The Map Is Not the Territory: Rethinking Crypto as an Asset Class

This post was originally published hereSid Kalla, CFA and Bradley Miles are co-founders of Roll, an open standard for social money on the ethereum blockchain. The following is an exclusive contribution...

Distributed consensus: PoW vs PoS

Proof-of-work (PoW) and proof-of-stake (PoS) are the two main types of consensus algorithms used by most blockchain-based cryptocurrency platforms to verify transactions. Digital currency transactions are broadcasted on a blockchain...

Beyond Blocks at Blockchain Week Bangkok

Security tokens, stable coins, scalability and regulations were hot topics at this year’s Beyond Blocks Summit Bangkok which attracted over two thousand attendees from 50 countries. Despite the bearish trend...

Chat Bot Advises Crypto Startups and Investors

Three Ukrainian companies have developed an English-language chat bot that provides consulting services to businesses and investors in the crypto industry. The AI-based platform, Ailo, offers a range of automated...

VeChain: Supply chain management protocol for counterfeit prevention

VeChain (VET) is a supply chain management protocol that helps users keep track of logistics inventory. The VeChain platform is designed to monitor the manufacturing process from the point when...

MimbleWimble, Beam and Grin: What’s the buzz all about?

It’s not very often that a new cryptocurrency protocol receives so much attention from Bitcoin community members. And if we’re talking about altcoins, the chances for BTC maximalists to get...

Follow This Branch: A Guide to Splitting BCH and BSV

Since the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork on Nov. 15 resulted in a blockchain split, many pre-fork holders are interested in finding out how to split their BCH and BSV...

Cryptocurrency Over-The-Counter (OTC) Markets And Their Effect On The Price Of Crypto

If you are new to the term “over-the-counter”, you are not the only one out there. For many, this phrase usually creates images of easy access to medication. However, in...

Is the MIT-backed Unit-e better than bitcoin?

A new non-profit organization comprised of professors from some of the best U.S. universities has joined up to create a crypto asset better than bitcoin. Could Unit-e dethrone the king? According...

Airdrops reconsidered: free XLM on Blockchain’s Wallet

Here is a balanced look at Stellar’s airdrop of the XLM token on Blockchain Wallet. Is it a ploy? Is it a generous gift? Is it both at the same...

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Blame Banks for Damaging the Environment – Not Bitcoin

Another mainstream media outlet has published a piece warning of the dangers Bitcoin poses to the environment. We’ve heard these overly simplistic arguments...

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