Browsing the "Peercoin" Tag

The Creator of Proof-of-Stake Thinks He Finally Figured It Out

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Pseudonymous developer Sunny King, the creator of proof-of-stake, has a new approach for the consensus mechanism – and it revolves around hardware.

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How Peercoin Got A Boost From Bitcoin’s Halving

| Jacob Donnelly

With bitcoin mining becoming less profitable, one recipient of excess hashpower is Peercoin, a lesser-known digital currency.

Bitcoin Exchange ANX Adds Features to iOS and Android Apps

| Jon Southurst

Hong Kong-based multi-currency exchange ANX has upgraded its iOS and Android apps with features for traders and consumers.

Survey Results: 96% of Merchants Would Recommend Bitcoin to Peers

| Pete Rizzo

Part Three of our survey examines merchant satisfaction with bitcoin, as well as their interest in altcoins.

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Are Cryptocurrencies in a State of War?

| Blake Cantrel

Are cryptocurrencies in the midst of a battle similar to that fought by HD DVDs and Blu-ray Discs?

Bitcoin’s Best Competitors: The Top Altcoins of 2013

| Danny Bradbury

Which were the top altcoins of 2013? By market capitalization, here they are.

Litecoin Spikes to $200 Million Market Capitalization in Five Hours

| Richard Boase

Litecoin caught the market’s attention earlier this year when it spiked approximately 10,000% in a few weeks.

Third largest cryptocurrency peercoin moves into spotlight with Vault of Satoshi deal

| Danny Bradbury

Will Peercoin shine thanks to its new community development push?