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Publications about cryptocurrency and mining

07/09/18 05:16 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyFork, hardfork and softfork

Hardfork, softfork or division of blockchain of cryptocurrency

For most readers, the topic of this article is new and incomprehensible. Nevertheless, the world's first cryptocurrency - Bitcoin, which has been developing rapidly and successfully for nine years, continues to strengthen its position, becoming the most powerful digital decentralized currency.

07/09/18 04:23 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyBitcoin Cash, as the currency Bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash, as the currency Bitcoin

It is easy to guess what this cryptocurrency was thinking as virtual money for the convenience of making safe payments. Created not so long ago, Bitcoin Cash uses Blockchain technology. But, unlike the well-known Bitcoin, which is limited in block scaling, Bitcoin Cash initially received 8 MB, thereby allowing it to handle more transactions.

07/09/18 03:05 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyActuality and unique of Monero

Actuality and unique of Monero

The launch of the project called MONERO (XMR) took place in early 2014, when one of the most topical areas on the cryptocurrency market was the resolution of issues related to the security and confidentiality of digital money transfers and payments. Built on the Cryptonote protocol, the new platform guaranteed absolute anonymity of all transactions that were conducted between users of the Blockchain network.

06/09/18 09:50 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyThe advantage of Bitcoin over other currencies

Advantage of Bitcoin over normal cash

There are about two hundred independent countries in the world, each of which has its own monetary unit. The most famous currencies in the world are the euro €, dollar $, pound £ and yuan ¥. Recently, in the world of digital technologies, there is a new accounting unit called Bitcoin or simply (BTC). Bitcoin is characterized as a universal currency, regardless of where you are, because to calculate the goods and services it is enough to have regular access to the Internet.

06/09/18 05:03 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyAlternative of Dash

Dash, as alternative to other cryptocurrencies

Creation of Dash cryptocurrency is closely connected with the desire of the developers to solve the main problems that exist in the Bitcoin network - achieving full confidentiality of payments, managing the Blockchain network and increasing the transaction speed.

06/09/18 02:58 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyUnique and opportunity of ZCash

Zcash: unique and opportunity

Many experts call the Zcash platform unique, because it is based on a decentralized structure that allows you to operate just two addresses. Thus, ZCash acts as an encrypted block that configures the network in such a way that users can choose between an open or a closed transaction option. The existing choice between anonymity and openness of addresses displays the ZCash shell to a new level of security and protection of operations with translation or currency exchange.

05/09/18 06:28 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyAlternate currency Bitcoin Gold

Bitcoin Gold as alternate currency

Investors' dissatisfaction in classical Bitcoin resulted in occurrence of various sort of branching (forks) which receive not only an additional attachment to title, but also a series of functionalities, beyond the reach parent platform. Bitcoin Gold (BTG) was created, as the next attempt to destroy the monopoly of large companies obtaining cryptocurrency and by that putting under doubt Bitcoin's network decentralization principle.

05/09/18 02:50 UTC-4
CryptocurrencyBasic features of Nextcoin

Nextcoin: basic features of project

A project Nxt behaves to the decentralized systems. A modern technical process Blockchain 2.0 is inculcated in their core. The shell of this platform possesses whole beside functions, where for performance of transactions it is used cryptocurrency. As opposed to most Altcoins, borrowing initial code Bitcoin, network Nxt received own code written on the language Java. Besides its own popular chain of blocks, Nxt offers to take advantage of a licence set for development of private platform under specific objectives.

11/07/18 04:19 UTC-4
MiningPools for cryptocurrency mining

Pools for cryptocurrency mining

​Virtual money has become firmly established in our minds and has become a common occurrence in recent years. Let's try to deal with one of such concepts and processes as "mining in a pool."