Tag: proof-of-stake

31 How does proof-of-stake "mining" work? 2014-01-07T01:21:31.250

28 What is proof-of-stake? 2013-04-03T21:30:42.827

27 Why doesn't Bitcoin migrate to proof-of-stake? 2020-04-19T15:13:16.230

25 What are the downsides of proof of stake? 2014-06-03T19:22:27.227

18 Are there alternatives for proof of work? 2013-03-20T18:17:43.450

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

10 What's the difference between PoW and PoS? 2016-03-24T00:46:02.627

9 How can Blackcoin get 1st confirmation in 10 seconds? 2014-05-31T22:15:30.053

9 What are pros and cons of Tendermint? 2014-06-02T10:50:48.340

9 How does Proof of Burn work? 2017-01-03T13:40:49.663

9 How is a proof-of-stake block mined at the block level, and how does it accomplish it's goals? 2017-03-24T18:53:25.080

8 In Proof-of-Stake, can the same miner mine a block multiple times in a row? 2015-10-12T05:07:51.073

7 How does a mix between Proof of Work/Stake work? (Peercoin) 2014-08-03T20:54:41.100

7 What other whitepapers are there for coin distribution models like POW (proof of work) and POS (proof of stake)? 2015-03-30T13:59:19.833

6 Is it possible to combine PoW with PoS by taking turns? 2014-11-13T22:09:24.743

6 Difference between staking and mining? 2017-06-27T17:08:03.507

5 Is Ethereum essentially Bitcoin with Turing-complete Script? 2016-01-13T18:47:57.297

5 In what sense does the security model of proof-of-stake require users to "log on to the internet every few months" 2018-01-24T15:39:06.033

5 How does Proof-of-Stake works programmatically 2018-05-14T09:47:56.150

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

4 How can I generate more coins while mining on PoS? 2013-07-04T20:59:16.097

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

4 Can someone explain the pitfalls of NXT Proof of Stake's potential issue of "nothing at stake"? 2014-09-30T20:45:57.380

4 How does Peercoin (or other PoS) prevent timestamp forging effecting hash attempts or random minting? 2015-07-09T20:08:59.760

4 Do you receive interest on Peercoin if you use an online wallet? 2015-07-30T22:21:00.890

4 What is special about a private blockchain based on proof of stake? 2016-07-19T00:09:56.830

4 What is the difference between PoW and PoS regarding computations when determining a new block? 2016-11-03T13:47:57.300

4 How to make PoS system work? 2017-01-27T13:12:10.160

4 What is the downside of not using Proof of Work for validator selection? 2017-09-06T23:45:09.217

4 How does a miner get selected in Proof Of Stake? 2017-11-15T19:10:40.547

4 How does Proof of Stake prevents dishonest behaviour compared to PoW? 2018-02-14T18:35:25.003

4 Has PoS really been proven secure under comparable assumptions as Bitcoin? 2018-07-19T10:07:05.603

3 Are all strategies to mine PPCoin Proof of Stake blocks equivalent? 2013-04-10T23:09:00.450

3 PoS (Proof of Stake) - Do you have to leave your wallet QT application open all the time to receive interest? mainly for the coin Philosopher stone 2014-05-25T23:35:01.993

3 What are some counter arguments for NXT (nxtcoin) "premine" or initial distribution setup? 2014-07-08T18:14:08.263

3 Peercoin proof-of-stake: When a person with large computing power and a person with a large stake both compete to generate a new block who wins? 2014-07-30T11:39:43.140

3 How is the next forger decided in Nxt? 2015-07-21T14:58:02.433

3 How does Nxt agree on a chain when "active accounts" can be easily faked? 2015-07-23T20:26:52.877

3 How can one create a Genesis Block for a new Proof of Stake Cryptocurrency? 2015-08-19T05:46:13.220

3 In Proof-of-Stake, can a block creator fudge the block hash? 2015-10-12T05:03:51.147

3 How do I join the NXT 2.0 (Ardor) distribution if it isn't an ICO? And how does it affect NXT 1.0 holders? 2016-06-30T14:10:25.150

3 PoS (Proof of Stake) what happens to the coin age of the change after I send an amount? 2017-03-19T17:47:39.810

3 What does one need to do to earn Decred through PoS? 2017-09-02T09:31:05.463

3 How to mine first block of POS coin 2017-09-19T12:22:11.960

3 How it is possible to create coins only with the proof of stake system? 2017-11-27T07:26:16.033

3 Forking PIVX - ERROR: CheckBlockHeader() : proof of work failed 2018-02-01T13:38:00.133

3 Who does the work in proof of stake (POS)? 2018-02-10T13:21:54.083

3 Ardor Lightweight Contracts: (Almost) trustless way with new Phased Transaction type? 2018-08-22T20:02:16.280

2 How to generate PPCoins using Proof of Stake? 2013-04-05T08:29:04.767

2 History of cold boot attacks on Proof-of-Stake miners 2014-02-16T15:35:24.180

2 How does a Peercoin node announce a new block found by proof-of-stake? 2014-07-31T10:56:19.590

2 How do the Peercoin nodes verify a new block found by proof-of-stake? 2014-07-31T11:06:10.520

2 PoS coin is producing conflicted chain after merging with upstream developments 2014-08-08T19:20:39.840

2 How resilient are Proof of Stake (PoS) mechanisms to brute force quantum computing attacks? 2014-12-28T03:16:15.393

2 Is the Lightning network a proof-of-stake system? 2016-04-23T23:54:52.100

2 Are there any POS coin open source mobile wallets implementations? 2017-01-26T18:23:50.363

2 Can a Blockchain be Built Like This? 2018-01-17T05:08:57.850

2 What is the "main" difference between consensus mechanism of Bitcoin and Ethereum? 2018-08-10T11:38:01.960

2 How many transactions per block on Ardor? Plans for scaling? 2018-08-22T16:29:50.297

2 Proof-of-Stake: How to ensure immutability of the blockchain? 2019-02-05T15:20:45.587

2 How the process “ lock a certain amount of coins into the network as their stake” achieved technically in the Proof of stake algorithm 2019-04-12T09:42:15.097

2 Proof of Stake - double spending 2019-04-23T17:42:35.247

2 Why do we need to chain the blocks (creating blockchain) in a permissioned blockchain? 2019-05-22T15:57:42.990

1 What role does stake play in finding a PoS block specifically? 2014-07-31T10:50:52.870

1 How often does peercoin minting pay out? 2015-02-01T11:08:17.257

1 In Peercoin style Proof of Stake, can one person 'stake' for another's address? 2015-02-24T23:05:14.930

1 What is stopping someone from creating their own "chain" in Proof-of-Stake systems? 2015-07-06T08:33:49.757

1 Why is POW/POS absolutely necessary to run public distributed ledger? 2015-07-11T17:15:05.050

1 Why was the chain with the largest work chosen as the metric of consensus? 2016-06-16T20:30:09.343

1 How do you stake / forge in nxt / ardor using a public node without having to login publicly? 2016-07-14T17:49:54.887

1 Feasibility of Integrating Proof of Stake systems into everyday devices? 2016-09-28T15:18:48.453

1 The 51% assumption 2016-12-02T14:04:18.870

1 Limit of Proof of Work 2017-05-19T20:06:47.357

1 What's a good repo to fork if you want to create a blockchain like a "Math" coin or Curecoin. (mining equations, not hashes) 2017-06-07T16:27:19.013

1 Is Tendermint proof-of-stake? 2017-08-03T07:36:27.487

1 Random election proof of stake 2017-08-11T14:39:43.847

1 How to create a new POS altcoin? 2017-09-28T20:51:11.770

1 altcoin debug.log shows ERROR: CTxDB::LoadBlockIndex() : Failed stake modifier checkpoint height=0 2017-10-26T17:45:32.093

1 How a stakeholder is chosen randomly in proof-of-stake? 2017-10-27T15:58:15.747

1 Proof of stake fork problem 2017-11-16T08:55:26.380

1 Does PoS forging require having private key on the computer connected to the internet 2017-12-28T11:40:43.603

1 My coin - Proof-of-Action 2018-05-07T02:37:34.063

1 Delegated Proof of Stake (DPOS) vs. Proof of stake? 2018-08-14T14:22:40.897

1 How to get staking balance using RPC commands 2018-10-01T20:14:57.237

1 How can I simulate ProofOfStake (PoS) for a testnet (clone of Pivx)? 2018-10-10T11:42:01.680

1 Failing to create a new address to be used for receiving staking rewards whenever a generated block is accepted 2018-10-10T19:03:11.220

1 Is there a reward or penalty for validators in proof-of-stake (PoS)? 2018-11-12T10:53:34.487

1 Sorry newbie, I dont get the PoS block creation, to much contradiction 2018-11-26T01:28:16.260

1 What exactly makes altering of data in non-bitcoin blocks hard? 2019-01-24T01:33:21.733

1 Proof-of-Stake: What if a bad enactor is chosen by random? 2019-04-03T17:04:16.710

1 How to model randomness in validators selection in PoS? 2019-04-03T21:14:34.613

1 How much more energy efficient is PoS (proof of stake) than PoW (proof of work)? Are there any figures on this? 2019-12-23T18:34:17.830

1 How to calculate economic security for bitcoin proof of work? 2021-02-04T08:45:46.907

0 How much do you gain from minting a proof-of-stake coin on multiple wallets? 2014-12-22T22:43:39.257

0 Is there a Android POS full node wallet apps that is open source? An app that can also stake? 2015-01-02T07:03:17.630

0 Is it possible to have proof of stake and proof of work transactions in the same block ? 2017-10-02T19:00:42.850

0 How does bundling as a bundler in Ardor work? 2017-11-02T17:35:06.047

0 Worries about ability 2017-12-14T14:07:48.143

0 How are gridcoin transactions validated? 2018-01-10T14:53:51.577