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    Reckless or Doable? Bitcoin Algorithm Change Sparks Backlash

    The latest turn for the Bitcoin scaling debate has seen rumors abound of potential support for changing the virtual currency’s proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm. PoW Algorithm Change: ‘Doable’ or ‘Reckless’? A flurry of social media activity Monday accompanied confusion as to which parties from Bitcoin Core supported the concept, which would place mining back in the hands of small-scale individuals. “A soft fork change of Bitcoin’s proof of work algorithm is entirely doable,” Bittorrent creator Bram

    · March 21, 2017 · 6:00 am
  • Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Interviews, Markets and Prices

    [INTERVIEW]BoostCoin and it’s X13 Algorithm

    BoostCoin has received plenty of attention last week due to people interested in the X13 algorithm. However, it was not the first coin to implement it, the creators of the X13 algorithm abandoned their coin and now, boostcoin could be a very nice replacement to that which failed. BoostCoin is a PoW/PoS with a maximum of 40 million coins including the PoS stage, though it does have a 1% premine and therefore must be dealt

    · May 31, 2014 · 3:52 am