How to Live Without Google and Other Evil Tech Giants – impressive collection of resources for all trying to break ties to the big tech:
"[..] a good monetary system should be robust to changes in political moods. A cashless monetary system is less resistant to both the tyranny of the majority and shifts towards authoritarianism."
Particl Open Marketplace Alpha V2.0 Release
This version is going to be unlike other testnet versions we’ve seen in the recent past!
#Akira, The native #Linux #Design Tool for UX/UI:
Help make this a reality, Kickstarter campaign online and running! This is one of the final pieces of Linux ecosystem missing. If you care about #OSS, please share (even if UI/UX is not your thing :)
New Release Schedule for Particl’s Open Marketplace
#Particl was the first #blockchain to natively integrate #Segwit, the first project to integrate #RingCT on the #Bitcoin codebase, the first project to implement Confidential Transactions on Bitcoin’s codebase, the first project to implement #coldstaking, and the first project to enable a true #PoS coin to safely cold stake from a hardware device. Learn more!
Soundcloud -> @funkwhale
MeetUp -> @GetTogetherComm
LinkedIn -> @cloutstream
Google Calendar -> @calendar_social
Anything missing from the list? What else is needed?
We still have a tech position open at the Freedom of the Press Foundation (a nonprofit): a Sr. Software Engineer position to work on SecureDrop, the open source whistleblower platform used by 65+ media organizations, originally developed by the late Aaron Swartz.
You get paid to work
✅ from anywhere in the world
✅ on a world-changing project
✅ that's open source,
✅ stewarded by a small team
✅ that's led by a woman.
Help spreading the word is much appreciated:
Enough with the #ICO-Me-So-Horny-Get-Rich-Quick-Lambo #Crypto – an interview with #cypherpunk Timothy C. May worth reading:
On the other hand, does #nsfw tags apply when you have a home office?
One Small Step for the #Web…
Tim Berners-Lee presents his vision how to "save the web" with #Solid – personal data pods, available to many apps via API, extensive permissions and interoperability between them. Minus corps, plus user control.
Sounds _really_ good, but I'm a bit pesimistic about the adoption..
What would life be like without the #state?
"In the first in a new series, Newtopias, artist Gregory Sams sets out his radical vision of a world where the state no longer exists."
Particl Genesis Anniversary
A look back at our first year
On July 17th, 2017, one year ago today, Particl main network (mainnet) genesis block was generated, becoming one of the only pure Proof of Stake (PoS) cryptocurrencies. Let's have a look at what we've acomplished in one year!
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