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At DAPS we believe in doing things right. We make decisions based on what’s best for the business and the community as a whole.

That’s why we decided to do things slightly differently to other projects. We are doing a security audit before releasing mainnet. Most other projects release mainnet and then scramble when someone finds an exploit, we are going the opposite way and ensuring there are no known exploits upfront.

While security is an ongoing practice, we are taking the big steps first!

With this in mind, DAPS is proud to announce that we appointed Red4Sec for the…


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The DAPS Project has recently announced its collaboration with Singapore-based information technology company Enjin and four of its gaming partners to bring playable DAPS characters to the blockchain gaming multiverse. Enjin aims to give gamers a better choice about how and where they store, play and trade their in-game assets. Enjin’s custom-branded ERC-1155 tokens will be the first in-game collectibles that can be moved between blockchain games.

Introducing DAPS

DAPS is an acronym for ‘Decentralized Anonymous Payments System’. The project’s aim is to create the most cutting-edge privacy coin in the world. DAPS will achieve this by releasing the first of its…


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DAPS development is progressing steadily. As we have announced already, closed beta testing is scheduled to launch early in the new year and after bug fixing is completed we will be launching mainnet in Q2, likely ahead of schedule.

The unique Proof of Audit protocol has come alive! PoA is no longer just a concept, but fully functional and automatic.

We are excited to show you this in action in the video below. First, you will see a PoS block, then a PoA block. These blocks are generated automatically, the same way it will in the live blockchain. The explorer shown is a placeholder explorer for ease of testing.


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Technologies come and go, but some technologies stick around and change the world. The communication protocol that made the internet possible is one such transformational technology, but there is another one on the horizon.

By now, you have probably heard about cryptocurrency — the rapid rise in the price of Bitcoin produced millions of new investors and many more millions of avid watchers. On the other hand, even many Bitcoin fans are not truly familiar with the blockchain, the transformative technology that makes the cryptocurrency possible.

No matter what happens to Bitcoin, Ethereum and the like, blockchain technology is already…


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Virtual items can be extremely valuable.

To provide some perspective, the highest price ever paid for a virtual item was $6 million for Planet Calypso from the game Entropia, and there is a long list of other virtual items from various games that have sold for thousands of dollars.

One recent example and success story is CryptoKitties, which has sold several virtual items for over $100,000.

CryptoKitties aren’t just cute little pictures of cats. They are non-fungible tokens managed, protected, and authenticated by Ethereum’s blockchain.

A non-fungible token is like a certificate of authenticity and proof of ownership, except unlike…


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Adel de Meyer #BlockchainChat

The world’s first blockchain chat launches this week on Twitter and it is one you don’t want to miss! John McAfee will be joining Adel de Meyer in an exclusive interview discussing blockchain technology and the fast-moving world of cryptocurrencies.

A handful of names persist from the origins of personal computing, yet only one remains on the cutting edge of technology. John McAfee, creator of the first commercial anti-virus software, is a man known for his bombastic lifestyle and dedication to cyber-security. The anti-virus programs that he developed protected an entire generation of new computer users.

One of McAfee’s recent…


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We are living in a new era for blockchain. Previously, most envisioned the usage for cryptocurrency as a ‘payment’ system. Satoshi Nakamoto intended Bitcoin to be a decentralised marketplace provider using the coins as payment. This idea was scrapped due to the headaches creating and managing such a system would provide. While these ideas weren’t new, the implementation of them was. Decentralised exchanges have become a staple of modern cryptocurrency, chipping away at the control of ‘centralised’ exchanges.

Ethereum is a perfect example of how the industry has shifted to a ‘decentralise everything’ mentality. The first successful ICO, Ethereum has…


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The ability to digitally assign an asset to a user is one of the guiding principles of cryptocurrency. Solving the ‘double-spend’ problem made Bitcoin a phenomena — the digital asset could only ever exist in one location, at one time. The setting of that standard opened an entire world of digital currency, and now we are seeing a branching out into other digital assets. Crypto Collectibles are an entirely new class within the crypto-sphere. Where cryptocurrencies are ideally non-fungible, each Crypto Collectible is verifiably unique. In fact, its value is dependent on that uniqueness.

Crypto Collectibles These digital collectibles have…


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I’ve been working with BrandMentions also testing their product in beta version. They just launched the commercial version of their product and I want to tell you all about it!

Developed over the period of two years with more than 10, 000 early-adopters, BrandMentions is a must-have digital marketing tool for all businesses big and small as it has useful applications for brand and media monitoring, competitor monitoring, web and social listening and reputation management.

BrandMentions is a project that started in April 2015. The app was initially launched as an MVP (Minimum Viable Product) in September 2015, to meet…


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Your network is more powerful than you give it credit for. The internet makes it much easier than it used to be to find the hidden influencers that you have access to.

The basic definition of a hidden influencer is somebody who can reach a few hundred people with one post on the internet. It doesn’t matter what social network they use, as long as they’re reaching hundreds of people per post. You can find tons of people like this if you know where to look. …

Adel de Meyer

Leader of great things at DAPS Coin. Host of #BlockchainChat, Advisor and Speaker. Author: TNW, @Hackernoon. Alias: CapricornCandy.

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