Orvium - Open and Transparent Science Powered By Blockchain
peter.suber's bookmarks 2018-10-27
"Orvium is the first open source and decentralized framework for managing scholarly publications’ life cycles and the associated data....
All transactions (e.g., submissions of manuscripts, revisions, publications, peer reviews, oracle actions, patronage results etc.) are stored on the blockchain and are accessible to anyone....
[Its decentralized storage] unlocks a public, globally accessible, fully traceable and trustworthy record of the publication process at a minimal cost.
[It] leverages forefront Big Data technologies and artificial intelligence developments to take scientific validity to a completely new level. Replacing the current obsolete rules with unbiased and transparent data-driven solutions.
Orvium's source code will be published under an open source license and driven by the community."