Understanding Bitcoin transaction details

While looking at transaction details of Bitcoin, you see a few other transactions than the one you made. For example on blockchain.info, you might have came across different type of Bitcoin transactions. Lets have look at them one by one. Before we take a look closely on each type, it's worth noting that Bitcoin transfer from one account to another follow Unspent Transaction Output (UTXO) model. I will considering all the transactions form Block...

How to mine Ethereum on your PC

When talking about ethereum mining, most of the individuals think that they need supercomputers having large multitudes of computational power to pull it off. Well, it is not completely erroneous; unlike a couple of years back, mining cryptocurrency has become quite easier. This has become possible because of the rapid advancement of both cryptocurrency, and the blockchain technologies have experienced over the time. Those days are gone when you needed a mainframe with the processing...

Your Private Retail Currency - Fluzcoin as a protocol for private currency and loyalty on the blockchain

Customers loyalty and retention is a challenge for any business. Among all Fluzcoin benefits for market participants, in this article we want to highlight one of the top-voted Fluzcoin Protocol features in retail world. Fluzcoin is the only coin coming with in-built loyalty points mechanism, which takes form of private currency of a merchant. Fluzcoin Protocol can enable retailers create their private currency and loyalty coins, used to reward its loyal customers. This money lives...

EtherWorld's weekly: July 08, 2018

(Blockchain eNewspaper) News World news IBM Signs $740 Million Deal With Australian Gov’t to Use Blockchain for Data Security Banks Conduct Cross-Border Trades on IBM - Powered Blockchain Early uses of blockchain will barely be visible, says Hyperledger’s Brian Behlendorf MyEtherWallet Founder, Kosala Hemachandra joined Blockchains LLC as Chief Blockchains Officer Europe’s biggest ETF trader - Speed is moving into Crypto Markets - Bloomberg Thailand Leads in Crypto by Skipping the Big...

EtherWorld's weekly: July 01, 2018

(Blockchain eNewspaper) News World news Crypto ads are back on Facebook Alibaba's Ant Financial Just Launched a Blockchain-based Remittance Service Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) launched a $300 million fund focused on cryptocurrencies. Swiss blockchain voting platform begins trial Ethereum News Have ideas for how to make Devcon4 the best yet? Aya Miyaguchi requests to share them! No More DAO Like Forks, Says Buterin, Calls Accredited Investors Rules “Unfair,” Sharding “Cleanup,” - Trustnodes Other Blockchain News Ripple...

12 Trends Shaping Blockchain Tech in 2018

Have you been looking at the rise of blockchain? Your life is about to change, so we decided to give you a clear trajectory of what’s to come. Check out these 12 impacts that blockchain will have on society as a whole. Integrating Digital Money The future of blockchain makes little sense without discussing money. The more that e-currency is accepted, the more accepted blockchain technology will be. The wide acceptance of digital currency...

EtherWorld's weekly: June 24, 2018

(Blockchain eNewspaper) News World news Bank of England to Update Settlement System to Work with Blockchain Japan's Financial Watchdog Orders AML Shake-Up at 6 Crypto Exchanges Thiel Foundation Announces 2018 Thiel Fellows Korean Government to Lead 6 Blockchain Pilots With $9 Million Fund Stanford computer scientists launch the Center for Blockchain Research. Stanford students build 16 blockchain projects in Dapp Showcase Blockchain technology almost a must-have for business said UBS CEO EY and Microsoft launch...

Solutions to Scalability: Can Off-Chain Payments Scale Blockchain?

Scalability is one issue that has been troubling blockchain developers and is one of the biggest challenges before it can reach the masses. Below is the daily transaction chart showing transactions since October' 15. image source: etherscan.io The key here is that enough number of nodes must verify the transaction to confirm it as legitimate and to make sure that security isn't compromised, but few enough so as to allow the system to process...

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