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Consensus Algorithms
« on: January 30, 2015, 10:50:46 am »
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Coin developers are in the business of decentralized consensus. It's the very core of our systems.

This topic is for links/discussion of various consensus methods and how to implement them in the most reliable way.
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Re: Consensus Algorithms
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2015, 02:06:27 pm »
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The Consensus Group has been working on this issue as well and made some progress - https://nxtforum.org/consensus-research/

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Re: Consensus Algorithms
« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2015, 12:32:54 am »
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I don't know if CfB was quoting somebody else, but it's nicely said:

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The humankind knows several ways to counteract Sybil attack and all of them can be categorized into two distinct groups - centralized certification and resource testing.
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