Category: Blockchain

Big Players are Moving into Blockchain – Here Are 13 Examples

Blockchain Technology has been the talk of the town lately. Denoting a decentralized, tamper-resistant digital ledger, it is at the core of the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The characteristics of this tech, though, allow for alternative applications in various domains, including the...

/ April 16, 2018
Review of Skycoin

Complete Overview of Skycoin: The Greatest Threat to ISPs

Skycoin has been flying relatively under the radar over the past 2 years. While there have been projects that have been raising millions of dollars in questionable ICOs, the Skycoin team has been actively working on developing their latest blockchain...

/ April 12, 2018
DAOStack

DAOStack: Everything you Need to Know About Blockchain Governance

One of the most interesting projects that will soon be launching an ICO is the DAOStack. This will provide a standardized and comprehensive framework for building Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs). DAOs are one of the most interesting use cases for blockchain technology...

/ April 7, 2018
Proof of Activity Mining

Proof of Activity Explained: A Hybrid Consensus Algorithm

Cryptocurrencies are becoming increasingly popular and mainstream, thanks to the role they’ve played already in decentralizing everything from finance to publishing to transportation; with many other industries also seeing some sort of blockchain and cryptocurrency in its future. While decentralized...

/ April 6, 2018
Hashgraph Technology

Could Hashgraph Technology make Blockchains Obsolete?

While everyone is focused on Bitcoin and other blockchains, there’s a relatively new kid on the block that claims it will not only improve on the blockchain, but revolutionize the whole concept of decentralized consensus, and the internet as well...

/ April 4, 2018
Proof-of-Burn Explained

Proof of Burn Explained – An Alternative Crypto Consensus Algorithm

There’s no denying that blockchain technology is an invention that could be destined to change the world in ways we haven’t even begun to imagine. One critical part of any blockchain, required if it is to function properly, is some...

/ March 28, 2018
Komodo Platform Review

Complete Komodo Platform Review: Everything you Need to Know

The Komodo platform is many things – a unique blockchain, a coin that pays interest, a decentralized exchange, a means to launch an ICO, with many additional features being planned for the future. The Komodo blockchain is a fork of...

/ March 19, 2018
Proof of Capacity Explained

Proof of Capacity Explained: The Eco-Friendly Mining Algorithm

When it comes to mining cryptocurrencies, there are currently two well established protocols and they are Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Proof-of-Stake (PoS). However, there is a third mining algorithm that many people may not have heard of: Proof-of-Capacity. Indeed, it is...

/ March 13, 2018
Liberland Bitcoin Utopia

Liberland – Your Bitcoin Friendly Libertarian Micronation

Have you ever dreamed of living in a libertarian paradise? How about one with lots of sandy beaches? What if one of the primary currencies of this potential paradise is bitcoin? That’s the dream behind Liberland, a micronation that was...

/ February 23, 2018
Cryptocurrency Dark Pool Trading

Cryptocurrency Dark Pool Trading: Mass Liquidity Hidden from Sight

Cryptocurrencies have been hailed as a means to increase transparency in Financial markets. The whole notion of a decentralised blockchain was meant to reduce the opaque nature of some transactions. Enter Cryptocurrency dark pools, large masses of liquidity that is...

/ February 22, 2018