Hyperledger Project Explained

An Overview of the Hyperledger Project

We’re entering the era of blockchain technology. Over the coming years this distributed ledger technology is going to revolutionise the internet and the wider world. Having initially come to prominence as the operating platform for Bitcoin, it is now emerging...

/ October 20, 2017
Coinhive Miner Proliferating

Coinhive Miner Proliferating Exponentially

Launched on the 14 of September, Coinhive is a relatively new website JavaScript plugin that garnered some interest from the cryptocurrency community. However, over the past month, it has grown at a near exponential rate and is mining vasts amounts...

/ October 20, 2017
Coinfirm Aims to Make ICOs Safer

Coinfirm Aims to Make ICOs Safer

There has been quite a bit of scepticism around for ICOs recently. People are of the view that they are sometimes used for dubious means by companies that cannot fully vett the individuals who are funding the projects. Indeed, there...

/ October 20, 2017
Should You Invest Ripple

The Promise of Ripple: Should You Invest?

Wednesday was a tough day for the cryptocurrency markets with all the leading players seeing steep falls and prompting talk of a correction in some circles. Ripple took the largest hit of all, falling 12.56% and has yet to recover...

/ October 19, 2017
Second Hand Mining GPUs China

China Sees Surge of Second Hand Mining Equipment for Sale

Maybe it was the government’s actions that spooked them. Perhaps the rigs were not able to mine as efficiently anymore. Whatever the reason, we are seeing an influx of mining equipment hitting the second hand shelves in China. This is...

/ October 19, 2017
What are Blockchain Oracles?

What are Blockchain Oracles?

If you have been following the technology behind smart contracts and the blockchain recently, you may have come across a term “Blockchain Oracle”. These are indeed relatively new concepts that are most applicable to smart contract technology. Blockchain technology is...

/ October 19, 2017
Governments Adopt Bitcoin

The Increasing Likelihood of National Cryptocurrencies

If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. That old adage seems to sum up the prevailing mood in a number of national treasury departments as they contemplate how best to address the phenomenal growth of cryptocurrencies across the world. Two...

/ October 18, 2017
Decentralised Trading Exchanges

Smart Contracts and Decentralized Trading Exchanges

In recent years, topics related to the blockchain have been reported on virtually non-stop, and with good reason. There are hundreds of new companies now working to develop both products and services which are centered on the decentralized technologies. With...

/ October 18, 2017
ZSL Implementation Quorum

JPMorgan’s Quorum Blockchain Integrates ZK-Snark Technology

The team at Zcash, the privacy focused cryptocurrency have announced that they have successfully integrated their zero-knowledge security layer (ZSL) into JP Morgan’s enterprise blockchain, Quorum. ZCash was the first cryptocurrency to make use of privacy enhancing technology called zk-snarks....

/ October 18, 2017
What is NEO

What is NEO (Antshares)?

You may have heard quite a bit about “China’s Ethereuem” and how an interesting new token was being used in Chinese ICOs. You may also have been interested in the extreme volatility that NEO has exhibited recently. Yet, what is...

/ October 17, 2017