The world of smart contracts has been evolving quite rapidly. With this technology generating so much attention, it’s becoming apparent that there is plenty of room for improvement. Kirik claims to be the “ideal smart contracts platform”. Only time will tell if it can live up to that promise. Kirik in a Nutshell It has […]
The Ethereum ecosystem has seen a massive influx of new decentralized and distributed applications. As such, the DApp ecosystem has grown significantly. Although it is difficult to put together a top 10 list which most people will agree with, below are 10 live and accessible DApps which caught our attention. 10. Decentralized Ether Mixer While there […]
Back in January 2015, Bitcoin developer Mike Hearn launched a BTC-powered crowdfunding application called Lighthouse, and cryptocurrency enthusiasts were very excited about beta version release. Following the launch, Mike Hearn had left the Bitcoin community because he predicted BTC was headed for serious scaling issues, and he was upset with the Core development team’s willingness […]
Blockchain platform Maecenas announced Wednesday its plans to hold the “world’s first cryptocurrency art auction“, featuring a piece by famed artist Andy Warhol, as reported by Cointelegraph. Crypto-friendly art auction The auction will be held at UK fine art gallery Dadiani Syndicate on 20 June, with a 49% ownership stake of Andy Warhol’s 14 Small Electric Chairs up […]
CryptoKitties meets Pokemon Go? That’s FOAM’s initial goal, but the team thinks its decentralized location-tracking tech has more serious potential.
Ripple’s CTO has launched a new company called Coil that includes an easy access smart contract product to rival Ethereum. Smart Contracts Made More Accessible Smart contracts are one of the much talked about little-used promises of the revolutionary technology brought by the blockchain. The problem with them in their current form is that they aren’t very… […]
Loopring will release an iOS version of their Loopr wallet on July 7, enabling users to trade using the Loopring Protocol. iPhone users will be able to make decentralized trades of ERC20 tokens within the Ethereum-based app. Move to Decentralized Exchanges Centralized exchanges have been the target for DDoS attacks and cyber thefts in recent… […]
Three years after Ripple shelved Codius, Stefan Thomas is bringing the smart contract platform back to life with his eyes set on disrupting Ethereum.
The Chinese central bank has designed a blockchain-powered digitalization system for paper checks to prevent financial fraud and cut printing expenses
China’s central bank has completed a blockchain-based system that digitizes checks in a move to counter fraud in the country.
Blockchain startup Block.one releases version 1.0 of their EOSIO protocol, plus a new $50 mln fund to support the project
In the world of cryptocurrency, growth can be rather difficult to achieve these days. For Ethereum, that is far less of a problem compared to some other currencies. In fact, an important milestone has just been reached, as there are now over 35 million unique Ethereum addresses on the blockchain. Another Milestone for Ethereum While […]
The Bitcoin lightning network has seen rapid growth since its first transaction in December 2017. There were just 89 lightning payment channels on 19 January 2018, but now there are over 6,600. The lightning network is a scalability solution for Bitcoin that can massively reduce transaction fees while drastically increasing transactions per second. The lightning […]
A blockchain micro-learning platform is planning to incentivize students by offering them crypto tokens when they complete courses #SPONSORED
New ERC-type standards to overcome Ethereum blockchain vulnerability problems and bugs in 2018