A Decentralized Internet In The Freedom Box

A Decentralized Internet In The Freedom Box
technology

A Columbia law professor is developing an alternate internet based around low-power plug servers that fit in the palm of a hand.

John Ryan
  • 18 february 2011

Columbia law professor and free-software advocate Eben Moglen is organizing development of an alternate, decentralized internet built on what he calls the “Freedom Box.”

“Cheap, small, low-power plug servers […] A small device the size of a cellphone charger, running on a low-power chip. You plug it into the wall and forget about it.”

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