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A standard that allows you to use an email or domain syntax to pay someone instead of an address, eg. email@example.com or donate.getmonero.org
Sub-1% perpetual inflation to prevent the lack of incentives for miners after approximately 18.4 million coins have been mined. Fixed at 0.6 XMR per 2 minute block, yielding roughly 157,680 coins per …
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.
Question about how to backup Monero wallet of sensitive information. See also wallet-recovery tag to procedure about how to recover from backup.
The private transaction key named "r" in the CryptoNote whitepaper can be used to prove someone received funds.
questions about https://getmonero.org/ operated by the Monero core team
questions about language libraries and the languages used to build Monero and its related services
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…
computer participant in a peer-to-peer (P2P) network
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.
penalty applied to miners for producing blocks larger than the median block size of the last 720 blocks but below the 2x the median
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 …
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.
Crowdfunding system where community members can pitch proposals and, if community approved, receive financial compensation (in Monero) upon meeting predefined milestones.
Attempt at spending the same coins twice before being noticed by the network
questions about ASIC development including estimated time, cost, complexity and profitability
Questions about Monero decentralization and how it is impacted by Monero development, usage and mining incentives
questions about fiat currencies as they relate to Monero
questions about the simplewallet error message that notifies users that a transaction has failed
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 Monero address format, length, checksum and validity.
Questions about the Monero TXO set or comparisons with UTXO set systems similar to what is used in Bitcoin