InterPlanetary File System Is Uncensorable During Coronavirus News Fog
Digital citizens are turning to decentralized protocols like IPFS to share news during the coronavirus outbreak.
Random numbers might not sound like a public good, but we actually rely on randomness for a host of socially useful things.
Filecoin will be the first protocol to use this production-ready version of drand to create decentralized, verifiable randomness for “leader selection.”
“What happened here, that no one expected, is the Supreme Court found fair use as a matter of law," tech lawyer Marta Belcher said.
Marvin Ammori, Head of Policy at Protocol Labs, says his crypto hero is Hal Finney, recalls his trip to Iceland and thinks crypto should disrupt banks next.
A virtual conference is being organized by a bevy of base-layer protocols – the Web3 Foundation, Near, Cosmos, Tezos, Protocol Labs and Polkadot.