Having a look at funkwhale myself. I uploaded my podcast to an instance over there, if you are curious there is what it looks like:
(which can be followed in mastofdon)
Here is an embedded mp3 file from that feed, I imagine one could swap these out for your regular hosting option, like podbean or buzzsprout:
I could see a way of offering volunteer pinning services in a relatively automated manner, and maybe some users would build filecoin into it to help with cost.
I could even see a way of adding lightning on top of said service offering.
Podcasting 2.0, for example, would sign up on any given pinning service. This service can be free or paid, mostly depends on the implementation details of the service -- main example is currently Pinata (https://pinata.cloud) which has both offerings.
When a new episode is released, P20 would add their audio files to IPFS and ask whatever pinning services they want to pin them via CID.
It's a way of offering to pin files for other users, paid or free based on authentication.
Little something I've been playing with on the side. Sort of a type-based reactive event abstraction library. Far from complete though.
Just got multicast negotiation/consensus working to allow multiple nodes on a lan communicate types to each other without configuration.
@dave I stumbled upon this project while researching different ways to potentially bridge lightning into existing application infrastructure.
Activitypub could allow for decentralized comments on podcast "posts" (episodes) while linking into a value block from an RSS feed could allow integration. Kind of a "why not both" approach.
@dave have you seen this, or perhaps other solutions like it?
I've been reading a bit about different tribes of decentralization and noticed a weird divide between rss/websub/indieweb vs activitypub/linked data.
Wondering if something like this might help bridge the gap.
RSS to ActivityPub Converter
Hoping to get P20 support in Vocal, a free linux desktop podcast client.
IPFS Lite (IPFS Lite node with modern UI to support standard use cases of IPFS) - https://f-droid.org/packages/threads.server
Gold mine of information for blockchain Layer 2 research
Layer 2 Scaling Survey
A whole trove of relevant topics on that site overall.
Hope this is the start of a good conversation.
PeerTube Podcasting 2.0 RSS support Question
I'm not convinced VISA joining the party is a good thing.
A bit out of date because keysend is so new, but still a nice reference from what I can tell.
Visualizing Lightning Network Wallets Architecture
Fascinating read. I actually got bit by this over a year ago moving ~2 PB of data with rsync.
Uncovering a 24-year-old bug in the Linux Kernel https://engineering.skroutz.gr/blog/uncovering-a-24-year-old-bug-in-the-linux-kernel/ via @wallabagapp
Intended for all stake holders of podcasting who are interested in improving the eco system