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I run a full node, and as of today, the blockchain is 10. 1 GB. Since the bitcoin network is active, the answer to your question about how big the blockchain is something that is quite time dependent
Bitcoin has a complex scripting system which can be used to set the conditions under which the money sent by a transaction can be redeemed. For example, it is possible to send bitcoins in such a way that they can be only redeemed by someone who finds
Short answer: Yes, there's a limit but it depends on transaction size, not count. Basic summary of blocks Miners are incentivized to put as many transactions into a block as they can with fees. The more transactions, the more fees the miner collects,
What is Nxt?Nxt is an advanced open source blockchain platform that builds on the functionality of the first wave of pioneering cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. The Nxt platform includes many core-level features, such as a Decentralized Asset Exchange,
Satoshi writes at the bottom of page 3 of his white paper that "If two nodes broadcast different versions of the next block simultaneously, some nodes may receive one or the other first. In that case, they work on the first one they received, but sav
The accepted method of doing this is by putting the data in the output script along with op code OP_RETURN which tells clients to mark the transaction as invalid. This way, it doesn't use up as much resources on clients who don't care about non-trans
The hashing function used in Bitcoin is deterministic, that is hashing the same input, i. e. , block header, will always result in the same output
A hash is the output of a hash function, which is a one-way functions, where knowing the output doesn't help figure out what the input was. They can sometimes serve as short, unique, identifiers for the data that was passed into the function, in orde
If you mean downloading The Bitcoin blockchain, as shared by all Bitcoin users: then yes, that's what Bitcoin Core does automatically when you start it: download all the necessary data and reconstruct the blockchain. If you mean create an altcoin, th