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How to Help ICOs Go Legit

Much is being written these days about the need to regulate initial coin offerings (ICOs) and – to the extent possible – access to cryptocurrencies. With close to $350 billion in (theoretical) market value, cryptocurrencies have started to hit the mainstream, and it is becoming urgent to find a suitable, enforceable regulatory framework that protects investors and […]

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What is Segwit2x?

What is SEgwit2x, and what consequences it can entail? Let’s understand. To begin with, for the first time a plan for a significant increase in transaction performance became known in May 2017, and the mining pools, as well as a large part of investors, supported it. However, not everything turned out as smoothly as it […]

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5 Blockchain Developments Coming in 2018

Peter Loop is associate vice president and senior principal technology architect at Infosys, where he focuses on delivering enterprise cryptocurrency and blockchain ledger technologies, API management and cloud migration of enterprise systems. During the course of 2017, we saw big technology players making moves in blockchain. In addition to Microsoft and IBM, Oracle announced in October a new cloud-based blockchain-as-a-service offering, while […]

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What is a Decentralized Application?

Decentralized applications (dApps) are applications that run on a P2P network of computers rather than a single computer. dApps, have existed since the advent of P2P networks. They are a type of software program designed to exist on the Internet in a way that is not controlled by any single entity. Decentralized applications don’t necessarily need […]

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Understand More About Bitcoin HardFork

For Bitcoin users now, the term Hardfork Bitcoin is no stranger to be heard. What exactly is Bitcoin’s Hardfork? Simply put, Hardfork is defined as a fairly extreme change that must be done on bitcoin cores. In general, Hardfork is done when a node in a Bitcoin network becomes unable to validate a valid new […]