Decentralization

Why Loans Are Better When They’re Decentralized

In the feverish quest to decentralize anything even remotely open to decentralization, one of the most promising areas is finan...

EOS Developers Attempt 10% Buyback Ahead of Major Announcement

Earlier this week, it was revealed that EOS developer Block.one is attempting a 10% buyback of its stock, reportedly the second...

Are Centralized Exchanges the Way to Go?

It goes without saying that exchanges command significant influence over the cryptocurrency market, being the exclusive portals...

Stellar’s Blockchain Briefly Goes Offline, Confirming the Project Lacks Decentralization

Recently, blockchain-powered network Stellar stopped confirming transactions for more than one hour, effectively going offline....

MakerDAO Token Holders Vote on Whether to Lower DAI Stability Fee by 2%

A vote about whether to decrease the so-called stability fee for MakerDAO’s ethereum blockchain-based decentralized stablecoin ...

How Microsoft (and Others) Plan to Empower Users to Own and Control Personal Data

Microsoft, one of the world’s largest software makers by revenue, is currently on a blockchain streak. This time, Microso...

Inflation Bug Still a Danger to More Than Half of All Bitcoin Full Nodes

Figures published by bitcoin core developer Luke Dashjr show that more than half of the full nodes in the bitcoin network are s...

Blockchain Platform Converts Users Fame Into Coffee and Clothes

Mithril, a decentralized platform that rewards content creators on social networks, told Cointelegraph that they are working on...

Stellar Node Outage Causes Two-Hour Complete Transaction Freeze

Blockchain network Stellar (XLM) stopped confirming transactions for two hours on May 15, executives confirmed following a user...

Bitcoin Mining Hashrate Is Becoming More Distributed Among Pools

The bitcoin (BTC) mining hashrate is becoming more distributed among mining pools, according to a report published by cryptocur...