Saturday, August 17, 2019
Home Tags Explainer

Tag: Explainer

Explainer: What is post-quantum cryptography?

Few of us give much thought to the tiny padlock symbol that appears in our web browsers every time we use an e-commerce site,...

Explainer: Initial exchange offerings flourish in crypto market

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Initial exchange offerings (IEOs) are currently the most popular fundraising trend in the cryptocurrency industry, which has seen poster child...

Explainer: ‘Stablecoins’ in the spotlight as Facebook unveils Libra cryptocurrency

LONDON (Reuters) - Is bitcoin’s crown slipping? The original cryptocurrency accounts for over half of the $285 billion global coin trading market. But...

Explainer: ‘Privacy coin’ Monero offers near total anonymity

LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin’s share of the cryptocurrency market is sliding, with a host of alternative digital coins gaining ground as developers race to...

CoinDesk Explainer: Bitcoin Cash and Why It’s Forking the Blockchain

Bitcoin's scaling debate finally seems to be shaking...

CoinDesk Explainer: How BIP 91 Implements SegWit While Avoiding a Split

Many thought miners would not begin signaling for...

CoinDesk Explainer: How BIP 91 Enacts SegWit While Avoiding a Bitcoin Split

While many thought signaling for the controversial scaling...

Explainer: What Is SegWit2x and What Does It Mean for Bitcoin?

As two proposals for boosting bitcoin's transaction capacity approach key...

Latest

Popular