Orcfax
Standards-based Cardano oracle

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Oct
13
Introducing the Cardano Open Oracle Protocol (COOP)

Introducing the Cardano Open Oracle Protocol (COOP)

The Cardano Open Oracle Protocol (COOP) is a set of technical guidelines that enables the publishing and consuming of off-chain
10 min read
Jul
31
Orcfax July technical update

Orcfax July technical update

It has been a few months since our previous technical update but we've been quite productive in the intervening time.
8 min read
Mar
14
What is the real world?

What is the real world?

Orcfax is a trustworthy earth data oracle. It publishes information about the real world as data inputs to blockchain smart
2 min read
Feb
23
Orcfax February technical update

Orcfax February technical update

1. Introduction to the Orcfax vision 2. Orcfax roadmap status 3. The web3 data permance problem 4. The Cardano eUTXO
6 min read
Feb
09
Abstracting data access in web3 systems

Abstracting data access in web3 systems

The diversity of data consumed by apps in a truly decentralized web3 architecture is spread across multiple servers and different
1 min read
Feb
07
Ten web3 system requirements from Moxie Marlinspike's post

Ten web3 system requirements from Moxie Marlinspike's post

Last month, Moxie Marlinspike [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moxie_Marlinspike] published an in-depth, evidence-based analysis [https://moxie.org/2022/
4 min read
Jan
03
Why have more than one Cardano oracle?

Why have more than one Cardano oracle?

Having multiple options for receiving off-chain oracle [https://www.orcfax.link/what-is-an-oracle/] data from the real-world is beneficial to Cardano
1 min read
Dec
23
What makes Orcfax trustworthy?

What makes Orcfax trustworthy?

Orcfax is an oracle [https://www.orcfax.link/what-is-an-oracle/] which implements a standards-based specification (W3C [https://www.w3.org/TR/
2 min read
Dec
23
What is an oracle?

What is an oracle?

In the ancient world, oracles were people who delivered messages and knowledge from the gods to the mortals. In the
1 min read
Dec
23
Why the Cardano blockchain?

Why the Cardano blockchain?

Cardano [https://cardano.org] is one of the top five, layer one blockchains by market capitalization. Its protocols have been
2 min read