Here’s a little light reading and easy listening. I’ve accumulating a huge amount of broadband lessons, stories and resources that can help you, your staff and your private and nonprofit partners. Over the holidays or down time in trains, planes, and automobiles, you might find some “catch-up time.” Enjoy.Community Broadband Snapshot ReportsThese qualitative analysis reports […]
Here are some of the places where the #platformcoop community meets, talks, and builds. Source: Connect – The Internet of Ownership NeighborSQUAD is creating a #platformcoop to enable the formation and governance of worker coops who are building Community Owned Networks.
The scope of Aragon’s influence has been broadening ever since the team started growing from just myself and Luis to a dozen of brilliant freedom fighters. We’ve had serious conversations, both community-wide and internally, about the direction that Aragon should take. We’ve gone from it being a nice way to manage a traditional business to a full-stack governance platform for sovereign […]
Welcome to the first installment in the How does blockchain technology work series!Update: July 22, 2017: I want to thank the 175,000+ people that have read this article, and due to the high volume of questions I get on a daily basis, I’ve decided to add some direction to this post, which is a now […]
follow the stuff below.In this journey, I’ve managed to create a sequence of resources to be followed to avoid randomness(which I’ve been through).Pre gyan session:A 101 Noob Intro to Programming Smart Contracts on EthereumSome general gyan before you start:Getting Started as an Ethereum Web DeveloperSequence of articles I’ve followedHow to deploy the smart contractHow to […]
If you believe that closing the digital divide is critical, community networks are something everyone can support. These are ‘do it yourself’ networks built by people for the people often with no technical expertise. Community Networks are something you can promote, donate to, or even build yourself.This page will get you started.Together we can help […]
NeighborSQUAD is researching how a Token Economy might help to jump start bringing in early adopters interested in forming Worker Owned Coops that would provide service and support for Community Owned Networks. Diminishing UX/Network Effects: New Token-Based Incentivizes for Early AdoptersBefore blockchains and the digital scarcity of tokens, it was difficult to attract early users to […]
Blockchain as a Service is coming in 2018. We’re looking at the future of how Blockchain technologies can help us with our mission of enabling Worker Owned Coops to provide service and support for Community Owned Networks. Check out the alpha release of MIMIR: MIMIR Alpha TestMIMIR Blockchain Solutions is the world’s first Decentralized Ethereum […]
Here at NeighborSQUAD we’re thinking a lot about how we can scale and have a decentralized open organization. One of the efforts we are following is “Colony.” Open OrganizationsWe believe that the most successful organizations of the future will be open.Openness is not about open plan offices or ‘20% time’. It’s about how decisions get […]
The author of this article, Brian Hall, has been leading the efforts at NYCmesh for several years. Here are some notes and ideas on how to start a community network.