Tags : Paper

Blockchain

5 Takeaways From Chia Network’s New White Paper

It will take 21 years for the rest of the world to mine as much of the Chia (XCH) cryptocurrency as the company behind it will have on the day its mainnet launches next month. “We believe that chia, a new digital currency built on our new blockchain with radically different features and security than […]Read More

Blockchain

What Is the Bitcoin White Paper?

“I’ve been working on a new electronic cash system that’s fully peer-to-peer, with no trusted third party.” Those were the words pseudonymous Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto used to greet the world some 12 years ago in an email releasing the Bitcoin white paper. To this day, nobody still knows who Satoshi is. Since April 23, 2011, […]Read More

Blockchain

Bitcoin Developers Weigh the Costs of Defying White Paper Copyright

The Bitcoin community is debating the extent to which Bitcoin Core developers and maintainers should shoulder the symbolic burden of hosting its white paper, particularly when doing so could unnecessarily sap their time and finances. The question arose after the Bitcoin white paper was taken down from Bitcoincore.org, a canonical repository for the Bitcoin software […]Read More