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I have keybase setup for myself. I waited forever to actually get invited, and now that I have it, I don’t know what to do with it. Does anyone here use it? For what?

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    I’ve used it a few times to encrypt messages to friends or FOSS people.

    Honestly, I just treat it like another keyserver.

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      I haven’t tried using this yet: https://keybase.io/docs/kbfs But that’s one thing I’d like to use.

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        I’ve been on it since the beta, and it’s awesome. Hidden features like serving markdown: https://keybase.pub

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          Holy crap that’s awesome! It’s like a cooler github pages ;)

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          I’ve been using it just another keyserver and to verify some of my public presence. At the time I read about this kbfs but completely forgot about it. The idea looks awesome, will have to try it.

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          To me, it’s mostly just another social network that deals primarily in public keys, but its secure file sharing thing is pretty interesting. I’ve not used it for anything appreciable yet, though.

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            I use it to verify my online presences and as a GPG social network of sorts. I have found people I forgot about on there and it’s nice to see they’re using PGP.

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              I just use it to exchange encrypted email with friends. Honestly I just appreciate the fact that they FINALLY gave public key encryption some sincere UX love.

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                I have no idea yet, but I’d appreciate an invite.

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                  You can just click the “Join” link top-right on their homepage, no?

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                    pm me your email

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                    I used to use it for key distribution, but rolling keys is a real pain, so I stopped using it. I never got around to trying the keybase filesystem, though.

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                      the keybase file system is useful if you need to securely send a file to a coworker (secret keys or whatnot). GUI integration makes it very painless, and the data isn’t on Slack’s servers somewhere.

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                        I have an invite for it, but I honestly have no use for it.

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                          I plan to use it to finally start signing commits in Git and Mercurial.

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                            say whaaat?

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                              Via GPG, likely. That’s what I’m doing.

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                                By why through keybase? Makes no sense to me.

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                                  Like worr said above, just treating it like another keyserver.

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                                    Roger.

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                            I used it as the crypto layer of an improved archive format: https://github.com/robey/4bottle