Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) came back into the news in 2021, generally falling into two categories: blockchain projects generally centered around the issuance of Ethereum-based tokens, and blockchain-powered crowdfunding ventures for investors. To say that DAOs got off to a rocky start would be something of an understatement. The original DAO, formed in … [Read more...] about DAOs: The Next Blockchain Frontier?
I wrote a headline nearly a year ago "Blockchain Blues," about industry thought leaders considering "the problems as more major banks endorsed the technology’s potential." Now the blues are really being heard, with the backing on the Ethereum-based DAO, a somewhat utopian venture fund. The fund is winding down and is expected to roll back the transactions, something that would … [Read more...] about BLOCKCHAIN WATCH 06/19/16