A preliminary schedule and reading list for 6.S974, Decentralized Applications, Fall 2018:

Tue Sep 4 Registration Day
Thu Sep 6 Introduction notes
Tue Sep 11 Introduction Blockstack Lab 1 is due today. notes
Thu Sep 13 Access Control Sirius Also A Critical Look, focusing on Section 4. notes
Tue Sep 18 Access Control Keybase and KBFS
Thu Sep 20 Consistency SPORC Also the first 3 1/2 pages of SUNDR.
Tue Sep 25 Consistency Frientegrity Lab 2 is due today.
Thu Sep 27 Queries Mylar Project proposals are due Friday Sep 28.
Tue Oct 2 Block Chain Ethereum Do this voting tutorial.
Thu Oct 4 Block Chain Algorand
Tue Oct 9 Columbus Day
Thu Oct 11 No Class
Tue Oct 16 DHTs IPFS
Thu Oct 18 DHTs KAD, POST, ePOST
Tue Oct 23 Project Conferences (1)
Thu Oct 25 Project Conferences (1)
Tue Oct 30 Storage Integrity Verena
Thu Nov 1 Storage Market Storj
Tue Nov 6 Social Networks Solid
Thu Nov 8 Social Networks DECENT
Tue Nov 13 Project Conferences (2)
Thu Nov 15 Project Conferences (2)
Tue Nov 20 Social Networks Snake
Thu Nov 22 Thanksgiving
Tue Nov 27 Identity OpenID
Thu Nov 29 Identity CONIKS
Tue Dec 4 Access Control BStore
Thu Dec 6 Access Control Upspin Project reports are due Friday Dec 7th.
Tue Dec 11 Project Presentations