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Re: Web Credits -- Electronic Cash for the Read Write Web

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2014 15:17:20 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYh+6jq8phZ8pKBHAtCK-DY5c-Fdw4-0e0XTu9QtByqk_PA@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>
That should read #webcredits on irc.freenode.net


On 20 June 2014 15:16, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:

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> On 1 November 2013 15:10, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
> wrote:
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>> I've been working on an electronic cash system that's
>> oriented to the read write web
>>
>> The spec is available at:
>> http://webcredits.org/
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>> The main properties:
>>  Using web standards to read to get balances
>>  Creating and sending coins via the HTTP protocol
>>  Varied strategies to prevent race conditions
>>  Potential Trust overlays, starting with zero trust
>>  Participants can be named or anonymous
>>  New credits can be made using the semantic web
>>
>> The project is currently in design phase with the aim to build early
>> prototypes by the new year
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>> Please feel free to pop in to #webcredits on freenode if you would like
>> to particpate
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> Just a quick update on this:
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> I've created a coin for testing:
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> http://coin.data.fm/rwwcoin#this
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> So far the block chain is 5 entries long.
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> I've also created a Credit system based on this coins using Web Credits,
> with a faucet that issues coins daily.
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> http://coin.data.fm/rwwcoin_faucet.html
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> I am at the point now where I am starting to do some testing verification
> and automation.  If you'd like to help out please pop in to #webcredis on
> freenode IRC, and I can help set you up and show you how to receive coins.
> The documentation is still very light, so it's aimed at people that have a
> good understanding of linked data and payments right now, or those willing
> to learn
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