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IOTA Microtransactions Explained

IOTA Microtransactions Explained  Last Updated: 30th October 2018 A microtransaction, in the context of digital currencies, refers to any transaction that is relatively small in value;...
Stellar Anchor

What is a Stellar Anchor?

What is a Stellar Anchor? Last Updated: 1st November 2018 A Stellar anchor is a trusted entity on the Stellar network that is permitted to hold user’s...
Zcash Shielded & Transparent Addresses Explained

Zcash Shielded & Transparent Addresses Explained

Zcash Shielded & Transparent Addresses Explained Last Updated: 1st November 2018 The Zcash protocol currently supports two types of addresses: “t-addr”, or transparent addresses and “z-addr”,...
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Mimblewimble, The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

Mimblewimble, The Ultimate Beginner's Guide Mimblewimble is a protocol that was put forward by an anonymous user in a Bitcoin developers chatroom by the name...
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What are Bitcoin Confidential Transactions?

What are Confidential Transactions? Last Updated: 30th October 2018 Conceived by former Bitcoin developer, Adam Back, a confidential transaction (CT) is a method of increasing the privacy...
Monero Ring Confidential Transactions (RingCT) - Mycryptopedia

Monero Ring Confidential Transactions (RingCT)

Monero Ring Confidential Transactions (RingCT) Last Updated: 1st November 2018 Monero ring confidential transactions, also known as RingCT, is a privacy feature that was implemented into...
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Litecoin Scrypt Algorithm Explained

Litecoin Scrypt Algorithm Explained  Last Updated: 18th December 2018 Scrypt is a hash function that was first used by the cryptocurrency, Litecoin, as an alternative to...
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Bitcoin Schnorr Signatures Explained

Bitcoin Schnorr Signatures Explained Last Updated: 16th February 2019 Named after its inventor, Claus-Peter Schnorr, Schnorr signatures are a method of improving the capacity of the...
Nano Block Lattice Explained

Nano Block Lattice Explained

Nano Block Lattice Explained Last Updated: 1st November 2018 A block lattice is a novel type of DAG (Directed Acyclic Graph) based architecture that was first...
Dash InstantSend

Dash InstantSend Explained

Dash InstantSend Explained  Last Updated: 1st November 2018 InstantSend is a feature of the Dash protocol that utilizes transaction locking and masternode consensus to facilitate instantaneous...

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Bitcoin Algorithm

Bitcoin Algorithm Explained

Bitcoin Algorithm Explained The Bitcoin algorithm is an essential element in the validation of Bitcoin transactions (called Proof of work) and mining of new Bitcoin....