Recently events have unfolded that reinforce the importance of our project. The NSA has apparently had access to a number of popular websites for a number of years, despite most proclaiming otherwise. It makes you wonder how we got into this in the first place.
The internet isn’t so decentralized
From certificate authorities to .com domain names, one can argue that the US government, ICANN, and CA’s have overreaching powers on the internet. It is becoming increasingly apparent that this is a problem. How do we fix a problem when the underlying structure is the issue?
We build our own
A decentralized alternative with privacy, security, and scalability as the main features. Imagine you became your own ISP, independent of the existing infrastructure by joining a local meshnet or by overlaying your end-to-end encrypted traffic over the internet (ivp6 over ipv4).