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Echo is a new sidechain platform to build applications and smart contracts that work natively with Bitcoin.
Echo's infrastructure allows developers to build applications and services for the worldwide, digital, next-generation financial system, where users can transact freely, with privacy and sovereignty. Welcome to the bitcoin app layer.
Build bitcoin-powered financial applications like DAO’s, lending, derivatives, and stablecoins.
Echo's infrastructure is designed for millions of users while maintaining decentralization.
Works with more programming languages & tools, including Solidity. Build engaging, frictionless user experiences
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Bitcoin is the best digital store of value ever created - a borderless, censorship resistant, secure, transparent asset that requires no trusted third parties. More than 10 years after it's creation, Bitcoin is still here -- and growing stronger every day. Bitcoin's economic policies are set in code and the social contract of all bitcoin users.
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Use bitcoin as the native currency with Echo to build bitcoin-powered apps. Build decentralized finance apps that work with Bitcoin, the currency of the Internet.
Write applications and smart contracts in the languages you choose - including Solidity, C++, Go, Python, Rust, and more. Works with your favorite libraries, compilers, IDEs and tools.
Fast, final and scalable BFT consensus using proof of weighted randomness (PoWR). EchoRand uses a verifiable random function (VRF) to randomly select a pool of block producers and block verifiers based on their stake to validate each new set of transactions.
Echo's mission is to enable a new financial infrastructure that gives people around the world the opportunity to interact with economic freedom and independence.
Echo was created in 2017 by Pixelplex, a leading international blockchain development firm and BTC Inc, the world's largest Bitcoin-focused media company.