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“Law I: Every UTXO persists in its state, except insofar as it is compelled to change its state by force impressed.” — Isaac Newton… Most Cited Byzantine Consensus Publications Proof of Work vs Proof of Something else – Hacker Noon Zoom out of time for a while and imagine how the antlers of a magnificent moose buck evolved into being. PoW, PoS and DAGs are NOT consensus protocols – Coinmonks – Medium The much hyped concepts of Proof-Of-Work, Proof-of-Stake and Directed Acyclic Graphs are often mistakenly advertised as “consensus… Bryan Bishop (@kanzure) Transcript: “Abstract thinking about consensus systems” (@LukeDashjr) #bitcoinedge2018 @TheBitcoinEdge Let’s take a crack at understanding distributed “consensus” Do you know how distributed systems work? It can be a tough topic to learn about, mainly because the knowledge surrounding it is… Does Bitcoin Solve Byzantine Consensus? How Are Blockchain Transactions Validated? Consensus VS Validation… Blockchain Consensus vs Blockchain Validation - You’ve probably heard the terms “consesus” and “validation” being used frequently in blockchain blurb, sometimes even interchangeably. Issue is, the terms represent two very different functions in blockchain tech…. Understanding Blockchain Fundamentals, Part 1: Byzantine Fault Tol… Bitcoin Theory (Byzantine Generals and Beyond) On the security and performance of proof of work blockchains: https://eprint.iacr.org/2016/555.pdf Large-Scale Consensus and Blockchains

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