P2P alternatives for centralised products

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Many services have problem that each other and thus their valuable database is not connected to each other. imagine what would happen if websites suddenly ceased to exist due to a failure blackout - google, facebook, youtube - half of humanity would be cut off from the world. And this problem fixed P2P model.

Recommendens links: https://github.com/kgryte/awesome-peer-to-peer

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kompowiec2List by kompowiec2, last updated 2018-11-06
  1. OpenBazaar icon

    services to replace: Amazon eBay AliExpress

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • ...
    OpenBazaar screenshot 1
  2. reep.io icon

    services to replace: any file hosting File sharing using WebRTC, ideally for IM which not supported DCC.

    • ...
    reep.io screenshot 1
  3. cjdns icon

    Cjdns is a networking protocol and reference implementation, founded on the ideology that networks should be easy to set up, protocols should scale up smoothly, and security should be ubiquitous.

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    cjdns screenshot 1
  4. Syncthing icon

    services to replace: Dropbox Google Drive MEGA Microsoft OneDrive Box MediaFire Yandex Disk and more protocols to replace:

    • File Sync Tool
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Cloudron
    • ...
    Syncthing screenshot 1
  5. IPFS icon

    protocol to replace: HTTP this compilated kademilia + bittorrent + git + CDN

    a lot of time will pass before he accepts, however, he would solve the problem of the almost all services

    https://github.com/ipfs/ipfs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Firefox
    • ...
    IPFS screenshot 1
  6. IPFSTube icon

    centralised services to replace: YouTube Vimeo Dailymotion Metacafe LiveLeak

    Also worth mentioning: PeerTube

    • Video Sharing Tool
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • IPFS
    • JavaScript
    • Go (Programming Language)
    • ...
    IPFSTube screenshot 1
  7. Bitmessage icon

    Protocols replace: email is great protocol which is de facto standard hovewer does exists experiments with p2p version. Also worth mentioning Jami Ricochet Mesh Cryptocat RetroShare

    P2P communications have a cons that isn't federated so not recommended every day. one exception is here but isn't P2P.

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    Bitmessage screenshot 1
  8. YaCy icon

    centralised services to replace: Google Search DuckDuckGo Qwant Microsoft Bing Yandex.Search Gigablast Yahoo! Search ....

    Problem is with non-free database. Sure, does exists project like Searx which is metasearch in some engines hovewer it's just prosthesis.

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    YaCy screenshot 1
  9. Mastodon icon

    centralised services to replace: Facebook X Google Plus VK Gab Tumblr ... mastodon worked similar to XMPP, is decentralized, fully interoperable, federated using ActivityPub

    • Social Network
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Cloudron
    • ...
    Screenshot of the Mastodon web interface

This list was created by kompowiec2 Jul 25, 2018 and was last updated Nov 6, 2018. The list has 9 apps.

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bruce4reds
CommentDec 9, 2020

Know any P2P VPNs?

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Tor ?

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I2P

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