We’re not the only ones trying to save the world. Although egx does not directly support the initiatives below we do champion them and encourage you to learn more about them.

Humane Technology


Much of today’s web is abusive in that it spies on users, manipulates them, or denies them their rights. Groups are springing up to address these moral shortcomings.


Metrics Fixation

Decentralized Technologies





Resources for a Deeper Dive


Decentralized Resources


Identity and Web of Trust


Rebooting the Web of Trust Workshops


Rebooting the Web of Trust Concept Explorations

  • self-sovereign-identity: Articles and documents associated with designing and implementing identity technology using self-sovereign identity principles

  • verifiable-news: TBD: W3C Credentials Community Group repository for curbing “social bots” and mitigating the spread of online misinformation and “fake news”.

  • btcr-hackathon: Virtual hackathon to create spec and code for Bitcoin-based Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs)


Self Hosted and Federated

Lots of stuff, but mostly federated not decentralized:

  • selfhosted-awesome-selfhosted: A list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted on your own servers

  • awesome-selfhosted: - List of awesome Free Software network services and network-capable applications which can be hosted locally.

  • awesome-selfhosted: A list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally. Selfhosting is the process of hosting and managing applications instead of renting from Software-as-a-Service providers

  • awesome-fediverse: A curated, collaborative list of awesome Fediverse resources

  • dank-selfhosted: Automated solution for hosting email, web, DNS, XMPP, and ZNC on OpenBSD.

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  • awesome-p2p: An awesome list for those interested in building decentralized applications

  • vincent-awesome-decentralized: A curated list of decentralized, P2P (peer-to-peer), and distributed platforms and applications (“dapps”).