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Decred

Decred

Decred (Decentralized Credit) is a self funded cryptocurrency project with community based governance.

Decred (decentralized credit) was founded in February, 2016 by Alex Yocom-Piatt, Dave Collins, David Hill, Jake Yocom-Piatt, John Vernaleo, and Josh Rickmar, and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Decred is an autonomous cryptocurrency using a decentralized decision making and self-funding structure. The cryptocurrency uses a unique hybrid consensus voting system that combines features from both proof-of-work and proof-of-stake voting systems. Decred also supports cross chain atomic swaps, cross platform wallets, smart contracts, and the lightening network.

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People

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Josh Rickmar

Co-Founder

Alex Yocom-Piatt

Co-Founder

Dave Collins

Co-Founder

David Hill

Co-Founder

Jake Yocom-Piatt

Co-Founder

John Vernaleo

Co-Founder

Further reading

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3 Things You Need to Know About Decred - Decred - Medium

Jon Creasy

News

Decred Is The Most Undervalued Cryptocurrency With A 15% Dividend-Like Yield, Possibly The Next Bitcoin

LCC Investment Research

Web

DTB001: Decred Technical Brief

Christina Jepson

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Decred Assembly - Ep9 - Litecoin, Decred and More w/ Charlie Lee - YouTube

July 10, 2017

What is Decred? Facts, Features, Function of Decred Cryptocurrency Coin

April 2, 2017

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