Posts in Category: Bitcoin

The vulnerability of 25 Cryptocurrencies Against Fake Stake Attack

In many cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, the miner that finds the answer of the difficult problem sooner will be able to confirm the transaction and receive the award and transaction fee. In this model, the miner with more processing ability will have more chance in finding the answer to the difficult problem. 

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A Review on Bitcoin Value in 2018

The year 2018 was very noisy for the cryptocurrency (a type of encrypted currency which is called electronic money too). The bitcoin price (a kind of cryptocurrency based on Blockchain) astonishingly dropped about 73%. Its value was $13850.50 on January 1., and $3709.50 on December 31

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University Researchers Are Designing a New Cryptocurrency Faster Than Bitcoin

Some professors at U.S. universities are designing a cryptocurrency more powerful than Bitcoin. This superiority allows processing thousands of transactions a second. This cryptocurrency design team is composed of professors from seven prominent U.S. universities such as Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of California and Berkeley.

 

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Sustaining Bitmain Founders’ Decision-Making Power in the Alternate Executive Board

According to Hong Kong-based English-language news outlet South China Morning Post, SCMP, which was published on January 10, Jihan Wu and Micree Zhan Ketuan, Chinese Bitmain mining giant co-founders will be ousted from their position as the CEOs of this mining company; however, they will lead its vital decisions.

 

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Maltese Financial Parliament Rejected Opposition Leader’s Claims on Inactivity in Cryptocurrency Market

Adrian Delia, the Maltese government opposition leader, was met with the harsh response following his criticism of the way the government supports cryptocurrencies (a kind of encrypted currency which is also called electronic money). His views were published in The Malta Independent, a Maltese national news outlet, on January 6, 2019.

 

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