Tag: alternatives

101 Is there a way to set up proof-of-work systems so they would be even more useful? 2011-09-01T04:10:16.373

30 What are colored coins? 2012-12-10T03:04:20.677

28 How does Chaum style e-cash work? (all the Wiki links are broken) 2013-04-11T00:34:53.507

19 What are the perceived advantages of bitcoin as a means of exchange? 2011-08-31T18:27:05.813

19 Does flattr complement or compete with bitcoin? 2011-09-02T09:15:13.853

18 Will forks and alternative block chains cause hyper-inflation of decentralized digital money? 2011-08-30T22:22:12.410

18 Has anyone attempted to make a working voting system using a bitcoin based system? 2011-10-14T09:28:54.660

17 Speed of operations in the Bitcoin network 2011-10-15T22:12:04.413

17 Why do we need alternatives to Bitcoin? 2013-03-04T14:56:43.210

16 Can Bitcoin technology be leveraged to implement a decentralized trust system (i.e. a replacement to SSL)? 2011-09-06T12:05:12.550

16 What Bitcoin-esque alternatives are there? 2011-11-04T20:06:02.763

15 What is the "zeitgeist attack"? Does it affect all blockchain technologies? 2011-09-14T18:17:24.250

13 What keeps a dominant Bitcoin client vendor with the majority of the market share from unilaterally changing the protocol? 2013-03-30T23:07:42.200

13 What is Proof of Burn? 2014-04-01T11:22:54.040

11 Are there alternatives to Bitcoin which take a different approach? 2011-08-31T02:06:28.070

10 Where can I find graphs the values of alternative crypto currencies? 2011-08-30T23:12:51.267

10 Decentralized transactions between two decentralized currencies 2011-08-31T16:24:40.380

10 Is there an opensource crypto-currency exchanges engine? 2013-11-25T11:38:08.430

10 Turing completeness of Bitcoin Script 2013-11-25T14:57:53.267

10 Digital currencies pegged to dollar value 2015-11-10T17:58:19.537

9 Different ways to encode Bitcoin Address 2011-10-24T21:51:02.430

9 How to determine what type of coins a wallet.dat contains? 2013-12-30T03:40:53.123

9 What are the differences (and value adds) among all the different Crypto Currencies? 2016-06-03T03:19:22.087

8 What does a comparison of Bitcoin Days Destroyed say about Bitcoin vs Namecoin vs SolidCoin? 2011-09-17T17:29:00.977

8 Should fractional reserve banking be prohibited through the bitcoin protocol or otherwise, and how could such a change be implemented? 2012-02-01T05:42:58.380

8 It is possible to build a P2P system to trade Bitcoins? 2012-03-18T00:38:32.913

7 Is there an easy way to diversify your Bitcoin holding among the other popular forks? 2011-08-30T22:53:42.750

7 Trading between different cryptocoins 2011-10-25T13:17:18.283

7 Bitcoin over HTTP? 2011-12-06T10:10:46.287

7 Can I CPU mine other coins to win Bitcoins? 2012-02-07T03:57:54.433

7 What is TimeKoin? 2012-06-25T06:52:21.963

7 Does merged mining require clients to download both blockchains? 2012-07-24T18:04:40.017

7 The value of Quarkcoin knowing that big amount was preminted 2013-12-03T03:57:44.260

7 Are there any resources for creating your own coin? 2014-01-31T05:26:26.093

7 Fastest cryptocurrency 2014-04-16T03:08:39.730

6 Can new types of transactions be included the current block chain? 2011-09-16T17:01:34.800

6 Is there an easy way to check out the market cap of the alternative currencies? 2011-10-06T15:07:55.753

6 Is there a uniform measure of "difficulty", that when multiplied by price, will give "profitability of one hour of mining"? 2011-10-09T17:46:55.333

6 Can a competing cryptocurrency make Bitcoin obsolete? 2011-12-30T21:23:45.780

6 Is "Dacoinminster's Second Bitcoin Whitepaper" logically/economically consistent? 2012-01-07T06:13:16.337

6 Is it possible for a decentralized currency to have untraceable transactions? 2012-10-17T22:32:52.507

6 Alternative clients and the Bitcoin API 2012-11-09T23:49:53.220

6 How to experience the thrill of mining? 2013-02-15T02:20:14.640

6 List of Bitcoin forks or spinoffs 2013-04-14T00:20:20.507

6 What happens if you send Bitcoin to a Litecoin address? 2013-11-20T02:51:29.823

6 What's stopping an infinite number of altcoins with the same protocol from appearing in the future? 2013-12-05T21:11:56.173

6 Have network DDoS attacks ever been successful on any coin? 2014-03-15T04:51:36.927

6 What happens in an extreme case if Ripple fails to make a consensus? Will that part of the network be segmented off? 2014-03-18T02:05:55.293

6 How is IOTA's Tangle different than classical blockchains? 2017-12-14T20:11:32.267

5 How exactly is Rucoin different than Bitcoin? 2011-11-07T10:25:19.753

5 What is fairCash? 2012-02-29T17:59:13.743

5 How can people in Indonesia use Bitcoins? 2012-06-21T03:14:42.043

5 What does Litecoin offer over Bitcoin? 2013-06-25T01:22:21.143

5 Is there an altcoin that is only feasible to mine by CPU? 2013-11-28T08:08:55.817

5 How does Nextcoin convert 256-bit Curve25519 public keys into ~20 arabic numerals? 2014-01-14T22:07:43.447

5 Can the coin symbol prefix in a cloned NXT blockchain start with a digit? 2018-10-12T11:08:01.783

4 What client to use for an alternative special purpose blockchain? 2012-04-26T12:28:40.293

4 What is the key difference between the Proof of Activity proposal and Proof of Stake? 2012-09-17T08:15:53.897

4 Litecoin difficulty and reward 2013-04-01T10:02:23.637

4 Do any Virtual Currencies use coins that have an expiration date? 2013-10-15T16:54:11.827

4 Does Proof of Stake Lead to a Positive Feedback Loop? 2013-11-06T11:48:34.163

4 Is there a website that compares the features of different cryptocoins? 2014-02-12T18:54:58.900

4 Are there any cryptocurrencies with no mining beyond participation? 2014-02-18T17:29:45.043

4 Mini-Blockchain proposal: How is the proof-chain secured against injections? 2014-05-08T09:24:56.230

4 Ripple Distributed Consensus Algorithm 2014-05-12T09:51:26.693

4 Which cryptocurrencies deviate significantly from Bitcoin? 2014-05-13T05:09:23.853

4 Decentralized democratic voting 2014-05-28T03:56:38.783

4 Why is a short blocktime considered to be unsafe? 2015-07-13T20:56:50.220

4 NXT, Ignis, and Ardor Confusion. Purpose of NXT when there is Ignis / Ardor? 2017-01-26T18:28:16.003

4 How scalable is a Blockchain-based system? 2017-06-08T10:01:49.733

3 Alternative currencies eWallets 2012-01-05T16:28:46.010

3 How can I identify the coin type from its address? 2012-02-18T08:44:33.620

3 Zero to Bitcoin in sixty seconds - how to set up a Bitcoin client in case you need it fast? 2012-09-24T09:44:34.783

3 Will an approved Bitcoin-like system replace Bitcoin? 2012-11-19T06:38:02.553

3 Will bitcoins be devalued by competing digital currencies? 2013-03-15T14:10:44.940

3 What's the alternative to bitcoins that can be profitably mined by beginner? 2013-04-14T13:32:27.820

3 Bitcoin for local network 2013-07-09T13:47:55.037

3 Are there clients that manage several alts? 2013-07-29T10:44:12.257

3 What happens if Bitcoin itself is obsoleted by another digital currency? 2013-08-30T21:17:25.420

3 Changing p2p to create a quark coin mining pool? 2013-12-01T15:24:24.107

3 What protocols are built on top of Bitcoin? 2013-12-18T21:26:29.583

3 Profitability comparisons for Quarkcoin and Primecoin? 2013-12-22T05:05:19.647

3 Are There Examples of Asset Backed Virtual Currencies? 2013-12-22T06:57:33.380

3 Where do these coins gain their value? 2014-01-13T16:59:45.807

3 Are there any _severe_ drawbacks of bitcoin justifying all the alternatives? 2014-01-25T09:53:50.877

3 Why do some mining algorithms run "cooler" than others? 2014-05-01T21:01:15.950

3 Which cryptocurrency has the smallest block time? 2015-02-06T17:08:56.023

3 What other decentralized bitcoin / altcoin exchanges are there besides Bitsquare? 2017-02-09T17:49:32.940

3 Why can't timestamps be a substitute for blockchain? 2017-07-13T19:07:39.813

3 How difficult is it to invent a new cryptocurrency? (In regards to time, money, technical knowledge, etc.) 2018-01-05T19:38:34.523

2 Alternative incentives for miners 2012-07-24T18:12:11.300

2 Is Proof of Stake a hard-fork? 2012-07-31T07:46:51.490

2 Are there studies about a Bitcoin-like economy with inflation? 2013-01-19T19:25:48.550

2 What would be the technical, and wider, implications of a cryptocurrency that used proof-of-disk-space? 2013-03-28T07:54:45.980

2 Is there a namecoin (or similar) social network? How would it work? 2013-10-21T17:27:40.157

2 How are some coins premined? 2013-11-13T16:12:31.710

2 Alternative: Mining scheme driven by logistic function 2013-11-18T14:20:48.170

2 How can I buy Mastercoins? 2013-11-23T09:48:28.313

2 Storing HTML websites in the blockchain? 2013-11-25T09:56:04.757