Tag: decentralization

  • Bitcoin

    Study Shows That 1/3 of All Bitcoin Owned by 1,600 Wallets

    The Express reported that figures from Chainalysis, a well-known cryptocurrency analysis firm, show that over one-third of all Bitcoin is in only 1,600 wallets. 1,600 Wallets Hold Over 1/3 of All Bitcoin This issue has been no secret in the cryptocurrency community, with small investors in the space continually...

    nickchong | June 10, 2018 | 1:00 am
  • block network

    The World Needs Fewer Blockchain Ideas and More Decentralization

    Blockchain has become somewhat of a buzzword in the financial sector. Many people have high expectations for this revolutionary technology. However, some critics claim the financial sector needs decentralization, rather than more proprietary solutions. There are some reasons as to why this latter approach may be preferable. Is...

    JP Buntinx | May 25, 2018 | 12:00 pm
  • blue whale

    From Freelancers to Decentralized Empires: Blue Whale, the First ICON ICO

    Rewards, Transparency, and Value: blockchain’s answer to freelancing The state of the gig economy is in a precarious situation – facilitated by the leveling of the marketplace, in part. If you look at any of the current leading service providers for freelancers and their employers, you might notice...

    Guest Author | April 21, 2018 | 12:35 pm
  • social media

    Social Media Race for Decentralization

    This year, a large number of decentralized social networks have been created: some of them are already functioning and some are undergoing different stages of testing. The real battle for users is just beginning, and the content creators can yet again feel their value, being rewarded for their...

    Jayanand Sagar | December 15, 2017 | 8:30 am

    ATLANT Is Making Property Ownership as Easy as Buying Stock

    Buying stock is fairly simple. You need to open a brokerage account, and the rest is as easy as clicking a few buttons. In fact, stock investments have become increasingly mainstream, as banks like Wells Fargo and Bank of America have opened their own simplified brokerage services for...

    Jayanand Sagar | September 3, 2017 | 9:21 pm
  • legolas exchange

    Legolas Combines & Centralized Create Exchange Investors

    Cryptocurrency exchanges remain an important industry within the decentralized ecosystem since they serve as the major connection between cryptocurrencies and conventional systems. The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency market is growing at a very fast rate. Kay Van-Petersen, an analyst at Saxo Bank, projects that 10 years from now 175...

    Jayanand Sagar | September 2, 2017 | 9:45 pm
  • ripple, ripple consensus ledger, banking, decentralization, blockchain, bitcoin

    Ripple Consensus Ledger Is up for an Upgrade

    Ripple, the cryptocurrency and its underlying protocol that has been making waves in the global financial infrastructure are undergoing further improvements. Ripple Consensus Ledger is being used by leading banking and financial institutions as they explore the potential and implementation of blockchain technology in their operations. In a...

    Gautham | May 13, 2017 | 7:30 pm
  • Scaling Bitcoin Workshop. Increase Block Size to 2-4MB. Newsbtc Bitcoin news

    Samson Mow on Bitcoin Debate, What Is It All About?

    Samson Mow, the ex-COO of China’s leading Bitcoin exchange platform, BTCC has attempted to make sense of the on-going Bitcoin debate. In his recent Tweet, he mentions that the community members are currently arguing about whether the digital currency should remain decentralized or allowance should be made for...

    Gautham | February 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm
  • Techno Anarchy

    The Inevitable March of Techno-Anarchy

    Techno-anarchism has existed for a long time, popularly imagined in books and movies in various (often unrealistic) forms. Traditionally more of a political practice than a belief, it is focused on utilizing technology to advance freedom, occasionally by active means such as hacktivism, but usually via peaceful methods...

    Andrew Wagner | January 17, 2017 | 10:52 am
  • DECENT Demo

    DECENT Releases Public Web App Demo

    It’s back to business as usual with DECENT, now that their 8-week initial token offering is over. Having raised ~5,881 bitcoins (currently over $4.3 million USD) and generated around 38.5 million DCT tokens, the decentralized content distribution platform has acquired key partners such as Naughty America, Fastweb and...

    Andrew Wagner | November 18, 2016 | 8:01 pm

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