Lumen distribution details, Lisk delays, Maidsafe development updates, ShapeShift hack details, and more in this week’s cryptocurrency roundup.
Peercoin is a hybrid proof-of-stake / proof-of-work protocol based on Bitcoin. It has been designed with the goal of reaching long-term energy efficiency by incentivizing a minting of new coins through staking instead of mining after the initial distribution process. Peercoin retargets difficulty each block. It technically has a hard limit of 2 billion coins, […]