Description Cut out the service provider middle man. Projects like ServalMesh, Zyre, Briar, GNUnet and of course freifunk are already doing this. Let's make it a part of normality. Let's exchange public keys this way etc.
  • cjd –– cjdns, Hyperboria & the Project Meshnet
  • Bart Polot –– GNUnet Mesh Networking
  • Elektra –– Freifunk, BATMAN
Website(s) http://youbroketheinternet.org
Type Meeting
Keyword(s) network
Processing assembly Youbroketheinternet
Person organizing Dan, LynX, Hintjens, Cven
Language en - English
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Subtitle Cut out the service provider middle man, featuring cjdns, edgenet, GNUnet and Freifunk
Starts at 2013/12/30 11:00:00 AM
Ends at 2013/12/30 02:00:00 PM
Duration 180 minutes
Location Hall E

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Cut out the service provider middle man. Projects like ServalMesh, Zyre, Briar, GNUnet and of course freifunk are already doing this. Let's make it a part of normality. Let's exchange public keys this way etc.

We need more infrastructure that is run independently of nation states or for-profit corporations. Who owns all the wi-fi routers in our homes. Is it them or us? How can we as a society operate networks for the common good?

¹) Cjdns leverages Scalable Source Routing with a novel switching protocol and cryptographically generated IPv6 addresses allowing for near zero configuration mesh routing with confidentiality, integrity and man-in-the-middle prevention built in.



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