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Questions tagged [decentralized-assets]

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What makes bitcoin decentralized?

I want to understand the defense mechanism of the Bitcoin price control. A rich company can buy a large portion of Bitcoins from different people in different exchanges. Then they can hold on to ...
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use block chain without using bitcoin based payment

I am beginner to bitcoin. I intend to develop a proprietary mobile app to trade some kind of commodity among multiple users( with a optional arbitrator in between but not a must). I got interested ...
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Asset creation on cryptocurrency/blockchain

I have a question regarding the creation of a blockchain application. In bitcoin its predetermined before the genesis block is even created, to only release a limit of 21 million bitcoins. Examples ...
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How does bitsquare sell/buy fiat currencies when it is decentralized?

I noticed that on bitsquare you can sell your BTC for fiat such as usd or euro. But my question is how is that decentralized when you want to cash out with USD or EUR? Who is the middle man that ...
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Problem of colored-coins/assets and other coins with a parent/child relationship of paying for fees with only the parent currency

I've looked into building out my own coin, but it was best to just piggy back on top of an existing blockchain like how colored coins and counterparty is doing it. But when going on this route, I run ...
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Is it true that colored coins or digital assets (counterparty / ethereum / nxt assets / etc.) have an issue of paying fees?

I'm looking to setup my own digital asset or coin on either counterparty or nxt assets or ethereum to distribute to my loyal customers, but I noticed that even if I created an account for my customers,...
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How would an atomic exchange of assets be implemented in a blockchain?

There are non-Bitcoin blockchains being created at the moment that are used to trade and transfer assets. It is my understanding that on such a block chain there are "tokens" representing assets such ...
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Can I issue digital currencies in instead of shares in a business?

Are there any restrictions as to whether you can use digital currency to fund your new business? Instead of selling stock offer DC for cash?
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Is There a Safe Way to Decentralize or Spread Ownership of a Company Using Bitcoin or Altcoins?

We are starting a social enterprise that is focusing on home oriented products and services - starting with real estate brokerage services. The profits from this organization will be used to battle ...
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NXT - What is the difference between an Asset and a Currency?

Reading the NXT website, it talks about an Asset Exchange and a Monetary System. First seems to be regarding assets, while the second article one is talking about currencies. Is there any difference ...
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Main Differences from Counterparty vs NXT Assets Exchange (SecureAE)

What are the main differences from counterparty and NXT asset exchange? I've been testing out the nxt asset exchange using http://www.secureae.com and using counterwallet. They both seem to be solid ...
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Decentralized product inventory (instead of simple orderbook)

I am thinking of creating a decentralized market place with public bidding. AS far as I have researched all cryptocurrencies and such only offer public ledgers with simple orderbooks. The only data ...
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Can you transfer NXT assets directly to another nxt account?

I purchased a few mgwBTC (multigateway bitcoins) and I want to be able to transfer them to my other account. Is this possible? Can someone take a snapshot of how this is done? thanks.
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How many OP_RETURN transactions in the Blockchain would be too many?

I realize this question may not have an answer and therefore might not be suitable for SE, but I'm very curious about OP_RETURN transactions. OP_RETURN transactions appear to be the accepted ...
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Can you delete / remove / update a decentralized asset in the NXT Asset Exchange?

I made a mistake when creating a nxt asset on the asset exchange. How do I delete it or just update the description? If I can't do neither, how do I get it delisted if its even possible.
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What are some of the advantages & disadvantages of the following: Colored Coins and Counterparty

Seeing the release of coinprism wallet for colored coins and I'm also playing with counterparty.co What are the main differences among these two competing decentralized asset managers? I see that ...