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  1. Proof of Work

    | Glossary

    The consensus algorithm introduced by Bitcoin. PoW requires miners to compete against each other to add new block and earn rewards.

  2. How do cryptocurrencies work?

    | Crypto 101

    How do cryptocurrencies stay accurate? All cryptocurrencies use some type of ...

  3. Proof of Stake

    | Glossary

    PoS. A method of minting new coins and securing a platform by allowing users to stake their coins and receive more coins as a reward. Introduced as an energy efficient alternative to PoW (Proof of Work)....

  4. How does a blockchain work?

    | Crypto 101

    What are the mechanics of a blockchain? When we say that blockchains are ledgers, we’re describing t...

  5. Changelly Review: Is Changelly Legit & How does it work?

    | Guides

    In this Changelly review, we will overview: What’s the Changelly instant exchange service and its history Figure out how Changelly works How to use the Changelly pla...

  6. Ripple and Western Union: Will They Work Together?

    | Latest Crypto News

    Western Union recently released a video with President Odilon Almeida discussing the matter. Throughout the vid...

  7. Proof of Importance

    | Glossary

    Proof-of-Importance is a consensus algorithm similar to PoS. Nodes "vest" currency to participate in the creation of blocks. Unlike PoS, Proof-of-Importance quantifies a person’s support of the network. NE...

  8. Delegated Proof of Stake

    | Glossary

    DPoS. A consensus mechanism that has a blockchain's nodes vote on the correct version of the blockchain. 

  9. Proof of Burn

    | Glossary

    A consensus mechanism for verifying a blockchain in which miners send coins to an unspendable address

  10. Proof of Existence

    | Glossary

    A process of storing information that cannot be changed or deleted.