Tag: Delegated proof-of-stake

What is Horizontal Scalability?

There are many different ways to make cryptocurrecy scale. The bigger question is which of these solutions will be the “best” option in the long run. One possible solution to the scaling problem comes in the form of horizontal scalability. It is an interesting proposal, especially when taking a closer look at how it will work. Horizontal Scalability in Cryptocurrency? Even though we have seen multiple cryptocurrency scaling proposals over …
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What is Delegated Proof-of-Stake?

In the world of cryptocurrency, there are many different ways to secure a network. Bitcoin relies on the proof-of-work mechanism, whereas various altcoins use proof-of-stake. However, there is another solution that is well worth considering, which goes by the name of Delegated Proof-of-Stake. This concept was invented by Dan Larimer and offers some interesting changes that are well worth considering. Delegated Proof-of-Stake Has its Merits First of all, Delegated Proof-of-Stake …
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