PIVX Development Update – Week 4, January 2020

PIVX Development Update – Week 4, January 2020

PIVX Development Update Week 4, January 2020   Preface (Apologies for posting it a day late…) This update covers the PIVX GitHub development for the past 1 month of January 2020 (+ a bit of December 2019) in addition to any extra update provided by the core...
PIVX Core v4.0.2 is Released

PIVX Core v4.0.2 is Released

PIVX Core version v4.0.2 is also available from https://github.com/pivx-project/pivx/releases This is a new revision version release, including various bug fixes and performance improvements, as well as updated translations. Please report bugs using the issue tracker...
PIVX Core Wallet v4.0.1 is Live!

PIVX Core Wallet v4.0.1 is Live!

The release of 4.0 was a historic event in many ways. The amount of work from design to development to communications to translations and marketing, along with the most rigorous QA testing regiment in PIVX history, delivered a near-flawless release. Of course with any...
IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT THE 4.0 UPGRADE

IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT THE 4.0 UPGRADE

At GMT Sunday, 5 January 2020 00:00 (epoch 1578182400) SPORK_15 (ACTIVE PROTOCOL) has been enabled. This means that updated clients will reject connections with nodes running the old active protocol (70917). At block B=2153200 (roughly in 24 hrs) the new consensus...
PIVX Development Update – Week 1, December 2019

PIVX Development Update – Week 1, December 2019

PIVX Development Update Week 1, December 2019   Intro This update covers the PIVX GitHub development for the past 1 month following the November 2019 update. But may also cover some extra developments that happened beyond due to the time of this post.    Editor...
A PIVX Cold Staking How-To

A PIVX Cold Staking How-To

Download Wallet Developer Documentation Original Github Page Cold staking requires two PIVX wallets: one to hold the funds (this can be also a hardware wallet and does not need to be always online) and another one, the hot-node, to do the staking (this needs to be...
Would Satoshi Nakamoto Have Preferred Proof of Stake?

Would Satoshi Nakamoto Have Preferred Proof of Stake?

For this edition of PIVXProse, I want to step away from all the news we’ve been blasting about the upcoming 4.0 wallet release and instead dip into something that is a bit more about the essence of PIVX. Namely, PIVX is a Proof-of-Stake cryptocurrency (also known as...