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What is actually a cryptocurrency fork?

Unless you've been living in a cave for the past 9 years, then you've probably heard about cryptocurrency forks. Bitcoin Cash was probably the most hyped, feared, loved, talked abo...

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Summary of cryptocurrency consensus mechanisms

There are currently two mainstream consensus mechanisms used by cryptocurrencies: proof of work and proof of stake. But other consensus mechanisms also exist and others are being r...

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Who is Gavin Andresen?

As part of the Who's Who section of Crypto.BI, today we present the profile of Gavin Andresen, one of Bitcoin's most important figures and its lead developer for many years. And...

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What is a Metaverse?

A Metaverse is a conceptual virtual world that incorporates ideas from the Internet, augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence and other state of the art technolo...

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Understand Complementary Cryptocurrencies

Complementary cryptocurrencies are a concept similar to complementary fiat currencies. They're not standalone cryptos which hold their own value but, as the name suggests, they ser...

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Tether is backed by Bitcoin converted to U$, not by actual US Dollars

A lot of the controversy surrounding the Tether cryptocurrency seems to focus on whether it is fully backed by US Dollar funds or not. Several relevant questions have been posed in...

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James Ellis: The British cryptographer who invented public key cryptography before Diffie-Hellman (and kept quiet about it)

When you think of heroic British spies, the image of a math guy in heavy frame glasses working behind a desk piled with math books does not usually come to mind. While the world en...

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Understand asymmetric AKA public key cryptography

For thousands of years the art of encryption consisted in hiding one secret from the enemy. By gaining access to this secret the opponent could decode the message and, perhaps, fut...

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Understand Multisignature Systems

A Bitcoin is simply a signed transaction on the blockchain. When you say you own X Bitcoins, it means one or more transactions were signed, using private keys, attributing a certai...

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Understand Bitconnect : Is it legit?

While the official Bitconnect website still accepts registrations, the BCC Bitconnect cryptocurrency has collapsed to U$ 0,62 in 2018, down from an all time high of over U$ 550 in ...