The last several months the Master Protocol developers spent laying the technical foundations of the Master Protocol, we now begin to add more focus on the design of smart contracts and smart property types. With that we’re introducing an effort to create an open source business requirements document which will be used as the basis for further development of The Master Protocol specification. But first some background. Continue reading “Transforming The Bitcoin Economy: Master Protocol Smart Property Business Requirements”
From developer sync up meeting notes today.
The deadline for the DEx will be as follows:
- item 1 February 15th – Draft User experience walkthroughs
- item 2 March 1st – DEx implementation consensus
- item 3 March 1st – Hard-core testing
- item 4 March 1st – End-User workflows & User Interface examples decision
- item 5 March 15th – dual launch of two DEx implementations
- item 6 March 31st – criteria evaluation
How does it work? Every Friday you or your group submit a project for consideration.
If you are the winner you will be paid $500 in Mastercoins or Bitcoins at the current exchange rate. If your project did not get chosen don’t worry you can submit it again the following week.
What are the criteria? Continue reading “$500 Mastercoin Weekly Community Contest – Submit Your Project”
We want someone to manage the security testing for Mastercoin clients. The job description would mainly consist of:
- Creating bounties
- Publishing them on various channels
- Evaluating the responses and coordinating fixes with the dev team
We have reached the halfway milestone in the DEx and Mastercoin Wallets 300 BTC bounty. There is now a tabulation of the results based on feedback from participates and 150 BTC will be paid out as well as corresponding MSC soon thereafter. This post covers the major accomplishments throughout this contest as well as the results and judging methodology.
We use a lot of fancy techno-words trying to describe a lot of the functions and possibilities with Bitcoin. Yet it is really simple. Virtually anything can be turned into a “coin” using Master Protocol.
Our universe is filled with objects, real or imaginary. Those objects can be transferred, they can also be transformed or grouped together.
We can coinify private and public objects by agreement; get them all aboard the Bitcoin boat. Here are a few simplified examples to get you thinking about the possibilities:
A lot of people are trying to make sense of what Bitcoin is.
Is it a commodity? A payment system? Is it money? Is it the antithesis to centralization? Is it some way to build consensus? Ultimately, most people want to understand whether Bitcoin is something useful to them in their lives.
The Mastercoin Foundation hosted its first Bay Area meetup on Wednesday evening, January 15, 2014, in Palo Alto at the offices of Perkins Coie LLP.The hosts, Taariq Lewis (Smart Property Lead) and Ryan Keenan (World Chapter Planter) declared the event a major success. There were over thirty Bitcoiners and Mastercoiners in attendance.
Curtis & Faiz
MasterChest.info / Zathras
Mastercoin-Explorer / Maran and Jeffrey
Masterchain.info/ Grazcoin & Grimentz
Tutorial for masterchain.info‘s cool Hybrid web wallet (TM)
Recall that there is 100 BTC plus Dev MSC being given away just for testing, half of that will be given away in the next week! Both the Mymastercoin Wallet from Bitoy, profiled in lat week’s update, and Grazcoin’s Hybrid Wallet are available for testing. Additionally Marv Schneider is putting together a test plan.