ELI5: What is WINk? [Formerly TRONBet]
WINk is a decentralized gaming application hosted on the TRON blockchain.
Previously known as TRONBet, the platform is now live at WINk.org
At the time o...
ELI5 Cryptocurrency Prediction Markets
Prediction markets are a type of gambling where users bet a certain amount of cryptocurrency in the odds that an event will or will not happen.
When the bets are registered on...
ELI5 Provably Fair Games
What is a provably fair game? The answer lies at the heart of a whole new industry which has been developed around the transparent, decentralized, 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 […]
Why the gaming community will take blockchain and cryptocurrencies mainstream
Video games have been the basis for many innovations in other industries – from defence to healthcare to advanced manufacturing. Games also help with the creation of new technologies that require a rapid adoption to bring prices down. Think about the Japanese telecommunications industry, which had mobile games support the creation of the world’s first […]
ELI5 Bitcoin Puzzle Transactions
As the name implies, Bitcoin puzzle transactions are created as a challenge and not for the usual purpose of monetary transfer. Puzzles can be published for several reasons, including software test bounties, marketing campaigns or just for fun. Early Puzzles In the early days of Bitcoin, when $BTC coins could be found for free on […]
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Cryptography and cryptocurrency based gaming.