This week Adam and Jerod talk with Brian Bondy, Co-founder and CTO of Brave. They talked through the beginnings of Brave and how BAT (Basic Attention Token) could be driving the future of how we offer funding and tips to our favorite websites and content creators. Of course, they go deep into the historical and the technical details of the Brave browser and their march to Brave 1.0. The last segment of the show covers how BAT works, how it’s being used, and also their interesting spin on an ad model that respects the user’s privacy.
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- Brian Bondy – Twitter, GitHub, Website
- Adam Stacoviak – Twitter, GitHub, Website
- Jerod Santo – Twitter, GitHub, Website
Notes and Links
- Brave Browser
- Browser.html, an experimental Servo browser in HTML
- Muon, a fork of the Electron framework
- Request For Commits #11: Funding the Web with Brendan Eich
- Tracking Protection in Firefox For Privacy and Performance
- StatCounter Global Stats, Browser Market Share Worldwide
- BAT (Basic Attention Token)