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Balanc3 is a smart contract powered Triple-Entry Accounting system. Balanc3 uses the non-repudiability and comprehensive audibility of the blockchain to guarantee the integrity of accounting records. Balanc3 uses EtherSign and IPFS – a decentralized data storage platform – and the Ethereum blockchain to construct, store, manage, and digitally sign documents. Documents may be in the form of self-enforcing smart contracts like employment contracts or invoices, or traditional text agreements. Invoicing through smart contracts automatically processes and records payments. The blockchain ensures that past accounting records have not been altered and are not alterable, once committed, even by the owners of the accounting system.
BoardRoom is a next-generation organization governance apparatus that enables distributed decision-making on the blockchain. The platform has systems associated with the stages and organization of decision-making including: a membership system to link each individual into one BoardRoom, a subcommittee system which allows registration of new members and organizational structure as well as a proposal system and a voting system.
Welcome to Skynet Academy, young contract. In DAOWars, you don’t play the game, your AI does. As a human player, your job is to design an autonomous agent that can outwit, outfight, and outlast the competition. Your tools are the languages and techniques of smart contract development, together with all the guile and strategy you can muster. Dominate the blockchain or face eternity as dead code in the ether.
ÐAppstore is a marketplace for decentralized applications (‘Ðapps’). It provides users with a single source for discovering innovative dApps and provides developers with an organized, well-known outlet to provide (and sometimes sell) their dApps. The store will enable users to download dApp “bookmarks” at no charge, from which the dApps may be invoked. Both purchase and “rental” of dApps (licensing backed by the blockchain) will be enabled, based on the business model of the dApp developer . The ÐAppStore may serve as one of the foundational elements of the emerging decentralized digital economy.
EtherEx is a fully transparent, open source and decentralized exchange built on Ethereum. Since EtherEx is based on Ethereum’s smart contracts, all of its operations are open and viewable on the Ethereum blockchain. These smart contracts allow people to interact with the exchange and its users on a trustless basis, making it a safer and more secure experience for everyone.
EtherLoan is a decentralized crowd-lending platform that enables financing transactions without middle-men, at very low cost and with a high security level, thus facilitating access to loans for developing economies and small loaners. EtherLoan solves the issue of micro-loaning by giving control to the user and offering: a trustworthy peer-to-peer loan market, a reputation score system and documentation verifier oracles.
EtherPoker is a decentralized platform for playing online poker with real money. It leverages Ethereum’s blockchain technology to provide the first online poker experience where players never have to deposit money on a site, the shuffle is provably random, and cards are cryptographically secure.
eSign is a system for managing and electronically signing documents and smart contracts using the strong cryptographic authentication of the Ethereum blockchain. It will enable users to upload reusable, modifiable clauses and to construct documents by selecting and modifying different types of clauses.
GroupGnōsis (Gnōsis) is a fully-featured service platform that enables complex predictions to be made easily. It allows users to buy and sell shares in the outcomes of future, arbitrary events. Gnōsis serves as the backbone for a variety of forthcoming projects involving the development of information aggregating wisdom markets, risk hedging, information trading, decision making, and financial markets. The core of Gnōsis is a set of interacting blockchain-based smart contracts. A generic front end is available with which to create prediction markets, and specific, topical front ends are in development. Data is sourced from an independent entity, Fact Server, to decide the outcome of propositions.
Hunch Game is a platform designed for trend setters and gossip gurus. Share your opinions on celebrity news and trending events before they happen, and collect rewards for correct guesses on the latest topics. This social prediction platform allows the crowd to participate in collective forecasting of future break ups, fashion trends, movie premieres and more.
Inflekt is an open source tribal network and events management platform. It enables a secure and fluid web of individuals’,’ tribes, and relationships between tribes based upon events attended and roles that were held at those events. It allows sharing responsibility for events and manage themselves according to group-defined rules. Tribes can arise withheld their own rules around membership, contributions in order to sustain membership, and different styles of management. It is a portal to a new frontier of cyber space in which individuals and groups can stake their claim by owning their information (data) and managing their identities. Cryptography ensures that what data wants to stay private can, and what data wants to be shared with other specific groups can as well. No one can advertise to the tribe or mine their information unless they collectively decide. Inflekt will begin as a series of events called The Entropy Experiment in New York City. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an invitation or suggest a contribution. Options to purchase tickets or earn them by contributing to the not-for-profit event, and vote on use of extra proceeds.
ConsenSys is working with Whim Gallery and media artist Benton C Bainbridge to explore the intersection of digital art, contracts and currency. The ConsenSys team has developed a ÐApp to establish the provenance of a series of digital artworks entitled justasec.XYZ. The fine art market maintains documents that verify the authenticity and track the ownership of artworks. Bainbridges latest digital art is accompanied by digital “Certificates of Authenticity” via the Ethereum blockchain and IPFS. The permanent and publicly accessible Ethereum documentation makes the media art unique and collectible.
Ujo is a new shared infrastructure for the creative industries that returns more value to content creators and their customers. Our open platform uses blockchain technology to create a transparent and decentralised database of rights and rights owners and automates royalty payments using smart contracts and cryptocurrency. We hope that it will be the foundation upon which a new more transparent, more efficient and more profitable music ecosystem can be built.
Weifund is a distributed crowdfunding campaign platform that uses smart contracts to enable users to use either a standard campaign or easily integrate their own. With either campaign and with no fee, each campaign is available to contributors through Weifund’s optimized user experience. Since contributors are able to use WeiFund’s community curation systems to select campaigns which trusted third parties have deemed safe and valuable, users can be ensured that their campaigns will only be shown alongside other quality projects.