Aug 25, 2022
Quant’s goal is to help further blockchain adoption among enterprises. It is a blockchain interoperability network and offers blockchain solutions built around their operating system called Overledger. It is the first operating system to be built for blockchains.
Aug 19, 2022
After the sanctions two weeks ago against mixer Tornado Cash, the discussion has flared up in the crypto world about how censorship-resistant crypto is. Addresses that were hit could no longer trade on Aave, for example. If it is already so easy to put down DeFi, what does this mean for the future of crypto? How censorship-proof are Ethereum and Bitcoin anyway?
Aug 05, 2022
Ripple is a private software company founded in 2012 by Jed McCaleb and Chris Larsen in California. The unlisted company was first called OpenCoin, but later renamed Ripple. The company began developing the Ripple protocol in 2012, which is a decentralised peer-to-peer (P2P) network that offers banks and other financial institutions a payment protocol. XRP is the native token of the Ripple network and is issued and developed only by the Ripple company. Ripple's open source protocol is already being used by banks and other institutions.
Aug 04, 2022
With the Ethereum Merge coming up, it's good to learn about the bigger picture: the roadmap. What are the next steps of Ethereum's upgrades and what is the end goal? In short: 100,000 transactions per second, without giving up decentralization. Founder Vitalik outlined the entire roadmap recently. Spoiler: every step rhymes with Merge....
Jul 20, 2022
Ethereum is the first and most successful smart contract platform in the world. In order to maintain that status, its blockchain is under constant development for improvements and has changed over the years. If an upgrade is going to change the fundamentals of a blockchain it is usually implemented with a so-called hard fork.
Jul 20, 2022
Cardano and Ethereum are two very different blockchains but they still get compared to each other. One reason for this is the fact that Cardano’s founder, Charles Hoskinson, also played a vital role in the birth of Ethereum. Another reason is that both blockchains are thriving because of their smart contract capabilities and a dApp ecosystem that is creating an enormous digital market of financial products and services that are built on blockchain technology.
Jul 20, 2022
As Bitcoin simply carries on doing its thing - tick tock, another block - we humans keep trying to figure out what it actually IS. Is it the purest form of monetary energy, as Michael Saylor would have it? Is it the future of money? Or is it, in the view of Greg Foss, an insurance against the bankruptcy of governments? Let's focus on the latter view.
Jul 19, 2022
If you have never heard of Floki Inu before, chances are you are not active on Twitter. Floki Inu is a trending memecoin, and yet another crypto based on the Shiba Inu dog breed. With their huge community, Floki is looking to shake off the bad reputation memecoins have and has set an ambitious roadmap for serious use cases.
Jul 18, 2022
Uniswap is the original decentralized exchange and still unique in a few ways. Besides being innovative - it will soon allow NFT's to be traded - it is conservative in another respect: the trading fees don't accrue to the holders of its coin UNI. Will this stay the same or will the so-called fee switch be enabled?
Jul 17, 2022
Most people think of Bitcoin when they come across the term “cryptocurrencies”. While it is true that Bitcoin was the first crypto ever to be invented, a lot of other digital assets got developed over the last ten years. Many of them resemble similar features like stocks or just plain and simple trying to replace stocks and stock trading as we all know it.
Jul 14, 2022
Stagflation might be a term that you’ve already come across if you are into economic and financial news. The term describes a situation where stagnation of the economy meets high inflation. This situation occurs when inflation and unemployment rates are very high at the same time, both slowing down the growth of the economy.