The New Kind of Network
Baidu-Owned Video Streaming Giant iQiyi Taps Public Blockchain for Performance Boost
The joint effort marks a step forward in the development and interoperability of two emerging technological innovations, blockchain and edge computing, NKN said.
Narwhal: NKN’s New Mainnet Comes To Surface
The Narwhal Mainnet is NKN’s first step to create the world’s largest permissionless public blockchain by number of nodes. The testnet already registered 13,000 full consensus nodes, and now the project hopes to scale it up to “millions if not trillions of nodes.
Case Study: NKN
At the same time China Mobile was rolling out its 5G service, NKN began engaging with one of the largest Video Service Providers in China that have been experiencing phenomenal customer growth and looking for new ways to meet the growing demand.
- nMobile is an extra secure and trusted chat app, available on iOS and Android today. - Why nMobile? To eradicate the roots of security hacks and privacy issues of popular chat apps such as whatsapp and signal, by removing all centralized servers. - Targeted audience: people who put highest priority on security and privacy, such as crypto community, minority groups, and financial/legal/health professionals. - Why is it better? nMobile runs on dataRide, a blockchain powered distributed communication system by over 20,000 independent, open source and community run relay servers.
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NKN Monthly report Jan 2021 - NKN officially supported by Coinbase Custody - nConnect wins commercial partnership with QNAP - nConnect Beta release on ASUSTOR App Central - Surge – advancing to a brand-new design for user interactions - Token economic discussion in community forum
NKN and QNAP launch joint solution of secure remote access for better global coverage. This is yet another major win for NKN's nConnect solution, which is now available on 3 out of top 5 NAS vendors.
Highlights: - NKN Official Website revamped from ground up - nConnect official release on - Synology plug-in market for DSM 7.0 - nConnect wins commercial contract with ASUSTOR - Surge, 100% private P2P file sharing app, won NKN Foundation Annual Award - NKN live AMA with core team: video & transcripts - nMobile updated to 1.0.3 on both iOS and Android - NKN 2020 Year in Review
Fortunately, all the hard work had paid off. NKN concludes 2020 on a very high note, with quite a few business and technology achievements. we had launched our core products such as nMobile and nConnect on top of the dataRide platform, and won two strategy partnerships with Synology and ASUSTOR. We are also under consideration by Coinbase Custody and actively traded on Uniswap as one of the most vibrant DeFi exchanges. We went through difficulties and problems, but we’re striving towards progression and goals.
This is the transcript of Video AMA with NKN core team in December 2020. You can also watch the full Video AMA on our official YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71S2tJ2I-Uc
Just in time for the holiday season, NKN foundation is pleased to announce Surge as the winner of our special award of the year 2020! The community developer team @rule110, who built Surge, will receive an award of 2 million NKN tokens. This year was very tough for every one of us but at least we can rejoice in the timely launch of the most significant and ambitious web 3.0 application ever built on top of NKN network and blockchain to date!
NKN November 2020 Report - getting ready for the new website launch - partners with Google and Searce for hybrid SaaS solution - 1-click full node deployment updated on AWS and Digital Ocean - nMobile updated to 1.0.3 on iOS and 1.0.2 for Android - nConnect running final test before releasing on Synology NAS market - Upcoming: Video AMA with founding team in December 2020