Chinese Giant Welcomes Future Blockchain Talent with Free Tickets to Seattle DevCon, Ahead of NEO 3.0 Announcement

NEO is promising that details of its much vaunted 3.0 upgrade will be announced at February’s second NEO DevCon in Seattle on February 16th-17th. Erik Zhang, the founder of the Chinese blockchain giant and NEO’s original core developer, is promising to reveal more details about the upgrade to the smart economy platform, most notably to make it ready…

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Don't Bet On Ethereum: Gamblers Switching to EOS, TRON

Blockchain analysts Diar looked at three competing platforms supporting dApps to find out how much dollar value each process, finding a mass exodus away from Ethereum to EOS and Tron, most of which was related to gambling. The King Has Lost His Crown Ethereum spent quite some time topping the Decentralised Application (DApp) tree, primarily due to…

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Tron (TRX) Starts New Year with further Progress in Dapps ⋆ ZyCrypto

The year 2019 started on a good note for cryptocurrencies particularly Tron (TRX) which surged pretty fast to climb two positions among the top ten cryptocurrencies. Although the market has suddenly turned red, Tron is still making significant progress with dapps on their network. Justin Sun, Tron CEO mentioned today in a tweet that the…

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EOS dApps Being Taken Over By China

Ever since the blockchain industry was developed, dApps have become a big topic within the industry. SV Insight Research analysed data from State of the dApps from 12th September – 18th October 2018 and it found that gambling dApps account for the majority of the dApps. The team picked out the top ten gambling decentralised…

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Builders on Wall Street: Bitcoin Devs Host Lightning Hack Day

It was described as “not a normal conference.” Sure, speakers took to the podium to present their futuristic ideas – a staple at the cryptocurrency space’s many, many conferences. But the Lightning Hackday, which took place in the heart of Wall Street on October 27th and 28th, was all-in-all more of a community-led endeavor with…

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POA Network, MakerDAO Team Up On Dai Sidechain

The new network, xDai Chain, features Dai as its native cryptocurrency. In collaboration with MakerDAO, the POA Network has launched an Ethereum-based proof-of-authority sidechain with Dai as the native currency. xDai Chain is, according to the POA team, “the first ever blockchain where the native currency of the chain is USD-stable.” The crew said that…

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Can Daily ETC be Daily Divs 2.0!?

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Top 5 Ethereum Marketplace dApps of 2018

#5 Totle The Totle marketplace dApp aggregates liquidity of top decentralized exchanges. As such, it can effectively rival decentralized trading solutions, albeit it is more of an aggregator improving overall liquidity rather than a direct competitor. Over the past 24 hours, the Totle platform had 23 active users for a combined volume of 1.71 ETH….

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Is Bitcoin With IOT And Dapps

Chart for ETC/USD (1W) Ethereum Classic (ETC) is currently the only Turing Complete blockchain that will run on Proof of Work (PoW) forever. It has a limited supply of coins, just like Bitcoin (BTC). Moreover, just like Bitcoin (BTC) it does not have a known founder or an inside team that influence every decision. Its…

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Vitalik Buterin Weighs In On SNARKs For Layer 2

Most layer 2 scaling solutions come with some less-than-ideal assumptions. SNARKs can help, but they come with some other issues. Vitalik Buterin thinks he has a way around them. Last week, Ethereum core developer Afri Schoedon said that Ethereum was at max capacity and that Dapp developers should build on other chains. Vitalik Buterin disagreed,…

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Proof of Greed

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Top 4 Vechain Dapps With the Most Potential

DApps are the future of cryptocurrency, and VeChain is no stranger to its share of applications on its blockchain. The following projects, ranked in terms of potential, are our top 4 choices for dApps on the VeChain platform. #4 VeVot Blockchain technology and voting seem to be two peas of the same pod. With added…

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Top 6 EOS DApps of August 2018

The entire blockchain industry is abuzz with distributed applications. Various networks are competing for traction when it comes to dApps, with EOS slowly making a name for itself as of right now. The following dApps are sorted by their current popularity, although these rankings are bound to shift sooner or later. #6 DeltaDex It is not…

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Loom Network Expands With 3 Sidechains

The blockchain network now has PlasmaChain, GameChain, and SocialChain in production. Known for its “truly scalable” blockchain trading card game Zombie Battleground, the Loom Network has been making headway in the Ethereum scaling space. Loom’s software development kit apparently enables developers to build scalable blockchain games and social networks. Most recently, though, the team announced…

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Ethereum Proof-of-Authority Algorithm Launched By Microsoft

Software giant Microsoft has launched a new Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) product that wiil allow a “more efficient” way of building ethereum-based decentralized applications (DApps) for private or consortium networks. The Ethereum Proof-of-Authority, which is already availabe on Microsoft’s Azure marketplace, allows enterprises to build applications on an ethereum blockchain that is not secured…

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ETHBerlin to Only Use Dapps For Their 1,000 Attendees Hackathon Event

Some 750 hackers are expected to descend on Berlin this September 7th to 9th with 1,000 people attending in total. Much fun will be had as they break new frontiers with, this time, the organizers themselves doing their part. “If we have a working dApp, then why do we keep using the old centralized closed…

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These Digital Monsters Live on Ethereum, But They'll Fight on Zilliqa

Before my one and only “mon” reached level 4, I was out of ether. Such was the end result of my first experience with Etheremon, a game inspired by Pokemon and built on the world’s second-largest blockchain, ethereum. I had around $15 worth of ether to spare, so I decided to try it out, eventually arming…

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PR: Former Head of Strategy & Operations Consulting at KPMG Joins XinFin Platform

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Singapore, May 27- S. V. Sukumar, the former Partner and…

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Can Blockchain Unite Apps and dApps?

Apps are astoundingly popular. The Google Play store alone features around 2.8 million apps, and in 2017 there were an estimated 178.1 billion app downloads worldwide. These are impressive stats for such a young market. But they aren’t really surprising – we’ve all been witnesses to the explosive growth in the app market over the…

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HTC to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency-Focused Smartphone, Exodus

With HTC entering the race, a second cryptocurrency supporting smartphone created by a major electronics manufacturer is now on its way to the market. Could this be the start of a trend by all device makers to embed features such as hardware wallets into phones to help increase sales among more tech savvy consumers?  …

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