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Handshake Pool Launch

February 02, 2020

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  • Handshake Asset Page
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Handshake Website
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Handshake Pool

We are excited to announce that we are the first mining pool to launch on the Handshake Network. The Handshake network is expected to launch tomorrow Feburary 3rd, 2020. Our pool will be available starting at the genesis block. For instructions on mining, please refer to our getting started guide.

About Handshake

Handshake is a decentralized, permissionless naming protocol where every peer is validating and in charge of managing the root DNS naming zone with the goal of creating an alternative to existing Certificate Authorities and naming systems. Names on the internet (top level domains, social networking handles, etc.) ultimately rely upon centralized actors with full control over a system which are relied upon to be honest, as they are vulnerable to hacking, censorship, and corruption. Handshake aims to experiment with new ways the internet can be more secure, resilient, and socially useful with a peer-to-peer system validated by the network’s participants.