The Story -- From DAO Design Jams to Eris Industries

From an idea, to a concept, to a company, to products. This is a personal post about the journey over the course of the second half of 2014 during which we established Eris Industries and built our first products for release.

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DAO Design Jam (Week 3) Recap

Recap of DAO Design Jam held on Google Hangouts on 11 May, 2014. The discussion this week focused on corporate governance of a DAO by the nodes who are participants of the DAO.

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DAO Design Jam (Week 2) Recap

Recap of DAO Design Jam held on Google Hangouts on 4 May, 2014. The discussion this week focused on the transmission or distribution of value to the nodes that are actively assisting (working for or contracting for) a DAO.

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DAO Design Jam (Week 1) Recap

Recap of DAO Design Jam held on Google Hangouts on 27 April, 2014. The discussion was lively and varied and provided some interesting thought food for those of us interested in this space.

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Linking Virtual Automatic Contracts to IRL Events

How do virtual automatic contracts know that a real world event took place so that it could take a particular action? This is an interesting question that will need to be explored in some detail before virtual automatic contracts can be workable in real life. Here is my early take on three possible linkages I would recommend lawyer|coders build into smart contracts.

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