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Blockchain’s Future As The Future Of Democracy

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, News

Blockchain’s Future As The Future Of Democracy

Blockchain technology can revolutionize and optimize democracies in ways that will change the fabric of our societies for the better. It seems only a matter of time until democracies move on-chain.    Blockchain Offers Fixes When Democracy Needs Them Most Over the past several thousand years, one of the most rousing trends in human civilization has been our collective and…

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Japan’s Government to Test Blockchain System Q1 2018

Category: Blockchain, News, Tech

Japan’s Government to Test Blockchain System Q1 2018

Japan’s government, on the frontier of digital currency adoption, has announced it will be implementing data storage technology borrowed from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies “to update how individuals and companies interact electronically with government” with an objective of upgrading information security and simultaneously saving money on administrative costs. The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications will commence testing of a…

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World Economic Forum Calls for Better Blockchain Governance

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Commentary, Ethereum, News

World Economic Forum Calls for Better Blockchain Governance

The World Economic Forum published a paper about how better governance structures can realize the huge potential of the Blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The article, written by Don and Alex Tapscott, gives a thrilling overview of the governance of blockchains and the Internet and outlines how it can be improved. The World Economic Forum (WEF), one of the most powerful lobby…

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PIVX Puts Users at the Forefront of Governance

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, News

PIVX Puts Users at the Forefront of Governance

The privacy-focused cryptocurrency, PIVX, announced a change in its voting system to ensure true decentralization, putting users at the forefront of governance. Since the inception of Bitcoin, it could be argued that blockchain consensus has slowly veered away from the principle of decentralization. In the case of Bitcoin, with the miners unwilling to adopt the SegWit upgrade and a division…

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Tim Draper To Invest in Tezos’ Blockchain Governance Platform

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Commentary, Finance, News

Tim Draper To Invest in Tezos’ Blockchain Governance Platform

Tim Draper has announced that he will participate in the Tezos ICO. Draper is the third generation in a line of Silicon Valley venture capitalists. He is a founding partner of Draper Associates and Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ). His father was an early investor in Skype and owned 10 percent of the company when it was sold to eBay for…

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Charting FERMAT’s Next Leap Forward

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, News, Tech

Charting FERMAT’s Next Leap Forward

Fermat, the decentralized, open-source project is fueling a movement called the “Internet of People (IoP),” has released a new distributed governance model inspired by the cryptocurrency known as Dash. It features an embedded voting system, which includes community-cancelable contracts. Launched in April 2016, Fermat is building an infrastructure with a global map of everyone within the community with verified proof…

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BloqLabs is Born, Bridging Enterprises With Open Source

Category: Blockchain, Business, News, Tech

BloqLabs is Born, Bridging Enterprises With Open Source

Jeff Garzik and Matthew Roszak’s Bloq continues to evolve into a foundation for professionalism, experimentation, and standard-setting in the blockchain community with its newly baptized BloqLabs. If Blockchain Technology is the new Superman in the Information Technology field, then petty bickering and immaturity amongst developers and entrepreneurs are the kryptonite that has defiled this budding industry. From the beginning, an…

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Bitcoin Subverts Power, But this does not make it Democratic

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, News, Tech

Bitcoin Subverts Power, But this does not make it Democratic

A sociologist from the UK analyzes in a paper, how Bitcoin can be understood as a political technology. The approach is pretty interesting – even if the result is somehow weak. Tom Redshaw is Ph.D. at the School of Social Science at the Manchester University. And when it happens that a Social Scientists analyzes Bitcoin, he doesn’t care about technology,…

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Buterin and Todd Debate Over Zcash, SegWit

Category: Commentary, News

Buterin and Todd Debate Over Zcash, SegWit

Two weeks ago, Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd suggested that the ethics of Zcash, a decentralized privacy-focused open-source cryptocurrency, “would be a lot simpler” if it was proposed as a soft-fork to the Bitcoin network as a Bitcoin Improvement Proposal (BIP). In response to Todd’s statement, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin fueled a debate on the importance of market selection over…

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Will The Blockchain Kill Corruption In The Developing World?

Category: Commentary

Will The Blockchain Kill Corruption In The Developing World?

Since the Blockchain technology first appeared with the launch of the digital currency bitcoin in 2009, it has has been hailed to become as revolutionary and impactful on society as the Internet. This decentralized, open-source ledger software can be augmented to create a range of highly applicable functions ranging from transparent financial transactions and ‘smart contracts’ to voting systems and…

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