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About Sentinel

Sentinel is a web3 framework providing a community driven network of nodes that share their bandwidth, on which Decentralized VPNs and other such services are built. The purpose of the Sentinel ecosystem is to empower universal access to the internet in a trusted and provable manner. This will be done by allowing organizations and individuals […]

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What is Sentinel within Cosmos?

Cosmos is an ever-expanding ecosystem of interconnected apps and services, built for a decentralized future. Strictly speaking, Cosmos is a decentralized network of independent parallel blockchains, each powered by BFT consensus algorithms like Tendermint consensus. In other words, Cosmos is an ecosystem of blockchains that can scale and interoperate with each other. Before Cosmos, blockchains were siloed and unable to communicate with […]

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How does Tendermint tie in with Sentinel?

As Sentinel has created their blockchain within the Cosmos ecosystem and enjoys the benefits Cosmos has to offer. It’s also build on top of Tendermint. Building a blockchain from the ground up requires building all three layers: Networking, Consensus, and Application. This takes a lot of development time to take care of and this is where Tendermint […]

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Sentinel Tokenomics

After a good amount of time spending on the Ethereum testnet blockchain we have made the switch to Cosmos and created our own blockchain connected to the Cosmos network. With this change our tokenomics has changed as well. Target Monthly Inflation Rate The inflation of the Sentinel coin ($DVPN) will be divided into epochs of […]

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Sentinel white-labels

The purpose of the Sentinel ecosystem is to empower universal access to the internet in a trusted and provable manner. However, we do not think we are the sole organization making this change throughout the whole world alone. The Sentinel Protocol is open source and we welcome all organizations willing to help by white-labeling our […]

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Sentinel is part of the dVPN Alliance

With a goal to set standards within the VPN industry and wider privacy sector that moves us towards a free internet for all Sentinel is one of the founders of the dVPN Alliance. All bodies, foundations, companies interested in human rights on the internet are welcome. FOr more information on the dVPN Alliance visit this […]

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The difference between a VPN and a dVPN

Since the start of the crypto revolution decentralization has always been a goal to strive for. We want to stop being depended on centralized entities big or small and taking a cut every step in between. By decentralizing the power everyone has a say and we do not have to trust any middleman facilitating any […]

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The Sentinel’s $DVPN Incentive Programs

Sentinel introduces several $DVPN incentive programs on its native Cosmos-based Sentinel Hub. These incentive programs include: Bandwidth Mining Incentives $DVPN Coin Staking Incentives White-label Operator Incentives Liquidity Mining Incentives dVPN User Incentives Grant Program and Initiatives Towards Developers Adoption All of them are explained in our Medium blog here.