Blockchain Tech

Blockchain technology will change the world. This isn’t hyperbole – this is fact. Since humans became human, we have traded our time, services, and goods. And since the dawn of history, we have relied on imperfect methods of tracking those transactions. Which is why we have contract lawyers.

But blockchain technology finally delivers genuine trust to the business of business. With an immutable digital ledger, we can see what really happened when Tom, Dick, and Harriet made a deal – and who kept their side of the agreement.

Blockchains and smart contracts will literally change the way we interact as a species – and perhaps humanity will even do better, when our truths (and lies) are laid open for the world to see.

Trinity Protocol Enables Cross Blockchain Interoperability

Trinity Protocol Enables Cross-Chain NEO-ETH Swaps

The Trinity Protocol, NEO’s off-chain scaling solution, has announced the Trinity Token (TNC) cross-chain asset converter, which will allow NEP-5 tokens (assets on NEOs...

Wrapped Bitcoin Launches On Ethereum With $227K Injection

Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has officially launched on Ethereum (ETH), allowing users to make bitcoin-based transactions on a different blockchain. With more than 20 launch...
Mining pools and hard forks foreshadow 51% attacks on proof of work cryptocurrencies

Mining Pools And Hard Forks Foreshadow 51% Attacks

The prospect of 51% attacks on Proof of Work cryptocurrencies is on the rise, and a threat for which the cryptocurrency community is woefully...
Quantum Resistant

Quantum Resistant Blockchains: Your Wallet’s Kevlar Vest

When Satoshi Nakamoto mined the Bitcoin genesis block back in 2009, quantum computing was still in its infancy. Quantum entanglement had been demonstrated, but a...
Scale Ability How Crypto Can Catch Up With Visa 24000 TPS

Scale Ability: How Crypto Can Catch Up With Visa (Maybe)

The other day I bought my first ice cream with crypto. After scanning the shop’s QR code, I set a modest fee and made small talk...
Decentralizing The Dollar Part 2 - Algorithmic stablecoins and Kowala kUSD

Decentralizing The Dollar:  A Dollar Without a Dollar

Stablecoins are in the news today as Tether goes under the microscope once more. In this three-part series Andrew Ancheta casts an eye over...
Securities trading may be blockchain's killer app, so why isn't it happening yet

Blockchain Companies Are Terrified Of Their Own Killer App

“What is the killer app going to be?”  Vitalik Buterin asked aloud in 2015, echoing the sentiment of many blockchain believers. Three years and...
What Will The Liquid Network Do For Bitcoin

What Does The Liquid Network Mean For Bitcoin?

The Liquid Network is now live, allowing fast, secure transactions without the encumbrances of the main Bitcoin blockchain. In a blog post announcing the...
India Missed Opportunity To Combat Fraud With Blockchain Tech

How India Is Missing Out On Combating Fraud

Almost anyone following with knowledge of the financial markets of India is familiar with the fact that Indian banks have a history of being...
Vertcoin VTC is under 51% attack today

Vertcoin Suffers A 51 Percent Attack

Vertcoin is a lesser known project, but it's becoming more familiar for all the wrong reasons. You might not know it by looking at the...
Shyft Says Digital IDs Are The Next Big Thing

Shyft Says Digital IDs Are The Next Big Thing

Security tokens look like the next big thing, but there’s one thing holding them back. As futuristic as peer-to-peer “digital stocks” might sound, they’re...
Satoshi Vision holders now have their own ElectrumSV wallet

Satoshi Vision Gets Its Own ElectrumSV Wallet

Bitcoin Cash investors have had to do some serious wallet juggling of late. Most recently, the bComm Association, which is the group behind the...
Stellar XLM 1.62M Lumens For Bright Ideas Plus a Giant Acquisition

Stellar XLM: 1.62M Lumens For Bright Ideas Plus a Giant Acquisition

Unemployed developers, take note: Jed McCaleb might have some work for you. The Stellar Development Foundation is spending big for its blockchain protocol, with...
Constantinople fork will make Ethereum more like Zcash

Constantinople Fork Will Make Ethereum More Like Zcash

Vitalik Buterin wants to be more like Zooko Wilcox. Well, more accurately, he wants Ethereum (ETH) to be more like Zcash (ZEC) with the...
enterprise blockchain logos

Down To Business: A Who’s Who Of Enterprise Blockchain

Blockchains don't exist in isolation. This is especially true of enterprise blockchains, which target the business and financial sectors. These projects rely on industry-wide...
Lightning Network Finally Seeing Progress on Small Bitcoin Transactions

What’s Holding Back the Lightning Network?

The Lightning Network should be operational “this summer,” according to CoinJournal. In an article published on April 5th, Kyle Torpey reported that the second-layer...
Zcash vs Monero Report Says ZEC 'Much Stronger' Than XMR

Zcash vs Monero: Report Says ZEC ‘Much Stronger’ Than XMR

Zcash (ZEC) is a better privacy coin than Monero (XMR) and should be considered one of the most important projects in the crypto space,...
PoS Creator Sunny King: Blockchain Needs To Be Easier

PoS Creator Sunny King: Blockchain Needs To Be Easier

Blockchain is hard enough to understand and talk about, let alone build. But in a surprise announcement, the creator of the proof of stake...

Zilliqa CEO: Mainnet Launch Shows Sharding Works

The launch of Zilliqa's (ZIL) mainnet today has been heralded as the first ever successful implementation of sharding technology on a blockchain. The Zilliqa mainnet went online at...
RSK Labs believes Bitcoin is the real Ethereum Killer

RIF Labs: Bitcoin Is The Real Ethereum Killer

RIF Labs anticipateS Bitcoin (BTC) will be able to scale to upwards of 60M users within the next few years, as the project launches...
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