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  • Available balances don't match? October 18, 2018
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  • Decred Price Forecast October 18, 2018
    Decred Price is currently trending downwards towards the $39.5 level. There is a 60% probability for it to rebound towards $42 resistance level in the next 3 days. If the price breaks below the $39.5 mark, it will continue to descend towards $38. Support 1: $39.5 Support 2: $38 Resistance: $42 Source: Tradingview chart on […]
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  • Politeia is going live! October 18, 2018
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  • Decred (DCR) Launches Politeia Voting System October 18, 2018
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  • Decred (DCR) Blockchain Project Launches its Self-Governance System Called Politeia October 18, 2018
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  • Decred Launches the New Politeia Voting System October 17, 2018
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  • Beginner intro to the Antminer DR3 (a Decred ASIC miner) October 17, 2018
    We've put together a guide analysing the Antminer DR3. It covers: Mining vs staking for Decred The DR3's profitability (now vs when it was released) DR3 compared to its competitors The guide: https://www.bitcoinkit.com/guides/antminer-dr3-specs-2018 ​ We'd love some feedback on it! đŸ™‚ submitted by /u/Bitcoin_Kit [link] [comments]
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  • Decred (DCR) Launches Politeia Voting System October 17, 2018
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  • Decred Ledger Support Update Request October 16, 2018
    I have been following the Ledger team on Trello about Decred support being added for a long time now but they don't any status update since June. The last thing they said is that they are working with the Decred team and that it has been delayed. Does anyone at Decred know what the status […]
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  • Decrediton October 16, 2018
    Hey, I'm new to Linux and hoping someone can help me. I downloaded the Decrediton wallet (.tar.gz file) for Linux. I extracted the file out as per the Decrediton setup guide (https://docs.decred.org/getting-started/user-guides/decrediton-setup/), but now I'm not sure what to do. The guide says: "If successful, this new folder should include a decrediton executable." There's a […]
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What Is Decred ?

Decred is focused on creating a transparent and evolved cryptocurrency. This project plans on using a community-based governance model that is still based on the blockchain model. This currency can be mined and uses a proof-of-work system.

Decred uses an original unique hybrid system, due to the fact that it’s using proof-of-work. However, it is not always easy for the miners to agree with the rest of the community. In order for this to happen, PoW mixed with PoS for improved results. One of the reasons why Decred is popular is that everyone can mine currency, regarding of whether they own expensive mining software.

 

The project has gained quite a lot of popularity since its September 2015 launch  Its smart technical features and the voting system are designed in such way to benefit its users. The democratic voting system allows for any arising conflicts to be solved quickly.

Furthermore, Decred can easily provide permanent transaction hashes because it separates the signatures of the transaction from its data which is in a way very close to SegWit’s plans for Bitcoin.

 

There are two ways Decred allows users to sign their transactions: off-chain and through Schnorr. These features put Decred above Bitcoin for the later still has a long time until it can implement such practices.

 

Unlike other blockchains, Decred offers a feature that enables transactions to expire when a set period of time has passed. This is possible due to users filling in an expiration date, which protects them from being included in the blockchain when the block reached a certain height. These transactions are cancelled by default when delays occur, such as in confirming them. It is well known that users of both Bitcoin and Ethereum would like this feature available to them as well.

 

These are not all the features planned for Decred. In the future, Decred will have a stakeholder-directed DAO, Lightning Network support, decentralized control over the development of funds, and improved privacy. It should be noted that these features are decided upon by the community and the team of developers. Clearly, this is a project worth following since the mentioned features sound exacting, and will make this cryptocurrency stand out.