"Since first proposed in 2013, the notion of decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) has animated the dreams of blockchain developers. For many, these Internet-native organizations represent the next step in the evolution of social and economic coordination, with blockchain technology and smart contracts streamlining voting, decision making, and the allocation of digital assets."
Links to the best articles, videos and podcasts about DAOs.
"DAO stands for “Decentralized Autonomous Organization”. Each of these words can be interpreted in many ways, spawning different definitions of DAOs with emphasis on one aspect or another. In order to clarify the concept, let’s analyze each term."
"Decentralised autonomous organisations (DAOs) are being described as the future of the firm. But we think we can do better by combining the benefits of a DAO model with the reassurances of a legal entity. We are linking the two concepts to form a digital cooperative."
"a DAO is an organization that is run by people coordinating with each other via a trustless protocol, to make collective decisions for a certain cause."
"The current fundraising models (ICO or private fundraising) impose significant limitations on the mechanisms available to align stakeholders’ interests. A Continuous Organization (CO) is a new model designed to make organizations more fluid and more robust by overcoming those limitations."
Venture Beat on Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAOs).
The author describes some of the inner workings of DAOs, he expands on how he got his proposal passed (Dash).
Trent McConaghy on the intersection of Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
What DAOs are and how they work.