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Distributed consensus is changing the future of business

Apr 22, 2016
I stumbled upon a video from the Institute for the Future that provides a nice overview of what the blockchain is. In just a few minutes it explains why distributed consensus is useful. In other words, how can we verify a fact when there isn't a trusted central authority? Check...

How-to: Backing up your Dash public key by dumping the corresponding private key

Mar 30, 2016
The Dash QT Core wallet already creates a backup of your wallet.dat file every time you shut down the wallet. This video is going to show you how to backup the individual public keys in your wallet by exporting their corresponding private key.

How Dash rewards affect your portfolio

Mar 21, 2016
The longer your Dash masternode remains online, the more rewards you receive from the network. This of course has the affect of increasing the volume of Dash you own. If your volume increases, your overall portfolio valuation increases. But what happens if the value of Dash increases? To demonstrate the...

Excitement about Dash fundamentals

Mar 06, 2016
The past couple of days have been exciting for those interested in the digital currency Dash. After weeks of rather boring stability, the price and volume are increasing at the same time that questions about bitcoin's future are gaining serious media attention.

How-to: Upgrade your masternodes (no protocol change)

Mar 01, 2016
In this video, I am going to demonstrate how to upgrade your masternodes hosted at Node40. This particular video is for an upgrade without a protocol change. That means a remote-start from the local wallet is not necessary. Another video will demonstrate how to upgrade your masternodes when a protocol...