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Why Launch dapp On-Chain VS Side-Chain?

Here is one counter-argument. A side chain needs resources, namely block producers, voters, and incentives for all of them to act. A block producer that's voted in for the main chain might not be ...
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How Does Round Robin BP Selection Work In EOSIO?

Every chain can choose to implement this however they like. On the EOS Mainnet The round robin is deterministic, and cycles alphabetically through each of the block producers. This actually causes ...
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How do the public 21 BP's nodes prevent DDOS attacks?

We hope they are paid well, perhaps when the EOS toke price picks up like 10x, to maintain high-end DDOS mitigation infrastructure. Assuming geographic redundancy and cloud-level diversity, it is ...
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Who is the NYC block producer? How much eos do they control?

EOS New York is a self-funded and self-owned Block Producer. Our ownership disclosure can be found here. The amount of EOS we own can be found in our eosnewyorkio account on-chain here. Block ...
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Stacking EOS on Block Producers Account

Are the block producers restricted from staking a significant amount of their EOS tokens? No. I think @confused00 is right, EOS is the income for BPs, so they leave it liquid to pay for their ...
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EOSIO's BP Benchmark

Their code base says: Benchmarks The benchmarks below are EOS contracts which are set on the eosmechanics account on Mainnet, CryptoKylin Testnet, and Jungle Testnet. They are executed during each ...
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Where does one go to vote for an EOS BP?

Many of the explorers/bps/tools have voting feature using Scatter. Some are here: EOS Authority EOSX.IO Bloks.IO Login using your accountname on scatter and you can cast your votes to BPs or a ...
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Where does one go to vote for an EOS BP?

Since EOS is a distributed project, there is no one central official place to vote. There are several different ways to vote for Block Producers on the EOS mainnet. The first is using the command ...
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What stops someone from DDOSing the 21 block producers?

Most block producer list and describe the hardware they use on their website: https://eosauthority.com/producers_rank They also often have multiple server in different location, for example a block ...
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