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    Interview with HeavyCoin Developer

    Heavycoin is an interesting coin having been released a couple months ago. Here, an interview regarding the Heavy1 algorithm with the developer: Q: What makes an algorithm with multiple hashing more secure than something like scrypt or Scrypt N-Factor Scrypt/adaptive-n is a single cryptographic hash function.   Using a single cryptographic hash function as the basis for a crypto-currency is fine until that cryptographic hash function becomes weak, for example, due to advances in cryptography.  You

    · August 22, 2014 · 6:18 am