• AMA Announcement! Ask Founder and Lead Dev of hybrix, Joachim De Koning, Anything! Wednesday, August 21st at 14:00 PM (CET)
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 4 days ago
    Hello! Wednesday next week: Ask Joa Anything! Joachim de Koning (/u/—agent725—) is founder and lead developer of hybrix, a project that has pioneered with an interoperability platform, applications, and hybrid assets. Joachim has been a blockchain developer, visionary and enthusiast from day one. In 2017, the team (as Coinstorm/Internet of…
  • A Guided Reading of Ethereum's Original White Paper!
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 4 days ago
    Ever tried reading the original Ethereum white paper? Today, I've released a new episode of the White Paper Center (available on multiple platforms including YouTube and SoundCloud). The goal of the podcast is to provide impartial, simplified guided readings of cryptocurrency white papers. Those long technical papers can now become…
  • What Is The Difference Between IPO, ICO, IEO, And STO?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 5 days ago
    ​ The advent of blockchain technology gave life not only to a new profitable financial asset, but also a new business model of funding startups. An increasing number of new companies are trying to use cryptocurrency to finance their projects. Unlike an IPO, which is a traditional and widely accepted…
  • What are the newest innovations in Blockchain technology after DAG?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 6 days ago
    Unfortunately I'm not too well versed in the technical side of blockchain tech so I am not aware of the latest changes or tweaks in the technology used. I was hoping if one of you big brains could point me in the right direction. Are there any totally new incarnations…
  • Binance KYC issues, KYC Silo Idea
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 week ago
    After seeing everything in the news recently about Binance, the hacker and the person who seemingly hacked the hacker? trying to extort a few million out of Binance for 7 million peoples' KYC documents; I was thinking, why are we still sending every single company really personal and sensitive documents?…
  • Why dApps aren't as doomed as you think - Interesting perspective why there isnt the "next killer dapp" yet.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 week ago
    TLDR: The perfect UI/UX won't make your application the next killer DApp. It is indeed true that many people may know what are DApp, but they often do not care to try and use it because they think Dapps are hard to use. Personally, I think it stems from the…
  • Which Smart Contract Platform would you choose to build a new mainstream financial institution on & why?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 week ago
    We have a functional programming team lined up to build an important DeFi type platform for which we already have enterprise sized partnership agreements in progress. We clearly have ideas of our own but have a policy of keeping an open mind just in case. Who do you guys think…
  • The Decred DEX spec has landed - Fair, permissionless, and anti-rent-seeking.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 2 weeks ago
    It’s here! The Decred DEX spec has landed. Read the details on GitHub to learn exactly how it will enable a decentralized, inclusive and transparent future per Decred’s original vision. https://github.com/decred/dcrdex/ The Decred DEX will be fair. Orders will be pseudorandomly matched within epochs, negating the advantages of HFTs and…
  • Radix DLT - Betanet Emulator Live - Start Building Now!
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 2 weeks ago
    Radix started as a project to not only be highly scalable but to also make it easy for any developer to build decentralized applications with. Staying true to this cause, we are releasing a series of developer tools starting with the single node emulator today; so you can start building…
  • Read to learn more about the difference or advantages of a Private Blockchain over a shared/distributed database.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 2 weeks ago
    Hi Reddit, I would like to share with you an interesting post that I found on Publish0x. Post is titled "Read to learn more about the difference or advantages of a Private Blockchain over a shared/distributed database." , you can read it in https://www.publish0x.com/one-of-the-greatest-coin-hydro/read-learn-more-about-difference-or-advantages-private-block-xelzpl submitted by /u/sandrozc [link]…
  • A Guided Reading of Bitcoin’s Original White Paper
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 2 weeks ago
    Understanding the technology behind cryptocurrencies can be frustrating, I get it. White papers can be incredibly dense. It's much easier to browse Reddit for insightful comments and get the latest blurbs from your favorite news outlets. However, if this has been your strategy, you should proceed with caution. Crypto has…
  • In-Depth Explanation of how Switcheo DEX is built on Ethereum and NEO blockchain
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 3 weeks ago
    Switcheo is a DEX on Ethereum, NEO and EOS blockchain that has a user-friendly interface and does not collect user's data (NO KYC). Because trading on DEXs is commonly known to be slow, the Switcheo team recently released a blog post revealing how they built their DEX such that anyone…
  • Possible real use case.....Blockchain hosting for flashcards. looking for advice on a possible solution.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 3 weeks ago
    Background: I'm a teacher who's very interested in technology. I'm planning on going to grad school for educational technology. I've been interested in and following the developments of blockchain technology but definitely not treating it as a new hammer that I'm making everything into a nail to use on. I…
  • ERC-2212: Interest Earning Stakes
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 3 weeks ago
    cross post from ethereum, original thread http://np.reddit.com/r/ethereum/comments/chwcu2/erc2212_interest_earning_stakes/ ERC-2212: Interest Earning Stakes https://github.com/ethereum/EIPs/issues/2212 i had a hard time understanding this proposal, so i had a look at one of the projects that inspired it https://www.pooltogether.us/how-it-works With pool togeather, you buy lottery tickets with DAI, at the end of the lottery, you…
  • 9 Things You Didn't Know About Ethereum 2.0
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 4 weeks ago
    Xpost from /r/etherum Eth 2.0, somewhat of a misnomer as its really a collection of improvements to eth e.g. Capser the move from pow to pos. At its heart sharding is by far the biggest change as part of eth 2.0. Along with pos it will increase scalability massively. Unless…
  • What can we do better, /r/CryptoTechnology?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    Hi /r/CT, We created a similar thread almost a year ago over here, we're now asking the community for feedback again. The team here is currently talking behind-the-scenes on some changes on how we handle moderation, new moderators, filters, content quality, and our core values. With that said, we'd like…
  • Technical enforcement of a pegged crypto currency?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    https://beincrypto.com/iran-to-launch-gold-pegged-national-cryptocurrency/?utm_source=reddit&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=iran&utm_content=JM I just came across an article on /r/cc about Iran making a crypto currency that's pegged at the value of gold. That got me thinking though… Gold's value in a fiat market fluctuates. So, the value of that currency will fluctuate in relation to the global market. Also, how…
  • Question about mnemonic phrases
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    So most (all?) wallets will provide mnemonic phrases next to private keys as a way to prove ownership of the wallet. I have some questions: How are they generated? Are there algorithms that generate these, like generating private- public keypairs? Are they in any way connected to the public- private…
  • How to build DLive
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    Hello crypto world, I am looking to build a social livestreaming and video sharing application for blockchain casino operators and gambling dapps, similar to Dlive. I intend to fork the open source code of obsstudios, however can anyone help me on the steps on what it takes to build a…
  • Sharding As A Solution To Scalability Cases Ethereum, Zilliqa, Devvio, Unit-e, Harmony, and Fleta.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    ​ Since the beginning of Ethereum's problems with handling transaction processing in Cryptokitties, scalability has become the holy grail of many Blockchain platforms that has forced even ETH itself to rethink solutions to keep up with the demands of the market. ​ The following article is a technical look at…
  • First Simulations of Fast Probabalistic Consensus Protocol (FPC) for Coordicide
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    Interesting results from the initial simulations for one of IOTAs proposed consensus methods for Coordicide. This simulation was testing Popov's "Fast Probabalistic Consensus" method. (This is a different method from the other proposal using cellular automata for Shimmer). The results are very interesting and promising, they show that Popov's upper…
  • SWOT analysis of a permissioned blockchain network
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    I created a SWOT-analysis about a permissioned blockchain network. ​ Which points are missed or maybe wrong? ​ https://twitter.com/turingpointde/status/1148946137967136768 submitted by /u/kAhmij [link] [comments]
  • In the future could there be a base layer protocol upon which all (or many) video games are built, which would then allow characters from different games to interact?
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    Sorry if some of my terminology is off here, but basically was envisioning if it might be possible to use blockchain technology in such a way so video games could become completely interoperable. So, for example, I could play as LeBron James in NBA2k30, then run right off the court…
  • Blockstream Announces New Liquid Swap Tool to Enable Easy Atomic Swaps
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    So apparently people want to implement the liquid network into the Bitcoin protocol, I guess this would only be possible through a hardfork? Would you say it would be worth it? https://beincrypto.com/blockstream-announces-new-liquid-swap-tool-to-enable-easy-atomic-swaps/?utm\_source=reddit&utm\_medium=social&utm\_campaign=blockstream&utm\_content=JM submitted by /u/Ichi_MokuM [link] [comments]
  • Vitalik Delves Into Transaction Stats: More TX Not Necessarily Better
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 1 month ago
    Ethereum (ETH) founder Vitalik Buterin explained on social media why daily transaction count is a “tricky” measure of actual usage on the platform – but still maintained that usage was growing. The explanation came in the form of a bit of self-deprecating fact-checking of a news post from TheBlockCrypto, in…
  • /r/CryptoTechnology now only allows text submissions - no images, videos or links.
    CryptoCurrency Technology Focused Discussions - 10 months ago
    Hi folks! Based on feedback (thank you, by the way!) and based on our own internal discussions, we've decided to only allow text submissions to our subreddit. This will inevitably reduce the amount of posts we receive, but it will provide higher quality technology focused discussions that belong here. We've…