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Questions tagged [alternatives]

Non-Bitcoin "alternative" blockchains, cryptocurrencies or methods of storing and exchanging value

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Projects built on the Tendermint platform?

The Tendermint project sounds like a very promising proof-of-stake implementation. What public projects are being built on this platform?
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can I use elements of the blockchain to protect the integrity of a leaderboard without central servers?

For a World of Warcraft community feature conception contest I've come up with something that involves a leaderboard. However, World of Warcraft addons are purely individual, so a centralize platform ...
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Zero-knowledge/Arthur-Merlin Proof-of-Work for NP-like problems with coin flips hashes of recent transactions

On a previous answer to a question about making proof-of-work more useful, two challenges were provided: "1. The work must be much, much easier to verify than to do, and 2. The work must in fact ...
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Which program is suitable to server mining of Feathercoin?

I have web hosting virtualized Windows 2012 Server without GPU and with one core of Intel Xeon 5520. I pay it anyway and I use about 10% CPU. I would like to use the rest for CPU mining feathercoin. ...
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CreateNewBlock : ConnectBlock Fail

Error Message at server 2 / 3 (peers trying to connect to main server) root@ubuntu:~/dogequark/src# cat ~/.dogequark/dogequark.cterminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::runtime_error' ...
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How do I include mining in this alternative Blockchain application of mine?

I am making a blockchain based messaging application. How it works is like this: there is a server side program and a client side program. The clients are the nodes which have a Public and Private Key ...
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Sync with pool by addnode config option

My question is about alt-coins mostly. There is option addnode to specify network nodes. If there is no public nodes in the Internet, but exists mining pool of alt-coin. How can I discovery port ...