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Wired Magazine is Wrong About Monero, Here's Why

In both the privacy and cryptocurrency spheres, misinformation often runs rampant. Here we address the Wired article that is often cited and circulated by Monero skeptics.

Top 15 Monero Myths and Concerns Debunked

A lot of common criticisms levied toward Monero that are either outdated, or incorrect, while others are presenting a very narrow view of the problem in question. In this article we hope to set the record straight on these criticisms.

How Dandelion++ Keeps Monero's Transaction Origins Private

Monero takes precautions to obfuscate on-chain data, however there are some attacks that can be done the moment a transaction occurs that cannot be performed any time later.

Why Monero Is Open Source And Decentralized

Find out why being open source and decentralized gives Monero a huge advantage over competing cryptocurrencies.

Monero Mining: What Makes RandomX so Special

On November 30th, 2019, Monero had its semiannual hard fork, with the most anticipated change being a switch from the old PoW algorithm, cryptonight, to the completely new, internally developed one, RandomX. The Monero community believes RandomX is a big step toward egalitarian mining, but let’s dig deeper to see if that’s the case.

Why Monero is Better than Dash, Zcash, Zcoin (Even with Lelantus), Grin and Bitcoin Mixers Like Wasabi (Updated May 2020)

Why is Monero the best privacy coin? Not all privacy-centric coins can deliver 100% privacy, untraceability, security and fungibility. Find out how Monero solves all those problems compared to other "privacy" coins.