What is the future of blockchain technology?

Cryptocurrencies brought blockchain technology into the discussion of business transactions. This demonstrates that there are applications beyond merely cryptocurrencies. You can see blockchain development across a wide range of industries. It is recognized for its advantages in digitizing databases and distributing intelligence. The future of this technology is unfolding now. Initial coin offerings (ICO) along with other projects are changing…

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Global BlockChain Market Trends is Growing till 2024

Zion Market Research published new report on “BlockChain Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 2016–2024” in its database. Blockchain Market: Overview The overall mechanism of the blockchain can be defined as a list of records, termed as blocks that expand constantly. This overall block is secured and linked through cryptography. Every block in the chain has…

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Popular Portuguese Tech Publication Starts Investing in Cryptocurrencies

A popular Portuguese tech publication, Pplware, recently started investing in cryptocurrency, after asking its readers for feedback on which tokens it should buy. The publication made its move now, as it argues the ecosystem is now more stable than what it was in late 2017, when most cryptocurrencies hit a new all-time high, and subsequently started dropping. Pplware, one of the most…

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Crypto Trading Should Be as Easy as Ordering a Pizza

Australian bitcoin exchange startup Nauticus thinks that trading cryptocurrencies should be no more difficult than ordering a pizza. Regional financial publication Stockhead reports that the Melbourne-based exchange operator — which has raised nearly $17 million through an initial coin offering (ICO) — has ambitious plans for its budding platform. In addition to its bitcoin exchange — which it claims will support 300…

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Zcash Foundation to Make ASIC Resistance ‘Immediate Technical Priority’

The Zcash Foundation has announced that it will make maintaining ASIC resistance an “immediate technical priority” in response to Chinese mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain’s claim that is has developed an application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) miner that is compatible with the Equihash mining algorithm. In a statement penned by executive director Josh Cincinnati, the Zcash Foundation said that it will immediately begin devoting…

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Bitcoin Price Decline Driven by Q4 Futures Launch

Bitcoin’s winter price peak and subsequent decline coincided with the introduction of bitcoin futurestrading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A team of researchers doesn’t think it was a coincidence. Galina Hale, Arvind Krishnamurthy, Marianna Kudlyak and Patrick Shultz — economic researchers writing for the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco — claim in a research paper that the rapid rise and subsequent decline in…

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Blockchain Cryptography

A lightearted guide to blockchain, cryptocurrency and Bitcoin Blockchain Cryptography September 10, 2017 Introduction Today we’re going to talk about the two key cryptographic features that maintain the integrity of all blockchains; cryptographic hash functions and digital signatures. Before we get into this topic allow us to clarify one thing. You do not have to know how these cryptographic features…

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