This paper discusses the very basics of blockchain technology and how we can leverage the technology into Internet to ensure decentralized Internet, net neutrality and censorship-free Internet. Additionally the paper calculates transaction size, block size and possibilities of putting a TLD(Top Level Domain) registry into a blockchain based service rather than a centralized organization.
The tutorial was followed by a panel discussion on 23rd February, 2018 with some Industry Leaders from The FreeBSD Foundation, Ethereum Research, ICANN and RIPE officials. The 6B panel discussion was titled Blockchain-Based Registry: No Kiddin’?. The following was the exerpt from apTLD team:
Based on the training session findings and building on vast experience of renowned experts, Members will have a chance to familiarize themselves with new prospects for registries in the uncharted Shangri-La of blockchain. Or, a chance may be there is no Shangri-La and it is all but mirage, who knows….