Search results

  1. Block Reward

    | Glossary

    The payment given to a miner for securing a blockchain that uses POW (Proof-of-Work) consensus

  2. Miner

    | Glossary

    An individual that volunteers computing power to verify transactions on a blockchain in exchange for block rewards.

  3. Bitcoin Protocol

    | Glossary

    The first blockchain-based network that allows its users to store and transfer wealth.

  4. Minting

    | Glossary

    The process by which users on a PoS blockchain verify transactions and receive new coins for their participation.

  5. Permissionless

    | Glossary

    Permissionless refers to public blockchains (like Bitcoin) - anyone can generate an address and transact BTC.

  6. BarterDEX

    | Glossary

    Komodo's Decentralized Exchange which connects all of its independent blockchains and allows atomic swaps.

  7. Block Height

    | Glossary

    The total number of blocks on a blockchain since the genesis block (first block) was mined.

  8. Mining Algorithm

    | Glossary

    A mathematical problem that is solved by participants of a blockchain to verify transactions in exchange for block rewards.

  9. Mining Contract

    | Glossary

    An agreement that allows individuals to sell their computing power for the purposes of verifying transactions on a blockchain.

  10. SmartBridge

    | Glossary

    A feature of the ARK cryptocurrency which allows separate blockchains to connect with each other and communicate.

Pages

text