Mechanism of commissions in Bitcoin and why make friends with the ministers

Mechanism of commissions in Bitcoin and why make friends with the ministersIn this article we will try to describe in detail the main task of the commissions in Bitcoin, how they work and what they influence. We will explain the reasons for the volatility of commissions, delays in confirming transactions and describe approaches to solving these problems. In addition, we will clarify exactly how the Segregated Witness update helps to reduce the cost of transactions. And as a bonus, we will share our thoughts on how friendship with miners reduces commissions to zero and what this trend may lead to in the future. So, let's get started.
 
 
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As the manufacturer of the video card affects the profitability of GPU-mining

As the manufacturer of the video card affects the profitability of GPU-mining  
With the advent of ASIC-solutions for bitcoin mining, many experts asserted that the production of crypto-currency with the help of video cards will go down in the air just as it happened with the mining on the CPU.
 
 
However, the growing popularity of altcoyins on non-SHA256 algorithms has made some adjustments. Conditionally, the mining split into ASIC and a GPU segment. Most modern blockbusters have ASIC-resistant encryption algorithms: this is true for Ethereum, Monero and other popular coins. At the same time, such an approach is a conscious policy of the developers of these crypto-currencies...
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Walmart and Microsoft are teaming up to fight Amazon

Walmart and Microsoft are teaming up to fight Amazon  
 
The world's largest retailer - American Walmart - concluded agreement with Microsoft Corporation. According to him, the companies become strategic partners. Microsoft will help Walmart with the development of new technologies, provide it with its cloud services and open for it its achievements in artificial intelligence. In response, Walmart will pour into Microsoft several billion of its (deep) pockets, and give it a platform for hi-tech experiments in a wide retail. Thus, experts say, companies unite their forces to fight against a common formidable enemy - Amazon. ...
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Report of the Club of Rome 201? Chapter ???: "Reforms of the economic system"

I suggest myself to deal with the report of the "world government", and at the same time help to translate the source.
 
 
Report of the Club of Rome 201? Chapter ???: "Reforms of the economic system"

 
 

??? Reforms of the economic system


 
Financial sector reforms require urgent discussion, and they, in fact, are on the agenda both within states and at the international level. But in a sense, reforms are just the first step. For effective and long-term changes for the better, it is necessary to go deeper and look at the economic and political systems that have shaped the current state of the financial sector.
 
 
One of the bright examples that is being considered at ...[/h]
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Top-Down approach. The economy of the product. Gross Profit

Top-Down approach. The economy of the product. Gross ProfitFor more than 5 years, I have been engaged in the analysis of products, marketing, management solutions in IT companies or companies with a strong reliance on IT. I decided to systematize my knowledge and write a series of articles on the organization and conduct of product analysis. I will touch on the topics of assessing the economy, the effectiveness of features, building relationships with marketing, databases, assessing client behavior and all that.
 
The key task is to go through all the tools of product management and evaluation, discuss the used management, marketing and analytical tools...
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"The Law of Yarovoi" came into force: what next?

"The Law of Yarovoi" came into force: what next?
 
 
"The Law of Yarovoi" came into force: what next?  
 
1 July came into force the so-called "law of Yarovoi." This means that communication operators are required to start storing their users' data, including conversations, correspondence, videos, images and related information. Keep it all for half a year.
 
 
Operators of communication have already started to implement the measures prescribed in the law, but in order to comply with all the requirements, it will take a lot of time and even more - money. For example, in the case of Megafon, it takes about five years to organize the storage of user ...
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International fintech - digest: 12 news about the most important in the industry

Selection of the most important news on the financial technology market. In this issue: London defends leadership in innovation, Monzo merges with TransferWise, Agibank postpones IPO, children become victims of theft of personal data and much more.
 
 
International fintech - digest: 12 news about the most important in the industry
 
suffered from the theft of personal data in the past year [/b]
 
 
Two thirds of victims of crimes have not yet reached the age of eight.
 
Usually, when we talk about the theft of personal data, we consider this a problem for adults, but in reality nobody is protected from the danger. Last year, over one million children were victims of this crime in ...
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Sberbank Asset Management introduces an extraneous e-mail

Sberbank Asset Management introduces an extraneous e-mailinto the new customers' questionnaire.  I want to share with the public very suspicious observations on the work with the personal data of the depositor in JSC Sberbank Asset Management. If briefly - in the new client's personal data, the data of the "left mail account" is entered in the absence of the customer's own electronic mailbox. As far as it is serious, at the moment it is difficult to say, but, obviously, in the Joyz talked about almost similar situation with Alfa Bank...
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Companies used the word "block" to increase capitalization. Has helped or assisted for a short while

Companies used the word "block" to increase capitalization. Has helped or assisted for a short while
 
 
The mention of technology at the peak of popularity in the name of the company is an old technique that at various times allowed companies to attract the attention of the market. In the second half of the 90s, "in fashion" was the renaming using the Internet "," .net "and" .com ". Today's trend is blocking and crypto-currencies.

 
 

Everybody wanted to be in the trend


 
"Blocking" in the title does not always indicate a technological start-up. From December 2017 to January 201? announcements of rebranding and launching of a new direction allowed companies that previously did not belong to IT...[/h]
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Taming XBRL: notes of the analyst

Taming XBRL: notes of the analystStarting in 201? the Russian Central Bank (as a regulator) ordered non-credit financial organizations (NFOs), i.e. all enterprises of the financial sector of the economy, except banks, namely insurance, pension funds, prof. participants of the securities market, management companies, report to it in a new format - according to the XBRL specification (and not excel or xml).
 
 
The scope of supervisory (statistical) reporting includes information about founders and customers, insurance objects, bonuses and payments, deposits and investments, counterparties, etc. etc. - really hundreds of thousands ...
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