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What is the difference between Dogecoin and Bitcoin at the network level?

TL;DR: small code differences, but many larger ecosystem differences IIRC, Dogecoin is a fork of Luckycoin, which in turn was forked from Litecoin, which was forked from Tenebrix, which was forked ...
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How can I generate a Dogecoin address from a Litecoin private key?

Let's assume we have this compressed Litecoin WIF private key: T4DRLwPgnkg9jyivjbbnmqJZjHRxeYTy4idAV5uwEuFdyJBGuxXE. % echo T4DRLwPgnkg9jyivjbbnmqJZjHRxeYTy4idAV5uwEuFdyJBGuxXE | bx base58check-...
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Can I mine cryptocurrency using Javascript?

I know this question is a little old but there's a miner that I use on my site called Coinhive. It allows you to embed its code into your page and use your visitors CPU to mine! It works too! You can ...
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Is there a way to know the type of dogecoin wallet through the receiver address?

This is not possible. Addresses are indistinguishable, and there is no way to determine which wallet generated any address, since the process is wallet agnostic.
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What are some pitfalls of having 1 minute blocktimes? What vulnerabilities would this introduce?

Shorter block times hurt decentralization because they hurt smaller mining pools because smaller mining pools depend on orphaning rate more because orphaning rate depends on the number of competing ...
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How big is the Dogecoin blockchain as of 2018 Feb?

You can follow that and other data on https://bitinfocharts.com/dogecoin/
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Generate Dogecoin Keys

Lets assume the private key is 0000111122223333444455556666777788889999aaaabbbbccccddddeeeeffff Both Bitcoin and Doge can share a common private key and use the same Elliptic Curve algorithms to ...
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How can I recover dogecoins sent to a Bitcoin address?

Even though the address format is different (the prefix part) the transaction is valid so there will be a transaction on Dogecoin blockchain to the address. I found a reddit thread where they suggest ...
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Can a single wallet have multiple addresses, that can be used to distinguish payments?

Use software that supports BIP32 hierarchical deterministic wallets like Electrum. You will then be able to have one seed with unlimited addresses. You should only use an address once, so give a ...
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How does a Doge public key is created from a private key?

Dogecoin uses the same public key cryptography ECC with curve secp256k1, so public key generation is the same. When I enter a Doge private key to the input the output is still a Bitcoin public ...
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How do I reduce the size of these pruned nodes?

The purpose of a full node is to unilaterally verify that all rules of the Bitcoin protocol have been followed, and to synchronize a node’s state with the global network’s state. Keeping available the ...
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How to get private key from dogecoin wallet android app

You'd need to name the wallet specifically. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.dogecoin.production.blabla doesn't exist. Assuming you were using a fork of the schildbach wallet, the ...
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Lose wallet access

Unfortunately without your backup phrase there is no way of getting access to your wallet. Your wallet is gone unless you find your phone. See the point of a wallet (and the private key of the ...
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How to create random address from dogecoin?

Each address is an individual address. You can have multiple addresses in one wallet, but you cannot have multiple addresses pointing to the same key. Whatever wallet system you are using should have ...
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Is there a litecoin / dogecoin scrypt brain wallet generator like the one made for BTC warp wallet?

You may not have to. If you use the Wallet Details section on the Bitaddress site, you can plug in the WIF private key that Warpwallet gives you and get the 256-bit hex representation, which you can ...
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Is there a litecoin / dogecoin scrypt brain wallet generator like the one made for BTC warp wallet?

I made a warpwallet implementation for Litecoin, it's available as a webpage you can use offline and as a go program. You can use it here. Link to github with the source code is also there.
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What are protocols in Crypto? What are token protocols?

The bitcoin code creates a network, which follows a consensus protocol. The bitcoin code can be forked, and parameters tweaked, in order to create similar, but separate and distinct networks (such as ...
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Transaction fees with Dogecoin or Ripple for small amounts

Fully understanding where you come from, IHMO you should choose the crypto currency which most of your potential customers keep in their wallets anyway. Especially when it comes to small amounts (as ...
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My spv node received in a nTx = 2 in headers message

I have found what I was missing. Dogecoin switch to merged mining so the header has a new structure which I didn't know about. I found this wikipedia page (https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/...
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How do I move my dogecoins from my DOGE wallet into my VERGE wallet?

Your verge wallet will have made itself a wallet.dat file in its default data directory if you did not specificy a different directory yourself. You can overwrite that wallet.dat file with your one ...
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Dogecoin: No wallet has been loaded

I think I know the reason now... the problem is that on the official dogecoin website, the version to download is 1.1.0, which is the one I downloaded, but is not the latest. The latest now is 1.8.0 (...
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How to exchange small amounts of dogecoin to bitcoin?

One Doge/BTC exchange I know is https://shapeshift.io - but they are currently down since it was hacked last weekend. Even small amounts was working (I don't know the exact minimum since there down ...
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Dogecoin Core Wallet 1.10 - Help - Encrypt Wallet Option not available to allow staking

Staking is only used with proof-of-stake cryptocurrencies. Dogecoin uses a proof-of-work algorithm, so there is no staking in Dogecoin.
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How do I lookup Blockchain sizes for crypto-currencies like Litecoin and Dogecoin?

https://bchain.info/LTC/ has blockchain size in lower right hand corner.
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Is there an API to create a Dogecoin Wallet?

The block.io service offers DOGE coin wallets and an API.
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