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Questions tagged [currencies]

something that is not directly useful (like a commodity) but which can be used as a medium of exchange or a store of value. Essentially, money.

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Is that considered money laundering by Bitcoin in Germany?

Let's say I have 1000 Euro (in German bank account from legal income) because the German bank's interest is 0% so it is not wise to keep money in my bank account. In my home country (3rd world ...
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Reports of Cryptocurrency Exchanges faking volume trade data. Where can one find this report?

In 2018 December there was a research report on cryptocurrency exchanges faking volume trade data. Where can one find this report on these exchanges? Supposedly the only 2 exchanges that had real ...
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How does the full lifecycle of a cryptocurrency trading look like? [closed]

I am new into cryptocurrencies and I am wondering how to trade them. By trading cryptocurrencies I mean: Transfer fiat currency (ie. USD) from my bank account into some account that enables buying ...
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How bitcoin gets monetary value [duplicate]

This looks like a complex thing but I am trying hard to understand it. Why would any one in the world honor a crypto currency till it is backed by a government with monetary value? How does a crypto ...
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Using CryptoCurrencies as a transfer method throughout Australia and Europe

I have read both this questions: Can I easily use Bitcoin as a inexpensive way to transfer my money into another currency? Does it make sense to use BitCoin to transfer money to yourself ...
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Can you withhold cryptocurrency when launching a cryptocurrency?

I'd like to fork a cryptocurrency for use as my company's stock ownership system. In this sense the cryptocurrency, or cryptostock, would represent shares of my public company. As such I'd like to ...
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proof of stake concept and implementation confusion

i'm currently studying proof of stake concept in cryptocurrency in preparation of building it soon, but i still have some doubts about my understanding of the concept itself, and i have a lot of ...
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Idioms of use/ bitcoin heuristic

I already know the answer of a) part which is Alice. Can anybody help me in finding answer of b) part.
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Should I run crypto node for my trading platform?

I wanted to create a cryptocurrency trading platform where people can deposit cryptocurrency and trade them with other altcoins and finally withdraw it. Tell me do I need to run full crypto node to ...
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Could bitcoin/blockchain be used to create a secure non-3rd party escrow?

I'm wondering if there could be a block chain approach to selling goods and putting money in an escrow-like state until the goods are received. I'm envisioning the following scenario. 1) Buyer puts ...
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Have all hashes of unlocked difficulty levels of cryptocurrencies been mined?

I'm wondering if all the hashes of a previously unlocked difficulty level of a cryptocurrency, such as 0000000000000000xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx BTC , have been completely ...
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Extracting Bitcoin historical ticker data by setting up Bitcoin Node?

How do I extract the ticker data (historical values such as day price, day open, day close etc) by setting up a Bitcoin Node? Bitcoin Node is setup using Bitcore.io All blocks are syncing right now, ...
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how to embed coin prices of my choice in my website [closed]

sorry for bad english, let's just say i want to embed specific price of coin for example ethereum and bitcoin $20 price in my website, in other words it shows $20 rate of btc and eth on my website not ...
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Bitshares Gateway

I was exploring bitshares environment and found it interesting and wanted to try out few things on it. One of that is creating a gateway for crypto assets and see them get deposited and withdraw. ...
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I'm Searching cryptocurrency exchange api [closed]

We want complete cryptocurrency trading service from api requirement all api where we can integrate all services in my UI. long story in short we want any service provider backend in our UI. API ...
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Why prices are different in different fiat currencies on the same market?

What I noticed is that prices in different fiat currencies on the same market for the same crypto currency are different. But what are the reasons behind that? Does it has anything to do with market ...
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Tracking anonymous buyers on crypto exchanges

Can buyers/sellers on crypto exchanges be tracked, with the exception of their name or contact through public WPP or similar feeds. Do the User/Profile/Wallet ID's change automatically or do they ...
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What stops people attacking my new coin?

Say I just made a new altcoin. I mined it for a few days at some reasanoble difficulty - 2000 for example. I got to the 10 000th block and I am happy with my premine and network. Then, an attacker ...
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Accepting Bitcoin for Services Rendered with Legal Verbiage on Set Coin Price

I accept Bitcoin and Ethereum for consulting work, but would like some feedback for Service Type Agreements that span upwards of a 1-year in an enterprise setting. What's the best method for ...
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How to Setup bitcoin cash Node on AWS instance

I want to setup separate node of bitcoin cash on AWS instance, not mining.
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What is Sentinel Chain? Is it a cryptocurrency scam?

What is Sentinel Chain? Is it a cryptocurrency scam? Can somebody help me? Thx!!!
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Bitcoin mediators and legal aspect of the matter

We will need to accept payment by cryptocurrency (BTC, etc.) from the Americans to an American company under a client contract with it, using an intermediary (mediator BTC-BTC, BTC-USD). How does the ...
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Cryptocurrency Historical Data on Downloadable Excel Sheet [duplicate]

Dear Bloggers and sitevisitors, I need help in finding Cryptocurrency data that can be converted to excel sheet, since I am working on a couple of projects and I need this data to prepare my ...
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How to buy with Poloniex API? [closed]

Hi I have a question about buy method. Recently I received successful message from Poloniex I run once buy order method with option immediateOrCancel. I get two trades instead of the expected one. {'...
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When do you pay gas fee?

I've seen gas mentioned several times in crypto articles but have never explicitly paid it. I go from fiat to BTC or ETH on coinbase and pay $2. Is that considered gas? If not, when exactly do you ...
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It is impossible to test a decentralized software system - How would you go about testing a crypto currency's implementation?

Say somehow we actually have formal requirements for the design, and we implemented the design and performed proper unit testing. How would you go about validating the distributed system? Spin some ...
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how many sockets connections does cryptocompare allow in its API?

I want to connect multiple socket to a web page, but my question is how many sockets does cryptocompare allow or if it´s better to use another API for is case
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How to solve error: Incorrect or no genesis block found. Wrong datadir for network?

I am making my own alt-coin, and I have mined the first genesis block hash(after some time), Merkle hash, nnonce and time. I am running on Ubuntu14.04. But when I run ./bitcoind I get this error ...
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Fundamentally what is the difference between the EOS and Ethereum platforms? [closed]

I know one platform is owned by a company, block.one which owns 10% of all EOS tokens, I'm aware of their ICO structure and it seems their tokens are used as a sort of API token - some have called the ...
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With bitaddress can i cash my coins?

once time i create my coin using bitaddress like this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jcu4BB7EAx0&feature=youtu.be&t=266 How to cash my coins or use the wallet?
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Buy and selling Bitcoin in different currencies

If I were to purchase one Bitcoin in Australian (AUD) that is in the tens of thousands of dollars as of this moment, would I be able to sell this bitcoin in American (USD), which is in the thousands? ...
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How Can You Get Bitcoins? [duplicate]

I am Don Brown and I am a Newbie to bitcoin and crytocurrency. Right now I am researching about the topic on bitcoin. But I would like to ask on What is Bitcoin? and Where can you buy Bitcoin?
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What cryptocurrencies are there with a financial incentive to run a node?

I have a very naive question: Are there any distributed cryptocurrencies with a financial incentive to run a node? I know that cardano ada has financial incentives to run nodes, as they pay a part of ...
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Capitalizations websites difference

I'm in a little bit of confusion... i am using CryptoCompare API and Socket.io But the data on CryptoCompare is different than other sites like CoinMarketCap or CoinCap For example, TRON [TRX] has ...
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QUESTION ABOUT SLOW API

do you know about api requests cryptocurrency exchanges? Simple ticker request may be viewed like this: https://api.kucoin.com/v1/open/tick or like this: https://www.okex.com/api/v1/ticker.do?symbol=...
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How to determine estimated block or transaction time [closed]

I would like to know if there is any possible way to determine the estimated block time for a special cryptocurrency at the present time so I can estimate the transaction time it takes to send coins ...
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Generate cryptocurrency addresses on server

I want to generate cryptocurrency addresses (e.g. for top 10 cryptocurrencies on CoinMarketCap) on my server and be able to send transactions when deposit arrives. Can I do that with CLIs or there is ...
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May I buy coin/BTC for 1$ and sell coin/ETH for $1.03 (both on Binance)?

That would be $0.03 profit, right? Is there something wrong with this logic and is there anything I need to know?
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Cryptocurrency Transformation System

Companies are filing patents related to blockchain at an astonishing rate. I refer to one of such patents filed: https://patents.google.com/patent/US20150363876 E.g., An exchange for Cryptocurrency ...
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How do I calculate the expected shares per minute for my pool

I am currently mining Zencash in a pool, and I'd like to be able to calculate the expected shares per minute for a given pool's hashrate. Let's say the pool's hashrate is 50 KSol/s. I think that the ...
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What are list of privacy coins available today?

Where can I get list of privacy coins which I can invest on? Is it a good option to invest on these coins?
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How to avoid contagious media stories affecting Bitcoins? [closed]

There is an integral connection between fiat currencies and shop prices. Can crypto's achieve the same shop use? If a crypto has a giant user base, It can be less physical than Fiat. It needs to ...
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I have created own crypto and if my balance will complete As i set in my setting?

I have one confusion regarding my balance limit will over. My configuration is below: /** The maximum allowed size for a serialized block, in bytes (network rule) */ static const unsigned int ...
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I have created my own currency using litecoin fork. How to compile in linux?

I have created on my own coin using litecoin fork and it is working fine in my computer and it is generated 2 files. one in mindcoin-qt and second is mindcoind. But When i tried to run this 2 files in ...
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While Creating new CryptoCurrency should we create Smart Contract?

I have confusion in my mind regarding create own cryptocurrency. Questions: 1.) I have created my own cryptocurrency using bitcoin or litecoin fork. So, From where to generate my original balance on ...
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Generated new cryptocoin but how to get balance in my account?

I have created new Cryptocurrency from litecoin's fork. And I can connect more than 2 node with successfully. But How to pull original balance in my wallet? Let me share screenshot: https://ibb.co/...
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while create own CryptoCurrency using litecoin fork, Should we generate seperate mining server or will it connected in fork?

I have generated my own coin using litecoin's fork and I have created genesis, markel key, fees & nonce. Now I can view GUI interface in my ubuntu server. Now, how to do mine my coin with ...
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Can't find an API which gives me a full list of cryptocurrencies ordered by market cap

I need to know the top-10 crytocurrencies ordered by market cap so I am looking for an api that returns a list of coins ordered that way. Does anyone know?
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How to communicate programically with the ripple coin wallet

I have installed the ripple coin wallet using the instruction given in the below link https://github.com/filidorwiese/ripple-wallet After the installation I can communicate with the coin wallet ...
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Can a cryptocurrency be liquid while it is in its pre-sale, or even ICO

I am planning to run a Coin's ICO for several years, not interested in the gains to be made from selling out ICO in 3 days NO, but interested in using the COin to end Global Poverty as i deem fit. So ...