The National Cyber Space Center of Iran has unveiled the outlines of its national cryptocurrency. By the way, the National Cyber Space is responsible for media censorship in the country by blocking some Western content. We won't blame them because facebook, google do the same thing and in France we...
With smart contracts and the blockchain, users bet on the death of celebrities. The Augur Blockchain platform is making headlines: Some journalists already fear that the so-called prediction market could cause deaths, reports Technology Review in its online edition ("Gambling per Blockchain"). In the decentralized prediction marketplace, users can bet...
The EOS mainnet is finally live after a series of issues that have not gone according to plan, to say the least. To make matters worse, new vulnerabilities and issues are being found out even post-launch. The latest one is related to the upcoming vote that will decide the...
Neo has become a cryptocurrency favorite last year after an incredible run from cents to hundreds of dollars in the span of 4-5 months. But not only price-wise is NEO one of the most exciting cryptocoins, it is also a force of innovation - pushing the limits of dApps...
ETHLend is a decentralized lending application (DAPP) running on the Ethereum Network that offers secure, peer to peer lending Smart Contracts. This crypto-to-crypto lending platform started licensing process to acquire a license on lending activities in over 30 European Economic Area (EEA) countries and in various other countries within. Expanding the...
Two months after the tiny Mediterranean island of Malta ratified a legal blockchain framework, its government announced that a blockchain fundraising platform based on  Ethereum Neufund is joining its efforts to further transform the nation’s economy. Neufund is a Berlin based blockchain equity fundraising platform that was founded in 2016 by Zoe...
Etherparty is rebranding their token, changing name and logo with a public contest going on. Users can submit their suggestions, up to 5 submissions per user are allowed. The winner will take a nice prize - 10,000 FUEL tokens which are currently trading at 0.07 USD. So the prize would...
The blockchain is an extremely innovative invention. However, in order to function, it needs a consensus algorithm that is both efficient and secure. Such an algorithm ensures validity and keeps the blockchain safe from manipulation. Proof of work (PoW) and proof of stake (PoS) are the most commonly used consensus...
Monero hard forked to version 12 of its protocol yesterday. The upgrade is a hard fork but it will not affect your XMR in any way. At block number 1546000 (08.20 UTC on Friday), the software upgrade of the cryptocurrency went live, according to data from blox.minexmr.com. The first change will be a...
OmiseGo and Cosmos announced a few days ago that they will perform a hard spoon based on a hard fork. From the investor's point of view, the hard spoon differs from a hard fork in that token holders receive two free tokens. For the crypto currency OmiseGo, as well...