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Understanding Web3: 10 Key Concepts Explained Simply
Web3 is the next iteration of the internet, where power and control are spread out among many. It’s built on new technologies that open up opportunities for how we interact and transact online. However, understanding the complex Web3 space can take time and effort. This blog post explains 10 fundamental concepts to help you get started.
Service Design is not enough for Web3 – an update is in the works
Service design is doing a great job, and so is its sibling UX design. We’ve all enjoyed the results in the form of better working apps and web services. But it’s good to realize that service design is a practice tailored for Web2 and its mainstream adoption dates back to the rise of digital platforms one or two decades ago. There’s an update in the works for Web3, and it’s called ecosystem design. I’ll explain in this post what it’s all about.
(The lack of) utility in Web3 – Tomorrow Explored Podcast
In this episode, we find out why Web3 projects often lack utility and what are the elements to keep in mind when setting up your Web3 idea toward success.
Building Web3 Services With Ecosystem Design – Tomorrow Explored Podcast
Tomorrow Explored Podcast ventures into the decentralized discussion space. In this episode, we will discover the basics of ecosystem design and how it can be used to create Web3 services. Our guest speaker is TX’s Senior Designer Markku Nousiainen, who utilizes these tools and principles on a daily basis.
Data Marketplace Aggregator Receives 1st Prize at Junction on the Web3 challenge by TX and Streamr
TX and Streamr mentored Junction 2022 hackathon teams to develop fair and ethical data business models. In 48 hours, the winning team Data Malfunction developed a vision of a marketplace that combines data producers and buyers on an easy-to-use platform using Streamr Network.
The next big Web3 opening may come from a Finnish hackathon
TX is coaching teams at the Junction hackathon this weekend to form fair and ethical data business models for the Web3 era.
Adding Web3 to your project: Hiring in-house knowledge or consultancies?
When a project domain lacks a dedicated person, it often becomes “everyone’s responsibility.” Ideally, everyone would allocate time to advancing the topic but in reality, that’s rarely the case. This problem is even more apparent in Web3 projects, where in-depth knowledge is hard to find. But hiring full-time employees in the early startup stages is not always feasible. So, what can be done?
Junction 2022: The TX and Streamr Web3 challenge
Find the essential information to launch your team to success in TX’s and Streamr’s Web3 challenge at this year’s Junction hackathon.
Values as a core of TX’s culture
In Autumn 2021, TX arrived at a crossroads. One of our main teams developed a spin-off project, now known as Silta Finance, and it was their time to move away from home. At the same time, design company Sangre was merging its forces with ours. With all these changes happening simultaneously, we had to create a new identity for our company.
Successful Web3 Services Require More Than Code Strings
New businesses are entering the Web3 development space at remarkable speed. As startup companies rush to publish technical whitepapers for investors, the question of utility is often missed. While we are busy building the next big thing for the internet, we shouldn’t forget about the fundamentals of great design, which includes understanding who the end users are and what they want.