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Building Daedalus Cardano wallet without nix by JF
This is a 2 part tutorial showing how you can create your own sovereign cryptocurrency using existing Cardano software. Part I explains how to set up a genesis block and get yo...
Create your own cryptocurrency using Cardano technology by JF
This is a 2 part tutorial showing how you can create your own sovereign cryptocurrency using existing Cardano software. Part I (this post) explains how to set up a genesis blo...
ELI5 Cardano ADA Staking Pool Pledge by @Cryptobill
There's been a lot of talk about pledging in Cardano lately. What does pledging mean? What is pledge, exactly? Do stakers need to be concerned? What will the minimum pledge am...
Building the Haskell cardano-node on Linux by JF
tl;dr; Jump straight to the build instructions The Details Looking forward to the Haskell mainnet, the next step in the Cardano project, I've begun exploring the cardano-...
Cardano Network Tools – CNT by @Cryptobill
Welcome to the crypto.bi Cardano* Network Tools - CNT home page. crypto.bi CNT is a Python implementation of the Cardano P2P protocol. Think of it as a programmable Cardano...
Make Money with Cryptocurrencies by @Cryptobill
This post is a collection of cryptocurrency money making methods . These links used to be found at our main menu. We've since moved this part of the menu into its own post. ...
ELI5 What is the Avalanche Protocol? [AVA] by @Cryptobill
Avalanche is a proposed consensus mechanism which aims to combine the best features of previously existing protocols. If you've tried to understand the Avalanche consensus proto...
ELI5 What is ProgPoW? by @Cryptobill
In May 2018, cryptocurrency researchers IfDefElse and Greg Colvin submitted EIP 1057, proposing a change to Ethereum's mining algorithm. The central idea in EIP 1057, widely kn...
Can Bitcoin SV scale? by @Cryptobill
Bitcoin SV has made the transition to (for all practical purposes) unlimited block size. You can now store any amount of data on the BSV blockchain, which raises serious questions...
A Jormungandr jcli Cryptonomicon – Staking Pool Commands and Stuff by @Cryptobill
One of crypto.bi's contributors has been working on software for a Cardano ADA staking pool. So I decided to also take a look at jormungandr and ended up compiling notes, som...