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2019/05/30 soc1c

Core Devs Call: ECIP-1054 Atlantis Finalization

https://ecips.ethereumclassic.org/ECIPs/ecip-1054 ETC Core Devs Call - Atlantis Finalization When: Thursday, May 30, 2019, 3pm UTC, 60 minutes max. Where: Ethereum Classic Discord…

2018/05/29 Igor Artamonov

Defuse Difficulty Bomb Hard Fork Upgrade

ECIP 1041 - Remove Difficulty Bomb https://ecips.ethereumclassic.org/ECIPs/ecip-1041 Abstract This ECIP proposes removing Difficulty Bomb from Ethereum Classic Mainnet at block…

2018/04/11 Christian Seberino

The Ethereum Classic Blockchain Is INCOMPLETE & Why That Is OK

The Ethereum Classic (ETC) blockchain does not contain all the necessary state information for the ETC system to operate. It does not even implicitly contain all that is needed…

2018/04/05 Christian Seberino

An Introduction To Tries

I will describe tries and explain why they are so important. Introduction Tries are used extensively in blockchain systems and elsewhere. They are tree structures that represent…

2018/03/19 Anthony Lusardi (pyskell)

ETC Roundup — What’s happened last week (3/19/18)!

Read this article on Medium (looks nicer) SputnikVM to Manage Satellite Data The news is very new, so we’re waiting for more information but the reality for satellite data right…

2018/03/19 Christian Seberino

Ethereum Classic Recursive Length Prefix Encoding

Ethereum Classic (ETC) uses Recursive Length Prefix (RLP) encoding to store and send data structures. I will describe RLP and how it is used in ETC. Introduction Serialization is…

2018/03/15 Christian Seberino

A Walk Through Ethereum Classic Digital Signature Code

Ethereum Classic (ETC) digital signatures secure transactions. These involve elliptic curve cryptography and the Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA). I will…

2018/03/12 Anthony (pyskell)

ETC Roundup — What’s new this week (3/12/18)!

Read this article on Medium (looks nicer) Circle Invest will carry ETC Goldman Sach’s answer to Coinbase will allow for the trading of ETC/USD as first reported by CCN (not CNN…

2018/03/06 Anthony (pyskell)

ETC Rundown — What’s new this week (3/6/18)!

Read this article on Medium (looks nicer) Wanted to give everyone a quick rundown of what ETC has been up to this week. There’s been a flurry of news about the Callisto airdrop and…

2018/03/02 pyskell (Anthony)

Long Term Outlook for Ethereum Classic

Read this article on Medium (looks nicer) Lately there’s been a lot of speculation about ETC, the price is rising, the Callisto airdrop is happening, and Crypto Twitter is tweeting…

2018/02/22 Christian Seberino

On Ethereum Classic Mining Rewards With The New Monetary Policy

Ethereum Classic (ETC) mining rewards changed with the new monetary policy. I will discuss these changes and their effects. New Formula ETC miners are rewarded for adding valid…

2018/02/14 Christian Seberino

Why Multisig Smart Contracts Will Likely Take Over Ethereum Classic & The World

Multisig smart contracts will likely be the dominant smart contract type in the future. The security and other benefits are that compelling. I will describe these smart contract…

2018/01/31 Christian Seberino

A Simple Interpretation Of The Ethereum Classic Mining Difficulty Parameter

The Ethereum Classic (ETC) mining difficulty parameter may seem mysterious to some. I will show it has a beautiful easy to understand interpretation. Background Some ETC network…

2018/01/26 Christian Seberino

Implicit Ethereum Classic Blockchain Information

To the beginner, some necessary information may appear to be missing from the Ethereum Classic (ETC) blockchain. This information is implicitly contained in the blockchain which…

2017/12/20 Christian Seberino

The Dexaran Interview

A talented developer referred to as Dexaran funded and formed the Ethereum Commonwealth, the third Ethereum Classic (ETC) development team. Dexaran has been accused of being the…

2017/12/13 Christian Seberino

Toll Equality

In a parallel universe near you… “IT’S JUST NOT FAIR!” shouted Gully Bull into his microphone so loud his voice thundered over the audience. Bull is the car delivery business owner…

2017/12/11 Matthew Mazur

Gotham Hard Fork Upgrade - 5M20 Era2

ECIP 1017: Monetary Policy and Final Modification to the Ethereum Classic Emission Schedule https://ecips.ethereumclassic.org/ECIPs/ecip-1017 Abstract This ECIP proposes a solution…

2017/12/04 Christian Seberino

How Ethereum Classic Light Clients Can SECURELY Operate

Ethereum Classic (ETC) light clients are clients that do not maintain a copy of the entire ETC blockchain. I will explain how they can nevertheless securely operate. Honest Nodes…

2017/11/11 pyskell (Anthony)

Who's Talking at the Classic Summit

First, a disclaimer, despite what you may think I have no inside information, and honestly prefer the lack of hype to major hype. Major hype is unstable. So get excited, but don’t…

2017/11/05 Christian Seberino

The Mining Game: Explaining Blockchains

To help people understand blockchains, I have created a blockchain game available here . (The source code is available here .) I will explain the game rules and the user…

2017/10/25 pyskell (Anthony)

All that's new in Classic - October Edition

Gather ‘round boys and girls, it’s time for an update on where Ethereum Classic is and where it’s heading. Development is expanding, marketing is ramping up, and we got spammed We…

2017/08/27 Prophet Daniel, Tyler West

The Rise and Rise of Social Coins

ImageSource: MoneyMetals . A new hope Never before in history mankind had as much available computing power, and also never had as much available human intelligence we have now…

2017/07/28 Christian Seberino

Web 3.0 And Ethereum Classic

The most ambitious goal for Ethereum Classic (ETC) is to replace the World Wide Web (Web). Blockchain based replacements for the Web are often referred to as Web 3.0. Web 2.0 The…

2017/07/23 Prophet Daniel

Development forces arriving

Ethereum Classic welcomes Ethereum Commonwealth "If by my life or death I can protect you, I will. You have my sword..." Aragorn - J.R.R Tolkien We are very happy to welcome…

2017/06/17 Christian Seberino

When Absolutely No One Can Steal Or Return Lost Ethereum Classic Funds

People often ask the Ethereum Classic (ETC) developers to return their lost funds. Typically, no one can steal or return lost funds. This is because of private keys . Private…

2017/06/17 Christian Seberino

Should The Ethereum Classic Community Be Ashamed Of Promoting Privacy?

Privacy is the power to control the communication of personal information. Recent news may discourage some people involved with Ethereum Classic (ETC) from protecting privacy. Here…

2017/06/17 Christian Seberino

ICOs & Custom Cryptocurrencies On Ethereum Classic

Many initiatives are raising capital with initial coin offerings (ICOs). The Ethereum (ETH) project raised 18 million dollars and the DAO project raised 150 million dollars…

2017/05/19 Prophet Daniel

Stand up from the crowd

A take on radicalism and diplomacy Radicalism is often seen as a bad thing when in essence it is good. In latin radix means root, therefore being radical means going to the root…

2017/05/11 Carlo V

ETC Weekly Newsletter: Dev Update 10!

Links To Our Community ETC Website ETC Dev Team ETC Grothendieck Team ETC Today ETC Slack ETC Reddit ETC Twitter ETC Development Report ETCDev Team: Weekly Report (Geth) New…

2017/05/01 Christian Seberino

Why You Should LOVE Proof Of Stake Systems — Hybrids!

Proof of work systems are widely used and have been thoroughly scrutinized. There is concern that funds will be at risk if proof of work systems are replaced with proof of stake…

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