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Understanding Cryptocurrencies

Understanding Cryptocurrencies

More intermediate level understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Explained to the average person like me.


Mimble Wimble

24 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Walloom

Mimble Wimble Intro   Mimble Wimble protocol written by Tom Elvis Jedusor may have forever changed the world of cryptocurrencies. Similar to BTC, Mimble Wimble was written pseudo-anonymously to protect the author/s. Mimble Wimble offered new innovati...

Deep Dive: Ampleforth Rebase

30 Dec 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Walloom

Deep Dive: Ampleforth Rebase   This article was written to hopefully answer two questions brought up by a publish0x community member, Tomatosoup. Both questions pertain to the aspect of the rebase function in Ampleforth's protocol.  1. How the Amplef...

ELI5: Rebase

27 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Walloom

ELI5 Rebase   Rebase mechanism for Ampleforth is what separates it from other stable coins. The rebase mechanism can be confusing and a little overwhelming to understand. To begin, rebase is done to help regulate the value of Ample closest to $1. Or...

Deep Dive: Ampleforth

25 Dec 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Walloom

#AMPLAnalyst!   Deep Dive: Ampleforth   Going beyond the basics of Ampleforth's daily rebase mechanism many use cases could be drawn up. From traders and hodlers to lending and yield farming platforms.  The rebase mechanism creates a gaming mechanism...