A New Protocol Gemini

| Oct 15, 2022

First, we need to figure out What is protocol?

What is protocol?

Internet protocol is way that information gets to you. Now used protocol is HTTP/HTTPS. Which is acronym for Hypertext Transfer Protocol/Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure.

What is Gemini?

Gemini is a new internet protocol which:

  • Is heavier than gopher
  • Is lighter than the web
  • Will not replace either
  • Strives for maximum power to weight ratio
  • Takes user privacy very seriously

How to access Gemini network?

You have to install special client.

Windows

There are several, but I recommend Geminaut. There is also Lagrange.

MacOS

The best client for MacOS is Lagrange.

iOS

There is one gemini client on app store, called Elaho.

Android

For Android, there is two good clients. If you want simple UI, then Ariane is for you. Deedum is also good client, but it’s UI is not so simple.

Linux

The main GUI choices are:

For the terminal these two are the best:

How to find things on it?

You can use gemini search engine Geminispace. There are Gemlogs, which are like blogs. You can find really interesting thing on Gemini network.

That’s it.

If you need help with something feel free to reach me by mail or Discord(Username: JovanovicLuka#1700).