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Enabling Blockchain Innovations with Pegged Sidechains

@inproceedings{Back2014EnablingBI,
  title={Enabling Blockchain Innovations with Pegged Sidechains},
  author={Adam Back and Matt Corallo and Luke Dashjr and Mark Friedenbach and Gregory Maxwell and A. Miller and A. Poelstra and Jorge Tim{\'o}n and Pieter Wuille},
  year={2014}
}
  • Adam Back, Matt Corallo, +6 authors Pieter Wuille
  • Published 2014
  • Engineering
  • Since the introduction of Bitcoin[Nak09] in 2009, and the multiple computer science and electronic cash innovations it brought, there has been great interest in the potential of decentralised cryptocurrencies. At the same time, implementation changes to the consensuscritical parts of Bitcoin must necessarily be handled very conservatively. As a result, Bitcoin has greater difficulty than other Internet protocols in adapting to new demands and accommodating new innovation. We propose a new… CONTINUE READING
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