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Ripple’s XRP Is Not a Security in Its Current Form, says Cardano Founder Charles Hoskinson

Ripple’s XRP Is Not a Security in Its Current Form, says Cardano Founder Charles Hoskinson

Cardano creator Charles Hoskinson mulls over XRP and says that it is decentralized enough today for it to not be classified as a security.

CEO Jack Dorsey On Why the Future of Twitter Lies in Blockchain

CEO Jack Dorsey On Why the Future of Twitter Lies in Blockchain

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey discussed Bitcoin and how blockchain technology can be leveraged to counter security breaches in an increasingly digital world.

SushiSwap CEO Suggests New Tokenomics For Liquidity And Decentralization

SushiSwap CEO Suggests New Tokenomics For Liquidity And Decentralization

The chief executive officer of SushiSwap, Jared Grey, is working on revamping the tokenomics of the decentralized exchange Sushi. In addition to a token-burning mechanism and a liquidity lock for price support, time-lock tiers will be included for emission-based incentives. These features will also be available. Instead of receiving a portion of the cash generated by the 0.05% swap fee, SUSHI (xSUSHI) tokens that have been staked will be rewarded according to their emissions. It is possible to make withdrawals before the time locks have reached their full maturity, but any rewards will be lost and destroyed.

Wormhole Announces W Token Airdrop

Wormhole Announces W Token Airdrop

Wormhole, a leading interoperability protocol, has unveiled its native token W and an airdrop to decentralize its network, reinforcing its commitment to the Web3 vision.

Why Blockchain Voting Is Fundamentally Important for Democracy and Trust

Why Blockchain Voting Is Fundamentally Important for Democracy and Trust

Blockchain's unique tamper-proof feature can simplify the voting process and remove reliance on third-party intermediaries through shared consensus.

Filecoin (FIL) Celebrates Public Goods and Community Growth

Filecoin (FIL) Celebrates Public Goods and Community Growth

Filecoin highlights growth in its decentralized storage network and the dedication of its community teams towards the development of public goods.

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Ethereum is focusing on improving its network's permissionlessness and decentralization. The article explores various strategies and technical developments aimed at achieving these goals.

The Bank for International Settlements Introduces the DeFi Stack Reference

The Bank for International Settlements Introduces the DeFi Stack Reference

A BIS working paper examined decentralised finance (DeFi). The article detailed DeFi protocol architecture, primitives, and functions. It advised risk assessment during integration with conventional finance.

Celestia's Core Values: Bridging Off-chain Governance with User-centric Network

Celestia's Core Values: Bridging Off-chain Governance with User-centric Network

Mustafa Al-Bassam delineates five core values for Celestia's social layer aimed at enhancing trust-minimization and user-centric network functionalities. These values include the primacy of off-chain governance, user elevation, credible neutrality towards execution environments, economic sustainability, and minimizing overhead and state bloat. The discourse provides a profound insight into Celestia's commitment to fostering a user-driven, trust-minimized blockchain network.

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, has proposed changes to the network's staking model aimed at improving decentralization and reducing the consensus layer's computational burden. The proposal includes the introduction of a two-tiered staking system involving node operators and delegators. Buterin suggests that these changes could significantly reduce the number of signatures required for consensus, thereby making it easier for more people to participate in the network's validation process.

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

In 2024, Scroll plans to make blockchain technology more accessible, secure, and decentralized. The company will reduce operational costs by 50%, integrate data compression techniques, and implement 4844 data blobs. It will also enhance compatibility with Ethereum Improvement Proposals and SHA256 precompile.

Blockchain Technology Powers Brazil's National Identity Card Issuance

Blockchain Technology Powers Brazil's National Identity Card Issuance

Brazil has commenced the use of blockchain technology for issuing the National Identity Card (CIN) to enhance security and data integrity in the new identity issuance process. The initial phase begins in three states with a nationwide deadline set for November 6, 2023. This move is part of Brazil's broader initiative towards leveraging blockchain for public service improvement, aligning with global trends of digital identity verification.

Cardano Launches Project Catalyst—One Step Closer to Fully Decentralized Era Voltaire

Cardano Launches Project Catalyst—One Step Closer to Fully Decentralized Era Voltaire

IOHK, the blockchain engineering company behind Cardano has launched “Project Catalyst” in part of the network’s transformation into a self-sustaining system. Cardano aims to build a set of governance tools and processes that puts the future of the network in every ADA holder.

Cardano Releases New Daedalus Wallet for the Shelley Testnet Ahead of Shelley Hard Fork

Cardano Releases New Daedalus Wallet for the Shelley Testnet Ahead of Shelley Hard Fork

Input Output (IOHK), the blockchain engineering company behind Cardano has released the new Daedalus wallet for the Shelley testnet, less than a week after the Cardano Virtual Summit.

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has not prevented blockchain companies in China from emerging at a dramatic speed.

Polkadot (DOT) Launches Alpha Program to Foster Collaborative Building

Polkadot (DOT) Launches Alpha Program to Foster Collaborative Building

Polkadot launches the Alpha Program, a groundbreaking initiative to foster collaborative building and lower entry barriers for blockchain projects. The program provides resources, community support, and the opportunity to shape Polkadot's future.

Exclusive: Arbitrage - the Key Business Opportunity Brought by Blockchain

Exclusive: Arbitrage - the Key Business Opportunity Brought by Blockchain

Following the latest update of Paxful, Ray took a step back and shared to us his inspiration to set up Paxful and what he learnt from 11 failed startups! He then identified arbitrage as the key business opportunities by blockchain and instead of decentralization, peer to peer should be the core value preposition of Bitcoin!

Vitalik Buterin: Time will Tell Whether the Hive Blockchain will Surpass Steem

Vitalik Buterin: Time will Tell Whether the Hive Blockchain will Surpass Steem

Justin Sun’s entry into Steemit is not going down well with the community. They have created a hard fork of the blockchain and named it Hive. Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum Founder, tweeted that Hive stands a test of time in demonstrating whether self-independence will be achieved.

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Ethereum (ETH) network continues to attract more participants because the number of non-zero addresses broke the record at 66,552,716.

Michael Saylor Defends BTC Mining Council Embraces Decentralization

Michael Saylor Defends BTC Mining Council Embraces Decentralization

Michael Saylor refuted criticism over the newly formed Bitcoin mining council, emphasising that the council is committed to decentralization.

Ark Invest's Cathie Wood Challenges Vanguard's Bitcoin ETF Exclusion Decision

Ark Invest's Cathie Wood Challenges Vanguard's Bitcoin ETF Exclusion Decision

Ark Invest CEO Cathie Wood criticizes Vanguard for excluding Bitcoin ETFs, marking a significant shift in investment preferences as customers move to crypto-friendly platforms. This controversy reflects the evolving dynamics of the financial sector.

Puerto Rican Regulators Closes Peter Schiff's Bank - a Case for Decentralization?

Puerto Rican Regulators Closes Peter Schiff's Bank - a Case for Decentralization?

Puerto Rican authorities have closed down the Euro Pacific Bank, a local financial institution that belongs to Peter Schiff, the world’s most vocal Bitcoin (BTC) critic.

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

Blockchain technology has been a growing hot topic, with companies integrating it more and more into their ecosystem for better security, decentralization, and lower costs, among other things.

The DeFi space is on a path of steady recovery as good actors

The DeFi space is on a path of steady recovery as good actors

Yearn.finance, MakerDAO, SushiSwap, and Aave were among 30 protocols engaged.

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

ssv.network created a $50 million fund to encourage Ether (ETH) staking technology research. DVT, an open-source protocol, distributes validator duties over numerous nodes. Vitalik Buterin's Eth2 roadmap relied on the protocol.

What are the 7 Key Takeaways from Facebook's Libra Hearings?

What are the 7 Key Takeaways from Facebook's Libra Hearings?

The debate on Facebook's Libra continues with the hearing with Senate Banking Committee on 16 July and the United States House Committee of Financial Services on 17 July. Here are the 7 key takeaways from the two hearings.

How to Leverage FinTech Opportunities in Africa

How to Leverage FinTech Opportunities in Africa

Insights from Paxful on FinTech opportunities in Africa!

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines on Ethereum Layer 1

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines on Ethereum Layer 1

Vitalik Buterin suggests implementing zero-knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines (zk-EVMs) on the Ethereum base layer to accelerate the verification process on the blockchain without compromising decentralization and security. The technology enables smart contract execution on the blockchain with ZK proofs. It would be the third type of Ethereum client, along with the consensus and execution clients. By integrating zk-EVMs at the Ethereum layer 1, Ethereum would remain decentralized and new clients could be developed, further decentralizing Ethereum at the base layer.

Block's 5nm Bitcoin Mining Chip Prototype

Block's 5nm Bitcoin Mining Chip Prototype

Block has completed the prototype design for its 5nm Bitcoin mining chip, with plans to decentralize the supply of mining rigs through open-source technology. The company has purchased a large batch of ASIC chips from Intel to fast-track development of its proprietary 3nm chip.

Binance Research: Ethereum's Roadmap for Scalability and Decentralization

Binance Research: Ethereum's Roadmap for Scalability and Decentralization

Binance Research reports Ethereum's focus on scalability and decentralization, with Layer-2 solutions and Danksharding being key components. The transition to Proof-of-Stake in 2023 leads to a 257.7% increase in mainnet data publishing fees.

Fantom Foundation Lowers Staking Threshold to 50,000 FTM

Fantom Foundation Lowers Staking Threshold to 50,000 FTM

Fantom Foundation has reduced its validator staking requirement from 500,000 FTM to 50,000 FTM, aiming to boost network security and accessibility, following a June 2023 governance vote.

Centralization Caused Most DeFi Hacks of 2021, $1.3B Loss to Users in 2021

Centralization Caused Most DeFi Hacks of 2021, $1.3B Loss to Users in 2021

Certik says the centralization of operational models cited is one of the major faults amongst protocols that suffered mishaps, causing at least $1.3 billion loss to users last year.

Billionaire Ray Dalio believes that fiat is in jeopardy

Billionaire Ray Dalio believes that fiat is in jeopardy

A Bitcoin admirer said the billionaire is close to "really understanding Bitcoin."

GameStop, Dogecoin and Crypto: Making Sense of The Wild Current Financial News

GameStop, Dogecoin and Crypto: Making Sense of The Wild Current Financial News

I have been watching the exploits of the rag-tag group of Reddit traders who have upended Wall Street's status quo. As an investor, the absurdity of both Wall Street and Reddit is apparent. I will continue to support open and decentralized platforms like Bitcoin. Here is my take on where we go from here.

Jay Z-Backed Ethereum App Platform Officially Opens Doors to Public

Jay Z-Backed Ethereum App Platform Officially Opens Doors to Public

Blockchain startup Alchemy has recently announced that the blockchain developer platform was perfected and now open to any companies or individuals looking to build smart contract-based projects.

Bitcoin Flips Visa Again

Bitcoin Flips Visa Again

Bitcoin (BTC) market valuation surpassed Visa's after a near 50% price increase in 2023. BTC has "flipped" the payment giant three times.

Traditional Finances Reimagined: The Future of Digital Finance

Traditional Finances Reimagined: The Future of Digital Finance

Traditional financial institutions such as banks are no longer the only option. The financial services industry will be decentralized and digital in the future.

DeFi and Crypto Community Explode as Robinhood Halts GameStop (GME) Trades

DeFi and Crypto Community Explode as Robinhood Halts GameStop (GME) Trades

Robinhood’s decision to stop the purchases of GameStop (GME) shares, along with AMC and Blackberry (BBE), has spurred outrage from the cryptocurrency community.

Apple Demands that Telegram Block Channels Officiated by Belarus Protestors

Apple Demands that Telegram Block Channels Officiated by Belarus Protestors

Apple tech giant has told cloud-based messaging service Telegram to shut down three channels related to the Belarus political protests.

HK Legislative Council Member Advocates for Integrating Senior Economy with Web3

HK Legislative Council Member Advocates for Integrating Senior Economy with Web3

Johnny Ng discussed the senior economy's integration with the internet and Web3's potential to boost content creator earnings at the 2023 World Internet Conference, highlighting Hong Kong's growing interest.

White House Report Casts Doubt on Cryptocurrencies

White House Report Casts Doubt on Cryptocurrencies

The White House's Economic Report includes a chapter questioning the benefits of cryptocurrencies, with 35 pages dedicated to debunking them. It argues that crypto assets fail to deliver on their promised benefits, and that they are too volatile to be a stable store of value or reliable medium of exchange.

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Signature Reduction

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Signature Reduction

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin proposes reducing the number of signatures for validators in the PoS system to simplify the system, address technical issues, and enhance network security.

Craig Wright's Settlement Offer in Bitcoin Litigation Sparks Debate Over Decentralization

Craig Wright's Settlement Offer in Bitcoin Litigation Sparks Debate Over Decentralization

Dr. Craig Wright, self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator, has offered a settlement to COPA in ongoing legal battles, raising questions about Bitcoin's decentralization and the future governance of the cryptocurrency.

Ritual Teams Up with EigenLayer

Ritual Teams Up with EigenLayer

Ritual partners with EigenLayer to enhance AI capabilities on Ethereum, leveraging restaking mechanisms for decentralized AI services and economic security.

Validator Infrastructure Developer Launches New Fund to Support Ethereum Proof-of-stake

Validator Infrastructure Developer Launches New Fund to Support Ethereum Proof-of-stake

ssv.network created a $50 million fund to encourage Ether (ETH) staking technology research. DVT, an open-source protocol, distributes validator duties over numerous nodes. Vitalik Buterin's Eth2 roadmap relied on the protocol.

Resonate Partners with Fetch.ai, Rendering a Decentralized AI-Powered Social Media Experience

Resonate Partners with Fetch.ai, Rendering a Decentralized AI-Powered Social Media Experience

To offer users a personal AI-powered, decentralized, and trusted social media experience, Resonate, a decentralized social NFT platform, is leveraging the power of blockchain technology and machine learning provided by Fetch.ai.

Ethereum, EOS, & TRON: Which Blockchain Will Continue to Dominate the Dapp Ecosystem in 2020?

Ethereum, EOS, & TRON: Which Blockchain Will Continue to Dominate the Dapp Ecosystem in 2020?

By measuring the success of how individual blockchains: Ethereum, EOS, and TRON have been performing in the first month of the new year, the data from January 2020 gives an insight into the year ahead.

Cardano’s Stake Pools Reached 700 Just Five Days after Successful Shelley Hard Fork

Cardano’s Stake Pools Reached 700 Just Five Days after Successful Shelley Hard Fork

Cardano’s Shelley hard fork was successfully launched on July 29, and within 8 hours, 267 stake pools have already registered. The Shelley hard fork took Cardano’s network into its second phase of development, succeeding the Byron era. The Shelley update enables Cardano to become more decentralized and autonomous.

38 Million XRP Tokens Dumped by Ripple Co-Founder Jed McCaleb, When Will His Supply Run Out?

38 Million XRP Tokens Dumped by Ripple Co-Founder Jed McCaleb, When Will His Supply Run Out?

Amid the SEC lawsuit, Ripple’s former Chief of Technology Officer (CTO) and co-founder Jed McCaleb has been getting rid of his XRP stash at a steady rate.

Alexis Ohanian bought 50000 ETH

Alexis Ohanian bought 50000 ETH

Ohanian founded 776 Venture Capital using his early ETH and Coinbase investments.

Helium's HNT Token Lists on SwissBorg

Helium's HNT Token Lists on SwissBorg

The Helium Foundation has listed its HNT token on SwissBorg, expanding the Helium Network's reach to over 700,000 users, promoting decentralization and accessibility.

NEAR and Polygon Partner to Launch zkWASM

NEAR and Polygon Partner to Launch zkWASM

NEAR Foundation and Polygon Labs are collaborating on zkWASM, a zero-knowledge prover for WASM blockchains, to enhance interoperability with Ethereum and improve scalability and decentralization.

Cosmos (ATOM) Community Contemplates Zero Inflation for ATOM Token

Cosmos (ATOM) Community Contemplates Zero Inflation for ATOM Token

Cosmos's StakeLab proposes reducing ATOM's minimum inflation to 0%, aiming to align with other blockchain models and address issues like token overproduction and selling pressure. Nearly 95% of the community supports this significant change.

Bitcoin's Future Looks Bright as Kanye West Decides to Run for President 2020

Bitcoin's Future Looks Bright as Kanye West Decides to Run for President 2020

On July 4th, Kanye West expressed his wishes to run for President in the 2020 presidential race. This is exciting news for Bitcoin, as Kanye has on several occasions expressed his support for the cryptocurrency.

Ethereum Express Establishes Two Pilot Projects Encompassing Over 48,000 Users

Ethereum Express Establishes Two Pilot Projects Encompassing Over 48,000 Users

Ethereum Express (EEX), a community-driven decentralized ecosystem, has revealed the launching of two pilot projects that will comprise of more than 48,000 users. These initiatives are utilizing the Proof-of-Authority-based Ethereum Express blockchain to boost the productivity of their business procedures.

Azuro Closes $4m Funding Round to Build Decentralized Betting Protocol

Azuro Closes $4m Funding Round to Build Decentralized Betting Protocol

Azuro said it has raised another funding round of $4 million, saying that the funding gives it great confidence in its ability to disrupt traditional online betting.

Scroll Launches zkEVM Mainnet

Scroll Launches zkEVM Mainnet

Scroll unveils its zkEVM mainnet on October 17, enhancing Ethereum’s scalability and developer engagement. Employing zero knowledge proofs, it boosts transaction speeds and reduces costs, promising a near-identical Ethereum experience, without compromising security or decentralization. The launch follows extensive testing, with notable contributions to Ethereum Foundation’s Privacy and Scaling Explorations. The initiative eyes global developer adoption, advancing Ethereum’s Layer 2 solutions.

NEAR Foundation Announces 40% Workforce Reduction in Strategic Realignment

NEAR Foundation Announces 40% Workforce Reduction in Strategic Realignment

The NEAR Foundation has announced a 40% reduction in its workforce, impacting 35 team members, as part of a strategic realignment to focus on high-impact activities and further decentralize the ecosystem. Despite this change, the Foundation maintains strong financial health and a commitment to advancing key areas in the Web3 space.

Ethereum's Layer 2s Break New Ground in Scalability

Ethereum's Layer 2s Break New Ground in Scalability

Ethereum has seen a 22% rise in value as of September 2023, largely attributed to the emergence of Layer 2 solutions like BASE by Coinbase, which enhance scalability and user affordability on the network. Leading Layer 2 blockchains, Optimism and Arbitrum, have surpassed major Layer 1 blockchains in Total Value Locked, indicating a growing trust and utilization in the Ethereum ecosystem. Despite centralization concerns, the progressive strides in Layer 2 solutions are poised to bolster Ethereum's standing as a dominant smart contract blockchain.

Coinbase Addresses Zcash Mining Centralization Concerns

Coinbase Addresses Zcash Mining Centralization Concerns

Coinbase's Blockchain Security Team has identified a 51% control over the Zcash network's computational power by a single mining pool, ViaBTC. This raises concerns about security vulnerabilities, such as double-spend attacks and censoring transactions. To address this, Coinbase increased the Zcash confirmation requirement to 110 blocks, transitioned its trading markets to a limit-only state, and engaged with stakeholders.

Arbitrum Community Pilot: Voting on the Distribution of 25 to 45 Million ARB in Long-Term Incentives

Arbitrum Community Pilot: Voting on the Distribution of 25 to 45 Million ARB in Long-Term Incentives

Arbitrum community votes on a pilot program to distribute 25 to 45 million ARB tokens as long-term incentives to protocols on its platform, aiming to enhance ecosystem growth and innovation.

Cardano’s K Parameter to Change in Less Than a Week Could Trigger ADA Price Rally

Cardano’s K Parameter to Change in Less Than a Week Could Trigger ADA Price Rally

IOHKhas recently announced that they have successfully implemented a change to the Cardano blockchain, raising its k parameter from 150 to 500 on Dec. 6.

Core's Revolutionary Satoshi Plus Consensus Marries Decentralization, Security, and Scalability

Core's Revolutionary Satoshi Plus Consensus Marries Decentralization, Security, and Scalability

Core is a novel layer one blockchain that is pushing the boundaries within the crypto space. Inspired by Bitcoin and Ethereum, Core progresses beyond those blockchain behemoths by synthesizing each of their superpowers. A student of blockchain history, philosophy, and innovation, Core optimally balances decentralization, security, and scalability.

Reddit Intends to Tokenize Karma Points and Onboard Half a Million Users to Web3

Reddit Intends to Tokenize Karma Points and Onboard Half a Million Users to Web3

Reddit reportedly plans to decentralize social media, with its latest plans being to tokenize Karma Points using the Ethereum blockchain.

Cardano’s Shelley Hybrid Era: How Decentralized is the Cardano Network So Far?

Cardano’s Shelley Hybrid Era: How Decentralized is the Cardano Network So Far?

Cardano successfully launched Shelley on July 29, a move towards a more decentralized network, with over 800 stake pools registered on its network so far. Cardano also recently introduced Project Catalyst, its experimental treasury system for its decentralized voting and proposal procedures.

Vitalik Buterin: Supporting Decentralized Staking through Anti-Correlation Incentives

Vitalik Buterin: Supporting Decentralized Staking through Anti-Correlation Incentives

Vitalik proposes anti-correlation incentives to promote decentralization in staking protocols, penalizing misbehaving actors and implementing them in various scenarios, backed by empirical data.

Opportunity to Thrive In Times Of Uncertainty

Opportunity to Thrive In Times Of Uncertainty

If history has taught us anything, it's that humanity often takes great leaps forward in times of chaos and uncertainty. This is one of those moments, but it's important that global citizens take steps to ensure that no one is left behind. Now is the time to start thinking less as nations and more as single, unified species.

Hedera Council's Major HBAR Allocation Boosts Ecosystem and Governance

Hedera Council's Major HBAR Allocation Boosts Ecosystem and Governance

Hedera Global Governing Council allocates 4.86 billion HBAR ($408 million) for network development and decentralized governance, focusing on supporting existing initiatives and operational efficiency.

Solana Co-founder Labels Ethereum 'Bourgeois Digital Tyranny

Solana Co-founder Labels Ethereum 'Bourgeois Digital Tyranny

Solana Labs Co-founder, Anatoly Yakovenko, defended the Solana network's accessibility during a Twitter debate from 1st to 2nd October 2023, responding to criticisms regarding the cost of running nodes. Yakovenko contrasted Solana with Ethereum, advocating for negligible costs in state creation to promote true decentralization, despite rebuttals highlighting Solana's high node operation costs favoring corporations.

IOTA Foundation and Jaguar Land Rover Introduce Open-Source DLT Framework

IOTA Foundation and Jaguar Land Rover Introduce Open-Source DLT Framework

IOTA Foundation, a distributed-ledger technology developer, and Jaguar Land Rover, a leading British luxury car manufacturer, have introduced IOTA Access.

Bitcoin, Ethereum and LINK Could Benefit From Trump's TikTok Ban

Bitcoin, Ethereum and LINK Could Benefit From Trump's TikTok Ban

President Donald Trump has issued an executive order that seeks to ban TikTok from the United States, following the controversy that the Chinese-owned app raises serious security concerns and that it collects personal information on its users.

Solid Bull Run: Why Ethereum Is Up 50% in 10 Days

Solid Bull Run: Why Ethereum Is Up 50% in 10 Days

Ethereum faced a flash crash on August 1, where it plummeted by approximately $90 from $415 in 5 minutes.

Algorand (ALGO) Ventures Invests in Gora Network

Algorand (ALGO) Ventures Invests in Gora Network

Algorand Ventures' investment in Gora Network marks a significant step in advancing blockchain oracle technology. Gora Network, emerging from an Algorand hackathon, aims to enhance blockchain applications with secure, real-world data, expanding its business, infrastructure, product suite, and developer ecosystem.

The Rise of Massively Multiplayer Online Games Being Built on Blockchain

The Rise of Massively Multiplayer Online Games Being Built on Blockchain

Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) games have existed for a long time, but these games currently suffer from the same inherent flaws as many other online assets: centralization. Blockchain technology is slowly emerging as a disruptive force in the market, resolving troublesome issues like in-game cheating, and restoring freedom for players around the globe.

IEOs are Overhyped? Research Shows That Most IEO Projects are not Profitable

IEOs are Overhyped? Research Shows That Most IEO Projects are not Profitable

Replacing ICO’s is the IEO business model, although a report by Blockshow Capital suggests that it may not be the most profitable investment. In retrospect, Binance has proven to be the best platform to yield profitable returns.

$1 Million in USDT Refunded After DeFi Mistake

$1 Million in USDT Refunded After DeFi Mistake

Tether CTO Paolo Ardoino announced last Friday, that a group of Chinese traders had mistakenly sent their funds to Swerve, a clone of Curve Finance.

China Creates New Regulatory Authority for Blockchain Products and Digital Payments

China Creates New Regulatory Authority for Blockchain Products and Digital Payments

Earlier this month, China's President Xi Jinping made announcements on blockchain prompting banks to begin investing in the industry. In line with this, it is reported the next direction will be a new digital currency for citizens in China to use.

Hong Kong Vending Machines Accept Bitcoin Cash not Bitcoin Boasts Roger Ver

Hong Kong Vending Machines Accept Bitcoin Cash not Bitcoin Boasts Roger Ver

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) advocate Roger Ver recently took to Twitter to highlight a Hong Kong vending machine which accepts BCH and Ether as payment options but not Bitcoin. After asking why BCH was preferred over BTC, Ver was accused by popular YouTube Bitcoin influencer Tone Vays and trader Willy Woo of paying for Bitcoin’s omission.

Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson: Accountability of Funding from Voltaire Does Not Need to be Centralized

Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson: Accountability of Funding from Voltaire Does Not Need to be Centralized

Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson recently explained in a video update regarding the accountability of the funding from Voltaire, its governance era.

China Issues New ‘Bejing Action Plan’ to Accelerate the Inclusion of Blockchain in the Economy

China Issues New ‘Bejing Action Plan’ to Accelerate the Inclusion of Blockchain in the Economy

The Chinese government issued a new “Beijing Action Plan” aiming to accelerate the inclusion of new emerging technologies in the country’s economy. China aims to leverage new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, industrial internet, blockchain, big data, and others to promote the steady growth of Beijing’s economy post-pandemic.

European Crypto Miners Share Insights About Their Local Mining Industry

European Crypto Miners Share Insights About Their Local Mining Industry

dGen, a non-profit research organization, in its report, has revealed that the cryptocurrency miners in the European region believe that Europe's higher electricity prices as compared to that of Russia and China is due to the strict regulation, strong protections, and political stability.

Nobel Prize Winner Milton Friedman, Satoshi Nakamoto and Bitcoin

Nobel Prize Winner Milton Friedman, Satoshi Nakamoto and Bitcoin

Nobel Prize Winner Milton Friedman, Satoshi Nakamoto and Bitcoin

CoinCodex and CoinGecko Break CoinMarketCap's Monopoly on Cryptocurrency Rankings and Price Tracking

CoinCodex and CoinGecko Break CoinMarketCap's Monopoly on Cryptocurrency Rankings and Price Tracking

Since the release of Bitcoin in 2009, the cryptocurrency industry has continued to evolve to the extent that major banks like JP Morgan Chase have started supporting crypto businesses. This trend has created avenues for various cryptocurrency comparison sites that list prices, market cap, trading volume, and coins in real-time. Nevertheless, this field is no longer a one-stop shop because CoinGecko and CoinCodex have come up, and they are giving CoinMarketCap a run for its money.

Leading Musicians Continue to Fight with Blockchain in Battle Against Piracy

Leading Musicians Continue to Fight with Blockchain in Battle Against Piracy

In recent years studies have shown that there has been a sharp decline in album sales net revenue, due to online piracy and illegal creation or sharing of property righted materials.

Sharding, pBFT and Linear Scalability - An Interview with Saiba Kataruka at Zilliqa

Sharding, pBFT and Linear Scalability - An Interview with Saiba Kataruka at Zilliqa

Saiba Kataruka is the Developer Market Lead at Zilliqa. He began his career as a consultant with IBM in the payment technology field for Asia and Europe. He joined Zilliqa based on his belief that blockchain and decentralization can improve the current social and financial structure.

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