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Will cryptocurrencies leave a legacy behind

INVESTIGATIONS

Thursday, 30 April, 2020 at 15:39 GMT
"I'm looking for the unexpected. I'm looking for things I've never seen before." You don't say, Robert, you  don't say. Robert Mapplethorpe, a famous American photographer from the late 20th century, spoke these famous lines. Frankly, I am sure if Mr. Mapplethorpe would have w...
Tips to understand cryptocurrency and white paper

INVESTING

Wednesday, 29 April, 2020 at 12:10 GMT
The universe of digital financial assets has peculiar characteristics and some unusual terms. For example, you may have heard of "white paper", but what does it actually mean? The white paper is a document that describes the technical aspects of a cryptocurrency, presenting the...
Bitcoin vs ethereum which is now superior

INDUSTRY

Tuesday, 28 April, 2020 at 17:46 GMT
Ethereum was to handle as much as one billion transactions a day by 2020 through sharding. Now three years on, sharding appears unlikely before 2024-25 at best. Until then, eth does not have any advantage over bitcoin where on-chain capacity is concerned, but it does have some...
Coinex announces partnership with matrixport

PREVIEW

Tuesday, 28 April, 2020 at 04:24 GMT
CoinEx, a global and professional cryptocurrency exchange service provider, is pleased to announce its new global strategic partnership with Matrixport, the one-stop digital asset financial service platform span off from Bitmain. This partnership allows CoinEx's users to access...
Renewable energy oriented bitcoin mining

INDUSTRY

Monday, 27 April, 2020 at 08:12 GMT
In the recent episode of the Untold Stories podcast, Genesis Mining CEO – Marco Streng pointed out the predominant narrative related to large scale mining operations and its impact on the environment and issues pertaining to energy consumption. Bitcoin, being based on a proof...
Smart cities blur the line on data privacy of citizen

INVESTIGATIONS

Friday, 24 April, 2020 at 06:57 GMT
Smart cities may mean that the data of people living in it may be accessible to just about anyone. The pros and cons of smart cities are still being debated heavily. Cities across the world have started with the first steps to implementing smart data gathering. Majority of these...
Coinbase oracles to add to the defi movement

INVESTIGATIONS

Friday, 24 April, 2020 at 05:18 GMT
Coinbase has launched a price oracle for BTC-USD and ETH-USD. The price feeds available via the Coinbase Pro API and can be used for a variety of decentralized applications. Currently, the Chainlink price reference oracle is leading oracle service which is composed of independent...
Chinas blockchain technology weathering storm amid covid19

INDUSTRY

Thursday, 23 April, 2020 at 09:20 GMT
China's gross domestic product dropped down to 6.8% in the first quarter compared to previous years. Shops, factories, and offices are now starting to reopen, but people remain anxious and movement is restricted. ...
People not understand decentralized cryptocurrencies

INVESTIGATIONS

Wednesday, 22 April, 2020 at 06:21 GMT
Although the coronavirus crisis presents one of the largest opportunities to create cashless economies, the underlying barrier for crypto mainstream adoption remains the user's lack of trust and knowledge of the fundamentals of crypto. Many still consider centralized solutions to...
How social media changing their approach amid coronavirus

INVESTIGATIONS

Tuesday, 21 April, 2020 at 15:42 GMT
Social media influencers are the new darlings of technology. For better or worse, they have changed how many see the world. Social media influencers have become an integral part of our everyday lives. We succumb to their nuances and other forms of behavior. They have become...

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