Directed Acyclic Graph

34 Articles 10 Followers

The Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) is a particular kind of Decentralized Ledger Technology (DLT) that is distinct from blockchain technology. In layman’s terms, a Directed Acyclic Graph in computer science refers to graph in which the edges of the graph go only way. Another important point is that it is impossible to traverse the graph starting from one edge i.e. there are no cycles in the graph, hence the term “acyclic.”

The difference between DAGs and blockchains is that it is possible for multiple chains of blocks to function on a DAG, but not in the case of a blockchain.

The most prominent project using the DAG protocol is IOTA, a top 10 by market cap project that has received a lot of attention and support for its use of DAG and its Tangle mechanism, which grows in processing performance as more users join the network. IOTA’s Tangle and DAG network has seen it quickly rope in major players from various industries, most notably automobile giants like Volkswagen.

DAGs are seen as having a particularly large amount of potential in areas like the Internet of Things (IoT), where a large number of devices frequently make a large number of transactions with each other. A world run on devices, where each of these seamlessly communicate with each other to offer individuals uninterrupted services, would require a network that can process that kind of load, and DAG projects are preparing for that kind of future.

Tangled is Live!

25 Jan 2024 16 minute read 6 comments Earn With Hatty

Since I have started writing and creating videos, I have been on the hunt for that decentralized social media platform that stands out from all the rest. As you might know there are so many new social media platforms popping up it is hard to find out...

What is Millix (MLX)?

9 Nov 2023 9 minute read 5 comments Earn With Hatty

As time goes on and blockchain technology grows we are seeing more people looking for projects that stand out in the ever-growing Crypto world. There are a large amount of promising projects out there such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Zcash (ZEC...

AMA RECAP: Affordable Blockchain Via DAG Technology

14 Oct 2023 1 minute read 0 comments SamEngr

The AMA section for the three weeks led by samest one of the community managers centered his discussion on the DAG Technology and the overview of the Transformers network. What is DAG Technology?Samest explained DAG Technology as a data modeling or s...

Banano (BAN) and DAG-based Blockchain Development

22 May 2023 3 minute read 2 comments WinterYeti

If you do any kind of depth reading into Banano (BAN) as a cryptocurrency, your going to come across the term "DAG-based blockchain," which sounds really hoity-toity tech, but most readers probably have no clue what it refers to. Well, curious George...

Why Aleph Zero Will FLIP Solana! $AZERO

23 Apr 2022 5 minute read 0 comments TheCryptoHodler

Do you wish that you got a Solana at $1? Well this project I'm about to tell you about is aiming to solve the blockchain trilemma, and if it does so, it could potentially see the same kind of run-up that we saw from Solana. If not more!   If you're...

How to buy Banano guide: now with images!

1 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments MiranDaniel

Trading other cryptos for Banano: 1. Sign up at CoinEx: 2. Go to the deposit page: 3. Pick the coin of your choice: 4. Send funds to this address. Make sure to send more than the min. de...

BANANO Worldwide - Event Announcement (25k BAN prize pool + NFTs!)

10 Sep 2021 2 minute read 6 comments banano

This time our community has come up with another BANANO Worldwide event: If you like beautiful photography and juicy BAN, check this out! BANANO is hosting an event with the hopes of building a beautiful geographical collage. Note: This event has bee...

The Dream of Autonmous Governance and The Will of The People

6 Sep 2021 9 minute read 10 comments SkinnerCrypto

I’ve been thinking on the subject of autonomous governance for some time now, and I have begun to put together what I like to call a “framework” by which I think it can be successfully accomplished given the proper technological resources and time. I...

Raicoin(RAI): A Revolutionary Coin for Real Life & Daily Use

11 Mar 2021 4 minute read 0 comments otomatis

Raicoin is designed for real life & daily use, it's a crypto system with: high performance, low latency, well decentralized, easily extendable. We introduce many novel designs to achieve these goals. Block-lattice with Staking RewardAll nodes with...


30 Oct 2020 9 minute read 7 comments SirGerardThe1st

Someone said out there in a DeFi group in which I participate, that he was not sure that humanity was prepared for what is to come in the next few years in terms of the tokenization of the economy. And I think he’s right. For the first time in histor...