IPFS Weekly 82

IPFS Weekly 82

# Welcome to the IPFS Weekly

Here’s what’s happening lately in the InterPlanetary File System (opens new window) galaxy and beyond! 🚀

# Using IPFS to fight COVID-19

Here are some ways people in the dweb space are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic with their skills.

# Top highlights this week

# Running an old version of go-ipfs prior to 0.4.20?

The upcoming go-ipfs 0.5 release includes write coalescing patches, which will trigger an old (long fixed) bug in secio which may cause nodes to panic! Upgrade ASAP or get in touch!

# People are building the coolest stuff with IPFS

Learn how IPFS addresses content (CIDs) and what goes into a content address in IPFS from project lead, Molly Mackinlay. 

# Check out our recent mentions

# IPFS en español

Looking for tips or tutorials on IPFS in Spanish? Check out these community resources.

# Quote of the week

# Job hunting? Work on IPFS!

  • Community Engineer, libp2p (opens new window): Help introduce new open source projects to libp2p and clear hurdles for them to adopt the libp2p stack for the networking layer of their system. Protocol Labs, Remote
  • Engineering Manager, IPFS (opens new window): Engineering managers have the challenging and exciting task of supporting and empowering engineering teams to deliver complex internet-scale systems in an environment defined by curiosity, passion, and a love for open source. Protocol Labs, Remote
  • IPFS Community Lead (opens new window): Provide tactical support for the IPFS community, creating a global community strategy, and executing this strategy on the ground! Protocol Labs, Remote
  • Project Operator, IPFS (opens new window): Tackle some of IPFS’s highest priority initiatives using flexible problem solving abilities. Also responsible for identifying the project’s most important problems, structuring them, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to come to a solution. Protocol Labs, Remote
  • Specifications Engineer, libp2p (opens new window): Help write clear specifications for libp2p, and thus aid in new languages being able to implement the libp2p specs correctly. Protocol Labs, Remote
  • Senior Software Engineer, IPFS or libp2p (opens new window): Experienced in distributed systems design and implementation? Join our full-time open-source team where we value experience independently designing and implementing significant components of complex systems, and the execution focus and discipline to carry projects to completion. Protocol Labs, Remote
  • Software Engineer, the Underlay Project (opens new window): Strong full-stack web developer with an interest in semantic web and decentralized web technologies. The Knowledge Futures Group, Remote
  • Technical Product Manager, 3Box (opens new window): Own the delivery of new technical products and features across the 3Box suite of developer APIs, SDKs, and plugins, and manage the onboarding, engagement and partnership activities to ensure a thriving community and network. 3Box, NYC, Berlin, or Remote

Take care of yourselves and each other. ❤️

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