What’s up with Web 3.0?

Recent discussions around data privacy, “fake news”, bots, – not to mention the almost daily revelations about hacks, data and identity theft, have MADE IT CRYSTAL CLEAR that today’s Internet has some serious defects.Today it is not the Internet, but the social media platforms, search engines, e-commerce sites or financial institutions built on top of it, that provide us with our online identities, hold our personal data, and act as gatekeepers of information. On this episode, Dara is joined by James Parillo, GM and Lion Tamer at Figment.io – an organization whose mission is to support the adoption, growth and long term success of the Web 3 ecosystem and make it simple to build on the next generation of blockchain technology. Dara and James discuss the history of the internet, what to expect from Web 3.0, and how Web 3.0 can address the privacy and security concerns plaguing today’s web.