Posts with the tag “proof-of-stake”
The Virtuous Cycle of Masternodes
by Doug Faust on January 20th, 2018
Proof of Stake is hardly a battle-tested concept, few successful cryptoassets are native Proof of Stake. Most notably, Ethereum’s impending hard fork to the Casper Protocol is the first time a large network-value asset will change from Proof of Work to a staking consensus mechanism. However, instead of pricing in any risk associated with this, the impending hard fork seems to have triggered a ve...