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IPFS iOS Backup

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{"ops":[{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/codynhat/ipfs-ios-backup"},"insert":"IPFS iOS Backup"},{"insert":" is a command line tool that allows any iOS device on a local WiFi network to be backed up to a private IPFS network.\n\nThere are currently two solutions to backup your iOS device. The first is to perform a manual backup using iTunes to your personal laptop or desktop. The second is to enable automatic iCloud backups. These two solutions fit most use cases, however, more and more users have become concerned about iCloud backups "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-fbi-icloud-exclusive/exclusive-apple-dropped-plan-for-encrypting-backups-after-fbi-complained-sources-idUSKBN1ZK1CT"},"insert":"not being end-to-end encrypted"},{"insert":", including myself.\n\nA prototype of IPFS iOS Backup was built at "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://www.ethdenver.com"},"insert":"ETH Denver 2020"},{"insert":" and later turned into a viable product through the help of an "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/ipfs/devgrants/issues/40#issuecomment-638429068"},"insert":"IPFS Microgrant"},{"insert":". This microgrant allowed me to dedicate the time necessary to turn it into a tool that can be used in practice as well as receive valuable feedback from others in the IPFS community. This work certainly would not have been completed without the generous contribution from the IPFS Grant Platform!\n\nThere are still some large "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/codynhat/ipfs-ios-backup/issues"},"insert":"open issues"},{"insert":" that were not tackled during the microgrant. However, it is now in a stable form that is usable by a small (CLI-friendly) audience. \n\nThe purpose of this Gitcoin grant is to have a recurring source of funding for future improvements to make this more accessible and increase adoption of IPFS and Filecoin.\n"}]}

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