Read in-depth articles about key ICON topics and concepts.
A quick tutorial for validators on how to set up initCommisionRate and setCommissionRate using the tracker and how to unjail
The commitment of ICON to staying at the forefront of blockchain technology and providing its users with the best possible experience is demonstrated by the integration of zkSNARKs into the ICON blockchain.
In this article, we will provide an introduction to the backend databases powering blockchain engines. We will also look at how distributed systems are used to achieve fault tolerance and high availability in blockchain networks.
Cryptographic primitives are the foundation upon which more complex cryptographic algorithms and protocols are built. These primitives include functions such as encryption, decryption, digital signature, and key exchange.
A primer on how indexing works for ICON which supplies all the data to the tracker
When we throw around the phrase "building community", we should be sensible to the idea that this community represents more than a pool of dapp users and testers. What does a community look like?
A new paradigm for privacy, security and trust in blockchain world
Bitcoin (BTC) has been around for a while, but it is still one of the most popular and talked about cryptocurrencies.
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Creating an anonymous crypto wallet is easy, because self-custody blockchain wallets do not require KYC verification.
ICON is an open-source layer 1 delegated proof-of-stake (DPoS) blockchain and smart contract platform focused on connecting unique blockchains and their respective communities.
ICX is the currency of all applications that are built on the ICON blockchain.
ICON is a DPoS network where stakers delegate ICX to validators that produce blocks and participate in governance.
ICON tokenomics have been improved with IISS 3.1. Let’s take a look at some of the changes implemented as part of IISS 3.1.
ICON’s Contribution Proposal System (CPS) is a decentralized grant program operated by validators on the ICON network.
ICON Bridge is an early iteration of ICON’s cutting-edge interoperability product, BTP, which allows cross-chain transfers and integration with any blockchain that supports smart contracts.
Blockchain Transmission Protocol (BTP) is ICON’s chain-agnostic, scalable, and secure interoperability protocol.
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