Afari is a decentralized social media platform that aims to give people more control of their privacy and data, and reward them for creating quality content that others enjoy.
The web app beta is the first step to achieving those aims. You own all your data on Afari, as it uses Blockstack, a blockchain-based naming and storage system.
Pointless Twitter clone, need to jump through hoops just to sign up
Okay, time to be that guy again...
Another case of using blockchain for the sake of using blockchain. I'm (and 99.995% of users) will not go and download a thing and figure that out just to sign up for this.
This product is a blatant Twitter clone which was created by search and replacing "database" with "blockchain", it's not needed and will be forgotten tomorrow.Max has never used this product.
Secure, easy to use, familiar interfaceCons:
Slight technical wonkiness due to it being their first launch
The Afari team has done a spectacular job in such a short amount of time, and I would highly recommend their platform for anyone who is the least bit concerned about data privacy.Hannah Wang has used this product for one week.