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MaidSafe

MaidSafe

Maidsafe is an autonomous data network and blockchain based storage platform.

MaidSafe (MAID) is an autonomous data network and blockchain based storage platform founded in 2006 by David Irvine and headquartered in Ayr, Scotland. The MaidSafe cryptocurrency powers the SAFE (Secure Access For Everyone) network which is a decentralized blockchain-based system and smart contract provider.The cryptocurrency symbol for the MaidSafe cryptocurrency is "MAID" and stands for "Massive Array of Internet Disks". 



Funding

Equity crowdfunding round 1

On April 24, 2014 MaidSafe engaged in an equity crowdfunding campaign raising $6 million in funding. 

Equity crowdfunding round 2

On October 13, 2016 MaidSafe held their second round of equity crowdfunding campaign raising $1.6 million in funding. 

Timeline

People

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David Irvine

Founder



Further reading

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Author
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Autonomous Network

David Irvine, Fraser Hutchison, Steve Mucklisch

Academic

Beyond Bitcoin: Crypto-Ownership Companies Hope You're Ready To Decentralize Everything On The Internet

Kashmir Hill

Web

Bitcoin Internet: The Plan for a Decentralized Web that Runs on Cryptocurrency

Victoria Turk

Web

Decentralized Internet Project MaidSafe to Raise Funds via 'Safecoin' Sale

Jon Southhurst

Web

What is Maidsafe?

Colin Adams

Web

What is MaidSafeCoin? | Beginner's Guide - CoinCentral

Paul Andrew

Web

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Date
Link

MaidSafe on the Keiser Report

August 15, 2014

MaidSafe Technology Overview - Short

February 6, 2014

SAFE Network Dynamic Membership

September 12, 2018

The SAFE Network: A Quick Introduction

September 12, 2018

What are storage coins? (Storj, MaidSafe, Sia, Filecoin)

April 22, 2018

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