What’s Dfinity Internet Computer? A Brief Introduction

You might have heard the buzz lately about the Internet Computer – an initiative of Dfinity. It’s another layer 1 standalone blockchain, which has gotten the crypto community intrigued. It has been in development since 2018 and the mainnet was recently launched. Now, Dfinity and it’s Internet Computer don’t have a token yet. Instead, the participants in the private sale have an IOU for a future token generation event for the proposed DFN token. But, what is it and what does it do?