Taylor Gerring
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What Happens if Hive Web Shuts Down?
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You could most certainly spin up your own server :) Included in the Github repo is a Vagrantfile that uses Ansible to deploy and provision an instance of hive-js. This can be handy not only for ...

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Determining refund addresses with bitcoind
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Someone has written a python snippet that attempts to determine the "input addresses" of a particular transaction using the outputs of the previous transaction as a workable, but not 100% unreliable ...

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Calculating the current price of 1 BTC?
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If you want a more accurate representation of the current market price, I suggest you use something like a 24h weighted price, which takes into account the price over time and across multiple ...

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If I sell something for bitcoin can I then use the bitcoin I receive to buy something else?
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Double-spending as an attack is different than spending coins you receive. The attack is when you try to spend the same coins twice. For example, you have 1 BTC in your wallet, spend it to buy a ...

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Compute the balance of every address
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From the above, it seems that the balance of every Bitcoin address can theoretically be inferred from the public logs. In fact, this is precisely how the balances of addresses are calculated. ...

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What factors determine how long confirmation takes?
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There's an estimated block generation time of 10 minutes, however, due to the randomness of finding the block, there may be an hour gap between blocks followed by 3 within 10 minutes. It's never ...

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Do these new ASIC miners really pay for themselves in 5 days?
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ASICminer did decide to keep the hardware and mine. They're selling shares with intent to payout the dividends from whatever profit is made. However, Avalon and BFL didn't choose the same path. As to ...

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How do I withdraw USD from Mt. Gox through SEPA?
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MtGox doesn't convert funds. The only way to obtain USD would be to open a USD wallet, transfer the bitcoins there, and sell them. But then you have to figure out how best to withdraw the funds, which ...

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What are the mining spec differences between Bitcoin and Litecoin?
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Primarily the differences between Litecoin and Bitcoin are reduced block generation time and use of scrypt in place of SHA256. It's not the Litecoin requires less power as much as the difficulty rate ...

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Why grow the Bitcoin miner network?
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You might be confusing the roles of the blockchain and miners. Miners are purchasing specialized hardware (known as ASICs) to mine for blocks more efficiently. This has no effect on the rate of block ...

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Are the Mt.Gox markets for different currencies completely separated?
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There is only one order book in MtGox. Orders aren't segregated by currency, rather, all prices are relative to the currency with the highest volume (based off The European Central Bank's daily rates)....

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