Beyond Napster: 'Communities of Curation' and the Potential of P2P

As the Internet drifts dangerously towards centralisation, peer-to-peer is an alternative worth exploring. Before Spotify and YouTube became our platforms of choice for music discovery, peer-to-peer networks were the way to dig for tracks. So what happened to P2P and file sharing systems, and why is the magic of the technology so underutilised today?

André Mooij

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