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Ethereum Archive – Viewing an Item

In the post Ethereum as a Decentralized Archive we developed a simple item contract for archiving. The item held the hash of a file along with metadata describing the file. What we now need is a way to view an item contract on the Ethereum network. The easiest way is to display the item in…

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Using Ethereum as a Decentralized Archive

Ethereum is a powerful computer which uses the blockchain for processing and storing information in a decentralized way. Applications, known as smart contracts, are executed on the blockchain and the cost of interacting with these applications is baked into the price. Ethereum may not be the only decentralized computer but it is the most well…

Po.et for Drupal
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Po.et for Drupal

KnowledgeArc is excited to announce the 1.0.0 Alpha release of our Po.et plugin for Drupal. The Po.et plugin publishes Drupal content to the Po.et ledger via the Frost API and ensures the ownership of a content creator’s work is cemented on the blockchain forever. The Drupal Po.et plugin is available for download at https://github.com/knowledgearcdotorg/drupal-poet-module/releases and…

Po.et for Joomla!
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Po.et for Joomla!

KnowledgeArc is excited to announce the 1.0.0 Alpha release of our Po.et plugin for Joomla!. The Po.et plugin publishes Joomla! articles to the Po.et ledger via the Frost API and ensures the ownership of a content creator’s work is cemented on the blockchain forever. The Joomla! Po.et plugin is available for download at https://github.com/knowledgearcdotorg/joomla-poet-plugin/releases and…

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Po.et – Own your creative work on the blockchain

We recently announced the new Frost API for Po.et. Po.et is a decentralized ledger for tracking the ownership of creative works. It uses proof of existence to verify the ownership of a particular work that is published to the Po.et blockchain. As KnowledgeArc’s decentralized digital asset platform evolves, it needs technology such as Po.et to…

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Introducing CollectionPress

DSpace + WordPress = CollectionPress. We are pleased to announce an open source project for the WordPress plugin, CollectionPress. CollectionPress brings together the document and knowledge management capabilities of DSpace with the content management and blogging capabilities of WordPress. CollectionPress can be used for creating an institution’s Author pages, allowing for each author to have…

CRIStin Upgrade and Addressing Harvesting Issues
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CRIStin Upgrade and Addressing Harvesting Issues

The new release of the CRIStin repository introduces new metadata fields which may break existing DSpace harvests. To address these changes, we have released a new version of the CRIStin metadata registry for DSpace instances and is publicly available from our code repository at https://github.com/knowledgearcdotorg/cristin/. Check out the associated README file for information on how…