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Reflection on recent global internet outage

3 min

If you are a frequent user of the New York Times, CNN, Pinterest, Reddit, Twitch, Spotify and many others, you may have been unable to access or use these services for hours on June 8. If this is the first time you are hearing this, and curious about what happened google fastly internet outage and you’ll get plenty of coverage on what happened.

Our point of coverage and relevance to lidonation is to underscore one of the premise of blockchain technology. If you live in many parts of Asia, many parts of Europe, the US or Canada, Australia, or some parts of South America, you might have a understandably untrue idea about the internet. People in these areas seemingly wake up and go to sleep with the internet, powering just about aspect of theirs lives: interfacing with governments, entertainment, work, relationships, and health care to name a few. Because of this ubiquity, many of us see the internet as this resilient global always on thing that no one controls. The June 8 outage is reminder that not only is the…


Regulatory FUD from the United States Senate Committee on Banking

1 min

If you live in the United States and follow blockchain enthousiastes, your twitterverse is, perhaps for good reason, a small frenzie this morning. All the fuss is over a letter sent by the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs to the Acting Comptroller at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. In the letter, the Committee raises concern over the previous Comptroller attempt to provide onramp to the legacy financial system for the burgeoning cryptocurrency space. The Committee urges the Comptroller to “take a closer look at the procedures and guidelines followed within the OCC regarding the evaluation and approval of the Anchorage, Paxos and Protego charters to ensure that the OCC’s supervision and licensing…


University of Wyoming may be staking ADA

2 min

If you live in the United States (or elsewhere for that matter), “Wyoming” and “crypto currency” in the same sentence might seem like a strange pair. But in fact, the state of Wyoming has become increasingly bullish on crypto currency...

Ethiopia integrating IOG's Cardano based system to manage student records

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IOG, too excited to wait for their official media livestream on Thursday, posted to their twitter account key details of Thursday’s announcement at 2:31 PM · Apr 27, 2021 UTC. “We couldn't make you wait until Thursday! We're announcing our...

This week in Cardano

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While every week is jam packed with happenings in the Cardano ecosystem, both behind the scene and on stage, this week's online event is surely big enough to usurp this week's article. On Thursday, IOG will hold it's [Cardano Africa](https://africa.cardano.org/)...

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