Blink (blockchain)

Blink (blockchain)

Blink is a blockchain company that was founded in 2017 to address the scalability problems faced by major cryptocurrencies.

All edits

Edits on 19 February, 2019
Daniel Frumkin"Created page"
Daniel Frumkin edited on 19 February, 2019 1:55 pm
Edits made to:
Infobox (+7 properties)
Description (+123 characters)
Article (+811 characters)
Further reading (+1 rows) (+4 cells) (+147 characters)
Categories (+2 topics)
Related Topics (+4 topics)
Topic thumbnail

Blink (blockchain)

Blink is a blockchain company that was founded in 2017 to address the scalability problems faced by major cryptocurrencies.

Article

Blink is a blockchain company that was founded in 2017 to address the scalability problems faced by the day's leading cryptocurrencies - Bitcoin and Ethereum.

...

The Blink network achieved a transaction throughput of 20,000 T/s in their global testnet, with sub-second confirmation times. The network is built on a consensus protocol with proof-of-stake and has a sort of hybrid structure between blockchain and directed acyclic graphs (DAG), similar to Nano. Each "block" is actually something called a round, and all transactions processed during the same round form a DAG. These rounds are then chained together sequentially.

Inactivity

Blink has not updated their social media channels or website since mid-2018, and it is not clear whether or not the project is still in development or if it has been abandoned.

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type

The team and philosophy behind Blink - Blinknet - Medium

Mihai Ciucu

Web

Infobox
Categories
Related Topics
Daniel Frumkin"Initial topic creation"
Daniel Frumkin created this topic on 19 February, 2019 1:35 pm
Edits made to:
Topic thumbnail

 Blink (blockchain)

Blink is a blockchain company that was founded in 2017 to address the scalability problems faced by major cryptocurrencies.

Golden logo
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0; additional terms apply. By using this site, you agree to our Terms & Conditions.