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The #1 podcast for crypto natives to learn about new concepts, trends and projects in blockchain, DeFi, NFTs and Web 3.

Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi) goes deep into the technology and economics behind crypto projects to dissect trends and themes in a global context.

Strictly not financial advice.

Feb 15, 2023

This is a sponsored episode from our collaboration with Filecoin

Huddle01 is a decentralized video-meeting platform built to be scalable and secure from the get-go and features web 3 functions such as NFT-gated meetings and decentralized storage for meeting recordings.


In 2022, it hosted over 30,000 meetings that lasted over 500,000 minutes on its platform. 


Today on Blockcrunch, Huddle01’s Co-Founder Ayush shares with us:

  • Huddle01’s 3-pronged approach to decentralizing communication

  • Problems with existing video-conferencing platforms

  • How Huddle01 uses Filecoin as its backend

  • Path to decentralizing real-time communication worldwide


Host: Jason Choi @mrjasonchoi . Not financial advice.



(00:00:00) – Introduction to Huddle01

(00:03:21) – 3-pronged approach to decentralizing communication

(00:07:22) – Problems with Zoom & Google Meets

(00:14:49) – Infrastructure behind Huddle01

(00:17:22) – Importance of decentralized file storage

(00:19:01) – Huddle’s moat over existing offerings

(00:21:07) – What Filecoin Virtual Machine unlocks for dApps & users

(00:27:29) – Path to decentralizing real-time communication

(00:30:50) – Huddle01’s go-to-market strategy


Sponsor message:

Filecoin is enabling open services for data, built on top of IPFS.


Today, Filecoin focuses primarily on storage as an open service, but looks to build the infrastructure to store, distribute and transform data.


Join the Space Warp program (Live until March 2023) to be among the first to build on the Filecoin Virtual Machine (FVM)


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