Welcome to the latest snapshot of Cyber Republic history!

In this edition, we display yet another Elastos use-case in light of recent news; present the exciting revenue sharing dApp Starwire; take a closer look at the Data Capitalization Campaign and launch of Leo on Elastos; bring you the latest, gem-packed Feng Han interview; break down a technical term you’re bound to come across; and report on community activities, Suggestions & Proposals, and more.

Happy reading 🙂

Fortnightly Recap

International

Rong Chen, Yipeng Su, and Jingyu Niu recently presented and discussed Elastos and the smart-web at the W3C 2019 Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee Meetings (TPAC).

Elastos was listed on X CoinCodeCap. The website tracks and ranks crypto projects based on their Github activity.

Elastos.Academy has been updated! We highly suggest developers take a look at the Academy to learn more about Elastos and create their first dApp.

Bitwork launched a writing competition on Twitter. Prizes include a free startup booth at the Malta AI & Blockchain Summit.

An ELA standalone update for ELLIPAL will be released soon!

China

In Hong Kong, “Sunny” Feng Han visited Junjie Deng, the Chairman of the Board of Asia Television Limited. Both sides agreed to issue tokens for limited edition of the shows by Canton pop stars Eason Chan, Aaron Kwok, Priscilla Chan, etc. on Elastos DMA.

Feng Han announced that he’ll be meeting with US Democratic Party Presidential candidate Andrew Yang in late October. Andrew Yang is a proponent of data privatisation and capitalisation.

Top Stories

“..titan social media conglomerates aren’t the only entities that are monetizing people’s information. There’s a huge black market in which certain medical records are being sold at around $408 on average.”

Elastos ecosystem partner WeFilmchain has partnered up with Matrix Blockchain and Blockmason in efforts to build an exciting new revenue sharing dApp called Starwire.

A report on the 2019 “Data Capitalization Campaign, Launching of Leo on Elastos Trusted Computing” Community Ceremony.

Interviews

A translation of Blockchain Impact’s recent interview with Elastos co-founder “Sunny” Feng Han.

Videos

Suggestions & Proposals

The Elephant Wallet team joined forces with the Enter Elastos Supernodes group in coordinating and unveiling the first worldwide Elastos dApp Idea competition.

CR Terminology

An application program interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications.

Another tremendous two weeks of Cyber Republic and Elastos events!

Special thanks to Vegas Mike for the beautiful cover.

Feel free to leave a comment anywhere with your questions, concerns, suggestions, and/or praises.

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