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Gauging Consensus Within Bitcoin

The debates on how to “govern” Bitcoin rages on. A couple of sites trying to convey a view on how people are getting along and how close “we” are to consensus in different subjects has popped up recently. Here are a few of the most interesting ones:

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Consider It (Bitcoin Classic) (pictured above) invites miners, users, merchants and others to vote on proposals to get a sense of the views in the community.

Coin Dance lists the votes miners put into their blocks (another way of gauging which proposals for updating the Bitcoin network miners prefer).

Bitcoinity displays a graphical overview on a few of the solutions that miners vote on, as do Blocktrail here.

Check other Bitcoin network monitors here.

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