One of the most common objections to FairCoin, which will inevitably be heard, is that radicals should not be involved with money in any way.
Theoretical considerations on the development of FairCoin
The advent of the arrival of FairCoin to an equal price with the Euro, is an important milestone and worth considering in several aspects.
We had a FairCoin Hackathon around the Linuxday in Dornbirn, Austria.
Date: 30 Nov - 3 Dec 2017
Stress test passed for FairCoin website
Yesterday morning we had a massive denial of service attack on our website. Luckily, we survived it without any damage.
Open Minds Award nominates FairCoin for the category "Infrastructure"
FairCoin is nominated for the Austrian Open Minds Award 2017 for the Open Software category “Infrastructure“.
Summercamp in Switzerland
About 40 people from the fair.coop and FairCoin communities meet in the Jura Alps at a Summercamp (link is external) to review and plan the next steps for developing an ethical economic ecos
Why forking does not matter FairCoin
On August 1st afternoon, the Bitcoin Cash (BCC) fork has happened. Their clients do not accept any block with a height greater than 478558 from the BTC network.
FairCoin Migration successful!
On July 18th, 2017 at 18:07 CEST all coins have been transferred from the old to the new blockchain. Block 160 of the blockchain shows this specific payload (in 14 transactions).
PoC detailled migration schedule
On July 18th 2017, at 10:00 CEST the new blockchain will start. Shortly after that chain admins can download the final release of the FairCoin2 wallet. The FairCoin2 wallet we've been using so far can not be used as it is beta software and does not work on the real blockchain.