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  • Qtum Improvement Proposal 25 April 3, 2020
    Qtum Improvement Proposal 25 The Road to Offline Staking – Part 2 QIPs propose improvements for Qtum, and QIP-25 describes the motivation and how offline staking could work. QIP 25 proposes staking from offline addresses, and this blog describes how that could work. Read the blog now👇 https://blog.qtum.org/qtum-improvement-proposal-25-the-road-to-offline-staking-part-2-a79cd62300aa ​ ​ https://preview.redd.it/g7mxuj1m8lq41.jpg?width=1039&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=47c4af56268dac1f702745940892913c6a565b9d submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] […]
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  • Qtum AMA on Phantom Privacy Protocol April 1 March 31, 2020
    AMA on Phantom Privacy Protocol Join us for an AMA on Phantom Privacy Protocol with Qtum's Co-Founder Patrick Dai and the Co-Creator of Phantom Protocol Yi Zheng, Wednesday, April 1st, 2:00 PM GMT ➡️ http://t.me/QtumOfficial ​ ​ https://preview.redd.it/ip6kt2ajy2q41.jpg?width=1080&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=aca9ba9acd4117aa9ca4e9b4f2add3b86d5c5ba0 submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] [comments]
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  • Search QTUM blockchain explorer for transactions by date? March 31, 2020
    Hey there- I want to search the QTUM blockchain for all transactions that occurred during a specific time range, ex. between 1/1/2018 -> 2/10/2018. Is there a way to use a QTUM block explorer to filter transactions by date? Can I do that on: https://qtum.info/, https://explorer.qtum.org/ , https://qtumblockexplorer.com/blocks or any other blockchain explorer? ​ TY […]
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  • Qtum Development Updates (March 23 - 29) March 31, 2020
    Development Updates (March 23 - 29) Development work continued this week for offline staking and the Qtum SDK. Read more👇 https://qtum.org/en/post/development-updates-march-23-29 ​ https://preview.redd.it/3vvdek7cnwp41.jpg?width=1074&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=30a90315b042fedba113e66e760ef22e10558b7c submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] [comments]
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  • Qtum Phantom Protocol: Unveiling Layer-2 Privacy March 27, 2020
    ​ On February 13, 2020, Qtum released the white paper for a Layer-2 zk-SNARKs-based privacy protocol named Qtum Phantom. Phantom privacy protocol is not only a key project for Qtum this year, but is also one of the few privacy solutions in China. Focusing on Phantom and its zero-knowledge proof algorithm, Odaily and Yi Zheng, […]
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  • Qtum Development Updates March 16 - 22 March 23, 2020
    See the latest updates from Qtum developers, including work on Offline Staking 👇 https://qtum.org/en/post/development-updates-march-16-22 https://preview.redd.it/9rgbcrfr3io41.jpg?width=1079&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=8ead7123ccf9a08692d7c488edad12add3824fa1 submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] [comments]
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  • Phantom of the Blockchain: An Efficient Privacy Protocol for Smart Contracts March 20, 2020
    Phantom of the Blockchain: An Efficient Privacy Protocol for Smart Contracts Qtum Phantom is the confidential assets solution based on smart contracts under development with the release on the Qtum test network this summer and on the main Qtum network later this year. ​ Read more https://blog.qtum.org/phantom-of-the-blockchain-an-efficient-privacy-protocol-for-smart-contracts-19853a86919d ​ ​ https://preview.redd.it/ghys72kkbrn41.jpg?width=1068&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=34b40a68820899ebc0284b2bed7f46617aace0cd submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] [comments]
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  • Qtum Development Updates March 9 - 15 March 16, 2020
    See our development update for last week including offline staking and x86 virtual machine https://qtum.org/en/post/development-updates-march-09-15 ​ https://preview.redd.it/bmg081tjl2n41.jpg?width=1076&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=30892df9a66f1b46bf72050b8be4205483a2df4b submitted by /u/Frankrbruno [link] [comments]
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  • Qtum in the Crypto Tournament March 16, 2020
    I'd like to share some good news and hopefully a fun few-minute distraction. I put together a little cryptocurrency tournament for the top 64 cryptos that starts on Tuesday. Qtum is the #10 seed in the Ethereum bracket, taking on #7 Maker in the 1st round. Voting starts on Tuesday and ends Thursday. The coin […]
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  • Qtum – Bypassing Header Spam Protection March 14, 2020
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What Is QTUM ?

Qtum has become another beautiful bride of cryptocurrency technology with the innovative concept of combining bitcoin blockchain technology with ethereum virtual machine. What that means is that you can get a combined strength of bitcoin blockchain technology and ethereum smart contract blockchain technology in one hybrid platform called UTXO transaction (Unspent Transaction Output).
Qtum is still new in cryptocurrency business, and many observers have applauded their new concept but whether they go far depends on the trust of their technology and how far investors can push their products and make them competitive.

What Is Qtum?
Qtum is decentralized, open-source cryptocurrency, offering both private and transparent transactions on a hybrid blockchain technology. Qtum makes use of cryptographic software tokens which is being used to execute a smart contract of ethereum and decentralized application(DAPP) of bitcoin on a Qtum blockchain. It also makes use of staking currency known as the power of stake(PoS) for execution of transactions on a blockchain.
Team

Qtum is made of enterprising men and women who are hungry for success. The team is made up of three co-founders which includes Neil Mahi(Chief Blockchain Architect / Co-Founder), Patrick Dai(Project Co-Founder) and Jordan Earls(Lead Developer / Co-Founder).
Qtum also has notable names in cryptocurrency community as backers/supporters which include Anthony Di Iorio (a founder of the Ethereum blockchain), Star Xu(CEO of Okcoin), Roger Ver(a pioneer investor in blockchain-related startups) and Matthew Roszak(co-founder of Bloq).
Practical Uses of Qtum
 Because of its’ mobile app compatibility, it can be used for off-blockchain transactions and integration.
 Many merchants are yet to accept it as a payment system; it can be mainly used for investment for now.
 You can pay other users who are using Qtum with Qtum tokens.

Mining of Qtum
When a cryptographic problem is solved, the miner who got it solved will be rewarded with Qtum for adding blocks to the blockchain. The miner or team of miners will be rewarded with a given amount of Qtum based on the quotient. Anyone can mine Qtum as long as your hardware meets the requirements and you have the technical knowledge to execute such task. People use different methods to mine and two most commonly used of recent are Cloud mining and pool mining.
With cloud mining, all you need to do is to connect to the datacenter and use the shared power to mine. You don’t need a physical hardware to mine.
With mining pool, all you need to do is to join a group of miners, and when a cryptographic problem is solved, a reward will be given to the team. A share of the reward will be given you according to your contribution in getting the problem solved.
The reward for mining block is 4Qtum, and a block is generated at 2minutes interval. If you can mine 500, mathematically, that will be 2000Qtum credited to your wallet. Do the arithmetic for a year, and you will know that mining is profitable.

 

Notes for investors
Qtum raised $15.6 million in 117 hours in their last ICO, making it the 8th largest and most funded crowd safe.
Qtum market cap as at the time of compiling this report is $896,263,100 with 59,000,000 QTUM in circulation. 1 QTUM stands at $15.19 or 0.00441855 BTC as of today, and market analysts have predicted an increase of 18% by the end of 2017.
All these points highlighted here shows that Qtum is a good investment option and should be given a second thought.
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This incisive report about Qtum should not be seen as an endorsement to invest in Qtum. Cryptocurrency investment is speculative and unpredictable, and it involves risks. The market is full of uncertainty, susceptible to attack and capital loss. There are many parameters one needs to check before investing. Don’t invest only based on what you have read here, but invest based on the fact that, you have sought advice.
I wish you success!