UNAJUA S12 EP3: What is 'Delegated Proof of Stake'? feat. Jordan Muthemba

Jordan Muthemba explains how DPoS is designed to promote tech-based democracy and prevent users from centralising control or exercising malicious intent.

UNAJUA S12 EP3: What is 'Delegated Proof of Stake'? feat. Jordan Muthemba

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This is the final episode of the three-part UNAJUA Series focused on what sets blockchains apart. Seasoned Kenyan blockchain developer and Web3 enthusiast Jordan Muthemba is on strike for this series.

In this podcast, Jordan Muthemba explains how blockchain (network) users vote and elect delegates to validate the next block using a concept called Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS).

Jordan is a full-stack developer with over five years of experience in Kenya's buzzy IT scene. He is currently serving as a smart contract developer and Web3 project advisor on a handful of projects for the likes of Canza Finance, SendVillage and Ubrica. He is also an active Celo Community educator and advocate.

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Useful References:

EXPLAINER: Delegated proof of stake explained by Binance Academy

EXPLAINER: Delegated proof of stake by James Howell (101 Blockchain)

THINK PIECE: Ethereum just completed a successful dress rehearsal for its most important upgrade ever by MacKenzie Sigalos (CNBC)

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