justin Justin Poiroux

Computer Engineer at Auburn University with passions in technology such as CryptoCurrencies, 3D Printing, Smartwatches, and Computers.

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Infinitecoin

Created in June 2013, this cryptocurrency catches the attention of consumers with the tagline “Get real money with infinite possibilities.” The real money part is certainly true, but the “infinite possibilities” may not stand up to scrutiny. There are hundreds of new cryptocurrencies every year, so why is this one having so much success recently?...
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SHA256 vs Scrypt vs x11 Algorithms

Hash Algorithms Security is one of the most important elements in cryptocurrency, as it negates, or attempts to negate, theft or alteration of any online currency....
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What is Pooled Mining?

Pooled Mining – What is it and why should I do it? When discussing Cryptocurrencies and the intricacies of the network, a common term used is “Mining Pool”. Often desktop miners mine by themselves without realizing that Mining Pools exist, bringing some benefits the...
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SLING

In the growing market for cryptocurrency, new alternate coins, or “altcoins,” have trouble rising to the top. One new contender that hopes to overcome these obstacles is Sling, an online currency with a plan for success. Their six step plan for success aims to succinctly summarize their goals for investors and lay out the foundation...
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