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Masternode Rewards in Question

In this article, I wanted to clarify important and recurring questions about masternodes and rewards while introducing an upcoming service which we hope will satisfy a broad range of magnet investors and users. Averages...

A Very Important Lesson in Life – 2018

“A very important lesson in life – that anytime you find someone more successful than you are, especially when you’re both engaged in the same business – you know they’re doing something that you...

Masternode Manager App is live on Google Play!

The MN Manager app for Magnet has now been released (Beta) for Android! The current version provides the same functionalities as the online check tool for masternodes. Search and create custom list for masternodes...

Magnet Network [MAG] – Join Us on Discord

I spent 10 years of my career working for financial firms in Paris and London. Using technology to bring financial markets to life is something very peculiar in the software development industry. And, this...

Bitcoin Wallets - What's the weather like?

Wallet and Trust – The Bigger the Better

In a distributed ledger system, trust is based on consensus mechanisms which require every user to independently obtain and validate the transaction blocks. The issue is that the size of the blockchain data may...

Cryptocurrency & Security: The Jackpot Question

From rag to riches, cryptocurrencies have something of the “Slumdog Millionaire” story, so here is one jackpot question for “Bitcoin Jamal”: Since the computational complexity of functions used in cryptocurrency systems is assumed (and...

Cryptocurrencies – Anonymity Is Taken (Not Given)

The arrest of fellow citizen Gal Vallerius is all over the news in France. The case highlights the fallacy that cryptocurrencies enable criminal activities through providing anonymity – they don’t. Anonymity Is Like Power...

Bitcoin Solo Miner: The Odds in 2017

Years ago, I won a book as reward for completing a little challenge which consisted of solving the following problem: While driving, I came across a milestone that read a two-digit number ab. One...