Article: Blockchain-based FundRequest for FOSS contributor payments

(Michael Downey) #1

From the blogosphere yesterday, a new, blockchain-focused entry to the field of interesting platforms to help raise money for open source contributors’ work:

Certainly an interesting use case, but is blockchain overkill for this? While a geeky & fun solution, do we really need the level of security & reliability that blockchain at least promises? Share your thoughts here. :slight_smile:

(Or other similar fundraising platforms if you know about any interesting ones. More to come!)