In this paper, we offer an overview of the district0x Network, a collective of decentralized
marketplaces and communities, hereafter referred to as districts.
Districts exist as decentralized entities, built upon a standard open source framework
comprised of Ethereum smart contracts and front-end libraries, hereafter referred to as
d0xINFRA provides districts with core functionalities that are necessary to operate an
online marketplace or community. Namely, the ability for users to post listings, filter and
search through listings, rank peers and amass reputation, and send invoices and collect
payments. The d0xINFRA framework is designed to be open and extendable, allowing
districts to be customized and granted additional functionality through the use of auxiliary
We also introduce the district0x Network Token in order to facilitate open participation
and coordination across the network while providing protections from malicious actors.
The district0x Network Token is a multi-utility token which is required for application to
the district0x Network, utilized in an incentivized voting game to dictate access to a suite
of ancillary services exclusive to network members, used to signal support or disapproval
for proposals made by network participants, and which can be staked to deposit pools to
mint tokens providing district-specific rights on third-party platforms.