UNLEASHING THE BLOCKCHAIN ECONOMY
At the core of the Blockchain disruption are consensus algorithm:
Consensus algorithms enable network participants to agree on the contents of a blockchain in a distributed and trust-less manner.
And the consensus algorithm plays a crucial role in maintaining the safety and efficiency of blockchain. Using the right algorithm may bring a significant increase to the performance of blockchain application.
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What is a Dead Coin or Dead Token?
A token or coin that has been abandoned, scammed, website dead, no nodes, wallet issues, no social updates, low volume or developers have walked away from the project.
More and more web portal are providing insights on the number of projects and or coins that
- Have failed to reach their min cap during their ICO,
- Are abandoned by authors
- Are obvious scam
- Are joke
Coinopsy goes into great details about the causes and is worth reading to learn how to recognize the signs BEFORE investing.
Another one worth mentioning is DeadCoins
“Blockchain in 1, 5 oder 10 Jahren” By Isabella Brom via moneytoday.ch
Too late? some hackers stole all your cryptocurrencies. You need to react fast and appropriately!
An exemplary example of what to do and not do. From a real life case. Names have been changed to protect the innocents.
Proven Tips for Keeping Your Cryptos Safe … So, follow these steps to stay safe and secure your cryptocurrency investments.
Smart contracts are automated contracts. They are self-executing with specific instructions written on its code which get executed when certain conditions are made.
Anything that runs on a blockchain needs to be immutable and must have the ability to run through multiple nodes without compromising its integrity. As a result of which, smart contract functionality needs to have three things:
- Being deterministic.
Comparing 40 smart contract platform is a tough exercise, you may want to start with a table… 40 lines and up to 50 columns later (2000 cells) it start to be difficult to compare items.
I built https://platform.tokens-economy.comto offer an encompassing and structured overview of the major smart contract platforms. A table rendering like is also now available at https://platform.tokens-economy.com/table.html
You can filter up to 40 smart contract platform using buttons and sliders!
- Click each button to refine your search criteria,
- Hover on logo will open a tool-tip with more details,
- Clicking on logo will open the project page.
Over the years, Hackers have stolen billion of dollars worth of crypto-coins from various exchanges and platform. Cryptocurrencies attract the attention of some of the world’s most opportunistic hackers and exchanges are still not regulated….the mix of these two components is an explosive cocktail!
✓ 62+ hacks are documented
✓ Browse and filter using categories (Bitcoin, Ethereum, Altcoins, Scam/Phishing)
✓ With Infinite scrolling: a web-design technique that loads content continuously as the user scrolls down the page, eliminating the need for pagination.
Tokens-Economy will maintain a timeline of all hacks in Ethereum and #Bitcoin at https://www.tokens-economy.com/hacks
Have information about a hack that we haven’t listed? Leave a comment below and we’ll update the article.