Category: Mining

The difference between POW and POS (proof of work and proof of stake)

The difference between POW and POS (proof of work and proof of stake)

Blockchain technology and crypto-currencies have been growing in popularity in recent years. A large part of the population that knows about this technology believes that both for the financial sector and for other areas where they can be developed, they represent the future. There are many elements within this technology…

The two 51% attacks on the Ethereum Classic blockchain will be contested in court

The two 51% attacks on the Ethereum Classic blockchain will be contested in court

When an entity or group of miners manages to own more than 51% of the mining power, the information in the transaction history can be altered, making it possible to branch out the network or causing double expenditure. The difficulty in carrying out this type of attack is directly related…

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