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README.md

Forked from Bitcoin reference wallet 0.8.6, Blakecoin and Photon

BlakeBitcoin was inspired and requested by the Blake community and is a cryptocurrency designed to use the Blake 256 algorithm based on Blakecoin and Photon with AuxPow and is merge mined with them.

Blake-256(optimized) is faster than Scrypt, SHA-256D, Keccak, Groestl

The algorithm was written as a candidate for sha3, Based on round one candidate code from the sphlib 2.1 and reduced rounds to 8 aka blake256r8.

Current developers: BlueDragon747 and Cinnamon Carter

What is BlakeBitcoin?

A Blake256 version of Bitcoin same reward structure Starting with 50 coins per block and a total of 21 million coins The Block target time is 1/4 of Bitcoin's to account for extra hashing speed of Blake-256 The difficulty retarget is at 8064 blocks and the reward halving every 210,000 blocks ~ 1 year The difficulty ajustment is also same as per Bitcoin

Ubuntu 12.04 dependancies that are used on the Linux build machine:

git-core build-essential libssl-dev libboost-all-dev libdb5.1-dev libdb5.1++-dev libgtk2.0-dev libminiupnpc-dev qt4-qmake mingw32 synaptic qt-sdk qt4-dev-tools libqt4-dev libqt4-core libqt4-gui libdb++-dev

License:

Blakecoin is released under the terms of the MIT license. See COPYING for more information or see http://opensource.org/licenses/MIT.

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