While many cryptocurrencies exist as competitors to or as evolutions of the Bitcoin protocol, there are other initiatives that instead seek to cooperate and bolster the pioneer blockchain. Perhaps the oldest and most profound of these projects is Counterparty, an asset layer created directly on the Bitcoin blockchain. What is Counterparty? Counterparty (XCP) is a […]
Smart contracts are the next major frontier for blockchain technology development. Automating as many tasks and business processes as possible will eventually lead to a trustless ecosystem. As such, it is good to see different smart contract projects compete with one another. Ubiq is a decentralized platform focusing on smart contracts and dApps, making use of […]
Many cryptocurrencies with top market caps rose to their positions after a massive surge – either due to a new development, an explosion of support and hype, or even an unexplained, spontaneous pump. Even more peculiar are coins of the opposite nature – those that appreciate to huge valuations without causing many waves. What is Veritaseum? Veritaseum […]
Cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has exclusively shared with CoinDesk its list of criteria for listing and delisting tokens on its platform.
The London Football Exchange (LFE) has unveiled plans to launch its own cryptocurrency, intended to permit a “fan-driven football community,” providing members with the opportunity to take part in various club and fan experiences. Cryptocurrency Combined with Fan Loyalty LFE engagement services will include LFE Points, a blockchain-enabled loyalty, paired with a reward and offers […]
Major Japanese exchange Coincheck has announced the suspension of a number of services today, including all cryptocurrency withdrawals.
China-based crypto exchange Huobi has announced that it will issue its own token based on the ethereum ERC-20 standard.
If Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg really wants to experiment with decentralized systems, a publicly issued crypto-token would be hell of a way to do it.
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“Community” is a word that is synonymous with cryptocurrency projects, but aside expressing a desire to develop a strong user base, what does it actually mean? For exchanges, having a community-oriented model means consulting customers on new tokens, incentivizing participation, and creating a revenue-sharing system. Binance and Kucoin are two platforms that have tried this […]
The price of the digital token underlying Augur’s ethereum-based prediction market has risen sharply in the past day, market data shows.
For people who are new to cryptocurrency, the current Bitcoin situation is pretty confusing. More specifically, there are three types of Bitcoin among the top 10 currencies ranked by market capitalization. However, there are other versions of Bitcoin out there as well, including EthereumBitcoin. This currency can be found on some exchanges under the BTCE ticker. […]
Known to most classical scholars, the Legend of Gilgamesh was the first piece of literature ever published.The name Gilgamesh represents the first attempt to transfer knowledge to a public by means of literature. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article Our platform Gilgamesh shares this vision of transparency and scholarship with a coherent decentralized social media […]
Two Japanese companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange have recently expanded their cryptocurrency operations into South Korea. One has partnered with a local company to launch a bitcoin exchange with a plan to add merchant services. The other held an ICO to develop a crypto exchange after launching a mobile game which allows users […]
While millions of people throughout the world use digital currencies, the current state of the market is still far from mass-adoption, but this could change! STACK represents a social money platform whose main goal is to push even harder at the replacement of traditional currencies and payment methods, by creating a platform where you can […]