@jump_spider sounds like an interesting project!
though I'm familiar with blockchains, I'm not with Holochain, what lends it to be useful for a project like this vs other storage technologies?
what other pieces of glue are needed on top to implement an end to end bridge on it?
Holochain is kind of a distributed app storage built on DHTs, as I understand it. The distributed nature lends itself to decentralized technologies, imo. But mostly I just want to play around with it, haha
I'm thinking it's mostly a matter of registering an app with Facebook, simultaneously setting it up as a Mastodon app, and then having the Holochain internals. If I'm not mistaken, it'll kind of be its own social space because of Holochain, part Facebook, part Mastodon
@jump_spider oh that sounds super cool. If it's meant to be decentralized, does that meant all the data is in a global interconnected namespace? or are there potentially segmented networks?
forward looking, do you think this could also be used to aggregate your own personal data into a single query-able storage unit, then distribute to "edge services" like facebook, mastodon, instagram, blog, etc?
AIU Holochain, it can be both or either!
I hadn't looked that far ahead, but that's a really cool idea! Kind of a reverse Perkeep thing
thanks for sharing your project, I love learning new stuff and basking in your enthusiasm!
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