Published on: August 31st, 2021 • Duration: 39 minutes
Giving the community autonomy over their data and governance is one of Livepeer's core missions. Doug Petkanics, co-founder and CEO of Livepeer, joins Tegan Kline, co-founder and business lead at Edge and Node, to dive into the virtual sandbox of online video sharing. Even with a large number of competitors in the space, most notably companies like YouTube and Twitch, Livepeer is attempting to construct the infrastructure upon which a new generation of web 3.0 companies can exist. They discuss controversial topics such as the role of censorship within an online community. Petkanics believes managing this transition is an important responsibility, one which he wants to empower community members to govern collaboratively. Filmed on August 17, 2021.