January 24, 2020 Dfinity showcases decentralized business networking platform, LinkedUp.

The demonstration revealed a LinkedIn-esque social media platform running on Dfinity’s decentralized “Internet Computer.” Reportedly built by “1.5 engineers in three weeks,” the project is intended to demonstrate the ease with which users can replicate popular social media platforms, such as WhatsApp and Facebook, in a decentralized manner in Dfinity’s ecosystem. Dfinity has raised $102 million from backers including a16z and Polychain Capital.