Decentralization

Japanese Company Launches New Stablecoin Pegged to the US Dollar

A Japanese company has launched an ERC-20-compliant stablecoin that it says offers “absolute decentralization, maximum security...

Vitalik Buterin Says Non-Financial Blockchain Use Cases Are a ‘Harder Pitch’

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin says that blockchain applications outside of finance face more difficulty gaining tra...

Privacy Coin Monero Cuts Out ASIC Miners to Stay Independent

On March 9, Monero (XMR) network was successfully upgraded via a hard fork. The new code curbed application-specific integrated...

Over 80 Percent of Total ETH Supply is Held by 7,572 Addresses: Research

Over 80 percent of the total circulating supply of Ethereum (ETH) is held by 7,572 addresses, claims a report released by digit...

Crypto Exchange Hopes to Become Trendsetter by Scrapping Trading Fees Entirely

A crypto exchange has announced it is launching “zero-fee trading” across the 131 countries where it currently operates. Zebpay...

Tron and Tether Partner to Issue USDT on the Tron Network by Q2 2019

Blockchain protocol Tron (TRX) and Tether, issuer of stablecoin USDT, have announced a partnership to introduce USDT to the Tro...

Private, Enterprise Blockchains ‘Make No Sense’ and Are Set to Fail: Abra CEO

The idea of private blockchains, such as enterprise blockchain platforms, will eventually “fail miserably,” the CEO of Abra sai...
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Mark Zuckerberg Considers Blockchain Authorization of Data in Recent Interview

Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg considered the ramifications of blockchain-based authorization of user data during an ...

Blockchain Startup Takes on Mainstream Crowdfunding Sites to Cut Number of Failed Projects

A new blockchain platform is vowing to take on established crowdfunding sites — and argues that their lack of accountability me...

Chinese Tech Giant Baidu Launches Blockchain OS to Support DApp Development

Chinese search engine and web services company Baidu has launched its Baidu Blockchain Engine (BBE), an operating system design...