The year of the Proof of Work genocide The year of the Proof of Work genocide
Last week the Ethereum Classic team was caught off guard. On January 6, reports of double spends and blockchain anomalies began to pour in just as ETC was celebrating the earlier launch of Ethereum Classic Labs, a ETC-based startup accelerator based in San Francisco. The Ethereum Classic team was initially skeptical, especially about a previous Coinbase report on possible double spends. But soon the pieces began to come together in a rather dramatic way. To be clear we are making no attempt to h... This posting was retrieved by us on 2019-01-11 15:16:50.

Satoshi Nakamoto was a prank by Nick Szabo and Hal Finney Satoshi Nakamoto was a prank by Nick Szabo and Hal Finney
Reddit users have raised a fun and interesting theory about Satoshi Nakamoto's identity. We know that Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto is a real person. We know that Dorian lived down street from Hal Finney. We know for sure that Finney was involved with the development of Bitcoin in its earliest public version. No need to mention this glorious tweet! Running bitcoin — halfin (@halfin) January 11, 2009 (That tweet will be exactly 10 years old tomorrow!) What are the odds There's actually a g... This information was first found by us on 2019-01-10 21:49:25.

ELI5: Cryptocurrency master keys ELI5: Cryptocurrency master keys
A cryptocurrency master key is a theoretical concept where one specially crafted cryptographic private key would be able to decrypt ciphertext encrypted using any public key. As far as we know, no such thing exists for any of the major cryptocurrencies. If a master key were ever discovered to exist, crypto value would drop to zero instantly since the security of the entire system would be automatically compromised forever. During the early years of Bitcoin many feared that such an exploit could appear... This entry was first seen by us on 2019-01-10 16:42:33.

Largest Brazilian Bitcoin exchange founder, Gustavo Schiavon, dead at 24 Largest Brazilian Bitcoin exchange founder, Gustavo Schiavon, dead at 24
Foxbit co-founder Gustavo Schiavon, known affectively as Guto, has passed away in a car accident in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. While driving between Marília city and São Paulo capital his car spun under heavy rain and got hit, back side first, by a large cargo truck. The automobile was reduced to a fraction of its size by the impact. Guto was accompanied by his girlfriend Ariadny Rinolfi who survived the crash but is in serious condition under intensive care at a São Paulo hospital. A se... This publication was found by us on 2018-12-27 01:15:56.

ELI5 Antshares ELI5 Antshares
Antshares is Chinese project NEO's previous name. When originally released it was informally nicknamed "China's Ethereum" platform. Legendary ICO Antshares was one of the most underrated and most successful ICO's in cryptocurrency history. ANS coins were initially sold for U$ 0.032 per unit and reached U$ 160 valuation in late 2017, just 7 months after its initial release - more than 500000% yield in just over half a year. At the time of this writing NEO, which was simply ANS renamed (1:1 NEO:ANS r... This share was first found by us on 2018-12-13 09:28:31.

15 Best altcoins to invest in 2019 15 Best altcoins to invest in 2019
As we reach the end of another crypto season, investors have already started looking for the next 10X investment. If we take a closer look at the top 20 coins ranked by market cap, we see that it's far more probable for a smaller and lesser known coin to achieve high gains. Some investors believe that investing in altcoins is a bit like trading options in the futures markets. Alts can either soar 20X during bull runs or disappear without a trace during bear markets. In this article we take a look a... This post was obtained by us on 2018-12-12 19:53:29.

How to earn BAT Basic Attention Token using the Brave Browser How to earn BAT Basic Attention Token using the Brave Browser
A revolution is growing at the heart of the WWW. Old advertising models are facing growing criticism due to privacy concerns, for slowing down the WWW and, more commonly, due to visual pollution and general annoyance. Several blockchain related projects attempt to solve the WWW advertising problem using innovative solutions. The Brave Browser along with the BAT - Basic Attention Token is quickly becoming the most popular cryptocurrency-based monetization solution for websites (and online content in... This publication was first seen by us on 2018-12-12 15:26:21.

Is BAT (Basic Attention Token) token a ponzi scheme Is BAT (Basic Attention Token) token a ponzi scheme
If you've been following recent cryptocurrency news, then you probably know that Coinbase Pro has listed Basic Attention Token (BAT). While the price has nearly doubled in the past few weeks, BAT is raising eyebrows for a different, not so positive, reason. BAT Doggy Basic Attention Token is is coming under intense scrutiny after its Coinbase debut. Some cryptocurrency experts, such as Francis Pouliot, who has tens of thousands of followers on Twitter, have explicitly called it a ponzi scheme: $... This piece was retrieved by us on 2018-12-12 15:09:07.

Basic AttentionToken BAT Cryptocurrency in a Nutshell Basic AttentionToken BAT Cryptocurrency in a Nutshell
Basic Attention Token is a new solution that creates a transparent and efficient Blockchain-based marketplace for publishers, advertisers and users, accurately valuing and rewarding the key driver of Internet content: durable user attention. BAT connects advertisers, publishers, and users, creating a new, efficient marketplace. The token is based on Ethereum technology, an open source, blockchain-based distributed computing platform with smart  contracts. These cryptographically secure smart contract... This share was first found by us on 2018-12-12 12:01:57.

ELI5 Provably Fair Games ELI5 Provably Fair Games
What is a fair game What, then, is a provably fair game These concepts lie at the heart of a whole new industry which arises from the transparent nature of the blockchain. The open and decentralized consensus mechanism existent in Ethereum, Bitcoin and most major cryptocurrencies, makes it possible for anyone to verify transactions using open source software that can be freely downloaded. Blockchain explorers such as Etherscan and allow any user to inspect the blockchain and see for the... This item was discovered by us on 2018-12-09 19:24:34.