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What is proof of work?

Proof of work is a consensus protocol used by bitcoin and many other cryptos to validate the transactions that occur in their networks. While we’ll be reading about this...

By - June 8, 2018

What rights do buyers of tokens have?

Buyers of tokens don’t have many rights unfortunately. Traditional investors may be used to seeing an extensive list of rights and opportunities afforded to them in their many investments....

By - May 29, 2018

What is a hash rate?

The hash rate (sometimes called the hash power) is the speed at which a mining device operates. To be successful at mining speed is of the essence since the...

By - May 21, 2018

What is a mining pool?

Every time a cryptocurrency transaction is made a cryptocurrency miner is responsible for both ensuring the authenticity of information and also updating the blockchain with the transaction. The mining...

By - May 14, 2018

What is a smart contract

Luckily, once you know what blockchain is, smart contracts are the logical next development. Here, we aim to help our readers understand the concept of a smart contract, by...

By - May 14, 2018

How does blockchain technology work?

Think how relient society is on data. Data makes blockchain technology work. However, in the general public’s perception, blockchain is still closely associated with Bitcoin which has experienced a...

By - May 11, 2018