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.

NEO dials up reliability

NEO Upgrades To Reduce Instability

Last week, NEO developers upgraded their network's mainnet consensus nodes, including the core consensus protocol. The updated delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerance (dBFT) consensus mechanism is...
Dark Horses of dApps 6 Blockchains With Ethereum In Their Sights

Dark Horses of dApps: 6 Blockchains With Ethereum In Their Sights

Right now, three blockchains dominate the dApp market: Ethereum, EOS, and TRON, which are responsible for about 95% of all deployed distributed applications. On top...
what you need to know about mining equipment

Ready To Start Mining? Here’s What You Need To Know

Cryptocurrency prices are back on the rise, and the number of miners is rising with them. In the past couple of months, hashrates have...
Cross blockchain interoperability

Uniting The Ledgers: Five Projects For Cross-Blockchain Compatibility

In today's blockchain industry, each blockchain project has unique a ecosystem of users, tokens and dApps. As a result, blockchain projects often operate in...

Well, Finally: Four Big Launches Coming Soon

It's almost April, and you know what that means: flowers blooming, birds chirping, and a lot of projects hitting their first big deadlines of...
Idex volumes surge as liquidity pours in

IDEX Volumes Surge As Liquidity Pours In

Exchanges were among the first businesses to feel the full brunt of 'crypto winter'. But although centralized trading platforms are still struggling to recover,...
EOS Rockets Usage Takes Off

DApp To The Future: EOS Rockets As Usage Lifts Off

Today's rally was short-lived, but  EOS is holding steady as the fifth biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Over the past month, the coin's value...
Projects for human recognition

Crypto Captcha: Five Anti-Bot Projects For Human Recognition

CAPTCHAs, authentication codes, and click-throughs are the scourge of Internet users everywhere. Nobody wants to waste time filling out a form while they're browsing...
other uses for the bitcoin blockchain

Money, Schmoney: What Else Is Bitcoin Good For?

Bitcoin is best known as a currency, but that's not its only use. As the oldest and most-secure blockchain, the Bitcoin ledger has many...

Watch Out, Samsung: Electroneum And Pundi X Demo Blockchain Smartphones

MWC19 Barcelona, the former Mobile World Congress, isn't just an event for mainstream OEMs such as Samsung. Electroneum used the spotlight as an opportunity...
Coins On The Move by SIMETRI Research Crypto Picks For Traders

SIMETRI Research Launches Near-Term Crypto Trading Signals Dashboard

The research team at SIMETRI, which now comprises 13 full-time crypto analysts, launched a new near-term trading dashboard - "Coins on the Move" -...
Linkdrop hopes to gain a billion new crypto users

Tachyon Burst: Can Linkdrop Create A Billion New Crypto Users?

The first step in using cryptocurrency is creating a wallet, storing the private keys and coming to grips with addresses. That's quite a tall...
The 6 Best Blockchain Games And Why They Will Get Better

The 6 Best Blockchain Games And Why They Will Get Better

The blockchain community rallied around the first game to launch on the Tron network this weekend and most of them seemed to avoid the...
Maker promises MCD in fall of 2019

Maker Promises Multi-Collateral DAI In 2019

In a few months, you might be able to create DAI tokens using multiple forms of cryptocurrency, or even fiat currency, according to Maker...
QTUM Performs First Proof of Stake Hard Fork

QTUM Performs First Proof of Stake Hard Fork

The dreaded hard fork; a point of no return for many contentious blockchain splits in the past. But in the case of the QTUM...
Zk-STARKs Arrive But Is The Privacy Coin Tech Even Needed

Zk-STARKs Arrive: But Is The Privacy Coin Tech Even Needed?

Zk-STARKs have been long hyped up as a replacement for Zcash's Zk-SNARK system, for one simple reason: they don't require the trusted setup, which...
litecoin is offering enhanced privacy

Litecoin Could Become A Privacy Coin This Year

Litecoin must be getting tired of standing in Bitcoin's shadow. After many years as Bitcoin's second fiddle, Litecoin core developers are getting more interested...
spam with crypto briefing logo

Spam Attacks: Crypto Strategies For Surplus Transactions

For years, Bitcoin and other blockchains have been targeted by spam transactions. These are small transactions, which in large numbers might threaten to congest...
The top 5 crypto-friendly nations in the world include Switzerland, Japan, UK, Netherlands and Denmark

The Top 5 Crypto-Friendly Nations

Regulatory approach to the highly-disruptive blockchain sector varies wildly around the world. In this article we'll take a look at the top five most...
projects like VIDT fight fraud and forgeries

Immutable Proof: How Blockchain Can Fight Fraud And Forgeries

With the rise of data breaches, fraud, and identity theft, a growing number of projects are using blockchain technology for file and identity validation....
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