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Zcash

Bitcoin and most cryptocurrencies expose your entire payment history to the public. Zcash is the first open, permissionless cryptocurrency that can fully protect the privacy of transactions using zero-knowledge cryptography.
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TumbleBit - Bitcoin Privacy Enhancement

TumbleBit is a payment protocol that enhances the privacy of Bitcoin users using fast cryptographic computations and standard scripting functions.
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In Bitcoin blockchain protocol is the change amount from a wallet also recorded in the blockchain in all circumstances?

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Sidechains whitepaper released - major upgrade to Bitcoin's blockchain protocol system

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Sidechains whitepaper released - major upgrade to Bitcoin's blockchain protocol system

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Bitcoin-NG: A Scalable Blockchain Protocol

arXiv:1510.02037
Date: 2015-11-11
Author(s): Ittay Eyal, Adem Efe Gencer, Emin Gun Sirer, Robbert van Renesse

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Abstract
Cryptocurrencies, based on and led by Bitcoin, have shown promise as infrastructure for pseudonymous online payments, cheap remittance, trustless digital asset exchange, and smart contracts. However, Bitcoin-derived blockchain protocols have inherent scalability limits that trade-off between throughput and latency and withhold the realization of this potential.This paper presents Bitcoin-NG, a new blockchain protocol designed to scale. Based on Bitcoin's blockchain protocol, Bitcoin-NG is Byzantine fault tolerant, is robust to extreme churn, and shares the same trust model obviating qualitative changes to the ecosystem.In addition to Bitcoin-NG, we introduce several novel metrics of interest in quantifying the security and efficiency of Bitcoin-like blockchain protocols. We implement Bitcoin-NG and perform large-scale experiments at 15% the size of the operational Bitcoin system, using unchanged clients of both protocols. These experiments demonstrate that Bitcoin-NG scales optimally, with bandwidth limited only by the capacity of the individual nodes and latency limited only by the propagation time of the network.

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Btcu is a new bitcoin fork created with the participation of the developers are working on improving the Btc blockchain. The Bitcoin Ultimatum blockchain provides smart contracts in the blockchain protocol as one of the important functions for the execution of transactions.

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Did you know that Bitcoin may be transferred and exchanged throught other blockchains? - Read how cross-chain technology work at example of Ren Protocol.

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What a legend. Some dude calls out the author of Forbes article and offers him a 100 BTC wager on Bitcoin hitting $1,000 before it hits $100.

This piece, is nothing more than rubbish written from ignorance. The author’s statement, “Look no further than the major exchanges, which have either gone bankrupt (Mt. Gox) or suffered major security lapses (Bitstamp). Both of which cost investors millions of dollars in unrecoverable losses.” (No losses were realized by any depositors using Bitstamp). Moreover the author fails to see past the price of a Bitcoin and seems to measure the future success of the Bitcoin/Blockchain protocol in the valuation of one Bitcoin. For those who seek profits trading Bitcoins, there is money to be made buying (long positions) or selling (selling short) and as with any commodity/currency/stock, professional traders who seek short term gains are able to take advantage of market conditions an a day to basis. However the long term future of Bitcoin and the blockchain remain unaffected by the price. To think that is short sighted to say the least. Only time will tell where this nascent technology will take us, but be assured the the final chapter is no where near being written. Long term prospects for both the price of a single Bitcoin and the future of the underlying technology are looking brighter than ever. I would be happy to offer the writer of this article a friendly wager. And I am so confident in so much as I am willing to put my Bitcoins where my mouth is. I’ll wager 100 Bitcoins, that the price of one Bitcoin will reach $1,000 USD before it trades below $100 USD. Show me how confident you are. I’m on linkedin if you want to take my Bitcoins. Meet you in Las Vegas to settle, wouldn’t want to break any law prohibiting gambling now would we?
Article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/greatspeculations/2015/01/29/why-apple-pay-and-dollars-are-killing-bitcoin/
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Bitcoin Cash may be transferred, exchanged and collateralize via Ethereum blockchain. Learn how cross-chain technologies work at example of Ren Protocol

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💡 | Bitcoin Verde is a ground-up implementation of the Bitcoin (Cash) protocol. The primary function of this project is to be a unique java implementaion of a BCH full node to diversify the BCH network's implementation. Bitcoin Verde is also a blockchain explorer and library. 🌱

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Inter-Blockchain Liquidity: Minting Synthetic Bitcoin Cash With the Ren Protocol

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Inter-Blockchain Liquidity: Minting Synthetic Bitcoin Cash With the Ren Protocol

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Inter-Blockchain Liquidity: Minting Synthetic Bitcoin Cash With the Ren Protocol

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Aergo node scalability

Lack of full control of their IT infrastructure raises operational issues for businesses. Public blockchains have been subjected to frequent “hard forks” (i.e. it was sometimes necessary to modify the underlying technology, thereby creating a totally separate variant of the original software program). When a public blockchain experiences a hard fork, the dApp applications are meant to continue to operate as usual on the new version of the protocol. When you consider the spider-web like relations between enterprise solutions, a hard fork on a simple user-application could potentially cause a critical business failure. Hard forks can often increase the vulnerability of the IT network itself such that it may become susceptible to issues such as a network replay or denial-of-service (“DDoS​”) attack. As an example, there have already been a number of hard-forks of the original Bitcoin blockchain protocol (see Figure 1). More are scheduled in the very near future. As the use of blockchain increases, the underlying technology needs to advance (for example to provide improved scalability). This also requires all nodes running the software to upgrade to the latest version of the protocol software. We strongly believe that the demand for blockchain technology will lead to further hard fork attempts. This makes enterprise blockchain use not only challenging but in some cases impossible for firms who need stable IT.
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The Crypcore blockchain consists of the Cryptonote protocol and the blockexplorer. The Cryptonote protocol is an application layer protocol that was created to solve the problems associated with the bitcoin protocol.

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