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Beam (Cryptocurrency)

Beam (Cryptocurrency)

Beam is a privacy cryptocurrency that makes transactions private on its network private by default.

Beam (BEAM) is a privacy cryptocurrency that makes transactions on its network private by default. Beam is implemented using the Mimblewimble protocol and officially released in March 2018.

Approximately 20% of Beam block rewards will go to the founders, investors, and the Beam Foundation for 5 years after its release; until March 2023. Beam users have complete control over their personal transaction information, and have the ability to control what information about them is shared and with who it is shared with.

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Alex Romanov

CTO

Alexander Zaidelson

CEO

Alexandra Shelenkova

Art Director

Amir Aaronson

COO

Beni Issembert

CMO

Dylan Dewdney

Beam Evangelist

Sasha Abramovich

Head of product

Vera Nevinska

Head of Communications

Further reading

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Battle of the Privacycoins: What We Know About Grin and Beam's Mimblewimble

Aaron van Wirdum

Web

Beam Announces 'Critical' Vulnerability in Mimblewimble Crypto's Wallet - CoinDesk

Christine Kim

Web

Mimblewimble Beams Up Greater Privacy | Crypto Briefing

Gerelyn Terzo

Web

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