Entries by cedric

Major Blockchain consensus algorithms as an infographics

Consensus algorithms enable network participants to agree on the contents of a blockchain in a distributed and trust-less manner. I’ve listed in the past few months all of them at tokens-economy.gitbook.io/consensus/ and thought it will be cool also to produce an Infographics The PNG (4528 x 2894 px, 2.5MB) can be downloaded here and the PDF version (280kb) with clickable […]

Holochain added to the Blockchain Consensus Encyclopedia

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. But do […]

Dead coins volume in 2017 and 2018 per countries

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 Coinopsy goes into great […]

Comparison of Major Smart Contract Platforms

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 […]