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Elrond Review: What is Elrond and How Does the EGLD Token Work?

Elrond is a blockchain-based platform built for speed, security, and scalability. It utilizes an innovative spin on current technologies to create a network powerful enough to operate at “internet scale.”…

The Ethereum 2.0 Upgrade: A Race to Scalability

With over 3,500 decentralized applications, Ethereum has established itself as the top choice for blockchain developers. However, a slew of competitors (new and old) are looking to capitalize on Ethereum’s…

Upgrading Ethereum: ETH 2.0 and the Quest for Scaleability

Developers have long wanted Ethereum to serve as a decentralized world computer. To achieve this goal the network must maintain its current decentralized architecture while scaling by multiple orders of…

What Is Achain (ACT)? | Beginner’s Guide

A guide on everything you need to know about Achain (ACT) and its fork technology as well as the project’s mission, technical features, ecosystem, and more.

What is Tendermint? | Everything You Need to Know

The fundamentals of Tendermint explained. From the Byzantine Fault Tolerant PoS concensus to the Peer-to-Peer networking functions and more.

Is Safe Trade Coin Really Safe? What You Need to Know About XSTC

A guide examining the project mission, technical features, and more of Safe Trade Coin (XSTC). We also cover whether this coin is truly safe or not.

What’s a Sybil Attack & How Do Blockchains Mitigate Them?

A Sybil attack is an attempt to gain disproportionate control over a peer network by creating many fake identities. Learn how blockchains prevent them.

What is Casper: The Friendly Haunting of Ethereum

Casper is an anticipated upgrade to the Ethereum network and is a Proof of Stake (PoS) protocol that will finalize blocks to the Ethereum blockchain (The End of Mining: Ethereum’s…

What is the Environmental Impact of Bitcoin Mining?

Bitcoin has radically changed the payment model for worldwide transactions. So far in 2018, the number of transactions has ranged between the 150 000 and 400 000 per day level.…