Year: 2019

Blockchain

Former Ethereum Co-Founder’s New Blockchain Polkadot Might Fall Short Of The $1 Billion Evaluation

Polkadot has been a long time in the making and was expected to be valued at $1 billion before the launch of its mainnet. However, the target seems to elude Gavin Wood’s brainchild. The blockchain’s managing non-profit company, Web3 Foundation, is trying to raise $60 million since January, via a private token sale. The foundation […]

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Blockchain

Gender Equality To Mass Adoption; What Drove The Founder Of Crypto Ladies Towards Blockchain Industry?

Recall the time when you first started to see Bitcoin and the blockchain technology related news, articles, advertisements to pop up now and then on the internet. The new crypto space intrigued many, and many took conscious actions to explore the area. Anne Somanas, the founder of crypto ladies, is just like us who got […]

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Blockchain

Reports Suggest Bots Make A Majority Of The Transaction On DApp

The latest report published by AnChain.AI a blockchain startup, suggest that the majority of blockchain DApps are finding it difficult to strengthen the user base. As per their statistics, almost 75% of transactions on the EOS DApps are automated and are made by bots. If the reports are believed to be right, then it is […]

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Blockchain

South Korean Company ICON Has Stepped Into Strategic Partnership With Chain Partners

On 4th June ICON announced about the ‘strategic partnership’ with Chain Partners on Twitter. The objective of this partnership is to build a “healthy blockchain ecosystem,” which will surpass the ICON’s DApp ecosystem, as per the Twitter post. One can guess the excitement of the audience by the one hundred and nine re-tweets of this post, […]

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Altcoin

Ethereum Mining: All You Need to Know

Ethereum (ETH) is an open-sourced and decentralized platform backed by blockchain technology designed by Vitalik Buterin, Gavin Wood, and Joseph Lubin. The decentralization refers to complete immunity from any outside interference and no control of any sort by any single authority. It is basically focussed at distributed applications (dApps) by facilitating smart contracts. Ethereum’s major […]

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Altcoin

Dogecoin (DOGE) Now Added As a Payment Option on Trippki

The industry of digital currency is consistently getting broader acceptance and adoption across the world. The number of companies beginning to embrace crypto payments seems to be increasing day by day. One such update has been announced by Trippki which has now facilitated Dogecoin payments for its hotel booking platform. The news was shared with […]

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Bitcoin

Lightning Lab’s Newly Launched Wallet Gets 2000 Downloads In First 24 Hours

The lightning lab has released its alpha version of their Bitcoin wallet for lightning network. They released it on Wednesday 20th June. The application developer of Lightning Labs Tankred Hase has told within the last 24 hours the wallet saw about 2000 downloads both for Android and iOS. The idea of bringing the new Bitcoin […]

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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Surpasses Russian Monetary Base To Become The World’s Eighth Largest Currency

Bitcoin is now the world’s largest currency in terms of market capitalization. It is now bigger than Russia, Canada, Australia, South Korea, Norway, and many developed countries. Bitcoin currently has a market cap of over $162 billion at the present prices. However, by the end of this year, the figure could rise exponentially, as experts […]

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Bitcoin

Now Released: Mobile Application of Bitcoin Lightning Network For Users’ Testing

According to the latest reports, Lightning Labs has announced the release of a dedicated mobile application on 19th June 2019. The Lightning App, as the application is referred to, is available for the users to download on Testflight (iOS) as well as Google Play (Android). The App runs on Bitcoin Mainnet in alpha. The crypto community […]

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Cryptocurrency

Why the Airdrop Needs a Shake-Up?

During the ICO boom in 2017, the craze for airdrops also took off. It seemed like almost every project would give away tokens in exchange for a follow on Twitter or an upvote on Reddit. Even though the craze has died down, airdrops are still regularly used as a marketing tactic. Tron is one of […]

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