Five Bullet Friday: Week 03
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Komodo Showcasing Multi-Chain Architecture: Z-Transaction Functionality Is Moving To A New Interlinked Chain
We’re making some important changes to our main chain which showcase how adaptable our blockchain technology is. I recommend reading our newly posted article written by @Daniel CP “Komodo Showcasing Multi-Chain Architecture: Z-Transaction Functionality Is Moving To A New Interlinked Chain” to get up to speed.
Komodo Is Moving Z-Transactions From KMD Chain To A Second Chain
All KMD funds currently held in a private z-address must be moved into a transparent address before February 15, 2019…
Here’s How Komodo (KMD) Deals With 51% Attacks — Explains Founder & Core Developer James Lee
“The news of Ethereum Classic (ETC) getting 51% attacked spread like a wildfire just recently. Following this hack, questions began to raise regarding the security levels of various Proof-of-Work (PoW) employing chains. Is there a major flaw floating around in the PoW framework? Is there a workaround that can minimize the damage caused by such attacks? Komodo (KMD) seems to have employed a solution that might help in case of a 51% attack, the Delayed Proof-of-Work (dPoW).
Here's How Komodo (KMD) Deals With 51% Attacks - Explains Founder & Core Developer James Lee
The news of Ethereum Classic (ETC) getting 51% attacked spread like a wildfire just recently. Following this hack…
Why are exchanges the primary target for double spend attacks?
Excellent Twitter thread by Haseeb Qureshi @hosseeb explaining 51% attacks and why exchanges are the primary target for a double spend attack, both of which can be countered by Komodo’s delayed proof of work. This is a great thread to point people to when you’re in a conversation.
- Haseeb’s Twitter thread: https://twitter.com/hosseeb/status/1082815549132816384
- Komodo’s Delayed Proof of Work explained: https://blog.komodoplatform.com/delayed-proof-of-work-explained-9a74250dbb86
Komodo, just another crypto or better than Bitcoin?
Trade Crypto Live does an in-depth analysis of Komodo in this Youtube video.
- 00:47 Komodo Overview
- 02:45 Keys of Komodo
- 07:01 Atomic Swamps and BarterDEX
- 07:25 Cross Chain Smart Contracts
- 08:03 Delayed Proof of Work
- 10:09 Myths and Facts of dPoW
- 11:25 What the Notary Node Do
- 12:01 Jumbler, the decentralized tumbler
- 13:18 China loves Komodo
Would you like to write for Komodo?
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