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    Perfectly Decentralized: Dash Alternative to Fractional Reserves

    The last three months have been a period of organization, according to Evan Duffield, creator and lead developer of the cryptographic currency Dash. Now, with the question of scalability from an organizational perspective answered, Duffield says, “it’s time to execute.” Disclaimer: This article was provided by the Vanbex Group. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by the Vanbex Group and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Dash Evolution “We are trying

    · August 29, 2016 · 2:53 pm
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    Atlanta’s Blockchain Enthusiasts Take an In-Depth Look at Dash

    At the most recent Blockchain Atlanta gathering, attendees were treated to an in-depth presentation on Dash by founder and lead developer Evan Duffield, and myself — Amanda B. Johnson — host of DASH: Detailed. We covered why a foundation of governance and funding is crucial to pursuing the blockchain’s first app, “currency,” and how Dash plans to be first-to-market with layperson-friendly digital cash via a product called “Evolution,” coming in 2017. Also read: Dash’s ‘Core’

    · August 27, 2016 · 5:02 pm
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    Dash’s ‘Core’ Team Fields User Questions in New Video Interview

    Answering everything from “Will future Dash wallets be based on Electrum or QT?” to “What happens if Evan Duffield gets hit by a bus?” five Dash contractors — Ryan Taylor, Daniel Diaz, Evan Duffield, Holger Schinzel, and Robert Wiecko — recently gave an hour-long Q&A on DASH: Detailed. Also read: Jaxx to be First Dash Wallet for iOS The full group interview is here: ‘Core’ Team Answers Your Questions The five guests featured in this

    · August 10, 2016 · 7:50 pm
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    Dash Presenting Solution to Decentralized Banking

    For cryptocurrency Dash, presenting at d10e next week, the goal is to have people walk away realizing that there is a lot more that can be done with cryptocurrency or digital currency than bitcoin has been able to achieve thus far, says Ryan Taylor, head of finance at Dash. Disclaimer: This article was provided by the Vanbex Group. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by the Vanbex group and is not responsible for their products and/or

    · July 20, 2016 · 7:37 pm
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    How Does the Dash DAO Work?

    All decentralized, blockchain-based networks are DAOs, or decentralized autonomous organizations — a fact not commonly discussed. But what precisely is a DAO, anyway? And is any form more effective than another?  Also read: Dash: The Original DAO The current makeup and performance-to-date of Dash’s DAO is found in this video: Dash: A More Sophisticated DAO? A DAO can be summed up as an organization of people who communicate with each other via a “network protocol,”

    · June 23, 2016 · 5:00 am
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    Dash: The Original DAO

    The rise of Ethereum’s The DAO is certainly cause for excitement. However, for Dash, the prospect of successfully operating a decentralized autonomous organization is already old news. Disclaimer: This article was provided by the Vanbex Group. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by the Vanbex Group and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Created in 2014 by Evan Duffield as “Darkcoin,” Dash quickly grew from a platform for highly-anonymized transactions to

    · June 1, 2016 · 2:26 pm
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    The Origin of Dash and the Future of Money

    The introduction of Bitcoin to the world sparked a revolution of finance and economics. Bitcoin set money’s value free from government constraint; now the value could be determined solely by the market. Instead of depending on centralized third parties for every financial transaction, people could exchange value around the world cheaply and in a completely decentralized manner. Bitcoin ushered in the age of truly digital cash. But Bitcoin isn’t the whole story. By creating an open-source

    · April 30, 2016 · 8:00 pm
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    Interview with Evan Duffield, Winner of 2014 Proof of Honor Award

    Evan Duffield is known for many things these days. He has revolutionized the altcoin world with the creation of Darkcoin, a cryptocurrency known for its privacy features unknown to other altcoins in its vicinity. He also brought to light a variety of problems in Bitcoin that he solved through the altcoin he made. I have had the privilege to interview Evan once before and was amazed by the calmness to his personality and how experienced

    · January 17, 2015 · 3:00 pm
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    Interview with Evan Duffield

    Q: How did you start the creation of the X11 Algorithm? Darkcoin came about after many months of thinking about how to create anonymous money. One of the necessary features of a monetary system like Darkcoin is a brand new proof-of-work system.  What I really was aiming for with X11 is a similar development curve where miners would fight to create small advantages much like the early start of Bitcoin. I think this a requirement to

    · July 23, 2014 · 2:41 am