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Culture

Team Alignment is a Never-Ending Battle for Startups: Embrace It

An exciting part of company building is actually building the company! That is to say, building, from scratch, the organizational operating system that’ll power the way that you and your team works.

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Technology

Privacy, Security, and Deleting You (and Your Data), Forever.

We’re all guilty of doing or saying something online that we eventually regret. Unfortunately, I may have more than my fair share of those!

To make it even worse is the fact that there isn’t much you can do about it, effectively and technically – the internet has you (and your bad behavior) forever!

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Culture

What We Mean When We Say: We are a Distributed-First Team

We’re big fans of things like productivity (i.e. “getting shit done”) and we believe that our best work is only possible in environments that are custom-designed for each and every individual.

In other words, when it comes to work, one-size (and one building) does not fit all!

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Culture

Getting to Know: James Kim

Over the next 4 weeks, we are doing a series of “Getting to Know” posts with our team. Each team member chose 5 questions to answer from a pool of great team-building questions.

This week is our resident pragmatist, James. He keeps us honest, real, and moving forward. Get to know him in his own words.

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Events

YEN / PUB Meetup: May 4, 2019!

It’s coming! And, we know many of you have been waiting!

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Coinpuffs

Goodbye CoinPuffs

Nearly 15 months ago we first announced the release of a new property and tool that we affectionately called CoinPuffs!

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Culture

5 Reasons Decentralized Projects Fail (and What to Do About It)

The most exciting thing about working in the decentralized economy is the fact that no one has any idea as to where it’ll all end up!

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Announcements

New on Beta: Announcements

Just like an iceberg, there are so many things that we’re building and putting together for our community that doesn’t get a lot of air time (i.e. press)! In many ways, the team has been building not just one software product but two (or three!).

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Technology

New on Beta: Binance

Yup, you heard it right! We’re live-testing our new integration with Binance on YEN Beta! Naturally, we’d love for you to give it a try.

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Technology

The Purpose of Collecting Data

I was reviewing a bit of our nascent network and the data that’s being piped to everyone within the community and I decided to review some of the statistics of usage when we first opened our our Private Beta back in October of last year: