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Insights from the Internet Computer ecosystem

User xiaobing lost access to the Internet Identity anchor attached to an 8-year neuron containing 32,000 ICP.

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cycle_dao Community Sentiment Report

12/7/2021

This is a loosely categorised reference document compiled from a survey of Internet Computer community members and “focus group” interviews with representatives of different sectors of the community.

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Arthur Falls

cycle_dao Governance & Ecosystem Perspective

12/3/2021

It’s high time we posted an article describing how cycle_dao operates, it's governance philosophy, and its views on the Internet Computer ecosystem. So here that is.

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Arthur Falls

NNS Proposal: People Parties

11/25/2021

A proposal to validate “proof-of-human” via a randomised video call in which participants direct their camera at their surroundings rather than their own faces.

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Arthur Falls

NNS Proposal: Change Dissolve Delay Bonus and Age Bonus Parameters

11/24/2021

The impression of cycle_dao is this is a fantastic proposal that we disagree with. The authors have empirically identified trends in the NNS which they perceive to be potentially associated with negative outcomes. The proposal is fair, and puts the majority of voting power in the voter group disaffected by its acceptance.

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Arthur Falls

NNS Proposal: Enabling Canisters to hold ICP

9/16/2021

Enabling canisters to hold ICP - currently only user accounts and the NNS can hold ICP

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Arthur Falls

NNS Proposal: Direct Integration with Bitcoin

9/15/2021

A proposal to enable users and canisters on the Internet Computer to transact wrapped bitcoin directly without the use of a centralised intermediary or an intermediary protocol. This is achieved by IC replicas running Bitcoin nodes. 

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Arthur Falls

NNS Proposal for 64bit Stable Memory

8/30/2021

A proposal to increase IC memory addressing to 64bit, increasing canister storage from an effective 4GB to eventually the full capacity of a subnet: Currently 300GB.

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Arthur Falls

Between a Rock and a Hard Place: DFINITY’s Communication Challenges

7/21/2021

cycle_dao conducted a survey of DFINITY Seed and Main Round financial contributors’ opinions and sentiment.

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Arthur Falls

The IC Launch: A market perspective

6/29/2021

A look at the launch of ICP

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Norton Wang

Deobfuscating genesis accounts

6/21/2021

In which we reverse engineer Neuron IDs of early investors to determine dissolve delays.

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Norton Wang