Blockchain Consensus Algorithm: PoW, PoS and Beyond

Justin Chan
Nov 12, 2017 · 9 min read
Image for post
Image for post

The emergence of Proof-of-Work

Image for post
Image for post

The common drawbacks of PoW

Proof-of-Stake

Image for post
Image for post

The problem of “Nothing at Stake”

Image for post
Image for post

Comments


Data Driven Investor

from confusion to clarity not insanity

By Data Driven Investor

Our Editor's Selection  Take a look

By signing up, you will create a Medium account if you don’t already have one. Review our Privacy Policy for more information about our privacy practices.

Check your inbox
Medium sent you an email at to complete your subscription.

Justin Chan

Written by

founder of datadriveninvestor.com where expertise and network generate value. justinchan@datadriveninvestor.com

Data Driven Investor

from confusion to clarity not insanity

Justin Chan

Written by

founder of datadriveninvestor.com where expertise and network generate value. justinchan@datadriveninvestor.com

Data Driven Investor

from confusion to clarity not insanity

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store