Tag: Scaling

Polkadot

Polkadot (DOT) Review: The MOAB (Mother of All Blockchains)

When Polkadot’s initial development and Proof of Concept (PoC) design first emerged over 4 years ago, the project was still relatively under the radar of crypto enthusiasts and institutional investors, but it has ever since proven to be one to...

/ July 7, 2021
Cosmos (ATOM) Review

Cosmos Network Review: ATOM & The Internet of Blockchains

One of the hottest projects and coins in early 2019 was Cosmos and its ATOM token. The initial surge began in 2019 when the mainnet that had been over 3 years in planning went live. Cosmos is an exceptionally ambitious...

/ May 2, 2021

Elrond Review: The Sharding Blockchain Focused on Scaling

Elrond is a project that has been getting quite a bit of attention lately. Like many other projects before them, they are focused on scalability. When I say a bit of attention I mean a more than 5,000% jump in the...

/ February 6, 2021
Cartesi Review

Cartesi Review (CTSI): Scaling Ethereum Smart Contracts

As the DeFi revolution continues to grow and Ethereum becomes an increasingly important network, there has been a huge amount of attention placed on increasing scalability and lowering fees for the smart contracts used in such transactions. One innovative development...

/ February 2, 2021
OMG Network Review

OMG Network Review: Latest Ethereum Scaling Solution

While development for the project has been fairly slow with even its social media being nearly silent for over a year, OMG is back in the spotlight. Just a few days ago on June 1st, OmiseGO rebranded to become the...

/ June 6, 2020
Zilliqa Blockchain Review

Zilliqa Review: High Performance Sharding Based Blockchain

One of the biggest challenges for blockchains right now, if not the biggest challenge, is scalability, or the ability to process more transactions in a shorter period of time. Bitcoin has struggled to process transactions, and fees have risen accordingly....

/ May 14, 2020
Grin Coin Review

GRIN Review: MimbleWimble Based Privacy Focused Crypto

Grin is a project that has had many cryptocurrency enthusiasts smiling thanks to its primary features – cutting edge privacy tech built on the Mimblewimble protocol. Recently I did a review on Beam, another well known implementation of MimbleWimble. This...

/ November 6, 2019
Holochain Review HOT

Holochain Review: DLT Trying to Make Blockchains Obsolete

Holochain is a project that many say is set to change the way we think about Distributed Ledger Technology. As a result, interest in HOT is at a fever pitch. Indeed, Holochain is offering an alternative to the current landscape...

/ October 22, 2019
Unspent Transaction Outputs UTXO

Unspent Transaction Ouput: Complete Beginners Guide to UTXO

When sending / receiving Bitcoin, you may have seen the term “Unspent Transaction Output” or its acronym UTXO and wondered what the heck it is? Basically, it’s your change from any Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency transaction. In this post, I...

/ June 27, 2019
Orbs Coin Review

Orbs Review: The Hybrid Blockchain for Decentralised Networks

Orbs (ORBS) is creating a platform that allows businesses to choose the blockchain they need – A hybrid public blockchain that is developed “for the real world”. Orbs launched in March 2019 and since then the project has been generating quite...

/ May 8, 2019