The Building Blocks of Web3: Storage and Wireless Networks

December 20, 2021, 3:07PM EST

• 12 min read

Quick Take

  • In the “Building Blocks” series, we dive into the mechanics and developments behind major areas of Web3 as part of a larger effort toward a general categorization system of Web3
  • Here, we look at storage, a relatively established area of Web3, and wireless networks, a rapidly emerging new use case for blockchain technology 
  • Our main analytical method is category representation by exemplars – here, we examine IPFS as an exemplar case of Web3 storage and Helium as an exemplar case of Web3 wireless networks 

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