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Hard Fork

April 05, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Hard Fork" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: DEFINITION of 'Hard Fork' As it relates to blockchain technology, a hard fork (or sometimes hardfork) is a radical change to the protocol that makes ...more
Category: Hard Fork

Bitcoin Blocks vs Regular Blocks

April 05, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the " Block " term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows under the blockchain and bitcoin definitions: ​ What is a 'Blockchain' A blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed. It ...more
Category: Block

Proof of Work

April 05, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the " Proof of Work " term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​ DEFINITION of 'Proof of Work' Proof of work describes a system that requires a not-insignificant but feasible amount of effort in order to deter frivolous or ...more
Category: Proof of Work

Cryptocurrency

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the " cryptocurrency" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: What is a 'Cryptocurrency' A cryptocurrency is a digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit ...more
Category: Cryptocurrency

Coinjoin and Coin Mixing

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Coinjoin" and Coin Mixing" terms, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​| An anonymization strategy that protects the privacy of Bitcoin users when they conduct transactions with each other. Coinjoin requires multiple parties ...more
Category: Coinjoin

Bitcoin Mining

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Bitcoin Mining" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​ Bitcoin mining is the process by which transactions are verified and added to the public ledger, known as the block chain, and also the means through which new ...more
Category: Bitcoin Mining

51% Attack

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "51% Attack" term, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: ​51% attack refers to an attack on a blockchain – usually bitcoin's, for which such an attack is still hypothetical – by a group of miners controlling more than 50% of the ...more
Category: 51% Attack

Bitcoin and bitcoin

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to the "Bitcoin" and "bitcoin" terms, which Investopedia has defined for us, very nicely, as follows: What is 'Bitcoin' Bitcoin is a digital currency created in 2009. It follows the ideas set out in a white paper by the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true ...more
Category: Bitcoin

Blockchain

April 04, 2017
We'd like to call your attention to this term, which is defined very nicely by Investopedia, as follows: ​ ​What is a 'Blockchain' A blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed. It is constantly growing as ‘completed’ blocks are added to it with a ...more
Category: Blockchain

Exploit the Power of AI with Partner; LPA and VisiRule

April 04, 2017
VisiRule is a 100% web-based application that has been created and is supported by Logic Programming Associates, Ltd. (LPA) a small UK-based software company which has many years of experience in designing and delivering innovative, and often disruptive, software solutions. LPA is a GRCme Brain ...more