How Cardano uses significantly less energy while maintaining the same level of security as Bitcoin - English / News and Announcements - Deepstash
PoW vs PoS

There are two most common types of consensus protocols, proof of work (PoW) and proof of stake (PoS). A consensus protocol has a few main functions; selecting a block producer, validating the block...

2

STASHED IN:

16

How Cardano uses significantly less energy while maintaining the same level of security as Bitcoin - English / News and Announcements

forum.cardano.org

STASHED IN:

0 Comments

  • Cardano : 6 gigawatts = ~2 average power plants
  • Bitcoin : 115,850 gigawatts = Rank 31st in country’s energy consumption, surpassing the Netherlands.

1

STASHED IN:

14

Bitcoin is one of the most secure protocols but what makes it incredibly secure is the physical resources and energy consumption required to take over the network. To distort and manipulate the blo...

STASHED IN:

15

To distort Cardano’s network you would need to control the majority ada. Below is a calculation of the amount of money required to have majority control of Cardano’s network.

  • 31,948,309,...

STASHED IN:

15

Deepstash helps you become inspired, wiser and productive, through bite-sized ideas from the best articles, books and videos out there.

GET THE APP: