December 11, 2019 Updated
This Istanbul fork is a system upgrade of the Ethereum network that focuses on privacy and scalability improvements, among other code changes. It i...
November 18, 2019 Updated
Decentralized Finance (DeFi) refers to financial tools built on top of blockchains, consisting of smart contracts, protocols, decentralized applica...
November 8, 2019 Updated
On a macro scale, an important benefit for blockchain explorers is the fact that it allows the users to see the movement of tokens in a transparent...
November 7, 2019 Updated
A consensus mechanism allows the agreement of the data stored in a blockchain and is distributedly processed among thousands or millions of mobile ...
November 6, 2019 Updated
Phase 2 is when the functionality of Serenity comes together. A new virtual machine called eWASM will be introduced, allowing shard chains to becom...
November 4, 2019 Updated
PoS requires little energy, therefore, it’s not harmful for the environment and is not costly to maintain.
June 25, 2019 Updated
The idea is that if we could build a payment layer on top of Bitcoin, we could potentially scale its capacity exponentially as opposed to other on-...
April 26, 2019 Updated
Blockchains are meant to be used by different parties that do not trust each other but want to transact with one another, without the need for midd...