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WebTorrent Update - Decentralized Web Summit 2018

WebTorrent Update - Decentralized Web Summit 2018

Feross shares an lightning talk update on the latest in the WebTorrent project , what's next for WebTorrent, and lessons that may help other decentralized web projects to achieve ease-of-use, adoption, and user growth.

WebTorrent: https://webtorrent.io
Event Link: https://www.decentralizedweb.net/

Feross Aboukhadijeh

August 02, 2018

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  2. GET STARTED WITH <SCRIPT> <script src="webtorrent.min.js"></script> <script> const client =

    new WebTorrent() const torrent = client.add('magnet:...') torrent.on('ready', () => { const file = torrent.files[0] file.appendTo(document.body) }) </script> webtorrent.min.js is loaded 2 million times per month