Lisk (LISK)

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Lisk is a decentralized application and sidechain platform, providing a full stack solution for the most widespread programming language in the world – JavaScript. Lisk aims to provide one of the best cryptocurrency user experience with its easily manageable user interface and its integrated Dapp Store. Lisk is prepared to become the de facto standard for decentralized applications and custom blockchains developed in JavaScript.

Lisk is based on the DPoS (Delegated Proof of Stake) consensus mechanism. This method of consensus was originally created by the BitShares team. The block time is 10 seconds. Newly created blocks are broadcast to the network and added to the blockchain. After 6 to 10 confirmations, a block, along with its transactions, can be considered as confirmed.

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To get started with Lisk you first need to download a wallet for your particular device and operating system. A Lisk wallet stores your private keys and enables you to send and receive Lisks. You can choose between desktop, mobile, web or hardware wallets designed for a variety of operating systems. For more in-depth specifications we recommend you to check out our cryptocurrency wallet directory.

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The Lisk mining process involves compiling recent transactions into blocks while trying to solve a computationally difficult puzzle. The first participant (miner or group of miners) who solves the puzzle gets to place the next block on the blockchain and claim the rewards. The rewards incentivize miners to uphold and secure the Lisk network. Below you find detailed information and reviews about Lisk mining hardware, mining software, mining pools and cloud mining services.

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The easiest way to buy Lisk is through a cryptocurrency exchange. There is a variety of exchanges where you can trade Lisk for fiat currencies or other cryptocurrencies. Below you find exchanges currently trading with Lisk.

Lisk Exchanges



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Genesis Block CreatedMonday, August 20, 2009 01:19:16 GMT
Hashing AlgorithmSHA-256
Consensus MechanismDelegated Proof of Stake (DPoS)
Block Time10 seconds
Total Coins to be Issued21000000
Source CodeGithub
DownloadsLinux, Mac, Windows
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