Entries by Boxmining

Father of Cryptography: Whitfield Diffie Interview

I was very fortunate to be able to interview Whitfield Diffie, inventor of public key cryptography and 2015 Turing Award winner. In this interview, we cover a wide range of topics and hear his thoughts on blockchain, changes in cryptography, quantum computing, and more. 0:46 Whitfield Diffie and changes in cryptography 2:25 His introduction to […]

Blockchain Adoption in Gaming – Gameflip Approach

Gaming is all about the items and it seems so logical to apply blockchain to gaming, and yet we don’t see widespread adoption. Gameflip has proposed a top-down approach to encourage adoption – is this the right approach? https://gameflip.com – Gameflip Website https://goo.gl/FYBEpm – token presale Disclosure: I have been in direct contact with their […]

How to use your Ledger Nano S with MyEtherWallet

This guide shows how to connect Ledger Nano S with MyEtherWallet (MEW). MyEtherWallet allows you to send and receive ERC20 tokens and customize the gas amounts of transactions, whilst the Nano S allows you to keep your private key out of the hands of hackers. *** This is not an official guide. I am not […]

Decred Proof of Stake

Decred uses a highly advanced Proof of Stake system to solve issues with protocol upgrades and community voting. On top of this, it rewards voters DECRED as a reward for voting, effectively giving interest to DECRED holders. source

Lightning Networks Explained (Segwit advantage)

http://boxmining.com/what-are-lightning-networks/ to learn more about Lightning networks https://lightning.network/- Lightning network promises instant transactions with zero fees. How does that work when Bitcoin only creates blocks every 10 minutes? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0q7kapWMAX8 ♨️Social: http://boxmining.com Steemit: https://steemit.com/@boxmining Twitter: https://twitter.com/boxmining Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/boxmining 🤑 Buy Bitcoin: https://www.coinbase.com/join/590c3a1c8bfa31012ffacf87 💰 Secure your Crypto with Hardware Wallets: Ledger: https://www.ledgerwallet.com/r/428b Trezor: https://trezor.io/?a=6xd5fhdqqjng 💪Donations: Bitcoin : […]

Cryptocurrency investing: How to Keep your Cryptocurrencies Safe

This video outlines different ways of safely storing your cryptocurrencies, from paper wallets to hot wallets on your mobile phone. This video is a brief introduction to each method, with the advantages and disadvantages of each. Note : Safety is the responsibility of the user and additional research should be done on each method. 💪Donations: […]

Replay Attacks (Segwit2x) in Nutshell

Segwit2x does not come with replay protection and is vulnerable to replay attacks. In this video, I cover what are replay attacks, the limitations to replay attacks and why you should care. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/boxmining ♨️Social: Website: http://boxmining.com Steemit: https://steemit.com/@boxmining Twitter: https://twitter.com/boxmining Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/boxmining 🤑 Buy Bitcoin: https://www.coinbase.com/join/590c3a1c8bfa31012ffacf87 Trade on Binance: https://www.binance.com/?ref=10192887 […]

BREAKING: Segwit2x Cancelled!!!

The proposed hard fork on the bitcoin network “Segwit2x” has been canceled. “it is clear that we have not built sufficient consensus for a clean blocksize upgrade at this time … Until then, we are suspending our plans for the upcoming 2MB upgrade.” -Mike Belshe http://boxmining.com/segwit2x-cancelled/ https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-segwit2x/2017-November/000685.html Subscribe to my YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/boxmining ♨️Social: Website: […]

How to claim Bitcoin Gold on Ledger Nano S

This tutorial teaches you how to claim Bitcoin Gold (BTG) on your Ledger Nano S. If you were holding Bitcoin at the time of the Bitcoin Gold Fork (Tuesday, October 24th 2017, Block 491460) then you will get a 1:1 ratio of Bitcoin Gold. NOTE: use this guide at your own RISK. This is very […]