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Proof-Of-Work Is Objective, Proof-Of-Stake Is Not

Alan Szepieniec holds a PhD in post-quantum cryptography from KU Leuven. His research focuses on cryptography, especially the kind of cryptography that is useful for Bitcoin. Proof-of-stake…

FACT0RN Blockchain: Integer Factorization as Proof-of-Work (PoW) | by Coinbase | May, 2022

FACT0RN Blockchain: Integer Factorization as Proof-of-Work (PoW) | by Coinbase | May, 2022

Tl;dr: This report updates on what FACT0RN Blockchain, a Coinbase Crypto Community Fund grant recipient, has been working on to replace PoW hashing by work that is…