This Week in Blockchain 11.23.18

This Week in Blockchain 11.23.18

Climate Blues   One of the driving principles behind the creation of RChain is the fact that in the coming decades humans are going to need new social coordination technologies. Yet climate change isn’t in the future—its impact is felt on a daily basis. A...
This Week in Blockchain 11.16.18

This Week in Blockchain 11.16.18

Music (and Revenue) For All   Throughout history, there have been numerous means for supporting musicians. Over the last century, there have also been endless middlemen taking a cut of profits, beginning with the mass adoption of record players in the...
This Week in Blockchain 11.09.18

This Week in Blockchain 11.09.18

Cutting Down the Medical Paperwork   While there is a lot of focus on health care in America—who should have access to it; at what cost; pre-existing conditions—the frustrations of being in the system are less discussed. That doesn’t mean they’re not...
This Week in Blockchain 11.02.18

This Week in Blockchain 11.02.18

Wisdom of the Crowds   On her Medium page, Michele Leppard of Proof Media wites that we need better mechanisms for monitoring intentionally misleading information online—and blockchain can help. She cites a timely quote from Princeton University: Democratic methods,...
RChain 2018 Election Results

RChain 2018 Election Results

The results of the 2018 election are in! All Items of Business passed. Item of Business 5a was chosen for the monetary policy. This year’s election was held on-chain thanks to our partners, Govurn and Netvote. Four board seats were up for election. Two of the...
This Week in Blockchain 10.26.18

This Week in Blockchain 10.26.18

Voting on Chain   This week I attended the Crytpo Invest Summit in downtown Los Angeles. I took the Metro Line right to the convention center just in time to catch Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, who recently entered the blockchain space, discuss the technology....