CRYPTOMARKET
  • Now a Nearly $1 Billion Blockchain, Tezos Is Slowly Building Up Its Security

    The number of Tezos bakers is on the rise. The protocol’s term for a validator (its equivalent of bitcoin’s miners), bakers are crucial to ensuring the nascent network’s security. And that’s all the more necessary given the value of the funds at stake. Since raising $232 million in 2017, the protocol has had a very […]
    • by Brady Dale
    • August 10, 2018
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  • Rejection Aside, Calls for a Bitcoin ETF Are Only Escalating

    Karma is real. Just as the crypto community was – not so secretly – displaying its joy over Facebook’s historic stock loss, bitcoin’s price took a surprising drop below $8,000. A reaction to the news that bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), one proposed by brothers and co-investors Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, had been rejected for the second time, it […]
    • by Muyao Shen
    • July 30, 2018
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  • BM, Barclays and Citi Team Up to Launch Blockchain App Store for Banks

    Even private and permissioned blockchains need to build ecosystems and achieve network effects, just like their permissionless, public counterparts. At least, that’s the thinking behind LedgerConnect, a financial blockchain “app store” that aims to make it easier for banks to access distributed ledger technology (DLT) solutions from fintech and software providers, and for those vendors […]
    • by Ian Allison
    • July 30, 2018
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  • Ponzi Games Are Breaking Out on the Ethereum Blockchain

    The hottest new apps on ethereum resemble an old favorite: the Ponzi scheme. At least that’s the early consensus on FOMO 3D and PoWH3D, two of the platform’s top three apps entering Tuesday. According to data website DappRadar, both games have amassed 20,000 ether ($9 million) in trading volume over the last 24 hours, a figure […]
    • by Brady Dale
    • July 25, 2018
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  • This $575 Million ICO With Royal Backing Is So Crazy, It Might Be Real

    Crypto loves Lamborghinis. So much so it seems that a startup looking to release movies – early offerings include a biopicabout the founder of the car company and his feud with the founder of Ferrari – has raised a whopping $575 million off its private sale of TTU crypto tokens from investors including BlockTower Capital and even […]