Starter en tråd om Filecoin:

Filecoin is a cryptocurrency powered storage network. Miners earn Filecoin by providing open hard-drive space to the network, while users spend Filecoin to store their files encrypted in the decentralized network.

If you wonder why such a non-sexy and not incredibly unique product like a decentralized file system would get so much attention from investors, you need not look farther than its list of backers. Last week a group of top 150 Silicon Valley venture capital brand names invested $52 million in the project, these include Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Union Square Ventures, Winklevoss Capital.