The capabilities of blockchain technology appear to be getting stronger and stronger. While the likes of Bitcoin and Ethereum are still limited to a capacity of just 7 and 15 transactions per second (t/ps), respectively, a number of alternative networks are now in the tens of thousands. One such ex..
Decentralized finance (DeFi): The industry of financial services built on the blockchain for the purpose of removing consumers’ dependency on the banking system, enhancing financial security, and expanding consumers’ financial capabilities.DeFi services offer users complete control over their fin..
Bitcoin price started a decent recovery above the $8,250 and $8,500 resistance levels. BTC/USD could continue to recover towards $9,000 as long as it is trading above the $8,250 pivot level. Similarly, there were bullish moves in most major altcoins, including Ethereum (ETH), ripple (XRP), bitcoin ..
Beta testing is part of the rigorous, product perfecting process most software undergoes before it is released to the public. It is the second phase in which the intended audience samples the product. By the time a product is ready for a beta testing period, it is necessary to have a finished, worki..
For much of its life and to most investors, Bitcoin has been seen as a volatile asset, one that rises and falls at the whim of nothing and no one. But, year-over-year, it has been increasingly seen as the world’s next go-to store of value, one that could potentially usurp gold and its ilk. This tre..
Ever since Facebook announced its digital asset one month ago, the broader cryptocurrency space has been subject to immense levels of scrutiny from global governments. Case in point, the unveiling of Libra, a Facebook initiative backed by corporations from Uber and Spotify to Visa and Booking Holdin..
ExpressVPN is consistently rated as one of the top VPN providers currently on the market. They stand out with their aggressive anonymity stance, being based in the British Virgin Islands helps with this as they fall outside the jurisdiction of countries which require more stringent rules on tracking..
Mainstream payments titan Mastercard continues to make notable forays into the blockchain space. The latest embrace was announced on September 11th, when the company unveiled it had entered into a strategic partnership with the enterprise blockchain consortium R3, the backers of the open-source Cor..
Download away, as popular Ethereum wallet MetaMask has now opened a public beta for its Android and iOS mobile apps. Unfurled on July 22nd, the mobile app beta will be used to “gather feedback from the community before our V1 launch this fall,” the MetaMask team said.The MetaMask web extension h..
Fungibility is a desired aspect of any currency that aims to be a store of value, medium of exchange, or unit of account. In cryptocurrencies, fungibility is important to maintaining legitimacy of the currency’s interchangeability between units. Recently, a new type of token known as non-fungible t..