Article: The Top Performing DeFi Coins in Q1 Were Not on Ethereum

Money, Open Governance

The Top Performing DeFi Coins in Q1 Were Not on Ethereum

Most DeFi products are built on Ethereum, but the best performing DeFi assets in Q1 may not be what you think. Decentralized finance (DeFi) continues to do exceptionally well in 2021. But the top performing assets so far this year are newcomers—and don’t even run on Ethereum.

According to a Q1 Performance Recap report released today by cryptocurrency data provider Messari, the top two performing DeFi cryptos in the first quarter of 2021 were PancakeSwap and Terra.

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Article: Strong data governance frameworks are fuel for analytics

Access, Open Decision-Support, Open Governance

Strong data governance frameworks are fuel for analytics

As organizations become more data-driven, implementing a data governance framework is integral to their success with analytics.

Data governance is critical to keeping compliant with government regulations and avoiding the penalties that come with violating such rules. But beyond preventing potential problems, a good data governance framework can serve as an enabler of analytics success and empower more employees within an organization to confidently work with data.

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Article: Open Tech Forever Challenges Proprietary Innovation

Hardware, Open Manufacturing, Open Source

Open Tech Forever Challenges Proprietary Innovation

Open source hardware could be a revolutionary tool for unlocking our shackles to profit motivated, proprietary innovation. It has a vision to alleviate poverty through empowering decentralized and affordable, small scale production. Participants anywhere in the world can use the internet to access, improve, or adapt designs for local manufacturing and drastically increase the rate of innovation.

Open Tech Forever (OTF) is emerging to become a new force in open source hardware development by building an open source factory where it will produce open technology.

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