Bron: https://guldenadvisoryboard.com/een-gulden-toekomst/

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Na zoveel jaar crypto weten we één ding zeker, de crypto wereld ondergaat continu veranderingen welke niet te voorspellen zijn. De volgende verandering dient zich nu aan, en dat is een hele grote. Nocks is voor ons een belangrijke partner geweest. En aan dit waardevolle partnerschap komt nu een einde. Nocks heeft zojuist aangekondigd de exchange te sluiten en de software over te dragen aan een nog nader te noemen derde partij. We wensen vanuit Gulden het Nocksteam veel succes in de toekomst en bedanken hun voor de mooie samenwerking.

Vanuit Gulden denken we graag pro-actief en kijken…


By Malcolm MacLeod

For those who don’t already know about Gulden; Gulden uses a unique consensus algorithm which we call PoW² that combines traditional “proof of work” mining with a secondary system of “witnesses” to greatly enhance security. To be a witness coin holders must lock substantial funds up for a lengthy period of time (up to three years). More information on this system: article on security implications, basic guide to being a witness, simple graphical high level overview, some FAQS, detailed paper .

On October 16th we activated SIGMA our new hash algorithm at the centre of the “proof…


by Malcolm MacLeod — Gulden Lead Developer

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It has once again been a busy few months for the development team, with work split up amongst multiple different projects all of which are challenging in their own right and even more so when all going on simultaneously.

Unity/iOS

Earlier in the year we saw the release of our first “unity” based wallet for Android; since then a lot of work has gone into further improving the “unity” backend and implementing a new iOS app on top of it. With a lot of great work from both Rits and Willem this is now…


By Malcolm MacLeod

We will soon be entering public testing of our new ‘CPU friendly’ PoW algorithm. This article will give a high level overview of how it works; however before doing so first a discussion about how we arrived here and why we think a ‘CPU friendly’ algorithm is the way forward for Gulden is necessary.

Generally when the topic of ‘ASIC resistance’ or ‘CPU friendly’ PoW algorithms comes up people tend to immediately be separated into two camps.

  1. Those whose eyes begin to roll back in their heads as they explain that any algorithm that can execute on…


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In March we released our new Android app utilizing the new unified backend. While the development team has been very busy since then, on the outside things might seem a bit quiet and people might be wondering what we have been doing, so here is a quick update.

Android

The new Android app exceeded our expectations on launch, performing better than expected for version 1.0 of a completely new app. …


The Gulden development team is extremely pleased to announce the release of our new Android app.

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The new app is a massive improvement over the previous one, and features: Much faster initial network synchronization and recovery from phrase/link; enhanced address privacy; lower battery consumption; reduced bandwidth usage; along with dozens of other drastic improvements.

However, as exciting as the release of the app itself is. For us, this is a milestone not just because of the great new app but also because it is the first of our apps to utilize our new unified backend (codenamed Unity) that we have…


Door Lykle de Vries | 21 maart 2019

In 2017, op het hoogtepunt van de blockchain-hype, maakten we een serie interviews met Nederlandse experts onder het motto “Op zoek naar de schat”. We probeerden te achterhalen wat nou de werkelijke toegevoegde waarde van blockchain was. Dit jaar maken we een nieuwe serie, met mensen die daadwerkelijk met Blockchain aan de slag zijn gegaan en iets tot stand hebben gebracht. Wat zijn ze tegengekomen? Wat viel er mee, wat viel er tegen? Is de blockchain-hype voorbij, en is dat terecht? …


By Frisco d’Anconia

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Cryptosphere is hoping for a better 2019 following the dismal market performance in 2018. Alas! A setback, however, was recorded in less than two weeks into the year which has consequently reverse some earlier gains in market cap.

Since last week the media has extensively reported traders on the Gate.io Exchange platform lost 219,500 ETC which was more than $1 Mln in last week’s valuation to hackers. The infamous Ethereum Classic 51 per cent attack last week bestows a challenge to the entire ecosystem that needs critical attention by industry players.

Earlier on Tuesday news filtering in…


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De Nederlandse startup Nocks, dat betalingen accepteren voor bedrijven én handelen in crypto-valuta Gulden handig combineert breidt uit met een vergunning als cPSP. Het is de eerste keer dat een op cryptocurrency gefocust bedrijf naar buiten kan treden als iDeal partner.

Ondernemers kunnen binnenkort ook iDeal-betalingen accepteren via Nocks.

Recentelijk werd ook een vergunningplicht voor cryptocurrency bedrijven aangekondigd. De eisen van klantidentificatie worden al langer nageleefd door diverse bedrijven in de branche, maar een daadwerkelijke wet zou ook ruimte geven aan verdere professionalisering.

“Nocks hanteert al langere tijd een streng KYC-beleid waarbij we het identificeren van onze klanten vooraf afhandelen…


It’s so much fun to work on Gulden. I’m just thankful that I get to do this every day. There are hard times, of course. Moments when you don’t know the answer right away or have the solution. Moments where you need to be patient, because development takes time. But those are just challenges and dealing with those challenges is exciting.

I’ve been working on the new Gulden.com website with a lot of talented people. Developers that perfect the code, a UX-designer that reviewed every pixel and an illustrator that converted my ideas to images. …

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