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Secure method of storing Monero such that the private key remains "cold" or never connected to a "hot" wallet or Internet connected device. Cold-storage could include the use of a paper wallet or a ha…
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compact blocks also known as fluffy blocks are designed to be limited to a block header and transaction IDs, and if necessary, any missing transactions. Their goal to facilitate a reduction in data…
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Process of translating source code from a high-level programming language to a lower level language. For Monero this usually means taking source code from Github and converting it into a program that …
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System originally designed for Bitcoin by Blockstream developers to hide the amount of transactions from everyone besides the transaction participants. Confidential Transactions combined with Ring Sig…
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cost of the option to create a full node
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Monero is not governed by any foundation or central body, but ongoing development, maintenance, and research is primarily directed and often funded by a core team of seven individuals comprosing the M…
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name of a protocol designed to provide additional functionality to Bitcoin. XCP is the currency used to pay for the execution of all smart contract code using the Counterparty protocol
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Questions about using CPUs for mining
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Comparison between two of more cryptocurrencies, one of which usually being Monero
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Practice and study of techniques for secure communication in the presence of third parties called adversaries
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CryptoNight is a proof-of-work algorithm that mixes graphics processing unit (GPU) and central processing unit (CPU) mining to create a system resistant to both application-specific integrated circuit…
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Modified version of the CryptoNight PoW used by Aeon in an effort to better service low memory devices.
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CryptoNote is an application layer protocol that powers several decentralized privacy oriented digital currencies including Monero
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New Zealand based cryptocurrency exchange offering more Monero trading pairs that any other exchange.
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New proof or work algorithm being researched by Monero Research Labs
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process of converting Monero into another currency (either fiat or crytocurrency)
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One of the fastest ECC curves, and being used by Monero. It offers 128 bits of security and designed for use with the elliptic curve Diffie–Hellman (ECDH) key agreement scheme.
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Program that implements the protocol for remote procedure call (RPC) use. For Monero it is called monerod
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Name confusion related to failed hostile takeover of Dashcoin by Dashpay (formerly known as XCoin/Darkcoin). See dashcoin and dashpay tags. The dash tag could be a reference to either Dashcoin (DSH…
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Dashcoin (DSH) is the first CryptoNote-based cryptocurrency with an automatically mutating codebase based on Bytecoin (without the premine/ninjamine). This means the source-code is always up to date (…
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Dashpay (DASH) is a ninja launched Bitcoin fork, with an extremely fast early emission curve (which the developer blamed on not fully understanding the difficulty algorithm). It offers an optional re-…
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Discussion related to selection and use of different database types
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process of converting from one database type to another
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Distributed Denial of Services attacks are conducted by multiple computers targeting a single system, flooding their system in attempt to take them offline.
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Questions about Monero decentralization and how it is impacted by Monero development, usage and mining incentives
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Questions about Monero deterministic wallets that can be derived from a single starting point or seed.
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Questions about Monero development or development processes
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