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@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@ msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PROJECT VERSION\n"
"Report-Msgid-Bugs-To: EMAIL@ADDRESS\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2017-03-08 10:25+0100\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2017-03-15 11:57+0100\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language: en\n"
@@ -86,12 +86,6 @@ msgstr ""
msgid "Taler System Architecture"
msgstr ""
-#: architecture.html.j2:8
-msgid ""
-"\n"
-" "
-msgstr ""
-
#: bibliography.html.j2:4
msgid "GNU Taler Bibliography"
msgstr ""
@@ -115,69 +109,69 @@ msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:9
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler largely functions like digital cash. You\n"
-" withdraw money from your bank account into your\n"
-" electronic wallet, and can henceforth spend digital\n"
-" cash. The electronic wallet can carry multiple\n"
-" currencies.\n"
-" "
+"Taler largely functions like digital cash. You\n"
+"withdraw money from your bank account into your\n"
+"electronic wallet, and can henceforth spend digital\n"
+"cash. The electronic wallet can carry multiple\n"
+"currencies.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:25
-msgid "Security"
+#: citizens.html.j2:25 governments.html.j2:58 index.html.j2:55
+#: merchants.html.j2:41
+msgid "Secure"
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:27
msgid ""
"Taler uses modern cryptography, ensuring that there\n"
-" is no counterfeit. Your digital wallet is safer\n"
-" than your physical wallet. At most, you can lose\n"
-" its contents because your computer or mobile is\n"
-" irreparably damaged or compromised. Unlike a\n"
-" physical wallet, you can make backups to secure\n"
-" against data loss."
+"is no counterfeit. Your digital wallet is safer\n"
+"than your physical wallet. At most, you can lose\n"
+"its contents because your computer or mobile is\n"
+"irreparably damaged or compromised. Unlike a\n"
+"physical wallet, you can make backups to secure\n"
+"against data loss."
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:37
-msgid "Privacy"
+#: citizens.html.j2:37 index.html.j2:83
+msgid "Private"
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:39
msgid ""
-"Your transactions are private, neither the exchange\n"
-" nor merchant needs to learn your identity. There is\n"
-" no need to give out credit card numbers or other\n"
-" sensitive information. The merchant will only be\n"
-" able to do exactly the transaction you agreed to."
+"Your transactions are private, neither the payment\n"
+"service provider nor merchant needs to learn your\n"
+"identity. There is no need to give out credit card\n"
+"numbers or other sensitive information. The merchant\n"
+"will only be able to do exactly the transaction you\n"
+"agreed to."
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:50
-msgid "Convenience"
+msgid "Convenient"
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:52
msgid ""
"You will be able to withdraw money to replenish the\n"
-" digital coins in your wallet using your credit card\n"
-" or wire transfers. Afterwards you can pay with\n"
-" one-click using the Taler wallet, which optionally\n"
-" keeps your transaction history on your computer."
+"digital coins in your wallet using your credit card\n"
+"or wire transfers. Afterwards you can pay with\n"
+"one-click using the Taler wallet, which optionally\n"
+"keeps your transaction history on your computer."
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:61
-msgid "Stability"
+#: citizens.html.j2:61 index.html.j2:41
+msgid "Stable"
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:63
msgid ""
"Coins in your digital wallet will be of the same\n"
-" denomination as the cash in your physical wallet.\n"
-" Taler is not a crypto-currency, so you do not have\n"
-" to worry about cryto-currency related value\n"
-" fluctuations. Banking with Taler is subject to the\n"
-" usual government protections for financial\n"
-" services."
+"denomination as the cash in your physical wallet.\n"
+"Taler is not a crypto-currency, so you do not have\n"
+"to worry about cryto-currency related value\n"
+"fluctuations. Banking with Taler is subject to the\n"
+"usual government protections for financial\n"
+"services."
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:79
@@ -186,12 +180,10 @@ msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:81
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" We currently provide a <a href=\"wallet.html\">wallet browser "
+"We currently provide a <a href=\"wallet.html\">wallet browser "
"extension</a> for Chromium, Chrome, Firefox, Opera\n"
-" and Edge. Wallets for mobile phones and other platforms will be "
+"and Edge. Wallets for mobile phones and other platforms will be "
"available in the future.\n"
-" "
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:88
@@ -200,10 +192,8 @@ msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:90
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" You can see how Taler works in practice by visiting our <a "
+"You can see how Taler works in practice by visiting our <a "
"href=\"https://demo.taler.net\">demo page</a>.\n"
-" "
msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:103
@@ -213,38 +203,37 @@ msgstr ""
#: citizens.html.j2:105
msgid ""
"Customers interact with the Taler system using\n"
-" the Taler wallet:"
+"the Taler wallet:"
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:108
+#: citizens.html.j2:110
msgid ""
-"To <b>withdraw</b> electronic coins, the customer transfers funds\n"
-" from his bank account to the Taler exchange. The wire\n"
-" transfer subject must match a code generated by the "
-"customer's\n"
-" wallet. After the wire transfer is complete, the wallet"
-" will\n"
-" automatically withdraw the coins."
+"To <b>withdraw</b> electronic coins, the customer\n"
+"transfers funds from his bank account to the Taler\n"
+"payment service provider (the exchange). The wire\n"
+"transfer subject must match a code identifying the\n"
+"customer's wallet. After the wire transfer is\n"
+"complete, the wallet will automatically withdraw the\n"
+"coins from the exchange."
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:114
+#: citizens.html.j2:118
msgid ""
-"To <b>spend</b> electronic coins, a merchant must cause the wallet\n"
-" to display a proposal and ask for one-click "
-"confirmation.\n"
-" Payment is then instant.\n"
-" Transaction histories and digitally signed contracts "
-"can be\n"
-" preserved by the wallet."
+"To <b>spend</b> electronic coins, a merchant must\n"
+"cause the wallet to display a proposal for some\n"
+"purchase. The wallet will ask the customer for\n"
+"one-click confirmation. Payment is then instant.\n"
+"Transaction histories and digitally signed contracts\n"
+"can be preserved by the wallet."
msgstr ""
-#: citizens.html.j2:120
+#: citizens.html.j2:125
msgid ""
"The customer can use the wallet to <b>review</b> his\n"
-" balance. The wallet can contain different currencies,\n"
-" and may be shared across devices. Customers can make\n"
-" backups of the wallet to secure its contents against\n"
-" hardware failures."
+"balance. The wallet can contain different\n"
+"currencies, and may be shared across\n"
+"devices. Customers can make backups of the wallet to\n"
+"secure its contents against hardware failures."
msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:6
@@ -257,14 +246,12 @@ msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:15
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" An archived, public mailing list for GNU Taler is\n"
-" hosted at\n"
-" <a "
+"An archived, public mailing list for GNU Taler is\n"
+"hosted at\n"
+"<a "
"href=\"https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler\">https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler</a>."
" You can send messages to the list\n"
-" at <a href=\"mailto:taler@gnu.org\">taler@gnu.org</a>.\n"
-" "
+"at <a href=\"mailto:taler@gnu.org\">taler@gnu.org</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:25
@@ -273,11 +260,9 @@ msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:27
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Team members are generally reachable at\n"
-" <tt>LASTNAME@taler.net</tt>. All of us\n"
-" support receiving GnuPG encrypted e-mails.\n"
-" "
+"Team members are generally reachable at\n"
+"<tt>LASTNAME@taler.net</tt>. All of us\n"
+"support receiving GnuPG encrypted e-mails.\n"
msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:36
@@ -286,13 +271,11 @@ msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:38
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" We track open feature requests and bugs in our\n"
-" <a href=\"https://gnunet.org/bugs/\">Bug tracker</a>,\n"
-" which is shared with the GNUnet project.\n"
-" You can also report bugs or feature requests to the\n"
-" mailing list.\n"
-" "
+"We track open feature requests and bugs in our\n"
+"<a href=\"https://gnunet.org/bugs/\">Bug tracker</a>,\n"
+"which is shared with the GNUnet project.\n"
+"You can also report bugs or feature requests to the\n"
+"mailing list.\n"
msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:49
@@ -301,274 +284,254 @@ msgstr ""
#: contact.html.j2:51
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" For non-technical commercial requests, please contact\n"
-" <tt>ceo AT taler.net</tt>.\n"
-" "
+"For non-technical commercial requests, please contact\n"
+"<tt>ceo AT taler.net</tt>.\n"
msgstr ""
#: developers.html.j2:5
msgid "Taler for developers"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:12
+#: developers.html.j2:12 merchants.html.j2:58
msgid "Free"
msgstr ""
#: developers.html.j2:15
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler is free software implementing an open\n"
-" protocol. Anybody is welcome to inspect our code\n"
-" and integrate our reference implementation into\n"
-" their applications. Different components of Taler\n"
-" are being made available under different\n"
-" licenses. The Affero GPLv3+ is used for the\n"
-" exchange, the LGPLv3+ is used for reference code\n"
-" demonstrating integration with merchant platforms,\n"
-" and licenses like Apache/Mozilla/GPLv3+ are used\n"
-" for wallets and related customer-facing software.\n"
-" We are open for constructive suggestions for\n"
-" maximizing the adoption of this libre payment\n"
-" platform.\n"
-" "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: developers.html.j2:34
+"GNU Taler is free software implementing an open\n"
+"protocol. Anybody is welcome to integrate our reference\n"
+"implementation into their applications. Different\n"
+"components of Taler are being made available under\n"
+"different licenses. The Affero GPLv3+ is used for the\n"
+"exchange, the LGPLv3+ is used for reference code\n"
+"demonstrating integration with merchant platforms, and\n"
+"licenses like GPLv3+ are used for\n"
+"wallets and related customer-facing software. We are\n"
+"open for constructive suggestions for maximizing the\n"
+"adoption of this payment platform.\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: developers.html.j2:32
msgid "RESTful"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:37
+#: developers.html.j2:35
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler is designed to work on the Internet. To\n"
-" ensure that Taler payments can work with\n"
-" restrictive network setups, Taler uses a RESTful\n"
-" protocol over HTTP or HTTPS. Taler's security does\n"
-" not depend upon the use of HTTPS, but obviously\n"
-" merchants may choose to offer HTTPS for consistency\n"
-" and because it generally is better for privacy\n"
-" compared to HTTP. Taler uses JSON to encode\n"
-" structure data, making it easy to integrate Taler\n"
-" with existing Web applications. Taler's protocol\n"
-" is documented in\n"
-" detail <a href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">here</a>.\n"
-" "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: developers.html.j2:60
+"Taler is designed to work on the Internet. To\n"
+"ensure that Taler payments can work with\n"
+"restrictive network setups, Taler uses a RESTful\n"
+"protocol over HTTP or HTTPS. Taler's security does\n"
+"not depend upon the use of HTTPS, but obviously\n"
+"merchants may choose to offer HTTPS for consistency\n"
+"and because it generally is better for privacy\n"
+"compared to HTTP. Taler uses JSON to encode\n"
+"structure data, making it easy to integrate Taler\n"
+"with existing Web applications. Taler's protocol\n"
+"is documented in\n"
+"detail at <a href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">api.taler.net</a>.\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: developers.html.j2:58
msgid "Code"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:63
+#: developers.html.j2:61
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler is currently primarily developed by a\n"
-" research team at Inria and GNUnet e.V. However,\n"
-" contributions from anyone are welcome. Our Git\n"
-" repositories can be cloned using the Git and HTTP\n"
-" access methods against <tt>git.taler.net</tt> with\n"
-" the name of the respective repository. A list of\n"
-" public repositories can be found in\n"
-" our <a href='https://git.taler.net/'>GitWeb</a>.\n"
-" "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: developers.html.j2:76
+"Taler is currently primarily developed by a\n"
+"research team at <a href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a> and\n"
+"<a href=\"https://gnunet.org/\">GNUnet</a>. However,\n"
+"contributions from anyone are welcome. Our Git\n"
+"repositories can be cloned using the Git and HTTP\n"
+"access methods against <tt>git.taler.net</tt> with\n"
+"the name of the respective repository. A list of\n"
+"repositories can be found in\n"
+"our <a href=\"https://git.taler.net/\">GitWeb</a>.\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: developers.html.j2:75
msgid "Documentation"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:79
+#: developers.html.j2:78
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" In addition to this website,\n"
-" the <a href=\"https://git.taler.net/\">documented\n"
-" code</a> and\n"
-" the <a href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">API\n"
-" documentation</a>, we are in the process of\n"
-" preparing a comprehensive design document which\n"
-" will be published here soon.\n"
-" "
+"In addition to this website, the <a\n"
+"href=\"https://git.taler.net/\">documented code</a> and\n"
+"the <a href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">API\n"
+"documentation</a>. Technical papers can be found in\n"
+"our <a href=\"bibliography.html\">bibliography</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:91
+#: developers.html.j2:88
msgid "Discussion"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:93
+#: developers.html.j2:91
msgid ""
"We have a mailing list for developer discussions.\n"
-" You can subscribe to it or read the list archive at\n"
-" <a "
-"href='http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler'>http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler</a>."
+"You can subscribe to or read the list archive at\n"
+"<a "
+"href=\"http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler\">http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler</a>."
+"\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:100
+#: developers.html.j2:101
msgid "Regression Testing"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:102
+#: developers.html.j2:104
msgid ""
-"We have\n"
-" <a href='https://buildbot.net/'>Buildbot</a>\n"
-" automation tests to detect regressions and check\n"
-" for portability at\n"
-" <a href='https://buildbot.taler.net/'>buildbot.taler.net</a>.\n"
-" "
+"We have <a href=\"https://buildbot.net/\">Buildbot</a>\n"
+"automation tests to detect regressions and check for\n"
+"portability at <a\n"
+"href=\"https://buildbot.taler.net/\">buildbot.taler.net</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:110
+#: developers.html.j2:113
msgid "Code Coverage Analysis"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:112
+#: developers.html.j2:116
msgid ""
"We use\n"
-" <a "
-"href='http://ltp.sourceforge.net/coverage/lcov.php'>LCOV</a>\n"
-" to analyze the code coverage of our tests, the\n"
-" results are available\n"
-" at <a href='https://lcov.taler.net/'>lcov.taler.net</a>.\n"
-" "
+"<a href=\"http://ltp.sourceforge.net/coverage/lcov.php\">LCOV</a>\n"
+"to analyze the code coverage of our tests, the\n"
+"results are available\n"
+"at <a href=\"https://lcov.taler.net/\">lcov.taler.net</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:120
+#: developers.html.j2:126
msgid "Performance Analysis"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:122
+#: developers.html.j2:129
msgid ""
"We\n"
-" use <a href='https://gnunet.org/gauger'>Gauger</a>\n"
-" for performance regression analysis of the exchange\n"
-" backend\n"
-" at <a "
-"href='https://gauger.taler.net/'>gauger.taler.net</a>.\n"
-" "
+"use <a href=\"https://gnunet.org/gauger\">Gauger</a>\n"
+"for performance regression analysis of the exchange\n"
+"backend\n"
+"at <a href=\"https://gauger.taler.net/\">gauger.taler.net</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:136
+#: developers.html.j2:145
msgid "Taler system overview"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:138
+#: developers.html.j2:148
msgid ""
"The Taler system consists of protocols executed among\n"
-" a number of actors with the help\n"
-" of <a href='https://www.fsf.org/'>Free Software</a>\n"
-" as illustrated in the illustration on the right.\n"
-" Typical transactions involve the following steps: "
+"a number of actors as illustrated in the illustration on the right.\n"
+"Typical transactions involve the following steps:\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:147
+#: developers.html.j2:158
msgid ""
"A customer instructs his <b>bank</b> to\n"
-" transfer funds from his account to the Taler\n"
-" exchange (top left). In the subject of the\n"
-" transaction, he includes an authentication\n"
-" token from his electronic <b>wallet</b>. In\n"
-" Taler terminology, the customer creates a\n"
-" reserve at the exchange. "
+"transfer funds from his account to the Taler\n"
+"exchange (top left). In the subject of the\n"
+"transaction, he includes an authentication\n"
+"token from his electronic <b>wallet</b>. In\n"
+"Taler terminology, the customer creates a\n"
+"reserve at the exchange.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:155
+#: developers.html.j2:170
msgid ""
"Once the exchange has received the wire\n"
-" transfer, it allows the customer's electronic\n"
-" wallet to <b>withdraw</b> electronic coins.\n"
-" The electronic coins are digital\n"
-" representations of the original currency from\n"
-" the transfer. It is important to note that the\n"
-" exchange does not learn the &quot;serial\n"
-" numbers&quot; of the coins created in this\n"
-" process, so it cannot tell later which customer\n"
-" purchased what at which merchant. The use of\n"
-" Taler does not change the currency or the total\n"
-" value of the funds (except for fees which the\n"
-" exchange may charge for the service). "
+"transfer, it allows the customer's electronic\n"
+"wallet to <b>withdraw</b> electronic coins.\n"
+"The electronic coins are digital\n"
+"representations of the original currency from\n"
+"the transfer. It is important to note that the\n"
+"exchange does not learn the &quot;serial\n"
+"numbers&quot; of the coins created in this\n"
+"process, so it cannot tell later which customer\n"
+"purchased what at which merchant. The use of\n"
+"Taler does not change the currency or the total\n"
+"value of the funds (except for fees which the\n"
+"exchange may charge for the service).\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:170
+#: developers.html.j2:188
msgid ""
"Once the customer has the digital coins in his\n"
-" wallet, the wallet can be used to <b>spend</b>\n"
-" the coins with merchant portals that support\n"
-" the Taler payment system and accept the\n"
-" respective exchange as a business partner\n"
-" (bottom arrow). This creates a digital contract\n"
-" signed by the customer's coins and the\n"
-" merchant. If necessary, the customer can later\n"
-" use this digitally signed contract in a court\n"
-" of law to prove the exact terms of the contract\n"
-" and that he paid the respective amount. The\n"
-" customer does not learn the banking details of\n"
-" the merchant, and Taler does not require the\n"
-" merchant to learn the identity of the\n"
-" customer. Naturally, the customer can spend any\n"
-" fraction of his digital coins (the system takes\n"
-" care of customers getting change). "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: developers.html.j2:188
+"wallet, the wallet can be used to <b>spend</b>\n"
+"the coins with merchant portals that support\n"
+"the Taler payment system and accept the\n"
+"respective exchange as a business partner\n"
+"(bottom arrow). This creates a digital contract\n"
+"signed by the customer's coins and the\n"
+"merchant. If necessary, the customer can later\n"
+"use this digitally signed contract in a court\n"
+"of law to prove the exact terms of the contract\n"
+"and that he paid the respective amount. The\n"
+"customer does not learn the banking details of\n"
+"the merchant, and Taler does not require the\n"
+"merchant to learn the identity of the\n"
+"customer. Naturally, the customer can spend any\n"
+"fraction of his digital coins (the system takes\n"
+"care of customers getting change).\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: developers.html.j2:210
msgid ""
"Merchants receiving digital\n"
-" coins <b>deposit</b> the respective receipts\n"
-" that resulted from the contract signing with\n"
-" the customer at the exchange to redeem the\n"
-" coins. The deposit step does not reveal the\n"
-" details of the contract between the customer\n"
-" and the merchant or the identity of the\n"
-" customer to the exchange in any way. However,\n"
-" the exchange does learn the identity of the\n"
-" merchant via the provided bank routing\n"
-" information. The merchant can, for example\n"
-" when compelled by the state for taxation,\n"
-" provide information linking the individual\n"
-" deposit to the respective contract signed by\n"
-" the customer. Thus, the exchange's database\n"
-" allows the state to enforce that merchants pay\n"
-" applicable taxes (and do not engage in illegal\n"
-" contracts). "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: developers.html.j2:207
+"coins <b>deposit</b> the respective claims\n"
+"that resulted from the contract signing with\n"
+"the customer at the exchange to redeem the\n"
+"coins. The deposit step does not reveal the\n"
+"details of the contract between the customer\n"
+"and the merchant or the identity of the\n"
+"customer to the exchange in any way. However,\n"
+"the exchange does learn the identity of the\n"
+"merchant via the provided bank routing\n"
+"information. The merchant can, for example\n"
+"when compelled by the state for taxation,\n"
+"provide information linking the individual\n"
+"deposit to the respective contract signed by\n"
+"the customer. Thus, the exchange's database\n"
+"allows the state to enforce that merchants pay\n"
+"applicable taxes (and do not engage in illegal\n"
+"contracts).\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: developers.html.j2:233
msgid ""
"Finally, the exchange transfers funds\n"
-" corresponding to the digital coins redeemed by\n"
-" the merchants to the merchant's <b>bank</b>\n"
-" account. The exchange may combine multiple\n"
-" small transactions into one larger bank\n"
-" transfer. The merchant can query the exchange\n"
-" about the relationship between the bank\n"
-" transfers and the individual claims that were\n"
-" deposited. "
+"corresponding to the digital coins redeemed by\n"
+"the merchants to the merchant's <b>bank</b>\n"
+"account. The exchange may combine multiple\n"
+"small transactions into one larger bank\n"
+"transfer. The merchant can query the exchange\n"
+"about the relationship between the bank\n"
+"transfers and the individual claims that were\n"
+"deposited.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:217
+#: developers.html.j2:247
msgid ""
"Most importantly, the exchange keeps\n"
-" cryptographic proofs that allow it to\n"
-" demonstrate that it is operating correctly to\n"
-" third parties. The system requires an\n"
-" external <b>auditor</b>, such as a\n"
-" government-appointed financial regulatory body,\n"
-" to frequently verify the exchange's databases\n"
-" and check that its bank balance matches the\n"
-" total value of the remaining coins in\n"
-" circulation. "
+"cryptographic proofs that allow it to\n"
+"demonstrate that it is operating correctly to\n"
+"third parties. The system requires an\n"
+"external <b>auditor</b>, such as a\n"
+"government-appointed financial regulatory body,\n"
+"to frequently verify the exchange's databases\n"
+"and check that its bank balance matches the\n"
+"total value of the remaining coins in\n"
+"circulation.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: developers.html.j2:228
+#: developers.html.j2:262
msgid ""
"Without the auditor, the exchange operators\n"
-" could embezzle funds they are holding in\n"
-" reserve. Customers and merchants cannot cheat\n"
-" each other or the exchange. If any party's\n"
-" computers are compromised, the financial damage\n"
-" is limited to the respective party and\n"
-" proportional to the funds they have in\n"
-" circulation during the period of the\n"
-" compromise. "
+"could embezzle funds they are holding in\n"
+"reserve. Customers and merchants cannot cheat\n"
+"each other or the exchange. If any party's\n"
+"computers are compromised, the financial damage\n"
+"is limited to the respective party and\n"
+"proportional to the funds they have in\n"
+"circulation during the period of the\n"
+"compromise.\n"
msgstr ""
#: faq.html.j2:5
@@ -577,27 +540,28 @@ msgstr ""
#: faq.html.j2:6
msgid ""
-"\n"
"<p>Taler does not use any Blockchain technology or Bitcoin directly.\n"
"Taler is not based on proof-of-work or any other distributed consensus\n"
"mechanism. Instead Taler is based on blind signatures.</p>\n"
-"\n"
-"<p>It would be possible, however, to withdraw Bitcoins into a Taler\n"
-"wallet (with an appropriate exchange), which would give some benefits\n"
-"over plain Bitcoin, such as instant confirmation times.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:16
+#: faq.html.j2:11
+msgid ""
+"<p>It would be possible, however, to withdraw coins denominated in\n"
+"Bitcoin into a Taler wallet (with an appropriate exchange), which\n"
+"would give some benefits over plain Bitcoin, such as instant\n"
+"confirmation times.</p>\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:18
msgid "Where is the balance in my wallet stored?"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:17
+#: faq.html.j2:19
msgid ""
-"\n"
-"<p>Your wallet stores digital coins that were blindly signed by an\n"
-"exchange, and thus ultimately your computer holds your balance. The\n"
-"exchange keeps funds matching all unspent coins in an escrow bank\n"
-"account.</p>\n"
+"<p>Your wallet stores digital coins and thus ultimately your computer\n"
+"holds your balance. The exchange keeps funds matching all unspent\n"
+"coins in an escrow bank account.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
#: faq.html.j2:25
@@ -606,385 +570,355 @@ msgstr ""
#: faq.html.j2:26
msgid ""
-"\n"
"<p>Since the digital coins of value in your wallet are anonymized, the\n"
"exchange can not assist you in recovering a lost or stolen wallet.\n"
"Just like with a physical wallet for cash, you are responsible for\n"
"keeping it safe.</p>\n"
-"\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:32
+msgid ""
"<p>The risk of losing a wallet can be mitigated by making backups or\n"
"keeping the balance reasonably low.</p>\n"
-"\n"
-"<p>In case of a compromise of one of your devices, an attacker that\n"
-"spends coins on your behalf will allow you to detect that your device\n"
-"has been compromised.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:41
+#: faq.html.j2:37
+msgid "What if my computer is hacked?"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:38
+msgid ""
+"<p>In case of a compromise of one of your devices, an attacker can\n"
+"spend coins from your wallet. Checking your balance might reveal\n"
+"to you that your device has been compromised.</p>\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:44
msgid "Can I send money to my friend with Taler?"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:42
+#: faq.html.j2:45
msgid ""
-"\n"
"<p>If your friend provides goods or services for you in exchange for a\n"
"payment, they can easily set up a Taler merchant and receive the\n"
"payment in their bank account.</p>\n"
-"\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:50
+msgid ""
"<p>Future versions of the Taler wallet may allow exchanging coins\n"
"among friends directly as well.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:52
+#: faq.html.j2:56
msgid "How does Taler handle payments in different currencies?"
msgstr ""
-#: faq.html.j2:53
+#: faq.html.j2:57
msgid ""
-"\n"
"<p>Taler wallets can store digital coins corresponding to multiple\n"
"different currencies such as the Euro, US Dollars or Bitcoins.</p>\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:61
+msgid "<p>Taler currently does not offer conversion between currencies.</p>\n"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:65
+msgid "How does Taler protect my privacy?"
+msgstr ""
+
+#: faq.html.j2:66
+msgid ""
+"<p>Your wallet stores digital coins that are <a\n"
+"href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blind_signature\">blindly\n"
+"signed</a> by an exchange. The use of a blind signature protects your\n"
+"privacy as it prevents the exchange from knowing which coin it signed\n"
+"for which customer.</p>\n"
"\n"
-"<p>Taler currently does not offer conversion between currencies.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
#: governments.html.j2:6
msgid "Advantages for Governments"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:7
+#: governments.html.j2:8
msgid ""
-"Taler provides accountability to ensure business\n"
-" accepting payments operate legally, while also\n"
-" respecting civil liberties of citizens spending\n"
-" digital cash. Taler is a commons, a payment system\n"
-" based on open standards and free software. Taler\n"
-" needs governments to set a financial framework and\n"
-" to act as trusted regulators. Taler contributes to\n"
-" digital sovereignty in the critical financial\n"
-" infrastructure."
+"Taler provides accountability to ensure business operate\n"
+"legally, while also respecting civil liberties of\n"
+"citizens. Taler is a payment system based on\n"
+"open standards and free software. Taler needs\n"
+"governments as they set a financial framework and act as\n"
+"trusted regulators. Taler contributes to digital\n"
+"sovereignty in the critical financial infrastructure.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:23 index.html.j2:69
+#: governments.html.j2:25 index.html.j2:70
msgid "Taxable"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:25
+#: governments.html.j2:28
msgid ""
-"Taler was\n"
-" built with the goal of fighting corruption and supporting "
-"taxation.\n"
-" With Taler, the receiver of any form of payment is\n"
-" easily identified by the government, and the merchant\n"
-" can be compelled to provide the contract that was accepted\n"
-" by the customer. Governments can use this data to\n"
-" tax businesses and individuals based on their\n"
-" income, making tax evasion and black markets less\n"
-" viable."
+"Taler was built with the goal of fighting corruption and\n"
+"supporting taxation. With Taler, the receiver of any\n"
+"form of payment is easily identified by the government,\n"
+"and the merchant can be compelled to provide the contract\n"
+"that was accepted by the customer. Governments can use\n"
+"this data to tax businesses and individuals based on\n"
+"their income, making tax evasion and black markets less\n"
+"viable.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:35
+#: governments.html.j2:41
msgid ""
-"Thus, despite offering anonymity for citizens\n"
-" spending digital cash to buy goods and services,\n"
-" Taler also ensures that the state can observe\n"
-" incoming funds. This can be used to ensure\n"
-" businesses engage only in legal activities, and do\n"
-" not evade income tax, sales tax or value-added tax.\n"
-" However, this observational capability does not\n"
-" extend to the immediate personal domain. In\n"
-" particular, sharing access to funds within a family\n"
-" or synchronizing wallets across multiple devices is not\n"
-" subject to monitoring."
-msgstr ""
-
-#: governments.html.j2:48 merchants.html.j2:33
-msgid "Secure"
+"Thus, despite offering anonymity for citizens spending\n"
+"digital cash to buy goods and services, Taler also\n"
+"ensures that the state can observe incoming funds. This\n"
+"can be used to ensure businesses engage only in legal\n"
+"activities, and do not evade income tax, sales tax or\n"
+"value-added tax. However, this observational capability\n"
+"does not extend to the immediate personal domain. In\n"
+"particular, monitoring does not cover shared access to\n"
+"funds with trusted friends and family, or synchronizing\n"
+"wallets across multiple devices.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:50
+#: governments.html.j2:61
msgid ""
-"Taler's payments are cryptographically\n"
-" secured. Thus, customers, merchants and the\n"
-" exchange can mathematically demonstrate their\n"
-" lawful behavior in court in case of\n"
-" disputes. Financial damages are strictly limited,\n"
-" improving economic security for individuals,\n"
-" merchants, the exchange and the state."
+"Taler's payments are cryptographically secured. Thus,\n"
+"customers, merchants and the Taler payment service provider\n"
+"(the exchange) can mathematically\n"
+"demonstrate their lawful behavior in court in case of\n"
+"disputes. Financial damages are strictly limited,\n"
+"improving economic security for individuals, merchants,\n"
+"the exchange and the state.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:58
+#: governments.html.j2:73
msgid ""
-"By design, the Taler payment service provider is\n"
-" subject to financial regulation. Financial\n"
-" regulation and regular audits are critical to\n"
-" establish trust. In particular, the Taler design\n"
-" mandates the existence of an independent auditor\n"
-" who checks cryptographic proofs that accumulate at\n"
-" the payment service provider to ensure that the\n"
-" escrow account is managed honestly. This ensures\n"
-" that the payment service provider does not threaten\n"
-" the economy due to fraud."
+"As a payment service provider, the Taler exchange is\n"
+"subject to financial regulation. Financial regulation and\n"
+"regular audits are critical to establish trust. In\n"
+"particular, the Taler design mandates the existence of an\n"
+"independent auditor who checks cryptographic proofs that\n"
+"accumulate at the exchange to ensure that the escrow\n"
+"account is managed honestly. This ensures that the\n"
+"exchange does not threaten the economy due to fraud.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:72 index.html.j2:95
+#: governments.html.j2:88 index.html.j2:96
msgid "Libre"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:74
+#: governments.html.j2:91
msgid ""
-"Taler is free software implementing an open\n"
-" protocol standard. Thus, Taler will enable\n"
-" competition and avoid the monopolization of payment\n"
-" systems that threatens global political and\n"
-" financial stability today."
+"Taler is free software implementing an open protocol\n"
+"standard. Thus, Taler will enable competition and avoid\n"
+"the monopolization of payment systems that threatens\n"
+"global political and financial stability today.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:83
+#: governments.html.j2:101
msgid "Efficient"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:85
+#: governments.html.j2:104
msgid ""
"Taler has an efficient design. Unlike\n"
-" timeline-based payment systems, such as Bitcoin,\n"
-" Taler will not threaten the availability of\n"
-" national electric grids or (significantly)\n"
-" contribute to environmental pollution."
+"Blockchain-based payment systems, such as Bitcoin,\n"
+"Taler will not threaten the availability of\n"
+"national electric grids or (significantly)\n"
+"contribute to environmental pollution.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:99
+#: governments.html.j2:120
msgid "Taler and regulation"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:101
-msgid "Anti-money laundering (AML)"
+#: governments.html.j2:122
+msgid "Anti money laundering (AML)"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:102
+#: governments.html.j2:123
msgid ""
"With Taler, income is visible and can be tied to the contract signed by "
"both parties."
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:103
-msgid "Know-your-customer (KYC)"
+#: governments.html.j2:124
+msgid "Know your customer (KYC)"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:104
+#: governments.html.j2:125
msgid ""
"In Taler, payer and payee are known by their bank accounts when "
"withdrawing or depositing coins respectively"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:105
-msgid "Privacy-by-design (GDPR)"
+#: governments.html.j2:126
+msgid "General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:106
+#: governments.html.j2:127
msgid ""
"Taler cryptographically protects citizen's privacy, and by design "
"implements data minimization and privacy by default."
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:107
-msgid "Competitive banking (PSD2)"
+#: governments.html.j2:128
+msgid "Payment Services Directive (PSD2)"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:108
+#: governments.html.j2:129
msgid ""
-"Taler provides an open standard with public APIs contributing to a level "
-"playing field."
+"Taler provides an open standard with public APIs contributing to a "
+"competitive banking sector."
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:116
+#: governments.html.j2:137
msgid "Taler provides privacy and accountability"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:118
+#: governments.html.j2:140
msgid ""
"Taler assumes governments can observe traditional wire transfers\n"
-" entering and leaving the Taler payment system. Starting with "
-"the\n"
-" wire transfers, governments can obtain: "
+"entering and leaving the Taler payment system. Starting with the\n"
+"wire transfers, governments can obtain:\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:123
+#: governments.html.j2:148
msgid ""
"The total amount of digital currency withdrawn by a\n"
-" customer. The government can impose limits on how much\n"
-" digital cash a customer can withdraw within a\n"
-" given time frame."
+"customer. The government can impose limits on how much\n"
+"digital cash a customer can withdraw within a\n"
+"given time frame.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:128
+#: governments.html.j2:157
msgid ""
"The income received by any merchant via the Taler\n"
-" system."
+"system.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:131
+#: governments.html.j2:164
msgid ""
-"The exact details of the underlying\n"
-" contract that was signed between customer and\n"
-" merchant. However, this information would\n"
-" typically not include the identity of the\n"
-" customer."
+"The exact details of the underlying contract that was\n"
+"signed between customer and merchant. However, this\n"
+"information would typically not include the identity\n"
+"of the customer.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: governments.html.j2:137
+#: governments.html.j2:174
msgid ""
-"The amounts of\n"
-" digital coins legitimately withdrawn by\n"
-" customers from the exchange, the value of\n"
-" non-redeemed digital coins in customer's\n"
-" wallets, the value and corresponding wire\n"
-" details of deposit operations performed by\n"
-" merchants with the exchange, and the income of\n"
-" the exchange from transaction fees."
+"The amounts of digital coins legitimately withdrawn\n"
+"by customers from the exchange, the value of\n"
+"non-redeemed digital coins in customer's wallets, the\n"
+"value and corresponding wire details of deposit\n"
+"operations performed by merchants with the exchange,\n"
+"and the income of the exchange from transaction fees.\n"
msgstr ""
#: index.html.j2:10
-msgid "Independent One-Click Payments!"
-msgstr ""
-
-#: index.html.j2:12
-msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler is an electronic payment system under\n"
-" development\n"
-" at <a href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a>. We expect to make "
-"it operational in 2017.\n"
-" You can learn about Taler on this website, try the <a "
-"href=\"https://demo.taler.net\">demo</a>\n"
-" and look at our <a href=\"https://docs.taler.net\">developer</a> "
-"and <a href=\"https://api.taler.net\">API</a> documentation.\n"
-" "
-msgstr ""
-
-#: index.html.j2:26
-msgid "Practical"
+msgid "One-Click Cash Payments!"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:29
+#: index.html.j2:13
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler is easy to integrate with existing Web\n"
-" applications. Payments are cryptographically\n"
-" secured and are confirmed within milliseconds with\n"
-" extremely low transaction costs.\n"
-" "
+"GNU Taler is an electronic payment system under development at\n"
+"<a href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a>. We expect to make it\n"
+"operational in 2017. You can learn about Taler on this website,\n"
+"try the <a href=\"https://demo.taler.net\">demo</a> and look at\n"
+"our <a href=\"https://docs.taler.net\">developer</a> and <a\n"
+"href=\"https://api.taler.net\">API</a> documentation.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:39
-msgid "Stable"
+#: index.html.j2:28
+msgid "Practical"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:42
+#: index.html.j2:31
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler does not introduce a new currency with\n"
-" fluctuation risks, and instead uses a digital\n"
-" wallet holding coins in reserve. Taler's\n"
-" cryptographic coins correspond to existing\n"
-" currencies, such as US Dollars, Euros or even\n"
-" Bitcoins.\n"
-" "
+"Taler is easy to integrate with existing Web\n"
+"applications. Payments are cryptographically\n"
+"secured and are confirmed within milliseconds with\n"
+"extremely low transaction costs.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:54
-msgid "Security-focused"
-msgstr ""
-
-#: index.html.j2:57
+#: index.html.j2:44
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" By design Taler does not suffer from many classes\n"
-" of security problems such as phishing or counterfeit.\n"
-" Despite its security features, Taler never rejects a legitimate\n"
-" customer due to a fraud-detection false positive.\n"
-" "
+"Taler does not introduce a new currency. Taler\n"
+"uses a digital wallet storing coins and payment service\n"
+"providers with escrow accounts in existing currencies.\n"
+"Thus, Taler's cryptographic coins correspond to existing\n"
+"currencies, such as US Dollars, Euros or even Bitcoins.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:72
+#: index.html.j2:58
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" When using Taler, merchants cannot hide their income from tax\n"
-" collection authorities. Unlike cash and most digital currencies,"
-"\n"
-" Taler helps prevent black markets. Taler is not suitable for\n"
-" illegal activities.\n"
-" "
+"By design Taler does not suffer from many classes\n"
+"of security problems such as phishing or counterfeit.\n"
+"Despite its security features, Taler never rejects a legitimate\n"
+"customer due to a fraud-detection false positive.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:82
-msgid "Privacy-friendly"
+#: index.html.j2:73
+msgid ""
+"When using Taler, merchant's revenue is transparent for tax\n"
+"collection authorities. Unlike cash and most digital currencies,\n"
+"Taler helps prevent black markets. Taler is not suitable for\n"
+"illegal activities.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:84
+#: index.html.j2:85
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" When you pay with Taler, your identity does not\n"
-" have to be revealed to the merchant. Just like\n"
-" payments in cash, nobody else can track how you\n"
-" spent your electronic money. However, you obtain a\n"
-" legally valid proof of payment.\n"
-" "
+"When you pay with Taler, your identity does not\n"
+"have to be revealed to the merchant. Just like\n"
+"payments in cash, nobody else can track how you\n"
+"spent your electronic money. However, you obtain a\n"
+"legally valid proof of payment.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:98
+#: index.html.j2:99
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Taler provides protocols and reference implementations that in\n"
-" principle enables anybody to run their own payment "
-"infrastructure,\n"
-" be it individuals, organizations or whole countries. Since the\n"
-" reference implementation is a <a "
-"href=\"http://www.gnu.org/\">GNU</a>\n"
-" package, it will always remain free software.\n"
-" "
+"Taler provides protocols and reference implementations that in\n"
+"principle enables anybody to run their own payment infrastructure,\n"
+"be it individuals, organizations or whole countries. Since the\n"
+"reference implementation is a <a href=\"http://www.gnu.org/\">GNU</a>\n"
+"package, it will always remain free software.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:115
+#: index.html.j2:116
msgid "Paying with Taler"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:116
+#: index.html.j2:117
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" <p>To pay with Taler, customers install an electronic wallet\n"
-" on their device. Before the first payment, the wallet's balance must"
-"\n"
-" be charged in the desired currency by some other means of "
-"payment.</p>\n"
-" <p>Once the wallet is charged, payments on websites take only one "
-"click,\n"
-" are never falsely rejected by fraud detection and do not post any "
-"risk\n"
-" of phishing or identity theft.</p>\n"
-" "
+"<p>To pay with Taler, customers install an electronic wallet\n"
+"on their device. Before the first payment, the wallet's balance must\n"
+"be charged in the desired currency by some other means of payment.</p>\n"
+"<p>Once the wallet is charged, payments on websites take only one click,\n"
+"are never falsely rejected by fraud detection and do not pose any risk\n"
+"of phishing or identity theft.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:126
+#: index.html.j2:127
msgid "Receiving payments with Taler"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:127
+#: index.html.j2:128
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" <p>To receive Taler payments, a merchant needs a bank account\n"
-" in the desired currency. We provide\n"
-" SDKs in various languages to makes the integration painless.\n"
-" The merchant's backend for Taler transaction processing can run\n"
-" on the merchant's premises or hosted.</p>\n"
-" "
+"<p>To receive Taler payments, a merchant needs a bank account\n"
+"in the desired currency. We provide supporting software\n"
+"in various programming languages to make the integration painless.\n"
+"The merchant's backend for Taler transaction processing can run\n"
+"on the merchant's premises or be hosted by a third party.</p>\n"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:143
+#: index.html.j2:144
msgid "Taler News"
msgstr ""
-#: index.html.j2:147
+#: index.html.j2:148
msgid "Financial News"
msgstr ""
@@ -994,12 +928,10 @@ msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:9
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" We have created a company, Taler Systems SA in\n"
-" Luxembourg.<br>\n"
-" Please contact <tt>invest@taler.net</tt>\n"
-" if you want to invest in Taler.\n"
-" "
+"We have created a company, Taler Systems SA in\n"
+"Luxembourg.<br>\n"
+"Please contact <tt>invest@taler.net</tt>\n"
+"if you want to invest in Taler.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:24
@@ -1008,23 +940,21 @@ msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:27
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" Our <a href=\"about.html\">team</a> combines world-class "
-"business leaders,\n"
-" cryptographers, software engineers, civil-rights\n"
-" activists and academics. We are unified by a vision\n"
-" of how payments should work and the goal of\n"
-" imposing this vision upon the world.\n"
-" "
+"Our <a href=\"about.html\">team</a> combines world-class business "
+"leaders,\n"
+"cryptographers, software engineers, civil-rights\n"
+"activists and academics. We are unified by a vision\n"
+"of how payments should work and the goal of\n"
+"imposing this vision upon the world.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:37
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" We are currently supported by Inria, the French\n"
-" national institute for research in informatics and\n"
-" automation, and the Renewable Freedom Foundation.\n"
-" "
+"We are currently supported by <a href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a>,"
+" the French\n"
+"national institute for research in informatics and\n"
+"automation, and the <a href=\"https://renewablefreedom.org/\">Renewable "
+"Freedom Foundation</a>.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:45
@@ -1033,19 +963,17 @@ msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:48
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" All transactions in Taler are secured using <a "
+"All transactions in Taler are secured using <a "
"href=\"bibliography.html\">modern\n"
-" cryptography</a> and trust in all parties is\n"
-" minimized. Financial damage is bounded (for\n"
-" customers, merchants and the exchange) even in the\n"
-" case that systems are compromised and private keys\n"
-" are stolen. Databases can be audited for\n"
-" consistency, resulting in either the detection of\n"
-" compromised systems or the demonstration that\n"
-" participants were honest. Actual transaction costs\n"
-" are fractions of a cent.\n"
-" "
+"cryptography</a> and trust in all parties is\n"
+"minimized. Financial damage is bounded (for\n"
+"customers, merchants and the exchange) even in the\n"
+"case that systems are compromised and private keys\n"
+"are stolen. Databases can be audited for\n"
+"consistency, resulting in either the detection of\n"
+"compromised systems or the demonstration that\n"
+"participants were honest. Actual transaction costs\n"
+"are fractions of a cent.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:63
@@ -1054,17 +982,15 @@ msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:66
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" The scalable business model for Taler is the operation\n"
-" of the payment service provider, which converts money from\n"
-" traditional payment systems (MasterCard, SEPA,\n"
-" Visa, Bitcoin, ACH, SWIFT, etc.) to anonymous\n"
-" electronic coins in the same currency. The customer\n"
-" can then redeem the electronic coins at a merchant,\n"
-" who can exchange them for money represented using\n"
-" traditional payment systems at the exchange. The\n"
-" exchange charges fees to facilitate the transactions.\n"
-" "
+"The scalable business model for Taler is the operation\n"
+"of the payment service provider, which converts money from\n"
+"traditional payment systems (MasterCard, SEPA, UPI,\n"
+"Visa, Bitcoin, ACH, SWIFT, etc.) to anonymous\n"
+"electronic coins in the same currency. The customer\n"
+"can then redeem the electronic coins at a merchant,\n"
+"who can exchange them for money represented using\n"
+"traditional payment systems at the exchange. The\n"
+"exchange charges fees to facilitate the transactions.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:85
@@ -1077,13 +1003,10 @@ msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:110
msgid ""
-"\n"
-" The payment service operator runs the <em>Taler exchange</em>.\n"
-" The exchange charges <b>transaction fees</b> to customers or "
-"merchants.\n"
-" Its operational expenses are from wire transfers with the banking\n"
-" system and the operation of the computing infrastructure.\n"
-" "
+"The payment service operator runs the <em>Taler exchange</em>.\n"
+"The exchange charges <b>transaction fees</b> to customers or merchants.\n"
+"Its operational expenses are from wire transfers with the banking\n"
+"system and the operation of the computing infrastructure.\n"
msgstr ""
#: investors.html.j2:120
@@ -1116,145 +1039,142 @@ msgstr ""
msgid "Advantages for Merchants"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:6
+#: merchants.html.j2:8
msgid ""
"Taler is a cost-effective electronic payment system\n"
-" which provides you with cryptographic proof that\n"
-" the payment worked correctly within milliseconds.\n"
-" Your Web customers pay with previously unknown\n"
-" levels of convenience without risk of fraud."
+"which provides you with cryptographic proof that\n"
+"the payment worked correctly within milliseconds.\n"
+"Your Web customers pay with previously unknown\n"
+"levels of convenience without risk of fraud.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:18
+#: merchants.html.j2:22
msgid "Fast"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:20
+#: merchants.html.j2:25
msgid ""
"Processing transactions with Taler is fast,\n"
-" allowing you to confirm the transaction with your\n"
-" customer virtually immediately. Your customers\n"
-" will appreciate that they do not have to type in\n"
-" credit card information and play the &quot;verified\n"
-" by&quot; game. By making payments significantly\n"
-" more convenient for your customers, you may be able\n"
-" to use Taler for small transactions that would not\n"
-" work with credit card payments due to the mental\n"
-" overhead for customers."
+"allowing you to confirm the transaction with your\n"
+"customer virtually immediately. Your customers\n"
+"will appreciate that they do not have to type in\n"
+"credit card information and play the &quot;verified\n"
+"by&quot; game. By making payments significantly\n"
+"more convenient for your customers, you may be able\n"
+"to use Taler for small transactions that would not\n"
+"work with credit card payments due to the mental\n"
+"overhead for customers.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:35
+#: merchants.html.j2:44
msgid ""
-"You will have cryptographic proof of payment from\n"
-" the Taler payment service provider. Taler does not\n"
-" require you to undergo any particular security\n"
-" audits (such as PCI DSS), processes or procedures,\n"
-" as you never handle sensitive customer account\n"
-" information. Your systems will have customer\n"
-" contracts with qualified signatures for all\n"
-" transactions which you can use in court in case of\n"
-" disputes."
-msgstr ""
-
-#: merchants.html.j2:47
-msgid "Free Software"
+"You will have cryptographic proof of payment from the\n"
+"Taler payment service provider. With Taler you never\n"
+"handle sensitive customer account information and thus\n"
+"do not have to undergo any particular security audits\n"
+"(such as PCI DSS). Your systems will have customer\n"
+"contracts with qualified signatures for all\n"
+"transactions which you can use in court in case of\n"
+"disputes.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:49
+#: merchants.html.j2:61
msgid ""
"Taler is free software, and you can use the\n"
-" liberally-licensed reference code as a starting\n"
-" point to integrate Taler into your services. To use\n"
-" Taler, you do not need to pay license fees, and the\n"
-" free software development model will ensure that\n"
-" you can select from many competent integrators for\n"
-" support."
+"liberally-licensed reference code as a starting\n"
+"point to integrate Taler into your services. To use\n"
+"Taler, you do not need to pay license fees, and the\n"
+"free software development model will ensure that\n"
+"you can select from many competing integrators for\n"
+"support.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:61
-msgid "Low Fees"
+#: merchants.html.j2:76
+msgid "Cheap"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:63
+#: merchants.html.j2:79
msgid ""
-"Taler is designed to minimize the work the exchange\n"
-" needs to perform. Combined with Taler's strong\n"
-" security which prevents fraud, payment service\n"
-" providers can operate with very low overhead and\n"
-" thus low transaction fees."
+"Taler is uses efficient cryptographic constructions with low\n"
+"bandwidth and storage requirements. Combined with Taler's strong\n"
+"security which makes fraud impossible, Taler payment service\n"
+"providers can operate with very low overhead and\n"
+"thus offer low transaction fees.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:71
+#: merchants.html.j2:89
msgid "Flexible"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:73
+#: merchants.html.j2:92
msgid ""
"Taler can be used for different currencies (such as\n"
-" Euros, US Dollars or Bitcoins) and different\n"
-" payment models limited only by what the payment\n"
-" service provider supports in its interactions."
+"Euros, US Dollars or Bitcoins) and any amount, limited\n"
+"only by applicable regulatation and what denominations\n"
+"the payment service provider supports.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:81
+#: merchants.html.j2:101
msgid "Ethical"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:83
+#: merchants.html.j2:104
msgid ""
"Taler prevents tax evasion and money laundering.\n"
-" Taler's protocols are efficient and do not waste\n"
-" energy. Taler encourages transparency by providing\n"
-" an open standard and free software reference\n"
-" implementations."
+"Taler's protocols are efficient and do not use wasteful\n"
+"proof-of-work calculations. Taler encourages\n"
+"transparency by providing an open standard and free\n"
+"software reference implementations.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:95
+#: merchants.html.j2:119
msgid "Manuals for merchants"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:98
+#: merchants.html.j2:122
msgid "The GNU Taler merchant backend operator manual"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:101
+#: merchants.html.j2:125
msgid "The GNU Taler Web shop integration tutorial (PHP)"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:104
+#: merchants.html.j2:128
msgid "The GNU Taler Web shop integration tutorial (Python)"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:116
+#: merchants.html.j2:140
msgid "The GNU Taler Merchant Backend"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:118
+#: merchants.html.j2:142
msgid "Merchants process payments using the Taler backend:"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:122
+#: merchants.html.j2:147
msgid ""
-"The backend <b>signs</b> and <b>stores</b>\n"
-" proposals made by the merchant to customers.\n"
-" For this, the merchant's frontend needs to give the\n"
-" customer's order in a JSON format to the backend."
+"The backend <b>signs</b> and <b>stores</b> the\n"
+"complete terms of offers made by the merchant to customers.\n"
+"For this, the merchant's frontend needs to give the\n"
+"customer's order in a JSON format to the backend.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:127
+#: merchants.html.j2:156
msgid ""
-"The backend <b>validates</b> and <b>executes</b>\n"
-" payments received from the wallet. The frontend\n"
-" must pass the payment request through to the backend\n"
-" and checks the HTTP status code that is returned."
+"The backend <b>validates</b> payments received from\n"
+"the wallet and <b>executes</b> them with the Taler\n"
+"payment service provider (the exchange). For this,\n"
+"the merchant's frontend must pass the payment\n"
+"request through to the Taler backend and check the\n"
+"HTTP status code that is returned.\n"
msgstr ""
-#: merchants.html.j2:132
+#: merchants.html.j2:167
msgid ""
"The backend can <b>list</b> completed transactions\n"
-" and <b>map</b> aggregated wire transfers to individual\n"
-" business transactions including the exact terms of\n"
-" the contract."
+"and <b>map</b> wire transfers to sets of business\n"
+"transactions, including the exact terms of each\n"
+"contract.\n"
msgstr ""
#: press.html.j2:4
@@ -1440,3 +1360,935 @@ msgstr ""
#~ msgid "The mailinglist"
#~ msgstr ""
+#~ msgid "Security"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Privacy"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Convenience"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Stability"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Anti-money laundering (AML)"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Know-your-customer (KYC)"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Privacy-by-design (GDPR)"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Competitive banking (PSD2)"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Security-focused"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Privacy-friendly"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Free Software"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid "Low Fees"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Taler largely functions like digital cash. You\n"
+#~ " withdraw money from your bank account into your\n"
+#~ " electronic wallet, and can henceforth spend digital\n"
+#~ " cash. The electronic wallet can carry multiple\n"
+#~ " currencies.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "Taler uses modern cryptography, ensuring that there\n"
+#~ " is no counterfeit. Your digital wallet is safer\n"
+#~ " than your physical wallet. At most, you can lose\n"
+#~ " its contents because your computer or mobile is\n"
+#~ " irreparably damaged or compromised. Unlike a\n"
+#~ " physical wallet, you can make backups to secure\n"
+#~ " against data loss."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "Your transactions are private, neither the payment\n"
+#~ " service provider nor merchant needs to learn your\n"
+#~ " identity. There is no need to give out credit card\n"
+#~ " numbers or other sensitive information. The merchant\n"
+#~ " will only be able to do exactly the transaction you\n"
+#~ " agreed to."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "You will be able to withdraw money to replenish the\n"
+#~ " digital coins in your wallet using your credit card\n"
+#~ " or wire transfers. Afterwards you can pay with\n"
+#~ " one-click using the Taler wallet, which optionally\n"
+#~ " keeps your transaction history on your computer."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "Coins in your digital wallet will be of the same\n"
+#~ " denomination as the cash in your physical wallet.\n"
+#~ " Taler is not a crypto-currency, so you do not have\n"
+#~ " to worry about cryto-currency related value\n"
+#~ " fluctuations. Banking with Taler is subject to the\n"
+#~ " usual government protections for financial\n"
+#~ " services."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We currently provide a <a "
+#~ "href=\"wallet.html\">wallet browser extension</a> "
+#~ "for Chromium, Chrome, Firefox, Opera\n"
+#~ " and Edge. Wallets for mobile"
+#~ " phones and other platforms will be"
+#~ " available in the future.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " You can see how Taler "
+#~ "works in practice by visiting our "
+#~ "<a href=\"https://demo.taler.net\">demo page</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "Customers interact with the Taler system using\n"
+#~ " the Taler wallet:"
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "To <b>withdraw</b> electronic coins, the customer\n"
+#~ " transfers funds from his bank account to the Taler\n"
+#~ " payment service provider (the exchange). The wire\n"
+#~ " transfer subject must match a code identifying the\n"
+#~ " customer's wallet. After the wire transfer is\n"
+#~ " complete, the wallet will automatically withdraw the\n"
+#~ " coins from the exchange."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "To <b>spend</b> electronic coins, a merchant must\n"
+#~ " cause the wallet to display a proposal for some\n"
+#~ " purchase. The wallet will ask the customer for\n"
+#~ " one-click confirmation. Payment is then instant.\n"
+#~ " Transaction histories and "
+#~ "digitally signed contracts\n"
+#~ " can be preserved by the wallet."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "The customer can use the wallet to <b>review</b> his\n"
+#~ " balance. The wallet can contain different\n"
+#~ " currencies, and may be shared across\n"
+#~ " devices. Customers can make"
+#~ " backups of the wallet to\n"
+#~ " secure its contents against hardware failures."
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " An archived, public mailing list for GNU Taler is\n"
+#~ " hosted at\n"
+#~ " <a "
+#~ "href=\"https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler\">https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler</a>."
+#~ " You can send messages to the "
+#~ "list\n"
+#~ " at <a href=\"mailto:taler@gnu.org\">taler@gnu.org</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Team members are generally reachable at\n"
+#~ " <tt>LASTNAME@taler.net</tt>. All of us\n"
+#~ " support receiving GnuPG encrypted e-mails.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We track open feature requests and bugs in our\n"
+#~ " <a href=\"https://gnunet.org/bugs/\">Bug tracker</a>,\n"
+#~ " which is shared with the GNUnet project.\n"
+#~ " You can also report bugs or feature requests to the\n"
+#~ " mailing list.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " For non-technical commercial requests, please contact\n"
+#~ " <tt>ceo AT taler.net</tt>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " GNU Taler is free software implementing an open\n"
+#~ " protocol. Anybody is welcome"
+#~ " to integrate our reference\n"
+#~ " implementation into their applications. Different\n"
+#~ " components of Taler are being made available under\n"
+#~ " different licenses. The Affero GPLv3+ is used for the\n"
+#~ " exchange, the LGPLv3+ is used for reference code\n"
+#~ " demonstrating integration with merchant platforms, and\n"
+#~ " licenses like GPLv3+ are used for\n"
+#~ " wallets and related customer-facing software. We are\n"
+#~ " open for constructive suggestions for maximizing the\n"
+#~ " adoption of this payment platform.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Taler is designed to work on the Internet. To\n"
+#~ " ensure that Taler payments can work with\n"
+#~ " restrictive network setups, Taler uses a RESTful\n"
+#~ " protocol over HTTP or HTTPS. Taler's security does\n"
+#~ " not depend upon the use of HTTPS, but obviously\n"
+#~ " merchants may choose to offer HTTPS for consistency\n"
+#~ " and because it generally is better for privacy\n"
+#~ " compared to HTTP. Taler uses JSON to encode\n"
+#~ " structure data, making it easy to integrate Taler\n"
+#~ " with existing Web applications. Taler's protocol\n"
+#~ " is documented in\n"
+#~ " detail at <a "
+#~ "href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">api.taler.net</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
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+#~ " research team at <a "
+#~ "href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a> and\n"
+#~ " <a href=\"https://gnunet.org/\">GNUnet</a>. However,\n"
+#~ " contributions from anyone are welcome. Our Git\n"
+#~ " repositories can be cloned using the Git and HTTP\n"
+#~ " access methods against <tt>git.taler.net</tt> with\n"
+#~ " the name of the respective repository. A list of\n"
+#~ " repositories can be found in\n"
+#~ " our <a href=\"https://git.taler.net/\">GitWeb</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " In addition to this website, the <a\n"
+#~ " href=\"https://git.taler.net/\">documented "
+#~ "code</a> and\n"
+#~ " the <a href=\"https://api.taler.net/\">API\n"
+#~ " documentation</a>. Technical papers can be found in\n"
+#~ " our <a href=\"bibliography.html\">bibliography</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We have a mailing list for developer discussions.\n"
+#~ " You can subscribe to or read the list archive at\n"
+#~ " <a "
+#~ "href=\"http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler\">http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/taler</a>."
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We have <a href=\"https://buildbot.net/\">Buildbot</a>\n"
+#~ " automation tests to detect regressions and check for\n"
+#~ " portability at <a\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ "href=\"https://buildbot.taler.net/\">buildbot.taler.net</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We use\n"
+#~ " <a "
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+#~ " to analyze the code coverage of our tests, the\n"
+#~ " results are available\n"
+#~ " at <a "
+#~ "href=\"https://lcov.taler.net/\">lcov.taler.net</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " We\n"
+#~ " use <a href=\"https://gnunet.org/gauger\">Gauger</a>\n"
+#~ " for performance regression analysis of the exchange\n"
+#~ " backend\n"
+#~ " at <a "
+#~ "href=\"https://gauger.taler.net/\">gauger.taler.net</a>.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " The Taler system consists of protocols executed among\n"
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+#~ "illustrated in the illustration on the"
+#~ " right.\n"
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+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " A customer instructs his <b>bank</b> to\n"
+#~ " transfer funds from his account to the Taler\n"
+#~ " exchange (top left). In the subject of the\n"
+#~ " transaction, he includes an authentication\n"
+#~ " token from his electronic <b>wallet</b>. In\n"
+#~ " Taler terminology, the customer creates a\n"
+#~ " reserve at the exchange.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Once the exchange has received the wire\n"
+#~ " transfer, it allows the customer's electronic\n"
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+#~ " The electronic coins are digital\n"
+#~ " representations of the original currency from\n"
+#~ " the transfer. It is important to note that the\n"
+#~ " exchange does not learn the &quot;serial\n"
+#~ " numbers&quot; of the coins created in this\n"
+#~ " process, so it cannot tell later which customer\n"
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+#~ " value of the funds (except for fees which the\n"
+#~ " exchange may charge for the service).\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Once the customer has the digital coins in his\n"
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+#~ " the Taler payment system and accept the\n"
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+#~ " (bottom arrow). This creates a digital contract\n"
+#~ " signed by the customer's coins and the\n"
+#~ " merchant. If necessary, the customer can later\n"
+#~ " use this digitally signed contract in a court\n"
+#~ " of law to prove the exact terms of the contract\n"
+#~ " and that he paid the respective amount. The\n"
+#~ " customer does not learn the banking details of\n"
+#~ " the merchant, and Taler does not require the\n"
+#~ " merchant to learn the identity of the\n"
+#~ " customer. Naturally, the customer can spend any\n"
+#~ " fraction of his digital coins (the system takes\n"
+#~ " care of customers getting change).\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Merchants receiving digital\n"
+#~ " coins <b>deposit</b> the respective claims\n"
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+#~ " the customer at the exchange to redeem the\n"
+#~ " coins. The deposit step does not reveal the\n"
+#~ " details of the contract between the customer\n"
+#~ " and the merchant or the identity of the\n"
+#~ " customer to the exchange in any way. However,\n"
+#~ " the exchange does learn the identity of the\n"
+#~ " merchant via the provided bank routing\n"
+#~ " information. The merchant can, for example\n"
+#~ " when compelled by the state for taxation,\n"
+#~ " provide information linking the individual\n"
+#~ " deposit to the respective contract signed by\n"
+#~ " the customer. Thus, the exchange's database\n"
+#~ " allows the state to enforce that merchants pay\n"
+#~ " applicable taxes (and do not engage in illegal\n"
+#~ " contracts).\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
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+#~ " corresponding to the digital coins redeemed by\n"
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+#~ " account. The exchange may combine multiple\n"
+#~ " small transactions into one larger bank\n"
+#~ " transfer. The merchant can query the exchange\n"
+#~ " about the relationship between the bank\n"
+#~ " transfers and the individual claims that were\n"
+#~ " deposited.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
+#~ msgid ""
+#~ "\n"
+#~ " Most importantly, the exchange keeps\n"
+#~ " cryptographic proofs that allow it to\n"
+#~ " demonstrate that it is operating correctly to\n"
+#~ " third parties. The system requires an\n"
+#~ " external <b>auditor</b>, such as a\n"
+#~ " government-appointed financial regulatory body,\n"
+#~ " to frequently verify the exchange's databases\n"
+#~ " and check that its bank balance matches the\n"
+#~ " total value of the remaining coins in\n"
+#~ " circulation.\n"
+#~ " "
+#~ msgstr ""
+
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+#~ " digital cash a customer can withdraw within a\n"
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+#~ " by customers from the exchange, the value of\n"
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+#~ " GNU Taler is an electronic payment system under development at\n"
+#~ " <a href=\"http://www.inria.fr/\">Inria</a>. "
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+#~ " operational in 2017. You can "
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+#~ " try the <a href=\"https://demo.taler.net\">demo</a> and look at\n"
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+#~ " spent your electronic money. However, you obtain a\n"
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+#~ " Taler provides protocols and "
+#~ "reference implementations that in\n"
+#~ " principle enables anybody to run"
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+#~ "or whole countries. Since the\n"
+#~ " reference implementation is a <a"
+#~ " href=\"http://www.gnu.org/\">GNU</a>\n"
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+#~ " on their device. Before the "
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+#~ " be charged in the desired "
+#~ "currency by some other means of "
+#~ "payment.</p>\n"
+#~ " <p>Once the wallet is charged, "
+#~ "payments on websites take only one "
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+#~ " <p>To receive Taler payments, a merchant needs a bank account\n"
+#~ " in the desired currency. We provide supporting software\n"
+#~ " in various programming languages to"
+#~ " make the integration painless.\n"
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+#~ " on the merchant's premises or be hosted by a third party.</p>\n"
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+#~ " We have created a company, Taler Systems SA in\n"
+#~ " Luxembourg.<br>\n"
+#~ " Please contact <tt>invest@taler.net</tt>\n"
+#~ " if you want to invest in Taler.\n"
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+#~ " Our <a href=\"about.html\">team</a> "
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+#~ " cryptographers, software engineers, civil-rights\n"
+#~ " activists and academics. We are unified by a vision\n"
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+#~ " national institute for research in informatics and\n"
+#~ " automation, and the <a "
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+#~ " case that systems are compromised and private keys\n"
+#~ " are stolen. Databases can be audited for\n"
+#~ " consistency, resulting in either the detection of\n"
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+#~ " participants were honest. Actual transaction costs\n"
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+#~ " electronic coins in the same currency. The customer\n"
+#~ " can then redeem the electronic coins at a merchant,\n"
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+#~ " traditional payment systems at the exchange. The\n"
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+#~ " Taler is a cost-effective electronic payment system\n"
+#~ " which provides you with cryptographic proof that\n"
+#~ " the payment worked correctly within milliseconds.\n"
+#~ " Your Web customers pay with previously unknown\n"
+#~ " levels of convenience without risk of fraud.\n"
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+#~ " Processing transactions with Taler is fast,\n"
+#~ " allowing you to confirm the transaction with your\n"
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+#~ " will appreciate that they do not have to type in\n"
+#~ " credit card information and play the &quot;verified\n"
+#~ " by&quot; game. By making payments significantly\n"
+#~ " more convenient for your customers, you may be able\n"
+#~ " to use Taler for small transactions that would not\n"
+#~ " work with credit card payments due to the mental\n"
+#~ " overhead for customers.\n"
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+#~ " handle sensitive customer account information and thus\n"
+#~ " do not have to undergo any particular security audits\n"
+#~ " (such as PCI DSS). Your systems will have customer\n"
+#~ " contracts with qualified signatures for all\n"
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+#~ " Taler is free software, and you can use the\n"
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+#~ " Taler, you do not need to pay license fees, and the\n"
+#~ " free software development model will ensure that\n"
+#~ " you can select from many competing integrators for\n"
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+#~ " Taler is uses efficient "
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+#~ " thus offer low transaction fees.\n"
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+#~ " Taler's protocols are efficient"
+#~ " and do not use wasteful\n"
+#~ " proof-of-work calculations. Taler encourages\n"
+#~ " transparency by providing an open standard and free\n"
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+#~ " The backend <b>signs</b> and <b>stores</b> the\n"
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+#~ "made by the merchant to customers.\n"
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+#~ " payment service provider (the exchange). For this,\n"
+#~ " the merchant's frontend must pass the payment\n"
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+#~ " transactions, including the exact terms of each\n"
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