The Decentralized Social Networking Protocol Blog

US App Demo

23 September, 2021

Seamless cross-app content experience.

Shared Social Graph: An interview with Alison McCauley

30 July, 2021

Q: What is the social graph? A: The social graph is simply a digital representation of our online relationships. Today, social graphs are owned by private companies and each platform has their own. The social graph is immensely powerful, because so much of how we connect, learn, transact, contribute, and consume travels over the circuitry. So private companies who own our social graph have essentially become gatekeepers of our interactions. They broker our relationships, they get all the value o

DSNP Update: June 2021

08 July, 2021

Last month, our contributors met a huge milestone — we’ve delivered the first usable releases of the contracts and SDK. Congratulations! We’ve got big plans for this month as well — we’re preparing for a public testnet launch and beginning example client integration.

Hello World!

16 June, 2021

Hi everyone! This is our first post in the Blog, and hopefully the first of many more posts exploring the DSNP technology and solutions. For decades private companies have controlled our social networks and related data in walled gardens. They’ve controlled innovation. They’ve controlled how value flows. This control starts with ownership of the social graph—the digital representation of our online relationships that governs how we connect, contribute, and consume. We believe the socia

DSNP Update: May 2021

04 June, 2021

Our contributors keep plugging away, and in May they made many additions to the spec, SDK, and contracts. This work is setting the stage for our first significant milestone. In June, we are planning to deliver the Version 0.1.0 release of the contracts and SDK.