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What IPFS Fails to Address?

If you were to visit ipfs.io today, you can clearly see that IPFS attacks the Web (and its underlying protocol HTTP) head-on. It is obvious that IPFS yearns to replace the Web as we use today partially or fully at some point in the future and decentralise it whilst yielding enough profits to its investors. Of course while there is nothing wrong with that, I think IPFS is no more adequate to replace the Web than BitTorrent or WebTorrent is, until it addresses content insemination problem.

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