[Bitcoin-development] Popularity based mining (variable block reward)

Jameson Lopp jameson.lopp at gmail.com
Tue Dec 10 16:27:26 UTC 2013

"no reliance on external data" ... "depending on various factors (coin
valuation/exchange rate"

Jameson Lopp
Software Engineer
Bronto Software

On 12/10/2013 11:23 AM, Jan Kučera wrote:
> Basically there would be no reliance on external data as the network itself
> would decide on reward height and everybody node would be free to do so.
> Each network node would determine the popularity on its own depending on
> various factors (coin valuation/exchange rate, number of transactions and
> many others) and basically come up with its own block reward value.

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