Proof-of-Stake "Virtual Mining"

From the course by Princeton University
Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies
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Princeton University
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From the lesson
Alternative Mining Puzzles
Not everyone is happy about how Bitcoin mining works: its energy consumption and the fact that it requires specialized hardware are major sticking points. This week we'll look at how mining can be re-designed in alternative cryptocurrencies.

Meet the Instructors

  • Arvind Narayanan
    Arvind Narayanan
    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science