Virtacoin

Bitcoin Code Base Scrypt
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What is VirtaCoin?

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Bitcoin is Good for VirtaPay

VirtaCoin Core (Formal Virtapay)

VirtaCoin is an experimental new digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. VirtaCoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collectively by the network. VirtaCoin Core is the name of open source software which enables the use of this currency.

Specifications:

  • Scrypt proof-of-work algorithm
  • 60 second block time target
  • ~21 billion total coins
  • 8000 coins per block, reduces by 0.5% each week starting 2/28/14
  • Difficulty retarget every 1 block
  • will be decentralized
  • will be nearly impossible to shut down
  • will have a mathematically limited amount of currency
  • will be steadily created over time by people who contribute computational power ("miners")
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$1

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Age of Blockchain (in years)

Transaction block speed (in minutes)

Total Amount of Coins Mined (in Billions)

Total Maximum Number of Coins (in Billions)

13.3

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Wallet:

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