Tag: voting

The DAO Undergoes Low Voting Turnout

The great experiment called The DAO (the first decentralized internet company) began receiving its first proposals, and two weeks later, not a single one has met the quorum. Exactly two weeks ago The DAO started to receive its first proposals. At the beginning, the proposals submitted can be considered SPAM, an example of this is the proposal 2, which asks The Dao Token Holders (DTH) if they believe in god, …
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The DAO Curators Held a Meeting to Discuss Ways to Move The Experiment Forward

Curators, researchers, and original coders of the DAO held a Skype meeting to discuss the recent events pertaining the security of The DAO, and how to move things forward. Two viable solutions were disclosed. The software developer Alex Van de Sande, one of The DAO curators, announced today that a skype meeting between curators, the original researchers who published the attack vector paper, and the original coders of the DAO …
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Virginia Startup Seeks Kickstarter Funding for Blockchain Voting Platform

A Virginia-based startup has set its sights on modernizing the outdated voting system with the same technology backing the bitcoin digital currency: the blockchain. Follow My Vote recently launched a kickstarter campaign to help fund their open-source voting platform. With 51 remaining days in the fundraising campaign, the project has raised $2,393 from 23 backers so far. The developer team is hoping to hit their mark of $3.2 million. Blockchain …
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Tamper-proof Decentralized Blockchain Voting With BitCongress

Although it seems rather difficult to understand for people who have no passion for digital currency whatsoever, there are plenty of reasons to get excited about Bitcoin itself. However, for now, the largest focus is on blockchain technology and what it can do for our society. BitCongress is one of the most exciting projects in development right now, as this concept is all about voting and legislation in a decentralized …
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