This Week in Blockchain 10.19.18

This Week in Blockchain 10.19.18

Crypto in Boom and Bust   This week’s New Yorker cover story is a must-read deep-dive in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. RChain Board of Directors member Vlad Zamfir is the first person to speak in this long-ranging piece, discussing proof-of-stake:...
2018 Board of Directors Ballot Form

2018 Board of Directors Ballot Form

Ballot Information:   In preparation of online voting, we encourage all co-op members to look at the RChain 2018 ballot, which has all of the IOB (Item of Business) as well as the nominated candidates.      Voting Information:   The voting begins on October 22nd,...
This Week in Blockchain 10.12.18

This Week in Blockchain 10.12.18

It’s Time to Love Blockchain   Over at TechCrunch, Jon Evans argues that blockchains are “the new Linux, not the new Internet.” That said, he believes it’s time we all start loving blockchain. He says advertising-driven media is washed up, a...
RSong: The future of music

RSong: The future of music

While the digital era has been a boon for artists in many regards, two chronic problems plague the music industry: the loss of sound quality due to compressed files (such as mp3s) and the legacy payment systems that need to mature for the evolution of rights...
Become a validator and acquire RHOC for staking

Become a validator and acquire RHOC for staking

  TL;DR RChain Cooperative is selling RHOC to committed validators in order to secure the network   When Satoshi Natamoko invented bitcoin, he presented one of the first practical solutions to the  byzantine generals problem. In bitcoin, a group of people called...
RChain Asia: China

RChain Asia: China

The RChain Cooperative values individual empowerment and community-driven development. They are vital to the project’s goals to enhance coordination on a global scale. RChain Asia is a prime example of these principles catching on across the Pacific. Early adopters A...