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This Week (11/29) at Dash Core Group

This Week (11/29) at Dash Core Group

Hello Dash Community! Happy Thanksgiving to all our American Dash users. Here’s what’s been going on at Dash Core Group this week. Released DashCore v0.14.0.4 with improvements to maximize InstantSend stability Added a dark theme for the DashQT wallet and made some related optimizations to improve the appearance of the UI when in dark mode Made some tweaks to the ‘Send’ popup message in DashQT Wallet, including highlighting when not all recipients of a transaction are displayed, clarified text explaining fee rounding in PrivateSend, display of transaction size and actual fee rate,

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Alt Thirty Six’s New Payment Platform Aims To Solve A Huge Cash And Card Problem In The Weed Industry

Alt Thirty Six’s New Payment Platform Aims To Solve A Huge Cash And Card Problem In The Weed Industry

As anyone who has bought legal marijuana at a dispensary knows, the payment system is always a little bit confusing. Is it cash only? Do they accept credit and debit card? It’s complicated — and doesn’t always make for the most seamless transaction. Since cannabis is not federally legalized, many dispensaries’ access to card processing options are hindered. This means consumers are scrambling trying to figure out the proper way to pay for products. While some do allow plastic credit and debit cards, many are still a cash only business. Thankfully, there’s a new user-friendly (and

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Now you don’t need internet or a smartphone to make transactions with Dash.

Now you don’t need internet or a smartphone to make transactions with Dash.

When I discovered this service on twitter, I realized that innovation in the world of cryptocurrencies is practically unlimited. The reason for this initiative is set in the difficult Venezuelan ecosystem which is currently the most adverse in the world since today dictates that there has been many blackouts in all the country. Therefore, this venture is worth doing in a little more known so that it can be replicated in other cryptocurrencies and is scalable worldwide. Let’s take a look at it closely: What is Dash Text about? This crypto iniciative was created by Venezuelans who created a

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The InstantSend Function from Dash locks in Transactions immediately

The InstantSend Function from Dash locks in Transactions immediately

Dash moves your money your way. Travala is a service that permits users to pay for their hotel stays using cryptocurrency. Travala, CEO Matt Luczynski, stated, “This partnership allows our users to access Booking.com’s accommodation listings, as well as the listings from several…” About 20 major crypto assets including Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Dash (DASH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), EOS, Stellar (XLM), Cardano (ADA), Binance Chain (BNB), Monero (XMR), Tron (TRX), XRP and Dai (DAI) can be used to pay for stay using crypto at Booking.com. Ryan Taylor, Dash Core Group CEO,

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Ryan Taylor: Dash Backporting Bitcoin, Rejects Lightning, Segwit, Replace-By-Fee

Ryan Taylor: Dash Backporting Bitcoin, Rejects Lightning, Segwit, Replace-By-Fee

According to Dash Core Group CEO Ryan Taylor, Dash is focused on keeping up to date with the Bitcoin codebase while rejecting updates such as Replace-By-Fee and Segwit, made unnecessary by Dash pursuing scaling solutions other than the Lightning Network. In a recent interview on the Abra Money 3.0 podcast with CEO Bill Barhydt, Taylor mentioned that the Dash development team remains up-to-date with backporting Bitcoin’s codebase improvements, with a couple of notable exceptions: “We’re based on Bitcoin’s codebase and we do maintain backporting of the features that are rolled out to

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Crypto booking firm Travala partners with travel giant Booking.com (2 Mill Hotels now payable with Dash)

Crypto booking firm Travala partners with travel giant Booking.com (2 Mill Hotels now payable with Dash)

Travala, a service that allows its users to pay for hotel stays with cryptocurrency, will now let its customers reserve any hotel that is bookable through Booking.com. Travala announced in a press release on Nov. 25 that it has already integrated Booking’s accommodations to its platform. The new feature will purportedly allow users to book 90,000 different destinations using cryptocurrencies. Pay for your stay with crypto Travala’s customers can pay with its proprietary AVA token and 20 major crypto assets including Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Dash (DASH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin

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This week (11/22) at Dash Core Group!

This week (11/22) at Dash Core Group!

Hello Dash Community! Here’s what’s been going on at Dash Core Group this week. Network operators, please note we’ve got a minor DashCore update coming your way. Preparing DashCore v0.14.0.4 for release with several improvements to InstantSend stability. This is a recommended upgrade for all nodes (both masternodes and regular nodes). A release announcement with additional details will follow Applied CSS styling to the RPC console to improve the appearance of the UI Made some small UI tweaks to DashQT, like removal of the border in pop up menus, unification in the look of various

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Dash Core v0.14.0.4 — Upgrade Recommended for All Network Nodes

Dash Core v0.14.0.4 — Upgrade Recommended for All Network Nodes

Hello Dash network operators! The Core development team is pleased to share that DashCore v0.14.0.4 has been released. This is a minor release, and while it is not mandatory, we suggest every node upgrade (both masternode operators and regular nodes). This version includes several bug fixes and optimizations focused on maximizing InstantSend stability based on findings following the recent stress tests. Binaries can be found here. Below are some notable changes: Fix respends of freshly received InstantSend transactions Deprecate the outdated Automatic InstantSend spork from DashCore v0.13,

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EToro’s Platform EToroX Lists Dash and Seven Stablecoins

EToro’s Platform EToroX Lists Dash and Seven Stablecoins

EToroX, the digital asset platform of social trading platform eToro, announced the listing of privacy coin Dash and seven stablecoins in a press release published on Nov. 12. Per the release, eToroX users can now also trade stablecoins backed by the Turkish Lira (TRYX), Polish Zloty (PLNX), South African Rand (ZARX) and Hong Kong Dollar (HKDX) alongside U.S. dollar-backed tokens USDC and Tether (USDT).  The addition brings the number of assets tradeable on the cryptocurrency exchange up to 26. Doron Rosenblum, managing director at eToroX, commented: “We see the addition of USDC and

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Dash Electrum 3.3.6 released

Dash Electrum 3.3.6 released

Release 3.3.6 fix synchronizer not to keep resubscribing to addresses of already closed wallets (e415c0d9) fix removing addresses/keys from imported wallets (#4481) kivy: fix rare crash when changing exchange rate settings (#5329) A few other minor bugfixes and usability improvements. Release 3.3.5 The logging system has been overhauled (#5296). Logs can now also optionally be written to disk, disabled by default. Fix a bug in synchronizer (#5122) where client could get stuck. Also, show the progress of history sync in the GUI. (#5319) fix Revealer in Windows and MacOS binaries (#5027) fiat

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