The other day a friend said she was ready to take the plunge into bitcoin, and asked me for any suggestions. I decided to compile some ideas into an article here. I’m gonna skip over all the technical blockchain stuff.

First, the basics. For the sake of clarity I am…


This week the Community Node group took on the role of canary in the coal mine. After a 6 month endeavor, and in the middle of a voter resurgence, we bowed out of the Tron Super Representative campaign. Reluctantly, I must admit that Dean at FreeSpace was right — offering…


Earlier this week the Tron Super Representatives (SR’s) voted on the proposal to remove the 100 million hard-coded votes the Genesis Representatives (GR’s) were given when the Tron main net launched.

Before any SR’s were elected, the GR’s ran the main net. One by one, they were replaced as the…


A lot of people are excited about voting for a Tron Super Representative. Other people don’t see the point of it. I’m here to tell you about it.

The Tron blockchain is very similar to Ripple’s, except that Ripple owns all of the nodes on the network. …


Can a DPoS Super Rep Offer Rewards & Still Be Trusted?

There has been a lot of discussion lately about what is a responsible budget for a Super Representative, and whether offering a vote based reward will devolve into a trustless system. …

Jason Neely

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