smart contracts

Layer 2

The Downside of Programmable Money
Software bugs aren’t the half of it, says Steven Kelly of Yale in a Q&A with CoinDesk. “You can’t preprogram the exigencies of a crisis.”
Nov 30, 2021

Business

Smart Contract Platform Agoric Launches Public Chain
Agoric hopes to attract JavaScript developers to DeFi apps with a development environment providing reusable governance, lending and trading components.
Nov 11, 2021

Tech

Algorand Boosts Smart Contract Performance With ‘Virtual Machine’ Launch
The project is making the development process more in line with that of other networks.
Sep 29, 2021

Tech

Cardano Gains Smart Contract Capability Following ‘Alonzo’ Hard Fork
The latest upgrade ushers in an era of smart contract composability for the four-year-old network.
Sep 12, 2021

Markets

Cardano Nears All-Time High as Investors Await Smart Contracts
Expectations are rising for the blockchain to implement smart-contract functionality by next month.
Aug 19, 2021

Markets

Gelato Network Launches Whitelist for Token Offering
The sale of the GEL token will officially launch on Sept. 13.
Aug 19, 2021

Markets

Cardano Jumps on Signals Smart Contracts Coming Next Month
The plan to add smart contracts next month could defy skeptics who have bet that the functionality wouldn't come anytime soon.
Aug 13, 2021

Markets

Chainlink Oracles Become Available on Ethereum Scaler Arbitrum One
U.S. dollar-denominated price feeds are available now, with support for new price pairs to follow.
Aug 12, 2021

Markets

Ripple Proposes Adding Federated Sidechains
Chief Technology Officer David Schwartz cites demand from users for smart contract implementation.
Jun 8, 2021

Tech

Ex-Head of China's Digital Yuan Effort Says CBDCs Could Operate on Ethereum
Central bank digital currencies will one day be more "smart," and not merely digital versions of cash, Yao Qian said.
May 31, 2021