FAQ

Does Holochain open any new possibilities in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
Yes, Holochain is going to have a major impact in the field of artificial intelligence—in part because the way Holochain thinks about the function of a syst...
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019 at 6:05 PM
I see the HoloFuel tokenomics as a potentially weak spot/attack vector. Holochain might be a great tech that does interesting things, but could still be a poor investment compared to other projects based on weak tokenomics.
Holo is about great tech (Holochain) and doing great things (Holo). Our currency, HoloFuel, is intended to be one that represents the growing value within a...
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019 at 6:19 PM
Can you give any information about the software for HoloPorts and when it will be released?
You mentioned in the last AMA that you want to make sure everything works smoothly before shipping, which is understandable. What are the main issues that r...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:20 PM
When will custom-hardware Holo Hosting be supported?
Our focus is on getting HoloPorts ready, as they represent our earliest supporters. Also, the consistency of the hardware gives us a reliability that is not...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:22 PM
Can you clearly explain Holo’s philosophy on exchange listings?
There has been a lot of questions and FUD about what Holo will do about listings, especially with the Binance announcement. Are listings and price of HOT ev...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:24 PM
My ISP may throttle my bandwidth with excessive usage—how does this impact HoloPort use?
Last mile internet connectivity and terms may definitely affect individuals when it comes to bandwidth. This is something that will be different for people...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:26 PM
Are you currently testing on physical nodes?
Yes, in fact, we are not only testing Holochain and Holo on physical nodes, we are already performing automated testing with scalable network clusters on Ho...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:28 PM
How many HoloPorts would it take to run 'X' application?
While we anticipate that the Holo Network will have more computing capacity than the nascent ecosystem will demand in the early days, as more apps are creat...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:30 PM
What patents and trademarks will Holochain and Holo need to operate globally without restrictions?
 Holo and Holochain share an ethos about IP; it is one that begins and ends with ‘freedom to operate.’ Our overarching intent is to never find ourselves in...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:35 PM
What programming languages/frameworks are supported?
Initially, we are providing a Rust HDK for compiling Holochain DNAs to WASM. This code is likely only 5–10% of your application, so most of your work can be ...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 4:38 PM