Decred Assembly transcript Ep12 Governance & Proposal System

  Participants: JZ – Host – https://twitter.com/jz_bz Jake Yocom-Piatt (jy-p) – Organizer of Decred, CEO of Company 0 – https://twitter.com/behindtext   JZ And we are live! Hey everybody, I’m JZ sitting in for Tyler today and this is Decred assembly. We’ve got a great guest: Jake Yocom-Piatt (jy-p), Decred project organizer, head honcho at Company 0 and we’re going to be talking about all sorts of stuff today: proposal system, the call for contractors, and a bunch of questions from some of our Redditors. Jake, welcome! [00:00:31] jy-p It’s a pleasure to meet up with you Jonathan. I think this is the first one of these you’ve done and it seems like you’re delivering right on… Read More

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Decred Assembly transcript Ep9 with Charlie Lee

  Participants: ty13r – Host – https://twitter.com/_ty13r Austin Williams (AW) – Co-host – https://twitter.com/onewayfunction Charlie Lee (CL) – Creator of Litecoin, Ex-Director of Engineering at Coinbase – https://twitter.com/satoshilite   ty13r: Hello everybody, and welcome to episode 9 of the Decred Assembly. I’m your host Tyler and today we are joined by Austin Williams and Charlie Lee the one and only Satoshi Nakamoto, maybe who knows? Before we start the show, I just want to let everybody know that we had a successful first hard fork of the Decred Network, which happened yesterday. So it’s really awesome that we could get to have Charlie on the show the day after.  We… Read More

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Decred a true Bitcoin contender?

Blockchain is revolutionising money. Since Satoshi Nakamoto unveiled Bitcoin we have witnessed a massive growth of companies and codebases. Hundreds of promising cryptocurrencies have emerged. However, only a select few have proven themselves as true contenders to Bitcoin. Decred is one of them. Among the other ‘contenders’ are Ethereum, Monero, Dash, and Zcash. Read the complete article here: https://cointelegraph.com/news/top-10-altcoins-all-you-wanted-to-know-about-bitcoins-contenders Different point of view We can ask the question: is the competition narrative really what we need? According to some experts, cooperation and collaboration are lacking in the world of Blockchain. For example, Andreas Antonopoulos blamed some of Bitcoin’s development delays partly on community trolling. Working together could help to solve many larger issues… Read More

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