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We definitely need some decentralized versions of the major platforms: Twitter, FB, Instragram, Google, etc. I think Steemit is great and a good start, but we need a Decentralized version of GAB and a Decentralized Search Engine and payment processor. Does anyone know of any Blockchain projects in the works related to these subjects?
Steemit is the most famous one
The topic about shadow ban is very interesting Ivan, you made an example of people who have high political views that being ban in centralised IT structure and with decentralized IT structure, they can´t be ban.
My question to you and all people here is, how do we limit the spread of hate, racism, and extreme views in decentralised IT structure?And how has the authority to do that?
Very interesting video
Decentralized platforms are great, but how do we deal with the issue of images or videos of example child pornography or murders etc being uploaded to a platform that cannot be censored?
It’s interesting how the people deal with the concept of shadowbanning once they realize it can be applied in FB…
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When you have a centralized structure you have to use the API to access information from the database, and there is no way that you can be sure that the API is even returning all the information from the database. When you have a blockchain, all the information is public and the client can get all the information from the blockchain, without any layer in the middle which can obfuscate of hide information - there is no secret proprietary database that hides information under an API which can give you information that is not complete - so custom clients and not having a proprietary API is very important and solves many issues such as shadow bans - we can solve the shadow ban problem because with the blockchain there is no proprietary API and you can build your own custom clients, and solve other issues as well such as transparency and integrity of data.