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Specifications


  • Symbol AMS
  • Quark
  • 84 Million coins available
  • PoW Block reward 10 AMS halving every 840000 blocks
  • 8% PoS reward
  • Masternodes (50% of PoS blocks)
  • Automatic TOR client
  • Encrypted messages
  • Darksend
  • 60 seconds block time
  • RPC Port 61511
  • P2P Port 61510

Development roadmap


The goal of AmsterdamCoin is to be the most accepted crypto currency of Amsterdam. We have an excellent development team with over 15 years of experience and are able to deliver great new features. Not only will AmsterdamCoin be the most accepted currency, it will also be the most innovative. We listen to our users and accept new feature requests.

  • Mobile wallets (Android, IOS, Windows Phone)
  • Shop review in block chain
  • Contactless payments
  • Easy to remember addresses
  • Coin dice website
  • Tax free payments Schiphol airport
  • Payment terminals through out whole Amsterdam
  • Many many more innovative features to come…

Have a good idea for AmsterdamCoin? Please let us know: [email protected]

Exchanges


Yobit exchange

Block explorer

http://www.amsterdamblockchain.info

Bounties

500 AMS for AmsterdamCoin bitcointalk ANN Spanish, Chinese, French
1500 AMS First world wide published article
1000 AMS Faucets
1000 AMS Mac Wallet
1000 AMS Paper Wallet

How it works


The basics

As a new user, you can get started with AmsterdamCoin without understanding the technical details. Once you have installed a AmsterdamCoin wallet on your computer or mobile phone, it will generate your first AmsterdamCoin address and you can create more whenever you need one. You can disclose your addresses to your friends so that they can pay you or vice versa. In fact, this is pretty similar to how email works, except that AmsterdamCoin addresses should only be used once.

Balances - Block Chain

The block chain is a shared public ledger on which the entire AmsterdamCoin network relies. All confirmed transactions are included in the block chain. This way, AmsterdamCoin wallets can calculate their spendable balance and new transactions can be verified to be spending AmsterdamCoins that are actually owned by the spender. The integrity and the chronological order of the block chain are enforced with cryptography.

How it works

Transactions - private keys

A transaction is a transfer of value between AmsterdamCoin wallets that gets included in the block chain. AmsterdamCoin wallets keep a secret piece of data called a private key or seed, which is used to sign transactions, providing a mathematical proof that they have come from the owner of the wallet. The signature also prevents the transaction from being altered by anybody once it has been issued. All transactions are broadcast between users and usually begin to be confirmed by the network in the following 5 minutes, through a process called mining.

Processing - mining

Mining is a distributed consensus system that is used to confirm waiting transactions by including them in the block chain. It enforces a chronological order in the block chain, protects the neutrality of the network, and allows different computers to agree on the state of the system. To be confirmed, transactions must be packed in a block that fits very strict cryptographic rules that will be verified by the network. These rules prevent previous blocks from being modified because doing so would invalidate all following blocks. Mining also creates the equivalent of a competitive lottery that prevents any individual from easily adding new blocks consecutively in the block chain. This way, no individuals can control what is included in the block chain or replace parts of the block chain to roll back their own spends.

Mining pools


Mining software


Example amsterdamcoin.conf


listen=1
server=1
daemon=1
rpcuser=[An very long username]
rpcpassword=[An incredible strong pasword]
rpcallowip=127.0.0.1


Where to put the amsterdamcoin.conf file?



Operating System Directory
Windows %AppData%/AmsterdamCoin2/amsterdamcoin.conf
Linux $HOME/.amsterdamcoin2/amsterdamcoin.conf
Mac OSX $HOME/Library/Application Support/AmsterdamCoin2/amsterdamcoin.conf

Accept AmsterdamCoin in your store

Accepting AmsterdamCoin in your store is very easy. Payments are very fast and secure, much better than compared to traditional currency. You only need a internet connection with a computer or a specialized payment terminal. Please contact us for more information: [email protected]