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Confidential Transactions allow masking the amount and asset type of a transaction in the Liquid network.

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Would efficient Bulletproofs for CT increase transaction sizes? By how much?

Ignoring that it would be a hard fork, if Bitcoin implemented confidential transactions using Bulletproofs -- how much would an average transaction increase estimated in bytes? (Just looking for a ...
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zk-SNARKs vs. Zk-STARKs vs. BulletProofs? (Updated)

zk-SNARKs, Zk-STARKs and BulletProofs are three major zero knowledge proofs to provide privacy for the blockchain technology. If we can compare them, (1) Bulletproofs and Zk-STARKs require no ...
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Mixed inputs / outputs in liquid transaction

Can one given liquid transaction be made of a mix of blinded and unblinded inputs and/or outputs? If for example I have 1 input blinded + 1 input unblinded and then 1 output unblinded, one would be ...
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Does Liquid block explorer omits range proofs?

I am looking at a random Liquid TX like this one. It is a CT with the total size of 9205 bytes. Am I correct to assume that the bulk of the total size are range proofs, but they are not shown in the ...
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How is this 1 input 2 output tx larger than this 2 input 2 output tx?

I saw the following liquid transaction with one input and two outputs is byte-wise bigger than another liquid transaction with two inputs and two outputs. How is this possible? One input transaction (...
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Is "Ring Signature" used in "Confidential Transactions" of the Bitcoin?

According to the Ring Confidential Transactions research paper of Monero (Link to the paper), in section 1.5. Ring Confidential Transactions Overview, it is mentioned: "We describe a modification ...
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