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@@ -73,18 +73,18 @@ for GNUnet to use different mechanisms for communication, starting
with TCP, UDP and SMTP (support for the latter was later dropped due
to a lack of maintenance). In 2005, the project first started to
evolve beyond the original file-sharing application with a first
-simple P2P chat. In 2007, we created GNU libmicrohttpd to support a
-pluggable transport based on HTTP. In 2009, the architecture was
-radically modularized into the multi-process system that exists today.
-Coincidentally, the first version of the ARM service was implemented a
-day before systemd was announced. From 2009 to 2014 work progressed
-rapidly thanks to a significant research grant from the Deutsche
-Forschungsgesellschaft. This resulted in particular in the creation
-of the R5N DHT, CADET, ATS and the GNU Name System. In 2010,
-GNUnet was selected as the basis for the SecuShare online social
-network, resutling in a significant growth of the core team. In 2013,
-we launched GNU Taler to address the challenge of convenient and
-privacy-preserving online payments. In 2015, the pEp project
+simple P2P chat. In 2007, we created GNU libmicrohttpd
+to support a pluggable transport based on HTTP. In 2009, the
+architecture was radically modularized into the multi-process system
+that exists today. Coincidentally, the first version of the ARM
+service was implemented a day before systemd was announced. From 2009
+to 2014 work progressed rapidly thanks to a significant research grant
+from the Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft. This resulted in particular
+in the creation of the R5N DHT, CADET, ATS and the GNU Name System.
+In 2010, GNUnet was selected as the basis for the SecuShare online
+social network, resutling in a significant growth of the core team.
+In 2013, we launched GNU Taler to address the challenge of convenient
+and privacy-preserving online payments. In 2015, the pEp project
announced that they will use GNUnet as the technology for their
meta-data protection layer, ultimately resulting in GNUnet e.V.
entering into a formal long-term collaboration with the pEp