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What Counts as a Security?

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By Chase Smith Disclaimer: The following post is not intended as legal advice and should not be relied upon when making investment decisions, designing protocols, or other activities which this post touches. It is intended to foster discussion only. Consult with a qualified legal advisor before acting on any subject touched by this post. In […]

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CRYPTOCURRENCIES: ARE WE APPROACHING THE TIPPING POINT?

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The rise of bitcoin could catalyze mass adoption Bitcoin is up 500{e9b7b6e97581a958d2bc378a46799d644da7fe427050b58be8de8c4fdd2a2020} since July 2017 Last week, close to $15 Billion in bitcoin was traded daily. In the coming weeks it’s highly likely that we’ll see that number increase. By the end of 2018, it’s anyone’s guess as to how high the value of BTC might […]

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Belarus Looks to Legalize ICOs, Cryptocurrencies — Make Them Tax Free

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  In a radical move, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko aims to make Belarus an international “sandbox” for companies dealing with blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, offering a favorable climate for ICOs, tax breaks, and legal incentives. Belarus isn’t a stranger to the world of tech — having produced such companies as call-making and mobile IM app […]

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How CryptoKitties Proves The Value of Cryptocurrencies For App Developers

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  Based on data from ETH Gas Station, CryptoKitties is now the largest decentralized application on the Ethereum blockchain. This game, based on breeding and selling digital cats, has consumed more than 14{e9b7b6e97581a958d2bc378a46799d644da7fe427050b58be8de8c4fdd2a2020} of the total transaction volume and shows little signs of slowing down. CryptoKitties functions through a set of 5 Ethereum smart contracts […]

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OPEN Node — A High Level Overview

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  What we want to do with OPEN is create an ecosystem of people that are unfamiliar with the technical implementation details of blockchain technology, but want to integrate some aspect of it into their products. To do so, we have created a decentralized and open source platform that anyone can leverage. Outside of the […]

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The OPEN State

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A Proof of Ownership receipt that can be accessed from anywhere Introduction If you don’t already know what OPEN is check out our introduction to the amazing system here. There is a also brief overview below for those of you unwilling to open a new tab. The main points about OPEN It is a platform that […]

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How does OPEN work and what is this Scaffold?

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About OPEN OPEN is an architecture for bringing about the connection between the blockchain and centralized infrastructures, like Amazon and Netflix, that we know and love. It is important to build this bridge because without OPEN it is impossible to leverage the strengths that centralized systems have in computation, with the strengths that the blockchain […]

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Introducing The OPEN Platform

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  All About the Blockchain The blockchain has created a revolution around it by providing a secure method for transactions in a trustless network. By working in a trustless network and circumventing bureaucracy, the blockchain has the potential to work more efficiently and cost-effectively than massive centralized organizations. The promise of the blockchain has not […]

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What are the most important properties of the OPEN Platform?

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  The OPEN Platform is one that is built with a purpose that truly reflects its namesake — to create an OPEN ecosystem that drives innovation and evolution of the blockchain and drives its adoption by the mainstream. Let’s look at what that means from two different perspectives: capabilities of the technology as it relates […]

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[INFO] Open Money Potential

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  Some of you have been asking for an example of how the OPEN Platform would work. In this example, we will go over a very brief explanation of how it is planned. A dating app’s developer offers users an option to upgrade to a premium membership. They will implement OPEN Platform to have faster […]

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