Epicenter podcast interviews Decred Team members

Five days ago, the Epicenter postcast crew interviewed two Decred Team members. The video reached over 11500 plays within these five days. If you are curious, check out the interview on epicenter.tv/episode/193 About the Epicenter interview Epicenter is a podcast about the technologies, projects, and people driving decentralization and the global blockchain revolution. The crew consists of Brian Fabian Crain, Sebastien Couture and Meher Roy which aim to find the most interesting people in the industry for in-depth discussions about their projects, ideas and stories. Epicenter is part of the Let’s Talk Bitcoin Network. With their appearance, the Decred Team members join a list of well known Bitcoin and Blockchain personas such as Gavin Andersen, Vitalik Buterin,… Read More

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The translation of Decred content is happening fast

Decred content is being translated into several languages. For example, we are working on subtitles for the Youtube Channel and a fully translated web wallet. Other translation projects are our docs, and most importantly: decred.org Via transifex.com/decred/public you can check the progress. We are always happy to welcome new translators to the team. If you see your language listed: feel free to contribute! Join us on the Decred Slack and look for the #international_ops channel or write to @jz or @haon for more information. Is your language not yet listed? Join us on Slack and let us know. Decred is a community-based project. You contribution is very welcome!

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Successful Hard Fork governance on the Blockchain

Yesterday the first stakeholder approved Hard Fork went live on the Decred Blockchain. Community members, developers and holders voted in favour of a hard fork to replace the old stake difficulty algorithm, the mechanism that determines the PoS ticket price. The new stake difficulty algorithm will bring more stable ticket prices. Based on simulations, it is expected that the new prices will range between 50 – 70 DCR. This makes PoS mining buying much easier. Affordable tickets will be available during any interval, which means that there will be less competition on ticket fees – and thus a higher profit margin! What are the benefits of a Hard Fork governance… Read More

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10K Visits Milestone for Decredible

Decredible has grown very fast. Today – about 2 months after launch – we have reached the milestone of 10 thousand visits. We have provided news updates and information about Decred to more than unique 1700 visitors. If you like the work we are doing: keep sharing our content and donate some DCR if you can.   We thank you all for your Decredible support. We will keep sharing relevant news and important information. Time period: Visitors Visits Last 30 Days: 863 5027 Total: 1707 10174 This table has been created using WP Statistics.

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Hard Fork voting update

Decred is the first cryptocurrency to implement on-chain hard fork voting. Moreover, it seems that the Decred community has already approved the first Hard Fork – completely decentralised. What are we voting for? The first vote includes proposals to start Lightning Network development and to change the PoS Algorithm. The first topic was announced in the 2017 Decred Roadmap, the second topic was brought in by the community (in particular by those who take part in PoS mining). The Hard Fork voting process itself is described in docs.decred.org/getting-started/user-guides/agenda-voting Preliminary results At all times, there are up-to-date statistics available. If you are interested, check voting.decred.org and dcrstats.com.  The statistics show that voter turnout is high. It means… Read More

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100000+ Downloads of the Decred software

Since the start of Decred many new users have joined the project. Recently we have witnessed the 1.0 launch, which has introduced many innovative features to the network. One famous example is Hard Fork Voting. On the official Decred website you can see that the Decred software has now been downloaded over 100K times. This is another milestone for the project! The latest release can always be found on github: github.com/decred/decred-release/releases All the software is open source. Feel free to join the development team or suggest improvements. Together we create the future of Decred!

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