School of Block | Episode 5 | History of Decentralization

The initial vision for The Internet was meant to be free and decentralised. But things didn’t really go as planned. So, what went wrong? who’s to blame? and where are we heading? Let’s figure out.

Sections in this video:

0:00​​​​ Intro – hello, Internet
1:35​​​​​ A free tool for humanity?
2:34​ Tim’s vision for the Internet
3:09​​​ The early 90s: Microsoft, Netscape
4:30​​​ Antitrust legislation and the rise of big players
6:18​ But there is hope
7:08​ It’s all up to you