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Nov 10, 2020
What’s the best VPN for crypto users?
VPNs were developed to address users' innate desire for privacy -- and therefore, personal autonomy. And though it serves a different use case, cryptocurrency appeals to this same core need.
Nov 9, 2020
Decrypt Reporter on Making Omelettes with Bert the Robot
Bert was talkative and expressive but he failed his audition to win a job helping to make omelettes. He dropped eggs all over the kitchen floor. Bert was actually one of three robots seeking employment as part of an experiment conducted by Adriana Hamacher during her Master in Science studies into machine-human interactions.
May 5, 2020
Orchid Is Hoppy to Announce Participation in Consensus: Distributed
The Orchid team will be returning to Consensus this May –– and in a whole new format!
Apr 8, 2020
How Orchid improves privacy using a public blockchain
Orchid is an incentivized privacy network, Open Source project, and consumer VPN service aimed to deliver new levels of privacy. But what does privacy mean? How private is Orchid, which relies on pseudo-anonymous payments on Ethereum?
Oct 9, 2019
Orchid’s Network: Random Selection + Stake Weighting
When you wake up in the morning and flick on a light switch, do you pause to think about how many tiny fractions of a penny that electricity costs? Or do you just flick on the light so you don’t bump your head?
Oct 9, 2019
Orchid: A New Approach to VPNs
We’re building a next-gen VPN market powered by probabilistic nanopayments, with a design emphasizing these core tenets: scalability, decentralization, usability, simplicity, and extensibility.
May 7, 2019
Orchid Labs May 2019 Update
Orchid Labs’ mission is to build open source software that keeps the Internet open and accessible — a natural resource for everyone, everywhere.
Nov 1, 2017
Supporting a decentralized, uncensored Internet for every person on the planet
What makes a better Internet possible? At Orchid Labs, our goal is to ensure that every person on Earth can have access to an open, decentralized, and uncensored Internet.