Bitcoin Mining And The Effect On Environment | Bitcoin’s Climate Footprint | Mining Cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin’s Impact on the Environment. Feb.09 — Tesla’s $1.5 billion bitcoin purchase sent the cryptocurrency soaring to a record. Nic Carter, founding partner at Castle Island Ventures, speaks with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde, Romaine Bostick and Joe Weisenthal on “What’d You Miss?” about mining bitcoins and its effect on the environment. ···················································································· FOLLOW US! ✘ Facebook […]
Tezos conducts a 4-stage process when upgrade proposals are submitted. Each stage is designed to coordinate and align the community’s interests which then seamlessly upgrades the Tezos protocol without hardforking. Tezos recently upgraded with this method with a proposal submitted by Nomadic Labs and successfully implemented the changes.
Tezos uses a unique consensus mechanism called ‘Liquid Proof-of-Stake’ that enables token holders to participate in the network while always remaining control of their tokens. When Token holders delegate their tokens to bakers, they will receive a staking rewards from the baker, however, token holders transfer their voting rights for upcoming proposals. When delegating to […]
Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is one of the hottest sectors in the blockchain industry. Let’s dive into advantages for DeFi developers that build on Tezos.
Here’s David with his brief explainer on the new Ethereum Virtual Machine (KEVM) devnet, the first of several (Glow & IELE coming soon) that we’re building out over the next month or so. Together, the new devnets will open up a host of opportunities for smart contract development on Cardano. The KEVM, Glow and IELE […]
Cryptocurrency Explained: Understanding “Double-spend”, Block Re-Organization, & Consensus [Bitcoin]
Today there were headlines about a “double-spend” in bitcoin! Many took that to mean that bitcoin has a catastrophic flaw (it doesn’t) or the network is not secure (it is) or that bitcoin is somehow broken (it’s not). Watch this video to learn the truth about what a double-spend is, what it’s not, and how […]
You want to secure your bitcoin, ether, and other cryptocurrencies. So you buy a hardware wallet, generate, test, and back up the mnemonic (checking it at least twice). What happens if you delete your mnemonic phrase or seed from your hardware wallet? Is it really gone? How can you be sure? Chapters 0:00 How can […]
Recently a Medium article came out skewering Bitcoin because of the existence of the Tether USDT stablecoin. Honestly this immediately sounded like recycled FUD from 2017/2018 but I took a deeper look and initially it seemed cogent and was definitely well written. But then after researching further and listening to the counter arguments and rebuttals, […]
En esta completa Expert Session, aprovechando las subida de ethereum, hablaremos de todo sobre Ethereum 2.0 con un experto desarrollador de Blockchain como es Jordi Baylina, que nos contará que es Ethereum 2.0 y qué supondrá para el mundo cripto, sus experiencias con Vitalik Buterin, etc 👨💼 Jordi Baylina , Desarrollador Blockchain y Technical Lead […]
A quick overview of the differences between the leading layer 2 scaling solutions for Ethereum. Plasma, ZK Rollups and Optimistic Rollups. #Ethereum #DeFi #Crypto
What Are State Channels! https://blockgeeks.com/ State channels are an example of a layer two scaling solution for blockchains that are actively in development now! They’re a really interesting concept that allows for the speed of off chain transactions, with the security and decentralization of the blockchain. Bardia tells you all about it in one minute! […]