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New Hashing System Going Live Tomorrow

We will be carrying out maintenance tomorrow on the servers starting at 10am GMT 20th December 2017. The update will include the new “hash a hash” system which should reduce data transfer and improve mining capabilities. Previously each block was sent out to publishers as raw JSON data, they would insert their nonce (a random…
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December 19, 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

Blockchain JSON Data Test

Here is some example data from a basic blockchain written to JSON. This was used for testing the node.js server. It makes sense to store the data in a json object as this can easily be transferred to and from node and client browsers. This is the first beta-test of the JSE blockchain that has…
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July 31, 2017 0