Halving is the process which Bitcoin defined to divide by two the rhythm of issuance of new tokens. It occurs every four years and consists in reducing the reward obtained during the mining process. This way, the issuance of new units will be decreasing down to zero.« Back to Glossary Index
A white paper is a scientific document which explains with a high level of detail one concrete topic. When we talk about cryptocurrencies, the white paper is something similar to the prospectus of the project. In this prospectus we find the motivation for the project, the base technology and the potential risks for the investors.
The Oracle is the tool which a blockchain uses to exchange information with the physical world. Thanks to the flow of information it creates between both environments, it can be very useful for the Smart Contracts. In fact, they use these oracles to update the status in their code and trigger (or not) their internal […]