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Enterprise Blockchain: Understanding the Landscape

This report helps readers navigate the burgeoning enterprise blockchain landscape, offering insight into enterprises’ distinct motivations, needs, and challenges. Key developments among leading projects are concisely summarized and project groupings are analyzed so to clarify notable differences in blockchain types. The report ends with additional commentary from major enterprise thought leaders.
Aug/05/19 | Article
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AZTEC Protocol

This report summarizes key AZTEC project details so to better enable readers to understand its impacts for Ethereum.
Aug/02/19 | Article
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Distributed Governance: Beyond Token-Based Voting

By briefly reviewing some key history of governance in distributed systems, summarizing the major criticisms of token-based voting, and critically commenting, this article will help readers better understand and assess new developments in governance.
Jul/18/19 | Article
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Ampleforth: Deep Dive Report

Announcing the sixth Deep Dive Report from Smith + Crown. In-depth information and analysis on significant crypto projects and their associated assets, continuing with Ampleforth.
May/23/19 | Article
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The Lightning Network: Deep Dive Report

Announcing the fifth Deep Dive Report from Smith + Crown. In-depth information and analysis on significant crypto projects and their associated assets, continuing with the Lightning Network.
May/09/19 | Feature
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Grin & MimbleWimble: Deep Dive Report

Announcing the next Deep Dive from Smith + Crown. In-depth information and analysis on significant crypto projects and their associated assets, continuing with Grin & MimbleWimble.
Apr/25/19 | Article
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Cryptoeconomic Design

This article introduces key concepts in cryptoeconomic design, which will be expanded upon in an upcoming series distilling insights garnered from S+C’s practice designing incentive systems.
Mar/29/19 | Article