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Cardano Foundation Joins the Linux Foundation

cryptoknowmics.com 23 June 2022 11:05, UTC
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The Cardano Foundation is now a part of the Linux Foundation. Cardano revealed that they had become a gold member of the Linux Foundation in a statement made yesterday by the Cardano Foundation. According to the release, the Cardano Foundation is now the only nonprofit organization operating at this level. The Cardano Foundation stated its delight at the chance to progress blockchain as a technology that would change the world while also working on its dedication to open-source. https://twitter.com/CardanoStiftung/status/1539664593118793728

Austin Open Source Summit

At the Open Source Summit in Austin, Linus Torvalds and Dirk Hohndel, the Chief Open-Source Officer at the Cardano Foundation, had a private Q&A. Hohndel commented on the occasion, saying, "Open-source is about communities. It involves bringing together individuals from various organizations, nations, and backgrounds. Building a thriving open-source community around our platform is a critical component of accomplishing that aim, according to the Cardano Foundation, which is committed to accelerating the adoption of blockchain technology." Hohndel also stated, "The Linux Foundation, with its outstanding track record as a facilitator of collaboration around interesting open-source technology, is a perfect place for us to be." He further added, "With Dirk leading Cardano's open-source ecosystem and the strong community already supporting this work, we're excited to bring to bear our resources to build together into the future." Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation, said that the Cardano Foundation represents a natural path to the adoption of blockchain technology to enable decentralized computing across various applications.

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