Lockdown
Technology

NFTs Said to Be Used in Shanghai to Record COVID Lockdown, Combat Censorship

Shanghai residents are turning to the blockchain to preserve memories of the city’s month-long COVID-19 lockdown, minting videos, photos, and artworks capturing their ordeal as non-fungible tokens to ensure they can be shared and avoid deletion. Unable to leave their homes for weeks at a time, many of the city’s 25 million residents have been […]

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Opinion

How the Lockdown Made It Harder to Work From Home

Millions of years ago, when early humans stepped out to hunt, I’m pretty sure some of them chose to stay back, and work on rather important issues from home. Fast forward millions of years, and almost the entire world is now working from home. Of course, these are not normal circumstances. We’re in the middle […]

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