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The Allocation Strategy and upgradeability

We decided to design rDAI in a very simple and straightforward way. We allow users to deposit their DAI, get back an equal amount of rDAI, and choose who gets the interest. The core things we tried to optimize for were: rDAI must be easily transferable, and completely fungible The interest must be easily programmable Read more about The Allocation Strategy and upgradeability[…]

Tallinn Blockchain Developers Meetup 20190724: Aragon app workshop

At Tallinn Blockchain Developers Meetup, we gather Blockchain developers in Estonia to meet and learn about Blockchain (mainly Ethereum) development together. In the July meetup, we are learning together how to use the Aragon to create your own DAO on Ethereum. Also as an example an Aragon app that is to manage ether fund by Read more about Tallinn Blockchain Developers Meetup 20190724: Aragon app workshop[…]

Health Records are a gold mine

Hoarding Data is profitable Data has become the most powerful economic driver of the last decade, with companies like Google and Facebook achieving market dominance through data collection and analysis. However, this has brought with it significant debate around the issues of personal data and privacy. The current model of data-driven businesses is based on Read more about Health Records are a gold mine[…]

tZERO and the libertarian philosophy that drives Patrick Byrne

The success of launching tZERO marks a significant milestone in the mainstream adoption of the Blockchain technology. However the achievement did not come by accident, Patrick Byrne, the executive chairman of tZERO, is a deep believer of Austrian economics 1) What is Austrian Economics? , and would describe him a Hayekian 2) Friedrich Hayek . Because of Read more about tZERO and the libertarian philosophy that drives Patrick Byrne[…]

Non-Fungible-Tokens. What’s next?

Crypto Tokens The ERC-20 standard, first proposed in 2015, created the opportunity for anyone to easily create new currency/tokens on the Ethereum blockchain. The technology isn’t new. You could create tokens on Bitcoin using so called coloured coins. However, with ERC20 a standard was broadly agreed on and formalized, guaranteeing interoperability of tokens between applications Read more about Non-Fungible-Tokens. What’s next?[…]