Browsing the "Technology" Tag

US SEC Seeking Big Data Tool for Major Blockchains

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is seeking vendors to provide detailed blockchain data in order to improve crypto compliance.

Why ‘Mainstream Adoption’ Is an Unfair Success Metric for Dapps

| Coleman Maher

We are way too early for “mainstream adoption” to be a sensible success metric for dapps, says Coleman Maher.

The Time Is Now: We Need an Active Approach to Blockchain Inclusion

| Alexis Gauba

If blockchain is to be part of our financial and governance future, the development process must represent a diverse population, says Alexis Gauba.

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Web 3.0’s Crypto Winter Mission: Keep Our Heads Above the Hype

| Jutta Steiner

Despite the gloomy narratives, 2018 was hugely productive for teams building the decentralized web, says Parity's Jutta Steiner.

Ethereum Developers Give ‘Tentative’ Greenlight to ASIC-Blocking Code

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A 'tentative' consensus was reached today that ethereum's developers will propose blocking ASIC before the blockchain's proof-of-stake upgrade.

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How to Last the Crypto Winter? Seek Simplicity, Manage Complexity

| Jake Yocom-Piatt

Decred's Jake Yocom-Piatt explains in this exclusive op-ed why he thinks information asymmetry is a key factor driving the manic buying and panic…

A Middle Way Forward for Blockchain

| Henrik Hjelte

"Not too little. Not too much. Just right.” Chromaway's CEO gives his take on why the Swedish saying may be key to unlocking blockchain's potential.

Japanese Police to Fund Crypto Criminal Tracking Tool

| Wolfie Zhao

Japan's top police agency is to fund development of new software aimed to help track individuals behind illicit crypto transactions.

Blockchain Enters ‘Trough of Disillusionment’ on Gartner’s Hype Scale

| Muyao Shen

Interest in blockchain technology is waning, research firm Gartner said in its latest "Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies" report.

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Bitcoin’s Taproot Privacy Tech Is Ready – But There’s a Catch

| Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin could get better privacy with Taproot, but there's one big obstacle - it can't be deployed until another technology goes through.