Tag: Scaling

Nuls Coin Review

Review of Nuls (NULS): Enterprise Blockchain Solutions

Nuls (NULS) is a coin that has been slowly creeping its way up the Market Cap rankings. It has suddenly generated a great deal of interest in a previously obscure cryptocurrency. This Singaporean based project is trying to develop a...

/ October 11, 2018
Quarkchain Review

Review of Quarkchain (QKC): High Capacity Transactional Blockchain

QuarkChain (QKC) is trying to solve one of the most pertinent issues that cryptocurrencies currently face, that of the blockchain trilemma. The project has been gaining quite a bit of traction ever since their successful ICO earlier this year. People...

/ October 8, 2018
Aeternity (AE) Review

Aeternity (AE) Review: Building Scalable Smart Contracts

Aeternity claims that they are developing a brand new and revoltutionary blockchain technology. This claim has been made quite a bit recently as numerous cryptocurrency projects from Cardano to EOS and NEO have envisioned a completely new blockchain. Many people...

/ May 18, 2018
Blockchain Trilemma

Solving the Blockchain Trilemma: Decentralization, Security & Scalability

Bitcoin and Ethereum are the most widely recognized projects of the blockchain movement, seeking to replace our current trading, financial and economic system with one that is more decentralized and secure. Millions have invested time and money into these networks...

/ May 16, 2018
RaiBlocks (XRB) Review

RaiBlocks (XRB): One of 2018’s More Exciting Cryptocurrency Projects

RaiBlocks is one of the newest and most exciting cryptocurrency projects to hit the scene over the past several weeks. There are so-called “Ethereum killers” and so-called “Coinbase killers.” But what about a blockchain killer? That’s what some investors are...

/ January 19, 2018
Ethereum Scaling Subsidies Programs

Ethereum Foundation to Promote Scalability Fixes with Financial Incentives

In a potential platform changing announcement, Ethereum foundation leader Vitalik Buterin released the details of a new subsidy program that is meant to help fund researchers and developers to produce innovative and effective solutions to the Ethereum scaling problem. This...

/ January 4, 2018
Ethereum Price and Congestion Woes

Ethereum Price and Congestion Woes: Putting It Into Perspective

The sky certainly isn’t falling by any stretch of the imagination, but the Ethereum community is digging in. The ETH price is hitting a mild, acute sag, congestion on the network is high, and fees are climbing. So what to...

/ December 6, 2017
Scale with the Lightning Network

Time for Bitcoin to Scale with the Lightning Network

Many may be slightly relieved that the contentious hardfork to increase the blocksize limit was averted, broader questions around scaling now need to be answered. Many of the concerns that were present before the fork have raised their head again....

/ November 13, 2017
Blockchain Transactions Sharding

Speeding up Blockchain Transactions with Sharding

One of the many reasons that people are so bullish on blockchain technology is the fact that transactions are recorded on an immutable ledger that is 100% secure from external actors. This is through the cryptograpic nature of the protocols....

/ October 21, 2017
Charlie Lee Opposes SegWit2X

Charlie Lee Comes out Publically against SegWit2x

An important voice in the Cryptocurrecy community has now come out against the SegWit2x proposal for Bitcoin scaling. Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin and a former executive at Coinbase formally came out to express his opposition to it. He...

/ September 29, 2017