I’m a bit of a noob when it comes to cryptocurrency, I learned about them for awhile but didn’t really understand how they worked until recently, and I still have a few gaps in my knowledge.
I am hoping to create a new cryptocurrency from a bitcoin fork, mostly for learning, and a little bit of fun. I have okay experience in programming, but minimal experience in cryptocurrency, and I think that may be hindering my ability to understand existing guides. I roughly followed this answer to get as far as I am, but the genesis generator requires a pubkey and an nBits param, and I have no idea how to get these.
Any advice or resources pertaining to those parameters or cryptocurrency creation in general would be great.
OpenBazaar, a decentralized, unregulated and open-source marketplace that uses bitcoin, has released a roadmap to its second version following a better-than-expected response to its first version in April, according to Medium. OpenBazaar, which opened for business last month, has long-term plans to be a major e-commerce player. Its immediate focus is traditional e-commerce for digital […]
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The changes considered by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) to its listing regulations could potentially lead to early-stage technology startups including bitcoin and Fintech companies being blocked from listing on Australia’s primary securities exchange. The ASX is notable for its endeavor to explore and implement blockchain technology as its post-trade clearing and settlement solution, replacing […]
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The court-appointed receiver for Cryptsy, the defunct, Florida-based cryptocurrency exchange that claims to have lost more than $ 5 million in investors’ funds to theft, has filed a report that identifies some of the banks and exchanges the defendants used in operating the scheme that left hundreds of investors without access to their accounts. The receiver, […]