scalability

Tech

Institutional Investors Come to Polygon Amid Rising Ethereum Layer-2 Demand, Blockchain Data Shows
Questions remain about promised scalability improvement from Ethereum 2.0.
Jun 16, 2021

Markets

Blockchain Bites: Goldman Sachs Investigates Crypto Custody, Solving the Blockchain 'Trilemma'
Also: Coinbase plans infrastructure updates to prevent outages during periods of volatility.
Jan 18, 2021

Markets

The Blockchain NFT Wars Are Here
NFTs could become a trillion-dollar industry, but not before its scalability issues are adequately addressed, says the co-founder of Immutable.
Dec 22, 2020

Markets

You Can Now Buy Lightning-Powered Bitcoin With a Credit Card
Payments startup Breez has unveiled a new feature allowing lightning-based bitcoin purchases directly from its mobile app.
Sep 10, 2019

Markets

Binance Labs–Backed Startup Boosting Blockchain Speeds Raises $3 Million
Marlin Protocol, which offers relayer networks to make blockchains faster, has raised $3 million from Binance Labs, Arrington XRP Capital and others.
Jul 10, 2019

Tech

Fraud-Fighting 'Watchtowers' to Arrive in Next Bitcoin Lightning Release
So-called lightning network "watchtowers" – a much-anticipated next step for securing the network – are coming soon.
Jun 11, 2019

Markets

Blockstack CEO Muneeb Ali: 'You Don’t Need a Blockchain' for All Dapps
Apps across the space are putting too much reliance (and data) on blockchains, argued Blockstack CEO Muneeb Ali at Consensus 2019.
May 14, 2019

Markets

Proposal's Merger Paves Way for New Bitcoin Lightning Features
A routing proposal is expected to be merged today into the official "specifications" of the lightning network, paving the way for new features.
May 14, 2019

Tech

Pieter Wuille Unveils Two Proposals for Upcoming Bitcoin Privacy Soft Fork
Bitcoin developer Pieter Wuille unveiled two proposals today that offer new plans for bitcoin's possible next big upgrade.
May 6, 2019

Markets

Code For Ethereum's Proof-of-Stake Blockchain to Be Finalized Next Month
Ethereum Foundation researcher Justin Drake affirmed that plans to finalize code for ethereum's proof-of-stake blockchain were on track for June 30.
May 2, 2019