Posts in 2024

  • Open Collective Foundation and Nivenly

    Saturday, March 02, 2024 in Blog

    tl;dr - there is no impact to Nivenly or our operations. The Open Collective Foundation (OCF) recently announced they will dissolve at the end of 2024. The Foundation is a fiscal host that happens to share a name with the software, Open Collective. …

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  • Resolutions passed

    Wednesday, January 31, 2024 in Blog

    Since losing our founding member and President, Kris Nóva, we have had some challenges getting together as a board to pass some much needed resolutions. Our secretary, Preston Doster, developed an alternative approach that has allowed us to pass the …

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Posts in 2023

  • Updates for October and November

    Tuesday, November 14, 2023 in Blog

    Nivenly Updates Hello everyone! As many of you know, we have been working to restore and formalize operations and duties after the unexpected passing of our founder, Kris Nóva, in August. We would like to update you on what has been happening in each …

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  • Hey, I've got questions...

    Monday, October 09, 2023 in Blog

    Hey, I’ve got questions… The Nivenly Foundation is growing fast and our community has many questions. We’re dedicating time from our volunteers to answer them. This blog post describes why we think this is a critical step to take at this point in the …

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  • An announcement regarding Kris Nóva

    Saturday, August 19, 2023 in Blog

    It is with immense sadness that we must share with you the news of the loss of our friend, our leader, and our mentor, Kris Nóva. It was Nóva who inspired us to come together to build Hachyderm, whose vision created Nivenly, and whose mission we …

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  • Haidra Nivenly Member Discussion Process

    Tuesday, August 15, 2023 in Blog

    Today is the beginning of the Nivenly General Member Discussion for Haidra. To help with the discussion, please take a look at our posts about Haidra and our Letter from Quintessence about Nivenly: A Deeper Dive into Haidra Building Nivenly: Letter …

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  • Building Nivenly: A letter from Quintessence

    Monday, August 14, 2023 in Blog

    (For those who would like to read A Deeper Dive into Haidra, please click here.) Hello everyone! My name is Quintessence and I’m the Executive Director of the Nivenly Foundation. I wanted to take the opportunity to talk to you, myself, as the …

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  • A Deeper Dive into Haidra

    Monday, August 14, 2023 in Blog

    (For those who would like to read Building Nivenly: A letter from Quintessence, please click here.) Hey everyone, db0 here. I’m the lead developer of the AI Horde and the public face of Haidra. I want to thank everyone who provided feedback in the …

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  • Federation Safety Enhancement Project Announcement

    Thursday, August 10, 2023 in Blog

    We’re excited to announce that the initial release of the Federation Safety Enhancement Project is now ready for community review. What is the Federation Safety Enhancement Project? The goal of the Federation Safety Enhancement Project (FSEP) is to …

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  • Our First Community Discussion and Vote: Haidra

    Thursday, August 03, 2023 in Blog

    We wanted to thank our members for voicing their concerns and questions about the recently announced Haidra project. It became very evident that we missed the mark for communications that our members would have liked to receive. For that, we …

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