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Can the two biggest bitcoin mining pools lock out all others?

A mining pool (or several cooperating mining pools) can only prevent others from mining if they maintain a majority of the hashrate. That can only happen if miners continue mining with them. Since ...
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Can the two biggest bitcoin mining pools lock out all others?

It's certainly not an ideal situation. However them cooperating to censor outsiders' blocks doesn't make it impossible for anyone else to "squeeze in a block" ever again. In order to prevent ...
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What's causing the number of utxos to increase so quickly?

What's causing the number of utxos to increase so quickly? An old article at Yahoo finance pointed out the UTXO count of bitcoin (BTC) is ticking upwards ... UTXOs also tells us that despite a new,...
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