EOS Updates Have 'Nearly Tripled Sustained Throughput on Testnets': Dan Larimer

Daniel Larimer, the Chief Technical Officer (CTO) at Block.one, has revealed that recent updates to the EOS network code have nearly tripled sustained throughput on large testnets.

Recent updates to the #eosio network code has nearly tripled sustained throughput on large test networks. Eosio is getting better every day thanks to our hardworking developers. πŸ˜€

β€” Daniel Larimer (@bytemaster7) May 15, 2019

EOS, one of the worlds largest platforms for building and deploying decentralized applications (dApps), has seen more than 131,000 users spend over $18.8 million (appr. 3 million EOS tokens) on EOS-based dApps in the past 24 hours.

This, according to data from DappReview (@dapp_review), which revealed that the top 3 EOS dApps accounted for around $8 million in EOS tokens being spent.

131K users spent more than $18.8 million(3 million EOS) on #EOSDApps in last 24H

Here's the Top 3 #EOS #DAppsπŸ”₯by volume

πŸ₯‡@eosjacksteam ;πŸ’²3,197,501 ;πŸ‘₯3,021
πŸ₯ˆ@NewdexOfficial ;πŸ’²1,713,335 ;πŸ‘₯1,148
πŸ₯‰@eosbiggame ;πŸ’²1,710,659 ;πŸ‘₯5,367

πŸ“ŠMore detailsπŸ‘‰πŸΌhttps://t.co/EDhukZCN06 pic.twitter.com/mDjPx61Iwj

β€” DappReview (@dapp_review) May 14, 2019 Thousands Of Major And Minor Players Will Participate On EOS Network

Responding to a question about whether the 21 block producers may one day include large tech firms such as Google, Amazon, among others, Larimer said that he envisions thousands of BPs, running thousands interconnected chains hosted by major and minor players.

Interestingly, Larimer has predicted that blockchains will replace the vast majority of traditional databases and business logic. During this transition, the Block.one CTO thinks EOS will play a leading role in helping firms and organizations migrate their legacy systems over to decentralized platforms.

Centralized Systems Take Advantage Of The Prisoners Dilemma

According to Larimer:

Centralized systems take advantage of the prisoners dilemma whereby individuals defect for private savings at expense of group freedom. Breaking this dilemma requires individuals to value principles over profit or centralized enfo ...

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