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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…
questions about https://getmonero.org/ operated by the Monero core team
The private transaction key named "r" in the CryptoNote whitepaper can be used to prove someone received funds.
Inability to trace Monero transactions thanks to the use of mandatory ring signatures.
A VPS runs its own copy of an operating system, and customers have superuser-level access to that operating system instance, so they can install almost any software that runs on that OS.
Monero sent as part of a transaction, and which returns to your account instead of going to another recipient.
Attempt at spending the same coins twice before being noticed by the network
computer participant in a peer-to-peer (P2P) network
penalty applied to miners for producing blocks larger than the median block size of the last 720 blocks but below the 2x the median
mechanism that allows tokens from one blockchain to be securely used within a completely separate blockchain but still moved back to the original chain if necessary.
very small amounts of Monero, previously generated more often by mining pool payouts. RingCT will largely eliminate the "dust problem" as amount will be encrypted and can be mixed with outputs of any …
Questions about a special kind of Monero wallet where incoming transactions can be monitored with the use of view key and address, but secure against spending because the private spend key is not used…
questions about language libraries and the languages used to build Monero and its related services
Questions about Monero decentralization and how it is impacted by Monero development, usage and mining incentives
questions relating to updating official Monero software to the latest release
questions about fiat currencies as they relate to Monero
Questions about quantum computers that make direct use of quantum-mechanical phenomena, such as superposition and entanglement, to perform operations on data.
Questions about Monero address format, length, checksum and validity.
Legal issues relating to the use of Monero or similar crypto-currency. No answer contained on Monero SE constitutes a legal opinion. Please do not ask for legal advice.
Questions about the Monero TXO set or comparisons with UTXO set systems similar to what is used in Bitcoin
Website that tracks a number of Monero network statistics, including but not limited to pool hash rate and full nodes distribution
Crowdfunding system where community members can pitch proposals and, if community approved, receive financial compensation (in Monero) upon meeting predefined milestones.
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.