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Dec 28 2021

Liquidity solutions for the Polkadot ecosystem

Dec 28 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  parachains

As the industry focus moves from the Bitcoin scaling problem to the Ethereum scaling problem, the Polkadot ecosystem is still evolving positively. With the parachains of Kusama and Polkadot already running solidly, whatever the solution is, it is resolving the issue of growing crypto demand with an inefficient underlying architecture. Polkadot's founder, Gavin Wood, has...

Dec 22 2021

Bringing in high-quality assets to Polkadot

Dec 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis

As an emerging public chain ecological cluster, Polkadot has shown its power. Through its excellent multi-chain slice architecture design, Polkadot has become the most anticipated alternative to Ethereum at present. With the bidding of the Kusama slot, smart-contract platforms like Moonriver (Moonbeam first network), Acala (Karura), and Shiden (Astar) have been put into use. These platforms give us a long-awaited low-Gas...

Dec 09 2021

Community incubator Launchpool Labs announces 1st metaverse engine incubated project Ozone Metaverse

Dec 09 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  metaverse

“The market opportunity for bringing the Metaverse to life may be worth over $1 trillion in annual revenue and may compete with Web 2.0 companies worth ~$15 trillion in market value today.” - Grayscale Metaverse report. Have you heard about virtual real...

Edward Snowden, Gavin Wood, David Chaum, and Raullen Chai warn of the risks of centralization

Dec 09 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  people

After 9/11, “the US government for the first time was able to take control of an infrastructure that had already begun to work its way into every home, every workplace and now, every pocket,” said Snowden, referring to smartphones. Snowden said this new form of authoritarianism and form of oppression began taking place because of 9/11 and thanks to technology. “Covid-19 has...

Dec 05 2021

Why 2022 could be a big year for the Polkadot ecosystem

Dec 05 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption parachains

Polkadot’s ongoing parachain rollout represents the final launch phase for its multi-chain sharded architecture, following rigorous testing, optimization, and auditing, initially carried out on testnets like Rococo and canary network Kusama. The first indication that Polkadot parachains were afoot came in September when Gavin Wood...

Dec 02 2021

BlockDown to host historic discussion with Edward Snowden and Polkadot’s Gavin Wood about the future of Web3

Dec 02 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  people

This Friday, famed privacy activist Edward Snowden will be talking to Gavin Wood—, Creator of Polkadot, co-founder of Ethereum and coiner of the term “Web3”,—for a fireside chat at the BlockDown DeData conference, an event exploring data ownership, privacy, Web3, personal information security and self-governance in detail through panels, keynotes, fireside chats and debates....

Nov 29 2021

Edward Snowden set to discuss his use of Bitcoin in the NSA leaks at BlockDown conference

Nov 29 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  people

This Friday, Edward Snowden will be appearing at BlockDown: DeData, a virtual conference fully dedicated to the challenges and alternatives of ownership and consent in this new era where data is the most sought-after commodity. The former American former computer intelligence consultant, famous for leaking highly classified information from the National Security Agency in 2013 whilst as a subcontractor for the Central...

Nov 23 2021

How IoTeX’s MachineFi is returning control of data and smarts devices to people

Nov 23 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  technology

The world is headed toward a future where billions of intelligent machines will unlock a multi-trillion-dollar economy, IoTeX took its most significant leap after years of in-depth research and development to make its vision a reality. "We've always believed that intelligent machines will one day be the largest users of blockchain," said IoTeX Head of...

Nov 18 2021

A metaverse project is creating a new category of NFTs: Functional NFTs

Nov 18 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  gamefi metaverse nfts

HODL Valley was built as a decentralized financial network that combines gaming, leveraging NFTs in an entirely new way. Among its many other financial features, HODL Valley includes a cross-chain DEX for decentralized swaps, asset insurance, lending and borrowing, farming and so much more, there is also a marketplace for buying and selling...

Nov 10 2021

BlockDown presents DeData: A conference fully dedicated to data ownership, privacy and web3

Nov 10 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption people privacy

BlockDown Conference, a virtual event series launched in March 2020, is preparing for its latest edition, this time fully dedicated to decentralized data, coming this December 3rd from 2 PM to 10 PM CET. In this one-day 8-hour special conference experts and academics from across the blockchain and crypto space will join to discuss data ownership, privacy, Web3, personal...

Nov 09 2021

This mobile eSports platform is using NFTs as prizes within its ecosystem

Nov 09 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  gamefi nfts

MegaFans, a mobile gaming company headquartered in Southern California, announced that they distributed the world’s first NFTs (non-fungible tokens), as prizes to players, from a mobile eSports platform. The company began testing offers with Bitcoin in September to gauge market response, which was strong, so they quickly moved to include NFTs as part of the company’s plan to...

Oct 03 2021

The crypto market is bigger than ever, and so is the crypto derivatives market

Oct 03 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  derivatives

Thanks to heightened visibility, public endorsement from public figures such as Elon Musk, among others, and some impressive bull runs, cryptocurrency is more popular than ever. This means more people hold and operate crypto accounts. As a result, crypto exchanges and brokers have seen more transaction volumes. Public awareness of the industry is at an all-time high. With this new popularity, the sector...

Jun 29 2021

Start learning about crypto – for Phemex’s rewards

Jun 29 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  exchanges sponsored

This summer will be awesome for cryptocurrencies, as Phemex plays a significant role in increasing the use of blockchain technology with the release of a free educational program on June 17th – Learn & Earn. This module will explain every major topic of crypto exchanges and more to eliminate your crypto tech worries. Even better, the program’s graduates will instantly be rewarded...

Jun 28 2021

This company promises a new era for blockchain gaming with mainnet launch

Jun 28 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption nfts

After three years of development, Ultra, a gaming ecosystem that has partnered with Ubisoft, AMD, and Atari, has revealed its mainnet will go live on 29th June in a press release shared with CryptoSlate. The team says the launch marks a major milestone for the project and will mean developers can start to build on its platform. The closest comparison in the...

Jun 20 2021

A deep dive into Polkadot’s tokenomics

Jun 20 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  dotusd technology

Built using the Substrate blockchain framework, Polkadot is forming an ecosystem that both complements existing dApp infrastructure and provides new opportunities recognized by over 400 projects developing smart contracts, oracles, NFTs, DAOs, bridges, privacy, gaming, IoT, DEXs, and other DeFi solutions on the platform. At the heart of this expanding...

Jun 17 2021

Enjin & Virtual Worlds to release limited-edition NFTs of Egyptian monuments

Jun 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption nfts

Enjin, the first dedicated blockchain allowing anyone to mint NFTs, has signed a partnership agreement with Virtual Worlds, a brand with over two decades of experience in capturing and sharing the world's most impressive monuments in mind-blowing digital experiences. To mark this partnership’s...

Jun 15 2021

Introducing HUMAN Protocol: A new way for humans and machines to securely connect and collaborate

Jun 15 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi sponsored

HUMAN Protocol is an infrastructure to reshape how humans work, by supporting distributed job markets in which any job, of any size or type, can be securely tokenized, published, and completed. The Protocol facilitates direct, globally mapped connections that bring workers closer to the rewards of their work, organizations to workforces, and machines to understanding. HUMAN Protocol also provides the tools for better...

Jun 10 2021

Binance-backed Travala is launching ‘dTravel,’ a blockchain-based AirBnb rival

Jun 10 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi technology, a cryptocurrency-friendly online travel agency (OTA) backed by Binance, today introduced dTravel, a decentralized platform for the home- sharing economy for short- and long-term stays. The product is owned entirely by its community via the dTravel Decentralized Autonomous Organisation (DAO), and leveraging decentralized finance (DeFi) blockchain technology to facilitate smart...

Oracle platform DIA pioneers DRM system for NFTs

Jun 10 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  nfts

In a press release shared with CryptoSlate, DIA announced ‘ARTs’ — a form of digital rights management (DRM) for non-fungible tokens (NFTs). That’s a lot of acronyms to pack in, but in essence, this means DIA has developed a system for embedding data rights directly into digital collectibles. The ramifications this could have for the burgeoning NFT economy are extensive, allowing the creators...

Unbound Finance raises $5.8m led by Pantera Capital and Arrington XRP Capital

Jun 10 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  investments

Unbound Finance has secured $5.8 million in investment from leading crypto investors, including Pantera Capital and Arrington XRP Capital, to support the firm and become the first-ever decentralized cross-chain stablecoin. Unbound is aiming to create capital-efficient products that are both native and composable to the DeFi ecosystem. The liquidation-free collateralization platform...

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