Tag: Atomic Swap

Komodo Platform Review

Komodo Review: The Open & Composable Multi-Chain Platform

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

/ August 9, 2019
Groestlcoin Review

Groestlcoin Review: Instant & Private Transactional Cryptocurrency

Groestlcoin (GRS) is a rather strange sounding cryptocurrency that has been receiving quite a bit of interest lately. It was launched back in March of 2014 as a proof-of-work coin just like Bitcoin, and like Bitcoin it was created as...

/ March 18, 2019
Republic Protocol (REN)

Republic Protocol (REN) Review: Decentralised Dark Pool Trading

The Republic Protocol (REN) is a project that has garnered a great deal of interest recently. They are building a decentralised dark pool for cross-chain cryptocurrency trading. While that may be a mouthful, this project could have the potential to...

/ December 12, 2018
Marco Peereboom Decred Interview

Marco Peereboom Interview: Governance, Decred & Politeia

Being able to build consensus is one of the most important requirements for blockchain technology to function. Independent nodes have to agree on the current state of the decentralised ledger. However, building consensus on the development and overall direction of...

/ November 5, 2018
LiteCoin Monero Atomic Swap

Could Monero and Litecoin Eventually See an On-Chain Atomic Swap?

They seem to be the talk of the town today. Riccardo Spagni the head developer at Monero (XMR) and Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin seem to be interested in a potential collaboration. This was all started yesterday when Spagni,...

/ January 27, 2018

Kraken Struggles to Meet New Demand, CEO Apologises

As more and more traders try to jump on the crypto bandwagon, exchanges are finding it increasingly hard to meet the increased demand. Just as an indication of the speed with which demand is growing, Coinbase disclosed that they were...

/ November 22, 2017
First atomic swaps on Litecoin

Great Week for Segwit as First on-chain Swap is Completed

Last week was indeed a great week for the SegWit technology and Segwit enabled coins. Litecoin, which moved to Segwit earlier this year managed to successfully exchange LTC for Decred, Vertcoin and Bitcoin through Atomic swaps. Recap: What are Atomic...

/ September 25, 2017