Blockonomy Blog

Magnet Merchant Tools – Public Beta

With Magnet Merchant Tools now in Public Beta (https://merchant.magnetwork.io), we want to step ahead and facilitate Magnet usage in real life scenarios as an online currency. At the same time, we don’t want to...

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...

Tech Innovation vs The Economic Paradigm

The technology powering cryptocurrencies is innovative and full of promises. However, it is important to realize that digital currencies do not shift the paradigm of the economic world. Failure to recognize that entices people to...

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...

Mining Experiment Lucky Miner

A Bitcoin Mining Experiment for Everyone

Being involved in the video game industry, I am always interested in ways new technology can be leveraged through gamification to provide opportunities for engagement, retention and monetisation. I created this experimental app to...