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    Version 12.1 Release

    Hello Everyone, It is with great excitement that the development team has just released our much anticipated version 12.1 of the Dash Core client. This release is our most extensive release to date, after which the development team will be able to focus fully on Evolution. Once again, Dash is...
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    12.1 Announcement / Finalized Date / Project Update

    Happy New Year! It’s been awhile since I’ve done a full announcement about the status of development, both of the core project and Evolution. We have had a lot of positive news in recent months that we’ve been working on, and I thought now would be a good time to update everybody on our...
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    LaBitConf 2016 Argentina

    Unfortunately I wasn't able to get to the end of the presentation! I had some slides with images of our GUI we're working on and some other new information.. I'll do another update soon :)
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Happy Monday! We are looking to move onto the next stage of testnet, but we need some active participation from the masternodes operators currently running active testnet daemons in order to test the code we are working on. Our test network is currently about 5% upgraded, we need at least 65%...
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Hello everyone, we have merged many changes into testnet. If you are running masternodes from source please update dashd and sentinel to the new version, we are doing a small test before pushing up new binaries and asking everyone to officially update.
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Morning all, there's a new version that fixes some issues with superblocks and sporks. The following link is a script,, you can put this in ~/.dashcore if you followed the guides in the OP. It'll automatically update and restart dashd when executed...
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Nathan imported proposals from 12.0, so now we have a full list of proposals to test with. Let's try voting on all of them, if we can get them all about 10%, we should be able to create a superblock. If you have more than one masternode, uncomment the vote-many line...
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    I suppose I misspoke, I don't mean we should create a bunch of committees now while the network is small. However, we're in the beginning stages of making a very complex and sophisticated software platform for money, if successful it will be of the valuation of a bank. That means we're going to...
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Small Update I'm going to be leading our testing of the sentinel platform by creating a real world simulation of what we're actually going to use the superblock system for. This basically comes down to needing to ensure that we can process more than 100 proposals that are generated from the...
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    12.1 Testnet Testing Phase Two Ignition

    Hello Everyone, I’m pleased to announce the second phase of public testnet testing for version 12.1. In phase one we’ve been working on merging upstream changes from Bitcoin into Dash-core. This included many changes to the way blocks are handled, nodes are handled and improvements to memory...
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    August 2016 Development Update

    Hello Everyone! I wanted to take some time to update the community about the state of the project and our current work. As you likely know, I recently returned from the d10e conference, where I met a number of volunteers and enthusiasts from the community. We also established many new industry...
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    12.1 Development Update

    Hello Everyone! Internally among the core-team (our core DAO which maintains the software, promotes Dash and executes its day-to-day activities), there’s been a building sense of excitement about the near future, d10e and beyond. Things are going great and we’re building momentum internally...
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    A Call for tungfa to Heed the Masternodes' Vote

    An Update About Youtube We'd like to update the community about our youtube account issues. We've found it was caused by a communication issue between various parties within the core-team and outside the core team. To fix communication issues in the future such as this one, we will be adding a...
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    V12.1 Testnet Launch Thread

    Introduction As you are likely aware, development has been progressing rapidly in 2016 as we pursue the next set of objectives on the 2016 roadmap. Because of the multitude of changes needed to facilitate the radical enhancements envisioned to our network’s capabilities and our user experience...
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    May 2016 Monthly Budget Report

    Sorry this is a bit late! The budget was successfully finalized and looks good for our upcoming superblocks. No further action is required. Thanks! -- The May budget cycle is nearly here, so I wanted to once again summarize the core team budget proposals and the current budget based on today’s...