Thursday, November 26, 2020

Technology

Security token trading volume crashed by 60% in September

Following four months of spectacular growth, security token trade volumes have crashed by nearly 60%.From May through August, monthly volume gains for the sector...

Germany looks to blockchain to help decentralize their energy economy

The Deutsche Energie-Agentur, also known as DENA — the main governmental group responsible for energy innovation in Germany — looks to put its energy...

Uniswap’s first community proposal seeks to reduce governance thresholds

The Uniswap community is currently holding its first-ever vote, set to be completed by October 19. Up for consideration is the reduction of thresholds...

DeFi Pulse unveils safety ratings to allow users to compare risk

Decentralized finance (DeFi) analytics platform DeFi Pulse has launched new safety ratings in alpha to enable users to compare the risks of on-chain protocols....

Reserve Bank of Australia still researching the CBDC it says it doesn’t need

The Reserve Bank of Australia has revealed it’s continuing to research a central bank digital currency (CBDC) less than a month after stating that...

Ethereum’s Top Dapps Are Increasingly Turning to ‘Rollups’: Here’s Why

Ethereum scaling solutions are heterogeneous, which, as a result, makes them hard to monitor.For those conversational about all things Ethereum, rollups are the newest...

Will a Sharded Ethereum Be Flexible Enough for Decentralized Finance?

“Money legos” might be an apt metaphor for what decentralized finance (DeFi) does, but since the summer another one has applied: jackpot.Money legos is...

Validator Vote Transitions NEAR Protocol to Proof-of-Stake Mainnet

Decentralized application blockchain NEAR Protocol is live following a 6-month release road-map begun in May, according to the developer team.The Andreessen Horowitz-backed blockchain project...

Ethereum-Enhancers Not Ethereum-Killers

Ethereum’s popularity has congested the network like never before, and scalability is top of mind. Historically, and still today, many look beyond Ethereum for...

The first-ever mining hardware marketplace just launched

Asic Jungle has launched a beta version of what it calls “the first-ever mining hardware marketplace” for cryptocurrency mining hardware. The company's CEO Artem...

It’s Time to Launch the Ethereum 2.0 Beacon Chain

It’s time for the Ethereum 2.0 beacon chain to launch.We’ve spent the last nine months testing the life out of this thing. The year...

NFT and crypto art can magnify the truth of our reality without censorship

Earlier this month, Christie’s auction house announced the sale of a digital portrait of the Bitcoin code for more than $130,000 when the first...