What is Proof of Stake (PoS) in Crypto? — adidaswilson

Author Adidas Wilson
5 min readFeb 27, 2023

Proof of Stake (PoS) is a consensus mechanism used by many cryptocurrencies to validate transactions and secure their networks. PoS is an alternative to the more commonly used Proof of Work (PoW) consensus mechanism, which is used by cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. In this article, we will explain what PoS is, how it works, and why it is gaining popularity among cryptocurrency users and…

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Author Adidas Wilson

Adidas Wilson was born in Chicago, surviving a near death experience driving off a bridge in an 18 wheeler and getting hit by a train. Author and Motivator