03 December 2020 · 0 min read

Filecoin: Data Emancipation and The Permissionless Future

In this episode of Untold Stories, shows' host Charlie Shrem interviews Pooja Shah, Product Lead at Filecoin.

Filecoin is a decentralized storage network that turns the world’s unused storage into an algorithmic market, creating a permanent, decentralized future for the web. Prior to joining Filecoin, Pooja worked at Palantir, the leading Big data analytics company for Governments and Intelligence agencies, and started her own company Dagny, a virtual reality platform focused on improving the user's productivity.

Their conversation touched on a wide range of topics related to data and crypto. They include Pooja's time and what she learned at Palantir, VR and it’s roadblocks, Filecoin vs Torrent Platforms, how Filecoin is trying to disrupt the data industry, and what is and why data emancipation is important.

The video was first published on November 26, 2020.