@Gargron @daremo It uses IPFS somehow, but also cryptocurrency and blockchain stuff – which on its own is a huge "No, get the hell out of there" from me.
I didn't really dig into their architecture, but apparently at least their web app is a central access point. While there might be other clients available, at least for the web app their excuse of not being able to moderate content is invalid.
Combined with the popularity of the platform among nazis and conspiracy nuts, this indicates ->
@Gargron @schmittlauch @daremo here is a random one thats on ipfs https://d.tube/#!/v/nazmulhuda12/QmWJ8kEXunQ8hWiRKCQev67TTkRAeP38ktwioyPyeRDZEo
@Gargron @schmittlauch @daremo if you look at the file its grabbing it from its ipfs hash https://player.d.tube/ipfs/QmTjZX7czEjodBPLVxyGzqq5kkMYayV5zx7d9r2vwSe8jX
@liaizon @schmittlauch @daremo Well, from a gateway under the same domain under their control. You wouldn't even know if it was serving it from a local hard disk drive or not. Besides, IPFS content still has to be stored by someone -- if it's not pinned, it disappears, so it's probably still just them storing it on their hard disk drive anyway.
Pretend for a moment that I'm trying to assess their value proposition at face value. I do not get the point.
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