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Basic informations

What is Lisk?

Lisk image/svg+xml is a blockchain application platform, founded by Max Kordek and Oliver Beddows in early 2016. Based on its own blockchain network and utility token - LSK, it will enable developers to build blockchain applications and create an ecosystem of blockchain applications for mainstream users to benefit from.1

Lisk Vision

Before blockchain can achieve its full potential, it needs to gain mass adoption. Lisk is determined to solve this problem by becoming a safe and secure gateway to this technology for developers and enthusiasts alike.

Lisk info:
Founded January 2016
Founders CEO Max Kordek, CTO Oliver Beddows
Funding Initial Coin Offering (ICO)
Entity Foundation, non-profit
Based in Zug, Switzerland
Development contractor Lightcurve
Team size ~40
Main products Core, SDK, Desktop, Mobile
Development language JavaScript, TypeScript
Network launch 24th May 2016
Consensus algorithm Delegated Proof of Stake