Update 10.1: 9 Bugfixes and 1 feature

We have just published a minor update which solves some bugs which we considered to important to wait until Update 11 to fix them. Here is what has changed. Feature Selected difficulty for quests is saved Bugfixes Fixed wrong taskbar icon highlighting Fixed not working cancel button in timed quests Fixed a rare crash if … Read more

The 5 most discussed myths regarding cryptocurrencies

Whenever the value of a cryptocurrency increases dramatically, the discussions of whether or not cryptos are valid start all over. Let’s see which arguments are valid and which are not. In the first few years after the creation of Bitcoin, there were not really any myths regarding cryptocurrencies. If there was any speculation and uncertainty … Read more

How a Litecoin address is created

A Litecoin address is in some ways like an E-Mail address. It is used to interact with other people. However, there are some differences. While you might only own one or two E-Mail addresses, you would own several different Litecoin addresses. For security reasons, a lot of users of cryptocurrencies have a unique address per … Read more

How to fix the current desync error

Yesterday, the preloaded blockchain service crashed and a broken patch was sent to some gamers. This is how you can fix it. While our newly introduced backup feature should reduce the initial download by keeping as much usable data as possible it is also the very reason that desnychronisation issues currently can’t be fixed with … Read more

What is blockchain consensus?

When it comes to blockchain consensus you might have stumbled across “Proof of Work” or “Proof of Stake” but have you ever heard about “Proof of Burn”? Blockchain technology is widely known for its integrity and consistency of shared data. In order to be safe from corruption, it needs a mechanism to ensure a consensus … Read more