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VINstuff #25 (October 8 - October 14)

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Dear VINchain community,

Another arduous week of work is coming to an end and we have more exciting updates to share with you all. We are focused on developing large projects behind the scenes and will soon be able to announce them all. As we’re so focused on development, we have decided to devote our full attention on this work and release VINstuff updates every other week.
Check out our video with today's announcements: https://youtu.be/cBUpaA5FUmw 1) New Team Member
We’ve recruited Yana Ivanova, a graduate of the Belarusian State University in the International Relationship Facilitation and Language programs. We’re fully committed to providing quality customer support at VINchain; Yana is a reflection of that ideal as she will serve as our Customer Support Representative. We’re excited to welcome her to the team and want to take this opportunity to remind our community that support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on our Telegram.
Find more about Yana at: https://www.lin…

How GPS car tracking devices work

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Global Positioning System, or GPS, is a way to accurately determine the location of something on earth, and is considered one of the most important technologies of our time. It uses a combination of satellites and receivers to pinpoint the geolocation of these receivers along longitude and latitude coördinates. Information is supplied by around 30 purpose-built satellites orbiting the earth in fixed orbits. This information can then be interpreted by software the can display the position in a more user-friendly way by using map overlays.
GPS has a myriad applications, including military, civilian transport navigating, personal navigation, map making, climate studies, emergency location, as well as commercial applications such as fleet monitoring and courier tracking. Read more: https://vinchain.io/blog/how-gps-car-tracking-devices-work/249

VINstuff #24 (October 1 - October 7)

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Dear VINchain community,
Another week another weekly update on the road and we are glad to inform you on everything that we have done during this entire time!  
Check out our video with today's announcements: https://youtu.be/bSCtMIGjdc8 1) Website Update
The wait is over and we’ve finally started to roll out our website and content updates. Just as our platform caters to a multitude of consumers and businesses, we’re committed to creating a website that offers a specialized experience for each visitor. You’ll notice that more options on our dropdown menu are available for your use and we’re continuing to update the website over the next few weeks. When we’re done, not a single word on the website will be recognizable to how it was a few short days ago.
Let us know about the content you love and want to see more of, or what you’re missing out on. We love to receive feedback from our community.
2) Product Highlight: Vehicle History Reports
We want to take this opportunity to showcase …

VINchain Partners With Zeus Protocol

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Dear VINchain community,
We’re elated to announce that we have teamed up with Zeus Protocol. While all of our partners are incredibly valuable in their own right, most are focused around increasing the size of our data network. Joining forces with Zeus Protocol provides the unique ability to enhance our network by supplying context for our vehicle data through utilization of their analytics platform.
Zeus Protocol is a 2nd layer network for Ethereum (ETH), which focuses on providing the network with key innovations to support applications with scalable computation, interoperability, identity and off-chain information. Their first solution, ZeusID (http://id.zeusprotocol.com/), will provide partners and clients with decrypted on-chain identity and insightful reputation analytics, which will enable significant advantage over competition. ZeusID is one a core capability of theirs as it further strengthens one of the biggest pain points of the blockchain ecosystem — trust & reputation. …

VINstuff #23 (September 24 - September 30)

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Dear VINchain community,

We’re excited to share another week of progress with you all. We’ve been focused on bringing our content up to speed to match our development and perfecting our offerings behind the scenes. While we love sharing headline-worthy updates with you, the subtleties of our business are just as vital to our success. This week we’ll be highlighting a few features some of our audience may not be aware of. News: Website UpdateWe’re beginning to roll out our website updates this week to provide a more streamlined, specialized experience. We’re launching a section devoted to those looking to become a VINchain partner which caters directly to our many audiences. Further, the main drop down will feature sections linking to instructions to get a demo, get the device, and to learn more about our connected vehicle solution. We’ve heard your feedback and we’re adding a section on the main page to make it easier to find interviews with our expert advisors. Even more website updat…

VINstuff #22 (September 17 - September 23)

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Dear VINchain community,
We’re grateful for the opportunity to share another week of progress with our supportive community. We have several projects in the pipeline and development on our current projects is moving forward at a meteoric pace. Our audience is hungry for the future and we are ensuring each of the products we offer is in their best possible form as we move forward.
Check out our video with today's announcements: https://youtu.be/wrxiOav_1uI

1) Fleet Tracking Platform Development
Our biggest and most tangible achievement of this week is that our fleet tracking platform (gps.VINchain.io) is almost available for use and it’s well worth the wait.
The platform is designed to service the largest fleets on the road, small-scale operations looking to grow and everything in between. Our fleet management solution will track vehicle and driver statistics, maintenance records, fuel stats and more, providing unprecedented communication with your assets and drivers. It will allow you…

VINstuff #21 (September 10 - September 16)

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Dear VINchain community,
It’s our favorite time of the week again already, when we get to share our progress with our stellar community. We’ve been focused on the development of our website and the system itself and have exciting updates in the works. Thanks to the support of our community our journey is sure to be successful.
Check out our video with today's announcements: https://youtu.be/yJmUx7BVKIE
1) VINchain Block Explorer is now available for use! We’re delighted to announce that we’ve launched VINchain Block Explorer and it is currently accessible on our website. We’re constantly working to develop our system and it’s the highlight of our week when we have progress like this to share. Sounds exciting, but what is a block explorer? Generally when you have a blockchain, you need something to be able to scan every block and see whats inside. This is what makes the technology transparent. A blockchain scanner does exactly that - it helps users easily see what's inside individua…