Posts by jim380

Project Spotlight – CertiK

Overview The Certik platform is a framework that utilizes formal verification to build fully trustless smart contracts and certified blockchain ecosystems. With the goal of proving the blockchain ecosystems are mathematically bug-free, CertiK introduces modular verification techniques which decompose single proof tasks into smaller proof objects. These proof objects will be validated by the participants…

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Project Spotlight – Alqo

Project Overview Alqo is an open source, fully autonomous cryptocurrency with a focus in developing a community driven system that surpasses the general concepts displayed in today’s cryptocurrency market. The Alqo project strives to deliver a complete payment system that embodies the development of the more advanced forerunners (e.g. Bitcoin, Dash etc.), and further resolves…

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Bitcoin Forks, Visualizing the Idea of Consensus

Non-consensus Fork consensus rules on the network are not changed post-fork. 1) Software Fork  A software fork is essentially creating a variation (i.e. fork) in software, as commonly seen in projects on Github. A software fork usually takes place when different developers decide to pursue different goals with the project. A good example would be…

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Project Spotlight – Jibrel Network

Overview The Jibrel network is an intermediary service on the Ethereum blockchain that facilitates the tokenization, listing and trading of traditional assets. In addition, Jibrel aims to offer instant, near-zero fee global payments and remittances in the form of fiat-fiat transactions through various payment channels. Four core offerings of the Jibrel network: Crypto Depository Receipts…

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Project Spotlight — Primas

What Is Primas? Primas is an open ecosystem on the Ethereum network that aims to restructure the content market, specifically in content production, selection and consumption. Being fairly new in today’s cryptocurrency market, Primas’ approach to integrate its ecosystem into consumers’ daily lives is not a common one you’d see in today’s blockchain projects.  Problems…

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ICO Spotlight — Cherr.io

  What Is Cherr.io About ? An exciting and highly sought after ICO has been making a valiant effort in recent headlines progressing to share their ambitions with the ever so changing, and fast paced cryptocurrency market. Cherr.io, winner of the Futurehack Hackathon 2018 in Davos, aims to rebuild donor trust by removing the personal…

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Small Cap Gem Lists (updated on 4.23.17)

All coins on the lists were picked based on my own research. You shall Do Your Own Research before investing. All suggestions are welcome.  under $20M market cap $20M-50M market cap *This post is not financial advice*

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How to Run Your Own Ethereum Node on Raspberry Pi

Why run an Ethereum node? Help out the Ethereum network (Though I personally believe there are already enough nodes for network security, the network will need more nodes to support light clients (e.g. digital wallets) and just to have more node redundancy) Instead of connecting to another node using RPC connection, you have direct access…

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