A Choice In The Fundamental Basics of Bitcoin Crypto-currency, or mainly Bitcoin, has become a household name. For the right reasons, obviously. It’s an aim and dream of taking the world from a centralized authority towards the freedom of decentralization. However, this freedom comes at great complexities and costs of energy (in form of electricity),…Continue readingWhy Is Secp256k1 Curve So Famous?
I’m trying to understand how does “recid” (Recovery ID) variable work in libspec256k1 library (with C language).Continue readingHow does “recid” variable work in libspec256k1 library?
The existence of the endomorphism is a roughly 20% speedup in a plain multi-exp due to halving the number of doublings.Continue readingUsing secp256k1 endomorphism