Friday, June 25, 2021

Open Source

Crypto Social Network ‘Minds’ Sees Users Flock From Twitter and Facebook...

Crypto social media platform Minds has been garnering users who are concerned about their privacy, according to the company’s CEO. The open-source platform,...

Permissionless Software Foundation Aims to Foster Open-Source Software With Bitcoin Cash

Just recently, Bitcoin Cash proponents were introduced to a new foundation called the “Permissionless Software Foundation” aimed at spreading Bitcoin Cash and SLP...

Kraken Pledges $150K for Development of Open-Source BTCPay Server

Crypto exchange Kraken has donated $150,000 to the foundation managing BtcPay Server, an open-source tool for merchants accepting bitcoin payments. Source link

Brave Browser’s Affiliate Link Controversy, Explained

Privacy browser Brave was called out this weekend when users noticed that typing "Binance" resulted in an auto-complete ending in a referral link. Source...

Latest Bitcoin Core Code Release Protects Against Nation-State Attacks

Bitcoin Core released a new software update Wednesday. Notably, it includes experimental software to hedge against attacks from nation-states and ISPs. Source link

Telegram’s TON OS to Go Open Source on GitHub Tomorrow

While Telegram’s TON and GRAM are delayed, TON OS, an operating system for the TON blockchain, is going to be open sourced on...

Anyone Can Host a Crypto Exchange – Tim Draper Backed Startup...

There’s a new plugin available that gives people the ability to launch a cryptocurrency exchange on any WordPress-based website. The project called Wpcryptoexchange...

Stablecoins and Crosschain Loans: 2 Projects Attempt to Bring Defi Solutions...

While decentralized finance (defi) solutions have grown popular on the Ethereum blockchain, developers have recently created similar systems by leveraging BTC’s network. A...

Big Tech Signs Rare Open Source Pledge to Boost Supplies During...

Major tech firms are opening their patents to allow developers to build much needed tools during the coronavirus crisis. Source link

Open Source PPE: Inside the Project Decentralizing Face Mask Production

Engineers in the Midwest are creating an open source method for manufacturing face masks. They hope to decentralize production to the local level. Source...