Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for ‘Pala’ Consensus Protocol

Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for ‘Pala’ Consensus Protocol

Public blockchain platform provider ThunderCore has just released proof-of-concept code for a new consensus protocol, dubbed Pala, on GitHub. According to Elaine Shi, chief scientist for ThunderCore, the work represents “a dream consensus protocol.” As stated on the newly released GitHub page: “Pala is a byzantine fault tolerant consensus protocol…It can achieve low latency and high throughput in a partially synchronous network setting.
Turing Award Winner’s Blockchain Opens Test Network to Public

Turing Award Winner’s Blockchain Opens Test Network to Public

The test network for the Algorand blockchain platform has been made publicly accessible, the company behind the project announced Tuesday. The proof-of-stake based Alogrand was first unveiled by MIT professor and Turing Award winner Silvio Micali in 2017. Over the course of 2018, the initiative netted some $66 million in funding, with backers including venture capital firms Union Square Ventures and Pillar, both of which funded Algorand’s $4 million seed round in February of last year.

Cardano 1.5 Releases on the Mainnet Ahead of PoS Protocol Upgrade

Cardano community members have been looking forward to the new major main net update.
Мнение: Как Casper повлияет на децентрализацию эфириума

Мнение: Как Casper повлияет на децентрализацию эфириума

Автор статьи — Акбар Тобхани, CEO компании SFOX, брокер-дилера по институциональной криптовалютной торговле. Он начал свою карьеру в качестве инженера-программиста в NASA и занялся майнингом биткоинов во время учёбы в Массачусетском технологическом институте (MIT).
Криптодоказательства: Что нужно знать про алгоритмы консенсуса криптовалют

Криптодоказательства: Что нужно знать про алгоритмы консенсуса криптовалют

За каждой хорошей криптовалютой стоит хороший алгоритм консенсуса. Эти алгоритмы существуют для предотвращения двойного расходования.
Staking Sidechains? New Paper Proposes Twist on Bitcoin Tech

Staking Sidechains? New Paper Proposes Twist on Bitcoin Tech

A pseudonymous developer is seeking to refresh an old idea for boosting bitcoin's functionality. Named 'proof-of-mainstake,' the paper proposes an incentive system for the mining of sidechains, blockchains with alternative rulesets that developers believe could one day be "attached" to bitcoin.