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Wanchain (WAN) is a blockchain platform founded in 2017 by Jack Lu and Dustin Byington, who are also the founders of projects Factom and Tendermint respectively. Wanchain is viewed by the team as a bridge in the currently disparate decentralized financial world.

The network makes use of a number of features to distinguish itself from other projects with a similar goal, these being cross-chain functionality and private transactions through the Ring Confidential Transactions technique. 

Calling itself the most advanced blockchain interoperability hub, the Wanchain team is working on connecting isolated public and private blockchains. The team has listed 4 major use cases for this concept: cross-chain decentralized exchanges, cross-chain mobile payments, connected enterprise blockchains and decentralized financial applications. 

Wanchain has established several partnerships to expedite the process of different chains working together. Partners include PundiX, MakerDAO, ICON and Aion, the latter two and Wanchain being members of the Blockchain Interoperability Alliance.

At the end of 2018, Wanchain published their agenda for 2019, which included a proof of concept for a Proof-of-Stake algorithm and alpha testing for it, upgrades to the wallet, more ERC20 token integrations, multi-asset wallets, the live launch of the PoS algorithm and the launch of Wanchain 4.0.

The team completed several of these objectives in 2019. Most recently, the team completed the switch to the PoS algorithm. The team also released mobile, desktop and offline wallets. As for Wanchain 4.0, it is expected by the end of the year. Also worth mentioning is the focus on ecosystem development, and the project has made much progress on that front, as a slew of releases on the official blog will attest to.


Wanchain 5.0: What is the Storeman ‘Activity’ ?

2 minutes ago 1 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

1. The goal of Storeman ‘activity’ is to prevent a node from being inactive for a long time and causing cross chain transaction to fail. So distribution of Storeman rewards is not directly related to the ‘activity’ of that node. 2. The activity disp...

How to Use WanSwap - Wanchain's Cross-chain DEX

1 Dec 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Wanchainer

In this guide, we will explain how to use the WanSwap user interface. Getting started Before you get started you need to have the WanMask browser plugin installed and your wallet setup. Navigate to https://wanswap.finance/ to start and cli...

Wanchain 5.0: Browser Based WanBridge Makes Cross-chain Transactions Super Simple!

28 Nov 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

What is WanBridge? WanBridge is the browser based interface for Wanchain cross-chain transactions between Wanchain and Ethereum. With WanBridge, you no longer need to download and install the WanChain desktop light wallet. Simply go to the WanBridge...

Wanchain's Wanswap DEX: 10 Things You Need to Know About the WASP Token

28 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

1. WanSwap is the world’s first crosschain AMM Dex built on Wanchain 2. WanSwap is a 100% community driven project built with the passion and dedication of Wanchain community members 3. WanSwap draws heavily from the Uniswap codebase for the general...

Wanchain 5.0: “Partner-in” Now Supports Hardware Wallets for Both Storeman & POS Nodes!

22 Nov 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

The “Partner-in” model allows for multiple node operators / addresses to jointly operate a node and receive delegations & rewards as a group 0. Preliminary Notes As a Storeman node operator, you should understand the following: Partner-in is n...

Wanchain & Bitrue AMA Recap

21 Nov 2020 10 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

All the questions an answers to the recent AMA with the Bitrue team and community! The AMA was held on November 12th, 10:00 UTC over on the Bitrue Official Telegram channel Participants included: Jack Lu — Founder and CEO of Wanchain Li Ni — Vice Pr...

Wanchain 5.0: How to Add Storeman Stake Using “Partner-in”

17 Nov 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

The “partner in” function allows multiple addresses to set up a node together. After the first person sets up their node with at least 10,000 WAN, anyone else may contribute stake to that node using the partner in function. Even though partnered in s...

The Wanchain 5.0 Offline Wallet (v3.0.0) Has Been Released!

16 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

The Offline wallet can be used for extra security, and is also required for certain features such as the “partner-in” method of adding stake to POS and Storeman nodes Support for new 5.0 Features The v3.0.0 version of the hardware wallet primar...

NNFX ( No Nonsense Forex Strategy) WAN/BTC OUTLOOK FUTURE ***BUY*** SIGNAL NOW

16 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments skyislimit

Lets look at now WAN/BTC  outlook and indicatorsWAN/BTC  Daily  ChartWilliams indicator moving higher and getting over 0 line which is good sign CMF is going down  but when you look at Momentum indicator soon will move higher too and momentum is goin...

Wanchain 5.0 Desktop Wallet Updates

15 Nov 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Wanchainer

The newly updated wallet offers new features to support Storeman node staking and delegating functionality   If you do not already have the newest version of the wallet downloaded and installed, please download the wallet, and follow this guide to in...