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Dogecoin Is the Third-Most Resistant to 51% Attacks, After Bitcoin and Ethereum

Published: 2019-09-26T02:15:00Z 

It seems that a memecoin is, unexpectedly, more secure than most other proof-of-work cryptocurrencies. Dogecoin ranks third in cost of conducting a ...

'I still don't even know what I did wrong:' Another Canadian banned from going to US for 5 years

Published: 2019-09-26T01:07:30Z 

Border guards questioned her about her work, her family and her partner. ... such as proof of employment and an un-relinquished foreign residence.".

Blockchain in Government Will Boil Down to Policy, Practice

Published: 2019-09-25T21:33:45Z 

Bitcoin, as well as many other digital currencies, is based on a proof-of-work model, which encourages people to use sheer computational power to ...

What Google's quantum computer means for Bitcoin

Published: 2019-09-25T18:11:15Z 

While the native encryption algorithms used by Bitcoin and other proof-of-work coins are safe for now, the fact is that the rate of advancements in ...

ProgPoW author Kristy-Leigh Minehan resigns as CTO of Core Scientific

Published: 2019-09-25T17:37:30Z 

Programmatic Proof-of-Work (ProgPoW) is a GPU-tuned extension of Ethash that minimizes the efficiency gap available to fixed-function hardware.

Litecoin's Charlie Lee expresses his support for proof-of-work ; claims proof-of-stake is flawed

Published: 2019-09-25T16:30:00Z 

Several people believe that proof-of-work is unfair as the mining rewards keep reducing and if a person enters the scene late, he wouldn't benefit as ...

These places in Cambs are giving free stuff to Thomas Cook employees

Published: 2019-09-25T13:52:30Z 

Employees are asked to provide proof they were employed at Thomas ... Stadium and provide proof of employment to secure their free match ticket.

What is Proof of Burn?

Published: 2019-09-25T13:41:15Z 

While most blockchain arrangements either adopt a Proof of Work (PoW) or a Proof of Stake (PoS) consensus algorithm, the Proof of Burn (PoB) is ...

RockX lowers barrier to entry for digital asset economy

Published: 2019-09-25T12:11:15Z 

... expect to benefit from a forthcoming mobile application, which will offer users a unique Proof-of-Stake (PoS) and Proof-of-Work (PoW) hybrid service ...

What is Proof of Work ?

Published: 2019-09-25T11:37:30Z 

If you solved a really complicated math problem all by yourself, you'd obviously want credit for it. This is the central idea behind "proof of work," the ...

How Many Consensus Algorithms Exist for Blockchain?

Published: 2019-09-25T11:03:45Z 

Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency to bring the term "consensus algorithm", since as we well know, it uses the Proof of Work algorithm (PoW), the ...

Catalyst Network Gets Green Light at Blockchain Live

Published: 2019-09-25T09:11:15Z 

Meeting the needs of business ... collaborative consensus mechanism, which is far more energy efficient than current proof of work-based systems and ...

Ripple Says XRP Use Cases Emerging in Payments, Capital Markets, Content Creation ...

Published: 2019-09-25T08:15:00Z 

In contrast, blockchains based on proof-of-work have different considerations when it comes to attributes such as finality and speed. Those with the ...

Ethereum ProgPoW proponent Kristy-Leigh Minehan steps down citing perceived conflict of interest

Published: 2019-09-25T07:30:00Z 

Programmatic Proof-of-Work aka ProgPoW, the GPU-extension of Ethash, was initially supposed to be a part of the Istanbul hard fork, but was later ...

Litecoin {LTC} scales low as Charlie Shrem interviews LTC creator on "Untold Stories"

Published: 2019-09-25T06:45:00Z 

Litecoin is ranked at #6 to the south of Bitcoin Cash in the market. The trading volume recorded stands at roughly $4.086 billion, while the supply has ...

Redeployment, evidence of my versatility —Keyamo

Published: 2019-09-25T06:45:00Z 

Just been redeployed to the Ministry of Labour and Employment to work with my long-time big brother, H.E, Chris Ngige. Thank you, Mr. President for ...

A lesser known fork of Ethereum {ETH} surges by 200% as a noticeable market slump causes ...

Published: 2019-09-25T06:00:00Z 

At first, the Proof-of-Work protocol was employed, which later changed to a Masternode Proof-of-Stake method. On the other hand, Ethereum [still at ...