Archive | August, 2011

SolidCoin

23 Aug

If you’re a Bitcoin user, you’ll want to take a look at SolidCoin.  It’s a new alternative that offers a number of feature enhancements that may make it a more desirable option.

And if you’re mining, the difficulty at the time of this post is 2703… 🙂

From http://solidcoin.info/

  • Faster transaction processing
  • Protection against pump-n-dump by large pools
  • Twice daily difficulty retargets
  • 3 minute blocks, 32 SolidCoins per block rewarded to miners
  • Maximum coin generation of 18.9 million (18900000) to be reached by ~2022
  • Fixed transactions fees instead of unknown variable fees in BTC
  • Interface improvements
  • Different address format
  • JSON API improvements
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