Datawallet is a decentralized C2B data exchange on a mission to give people back data ownership.

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Only a whitepaper

Detailed description

Datawallet is your digital wallet for your online data. It allows you to take your data from platforms such as Facebook, Amazon, Uber, Spotify and unify it in one place. You< control who gets access to your data,>learn what your data says about you, and get paid when you share your data.

The Data Exchange Token (DXT) powers Datawallet’s personal data management tools and decentralized data exchange. It plays an integral part in the underlying architecture and users can augment their Datawallet by purchasing different analyses and services with DXT. User can further earn DXT by permissioning their data on the exchange.


Datawallet was founded to fix the broken data ecosystem.

On one side exists individuals, who have no control over the data they create, no transparency into how it is used, and no ability to profit from its use, despite creating the fuel for the data-driven economy.

On the other side, companies waste billions in mistargeted advertising, offer sub-optimal goods and services, and are slowed in their innovation cycles, all due to incomplete and inaccurate customer data.

In the middle exists data brokers, scraping individuals’ data without their knowledge, and selling it to businesses who have no better option to improve customer insight.

Throughout the ecosystem, sensitive consumer data has been lost or stolen through negligence or theft.


To fix this problem, Datawallet devised a solution as simple as it is elegant. Empower individuals to sell their data directly to companies in a privacy preserving manner. This enables individuals to regain control of their data and profit from an asset that is rightfully theirs, all in a privacy-preserving and secure manner. Businesses can now ethically source complete and accurate information, allowing them to better engage with customers.


You’rein control
Your Datawallet is private by default, giving you the power to choose which data you’d like to share, and who to share it with. All the information in your Datawallet is completely anonymous, secure, and encrypted.

Get paid when you share
The data you create rightfully belongs to you, and we think you should benefit when it’s used. Your data is a valuable resource, Datawallet helps you earn from it.

Tools to protect your privacy
There’s a lot of your data out there that’s been gathered without your knowledge or consent. Companies that gather this data must allow you to opt-out by law, but they don’t make it easy!

Take your data with you
It takes time for platforms to personalize their service to you. When you use a new platform, you’re stuck with a suboptimal service while you recreate data that already exists in one of your other profiles. With Datawallet, you can mobilize your data, share it across platforms, and get a personalized service within minutes instead of weeks.

Save time<
Stop wasting time filling out forms with the same info. Log in with Datawallet and we’ll help you fill all relevant fields, and unlike other log-in providers we’ll only pass on the extra data you explicitly permission for improved services.

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  • Token details

    • Token symbol ? Token symbol — a shorten token name. It is used during an ICO and after the coin listing at the cryptocurrency exchanges. : DXT
    • Fundrasing target ? Fundraising target — the maximum amount of funds to be raised during an ICO. When it is reached, the developers stop selling the tokens because they do not need to raise more money for the project development. : 40,000,000 USD
    • Token type ? Token type — a platform for a startup launch that influences the stability of blockchain operation, the speed of transactions and the fees. :Ethereum (ERC20)
    • Soft cap ? Soft cap — the minimum amount of funds to be raised for the project development. Sometimes when the soft cap has not been reached, the money is returned to the participants. : NA
    • Role of token ? Role of Token — type of token depending on the opportunities it offers to its owner. Utility tokens give their owners a right to use the project services, security tokens are aimed at bringing profit, and currency tokens are a money substitute. :Utility token
    • Total supply ? Total supply — a total amount of tokens that will be released by the developers. :1,000,000,000 DXT
    • Escrow agent ? Escrow agent — a qualified agent who has the right of signature in a multisig wallet. An escrow agent participates in an ICO, monitors the financial operations of the developers and confirms their fairness. :No
    • Tokens for sale ? Tokens for sale — the number of tokens offered to the participants of an ICO. :333,333,333 DXT
    • Whitelist ? Whitelist — a list of participants, who get an opportunity to buy tokens. To be whitelisted, you need to register on time because the number of participants and the registration period are usually limited. :Whitelist Closed
    • Additional emission ? Additional emission — an additional release of tokens. It can be done once after the crowd sale or on an ongoing basis. In the projects with a limited emission there is no additional emission. :No
    • Exchange listing ? Exchange listing — an assumed date when the token will be listed at a cryptocurrency exchange. The developers usually indicate it in a roadmap and a white paper. :NA
    • Accepting currencies ? Accepting currencies — cryptocurrencies and fiat currencies that can be used for buying the project tokens. :BCH, BTC, ETH,
    • Can't participate ? Can't participate — the countries where it is prohibited to buy tokens. These can be countries where ICOs are prohibited altogether, or countries that have the requirements that a particular project does not meet. :Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Central African Republic, China, Congo, Crimea, Cuba, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea-Bissau, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, New Zealand, North Korea, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Uganda, USA, Vanuatu, Yemen,
    • Know Your Customer (KYC) ? Know Your Customer — a verification procedure for ICO participants, during which the developers can ask for personal data, a photo and a scanned copy of a passport of a potential investor. :Yes
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  • Token and Funds Distribution

    Token distribution date

    Within 2 days

    Unsold tokens

      • Token Distribution

          Vesting notes

          • Datawallet: 50% of all token will be locked retained by Datawallet for 12 months from the distribution of the token onwards.
        • Funds Distribution

      Sale schedule

      Round Token Price Bonus Min / Max Purchase Soft Cap Hard Cap
      Public sale — Ended
      05 Feb 13:00 UTC
      06 Mar 23:58 UTC
      0.18 USD No Min 100 USD Uncapped 4,000,000 USD
      Pre-sale — Ended
      23 Jan 10:00 UTC
      29 Jan 09:01 UTC
      0.18 USD No Min 50 USD Uncapped 227,777,778 DXT
      • Team

        • Serafin Lion Engel photo
          Serafin Lion Engel
        • Daniel J. Hawthorne photo
          Daniel J. Hawthorne
        • Greg Ellis photo
          Greg Ellis
        • Wiley Mathews photo
          Wiley Mathews
        • Long Ouyang photo
          Long Ouyang
          Data Scientist
        • Adam Jones photo
          Adam Jones
          Business Development Lead
        • Nicolas Brugneaux photo
          Nicolas Brugneaux
          Lead Developer
        • Ruben Arevalo photo
          Ruben Arevalo
          Senior Data Scientist
        • Alexander Yergin photo
          Alexander Yergin
          Business Development Lead
        • Marco Argentieri photo
          Marco Argentieri
          Senior Blockchain Developer
        • Matteo Toto photo
          Matteo Toto
          Blockchain developer
        • Valerio Versace photo
          Valerio Versace
          Security Consultant
        • Pietralberto Mazza photo
          Pietralberto Mazza
          Blockchain Developer
      • Advisors

        • Kyle Kemper
          Managing Director, Bitcoin Association of Canada
        • Alex Norta
          Chief Scientific Officer, Agrello
        • Michael Perklin
          Chief Information Security Officer, ShapeShift
        • Guenther Walther
          Department Chair, Statistics, Stanford University
        • Bill Demas
          CEO, Shopkick


      • v1.0 Current Implementation

        In the current implementation of the Data-Exchange, data providers manage their profiles through a mobile device. The data profiles are collated into a central database and all data sales are mediated by dx-Insights.

      • Data Requester System

        There is no open Data Product Marketplace. Companies interested in accessing providers’ data do so through dx-Insights.

      • Data Provider System

        The Data-Profile Manager is the DataWallet mobile app, which is available for iOS and android. It communicates with a DataWallet-hosted Key-Server and a DataWallet-hosted centralized database. Potential data requests are posted directly in mobile application.

      • Data Exchange System

        All data exchanges originate from dx-Insights and posted in the mobile application.

      • v2.0 Smart-Contract Based

        The Smart-contract based ecosystem embeds the promise of DataWallet—transparent, opt-in data exchanges—directly into the architecture. At this stage the fidelity of the system is not dependent upon a trusted party (DataWallet).

      • Data Requester System

        Data Product Marketplace is open. Requesters can create data requests through the online interface or programmatically with the API.

      • Data Provider System

        All data stored on DataWallet-hosted centralized database is encrypted with a private key that only the data providers themselves posses. Exchanges are searchable from the provider mobile app.

      • Data Exchange System

        The Data Exchange is open—all data requests are executed by smart-contracts on the blockchain coordinating the provider’s data profile and the requester’s RequestManager.

      • v3.0 Fully Decentralized Data Profiles

        The Ecosystem with fully decentralized data profiles is the ultimate realization of the self-sovereign wallet. Interested Providers can store their profiles on systems of their choosing and interact directly with the Data Exchange.

      • Data Provider System

        Data-Profiles can be created locally using open and auditable code. Data Profile structure and Search agents are similarly open sourced and customizable.