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Chris Housser, Co-Founder & COO of Polymath

In case you missed it, on Friday August 10th, 2018, I went live on Reddit to answer the community’s questions about Polymath. I’ve compiled the top questions and responses from the AMA for community reference. Thanks everyone for participating!

What are some of the things that the company is in the process of doing or have done that is a HUGE milestone and not a lot of people seem to know about and should keep an eye out for? (u/fullbring)

We are constantly hiring and partnering with a number of major players in the space. The security token movement is still in its infant stages. The platform is also getting developer support from the community. Pull requests have been made on Github for protocol improvements. The goal is that by this time next year, it will be the community that updates and improves the system in a truly decentralized fashion. Stay tuned to next week for more updates! …

KISS is an acronym for “Keep it simple, stupid” as a design principle noted by the US Navy in 1960. The KISS principle states that most systems work best if they are kept simple rather than made complicated; therefore simplicity should be a key goal in design and unnecessary complexity should be avoided.

This principle should be used for ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings). I applaud the efforts of innovators that try to adapt and improve upon previous forms, but more often than not it creates unnecessary issues.

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The crypto space is extremely difficult to predict and the Fear Of Missing Out displayed by investors leads to unexpected and very surprising results. …


Chris Housser

Lawyer turned Blockchainist

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