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Interspace.chat


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The following deployments of interspace.chat are currently available:\nhttps://interspace.chat - links to individual portals and free individual rooms. \nhttps://interspace.noncon.org - Parallele Polis NONCON virtual conference(this one will change soon)\nhttps://interspace.metagame.wtf - Metagame\n\nInterspace.chat - The Next Generation"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"In the current “lockdown and quarantine” atmosphere with collaborative events getting cancelled "},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://edcon.io/"},"insert":"left"},{"insert":", "},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://decrypt.co/21076/coronavirus-is-killing-the-bitcoin-conference-business"},"insert":"right"},{"insert":" and "},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://dailyhodl.com/2020/03/07/cancelled-bitcoin-2020-stanford-sxsw-and-james-bond-as-coronavirus-cases-top-100000-worldwide/"},"insert":"center"},{"insert":", combined with our experience with three implementations so far, we’re looking to launch interspace.chat to the next level, in order to provide the “commons” a well-documeted “turnkey” software stack and standardized deployment pipeline for any community that wants to produce / host a virtual event.\n"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Social Links"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#23527c","background":"#ffffff","link":"https://interspace.chat/"},"insert":"project website"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","background":"#ffffff","link":"https://github.com/interspacechat"},"insert":"github repos"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","background":"#ffffff","link":"https://keybase.io/interspaceorg"},"insert":"keybase 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deployments"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"establish templates for holding events"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"compensations for work done to date"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"run bigger and bigger virtual events, incorporationg external web2 & web3 features"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"supporting the Ethereum community in their organization and operation of virtual events"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Proposed Instances:"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Eth Turin"},{"attributes":{"indent":2,"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Eth Nyc"},{"attributes":{"indent":2,"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Eth Berlin"},{"attributes":{"indent":2,"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Eth Global"},{"attributes":{"indent":2,"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Gitcoin Hackathons"},{"attributes":{"indent":2,"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Development"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Development is done in an open source gitflow manner on the repositories of the respective deployments.\nThere are many web3 features still missing and given the interest in virtual conferences, we will give these use cases special attention:\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://unlock-protocol.com/"},"insert":"unlock protocol"},{"insert":" for ticketing / attendance"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://kickback.events/"},"insert":"kickback"},{"insert":" for signaling / attendance"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://hackmd.io/xeey67cPTIGZJf7xKlTE2g?view"},"insert":"POAP"},{"insert":" for NFT attendance proof"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://gitcoin.co/"},"insert":"gitcoin"},{"insert":" for kudos / hackathon bounties"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://mintbase.io/"},"insert":"mintbase"},{"insert":" ticketing"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Team"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/geleeroyale"},"insert":"@geleeroyale"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","background":"#ffffff","link":"https://github.com/sbutler-gh"},"insert":"@sbutler"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/exiledsurfer"},"insert":"@exiledsurfer"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/jaeh"},"insert":"@jaeh"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/robertovalenti"},"insert":"@profETH"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/Joshfairhead"},"insert":"@joshafairhead"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#337ab7","link":"https://github.com/MGrudule"},"insert":"@MGrudule"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"link":"https://twitter.com/petheth"},"insert":"@PETH"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/hammadj"},"insert":"@hammadj"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/JayWelsh"},"insert":"@JayWelsh"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/drewharding"},"insert":"@drewharding"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Partner Organizations"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Ethereum Foundation (negotiating)\nEth Global (negotiating)\nGitcoin\nParallele Polis\nNoncon2020\nEth Turin\nDOD / Eth Berlin\nLiminal Village\nMetaCartel\n\nTech Stack"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"This is for the full system (server deployment and interspace frontends).\n\nFrontend"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"ReactJS"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Jitsi-Meet"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Jitsi-API"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"YouTube"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Mozilla Hub"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Discord Chat"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Google Calendar"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Loft Radio"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nServer"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Jitsi-Meet"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Prometheus (Monitoring)"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"OBS (Open Broadcast Software)"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nHosting"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Docker"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Digital Ocean"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nRunning a conference"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Dedicated local machines, streaming three tracks of a conference via OBS (Open Broadcast Software) to YouTube"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"We want to support decentralized content delivery in the future i.e. livepeer"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"}]}

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