Category: Development

Cryptocurrency For Consumers

Firebase Realtime Database Integration

As most of you have now realized we have closed the self-mining platform temporarily. This is because we just couldn’t handle the volume of users signing up to mine on their browsers. Our user base grew to 10,000 really quickly and the original platform was never designed to handle this kind of volume. We are…
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September 19, 2017 0

Sneak Preview ECDSA in v1.4

At some point in the next couple of weeks we will be rolling out version 1.4 of the platform. This is going to be a big update with lots of improvements to the system and infrastructure. Here’s a screenshot of ECDSA (eleptical curve cryptography) signing a transaction in the browser and then getting confirmation it’s…
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September 5, 2017 0

Ethereum ERC20 Smart Contract Token

Although we are still some way off the ICO we have started initial developments on an ERC20 smart contract which has become the standard for launching and trading a cryptocurrency. Our plan is to integrate this with the JSEcoin platform so users can purchase tokens via an online wallet with Metamask and redeem them into…
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September 2, 2017 0

Forum Opened

We have opened a bbpress forum on this site. We have put some starter posts in there if anyone has any questions or suggestions then it would be a good place to get some communications going between users and the team here. https://jsecoin.com/forums/ The now customary screenshot we seem to be doing on every post…
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September 2, 2017 0

Landing Page Design

To improve conversion rate from clicks to the site to users signing up we have designed a dedicated landing page. https://jsecoin.com/platform/?lander=1 It’s a common proven design containing a registration form, a header, bullets, screenshot and some details below the fold. The Adwords and Facebook webmaster advertising has been directed at this new lander. You can…
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August 31, 2017 0

Transaction References

We have added a feature to the transfer page where you can now store a transaction reference. This will be stored in your user history and the receivers history but will not be publicly available on the blockchain. For security reasons there are limited chars to a-z A-Z 0-9 [space] . , @ Anything else…
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August 27, 2017 0

Splitting The Blockchain

After just a week the blockchain.json file had grown to around 100mb so it was clear we needed to do something before this started causing problems with taking up too much RAM and causing delays writing to disk. While it might have been workable to let it grow for some time, a solution was proposed…
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August 24, 2017 0

WordPress Plugin Available

The JSEcoin WordPress plugin is now available. This makes setting up JSEcoin mining on your wordpress site really easy. Step 1 – Log in to your wordpress admin site at http://yoursite.com/wp-admin and click “Plugins” Step 2 – Click “Add New” and then in the search box¬† type “jsecoin” and click search Step 3 – Install…
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August 21, 2017 0

Separating the Publisher and Self-Mining Prize Pools

This was something we wrote about in the whitepaper but hadn’t actually implemented until today. Due to the fantastic adoption rate with webmasters since we launched the platform we found that it was increasingly difficult to win coins using the self-mining system on the platform. This is the “mining” page where the mining code runs…
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August 20, 2017 0