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Re: The Nostr Protocol

From: Jonas Smedegaard <jonas@jones.dk>
Date: Sun, 09 Jan 2022 12:40:49 +0100
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>
Message-ID: <164172844967.2083694.5882945446225955921@auryn.jones.dk>
Quoting Melvin Carvalho (2022-01-09 10:12:53)
> Hi All & Happy New Year
> 
> I came across a beautiful protocol for the read-write web called "nostr"
> 
> https://github.com/fiatjaf/nostr
> 
> It stands for "Notes and Other Stuff Transmitted by Relays"
> 
> It uses standards such as JSON, Websockets, Digital Signatures and more, to
> create secure social interactions and global identity
> 
> It's still in early days but there are already some implementations
> springing up
> 
> Well known s/w engineer "Uncle" Bob Martin, wrote of it: "Nostr, or the
> like, is the endgame solution for social communication. Decentralized and
> secure."
> 
> https://twitter.com/unclebobmartin/status/1479070661435871234
> 
> I think it will be an interesting project, and I've added an entry to our
> wiki ( which btw could do with some love :) )
> 
> https://www.w3.org/community/rww/wiki/ReadWrite_Protocols

Looks promising.  Thanks for sharing, Melvin!

Happy New Year to all,

 - Jonas

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