Potential gains and risks to be had with cryptocurrency staking — the bear market strategy that calls for long-term holding
Over the last few weeks, a blockchain project called Veriblock whose protocol piggybacks off the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network has sparked debate. More than a quarter of BTC’s transaction numbers stem from the Veriblock system and the project has been criticized for using the blockchain in this manner. Also Read: Orca Pool Mining Operation Aims to Defend […]
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Over three times more Ethereum is held by voters in favor of the ProgPoW implementation than those who voted against it at press time, according to an informal vote
Ethereum (ETH) is being minted at the lowest rate since the blockchain was first created
Over the last few weeks, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developers and community members have been discussing a pre-consensus method called Avalanche. Now BCH proponents have begun to notice the protocol has been applied to the Bchd full node implementation and the proof of concept officially running on the BCH mainnet. Also read: Mt. Gox Creditors Neither Need nor Deserve […]
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Blockchain startup Blockstack has revealed the company is in the midst of developing a new distributed ledger protocol called Stacks, a chain that leverages the hash power from the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network. Not only is the Stacks network secured by over 45 exahash of distributed hashrate, but its consensus algorithm also burns BTC by […]
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In a recent meeting, Ethereum core devs decided to delay the implementation of ASIC-resistant algorithm ProgPoW, pending a third-party audit
Proof-of-stake token investors have a unique option to survive the protracted crypto market slump: staking their holdings, and pocketing the block rewards
The future viability of Bitcoin’s use of the proof-of-work consensus has been called into question by a report from the Bank of International Settlements
Bitcoin’s problems are only solvable by departing from proof-of-work, according to research conducted by the Bank for International Settlements