Category Archives: Cryptocurrency

Moving Non-Palaeontological Content To www.bokconsulting.com.au

I’m in the process of moving all non-palaeontological content from this blog to www.bokconsulting.com.au.

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Building The BeefPool.net Ethereum Mining Pool

*The Ethereum Foundation have announced a bounty for someone to provide some open source mining pool software. I’ll wait until this is available, unless on the very slight chance I do get the grant* – see An Open Source Mining … Continue reading

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How To Convert Your Hard Earned Cash Into Virtual Ethers (How To Buy Ethers)

Originally published 12/03/2016. Updated 29/03/2016 with minor changes. Where and how can you buy ethers? The easiest way to convert your cash into ethers is to purchase Bitcoins and convert these on an exchange into ethers. This post just provides you with … Continue reading

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Ethereum Resources

Here is a list of Ethereum resources, which will be better organised when I get around to it. Ethereum Go client installation instructions: https://github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/wiki/Building-Ethereum Mac: https://github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/wiki/Installation-Instructions-for-Mac Windows: https://github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/wiki/Installation-instructions-for-Windows Ubuntu Linux: https://github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/wiki/Installation-Instructions-for-Ubuntu

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Ethereum – Introduction For Software Developers

I was talking to a colleague this morning and he was quite excited over the ETH/USDT chart on the main Ethereum exchange Poloniex, drawing imaginary lines while describing his trading strategies for ethers, include options positions. But he had not … Continue reading

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Ethereum Paper Wallet

The Ethereum World Computer is a programmable decentralised blockchain created by the Ethereum Foundation. It was devised by Vitalik Buterin, currently 22 years old, and described in a white paper in 2013. It was crowdfunded to the tune of USD … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Paper Wallet

You may be the lucky recipient of a Bitcoin paper wallet from someone. If this someone is me, my aim is to introduce you to the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, and/or to provide you with a long term lottery ticket with better … Continue reading

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