#1 Cabin: Building Decentralized Cities | Jon Hillis + Zakk
Alison Burgess
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Jackson Steger
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Philippe I.
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prodcolin
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March 16th, 2022

Campfire is a limited series podcast translating the jargon of DAOs into plain English to help listeners understand how Decentralized Autonomous Organizations achieve wildly ambitious and creative goals. Each week, host Jackson Steger is joined by different DAO leaders and operators to help explain the tactics, traditions, and goals of the different online communities.


In the first episode of Campfire we hosted Zakk and Jon, the founders of our very own Cabin DAO.

Listen along as Zakk and Jon discuss everything from the origins and mission of Cabin, to the intricacies of nodes, network states, and emergent strategy in DAO ecosystems.

Topics Covered:

  • What is Cabin? - 02:07
  • Nodes as neighborhoods - 03:05
  • Brief history of decentralized cities and states - 03:50
  • Coordination and communication tools 09:55
  • Universal creator income (UCI) - 10:56
  • Shared culture/growing the community- (VIBE) - 14:15
  • Tech stacks for decentralized cities - 18:05
  • ₡ABIN token: What is the function? - 25:55
  • Guild Leaders vs CEO 30:30
  • Emergent strategy - 35:20
  • Onboarding + wayfinding - 38:40
  • Change of season: Season 2 - 40:00

Hungry for more? Subscribe to our podcast channel to be notified of new Campfire episodes! Follow Cabin on Twitter @creatorcabins or join our Discord to learn more about what we’re building—both physically and digitally. Until the next Campfire. 🏕️🔥

Episode Links

Zakk, Co-Founder of Cabin (@0xZakk

Jon, Co-Founder of Cabin (@JonathanHillis)

Episode Credit

Hosted by @JacksonSteger

Sound Engineering by @prodcolin_

Produced by @PhilippeIze

Distribution by @alisonclaire and @jieyuchan 


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