Browsing the "Proof-of-Stake" Tag

Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for ‘Pala’ Consensus Protocol

| Christine Kim

Blockchain provider platform ThunderCore announced the open-sourcing of a new consensus protocol called Pala.

Staking, Ethereum’s Mining Alternative, Will Be Profitable – But Barely

| Christine Kim

The new miners of ethereum 2.0 are expected to make a small but positive profit for creating new blocks and validating transactions on the network.

Turing Award Winner’s Blockchain Opens Test Network to Public

| Stan Higgins

The test network for the Algorand blockchain platform – co-founded by MIT professor Silvio Micali – has been opened to the public.

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Coinbase Leads Wall Street to Brave New World of Crypto Staking

| Ian Allison

Coinbase Custody has launched staking services for institutional clients, starting with Tezos and touting 6.6 percent yields.

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A Blockchain to Connect All Blockchains, Cosmos Is Officially Live

| Christine Kim

A new proof-of-stake blockchain called the Cosmos Hub has just launched on mainnet.

Validators Create New Attack Vectors for Decentralized Systems

| Pascal Thellman

Bounty0x CMO Pascal Thellman discusses some of the potential security and incentives issues with validators on proof-of-stake networks.

CasperLabs Is Building a PoS Blockchain With Help from Ethereum’s Vlad Zamfir

| Christine Kim

A new blockchain startup was launched today called CasperLabs. Aiming to build a proof-of-stake blockchain based upon the seminal work of Ethereum…

Pantera, Coinbase Join $4.5 Million Round for Staking-as-a-Service Startup

| Brady Dale

Pantera Capital and Coinbase Ventures have joined a $4.5 million round for Staked, a firm that helps investors back proof-of-stake cryptos.

Proof-of-Stake Could Lead to Crypto Banking. Let’s Avoid That

| Michael J Casey

"Staking as a service" is taking off. We need to think hard about what this means for crypto's evolution, warns Michael J. Casey.

Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Parity Technologies has added an early version of ethereum's hotly anticipated Casper code change to its blockchain development platform, Substrate.