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Re: The Nostr Protocol

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2022 23:14:43 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJs=x4LLjw+uvaRYVZobb9YFFh0PTcoT71i36Nf1GS57g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jonas Smedegaard <jonas@jones.dk>
Cc: public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>
On Sun, 9 Jan 2022 at 12:40, Jonas Smedegaard <jonas@jones.dk> wrote:

> 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!
>

For anyone that would like to give it a try, I got an instance running here:

https://nostr.rocks/

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>
> Happy New Year to all,
>
>  - Jonas
>
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