Tag: proof of stake

Aug 04 2021

Jul 02 2021

Software Engineer Thinks Ethereum Is Better Currency Than Bitcoin. Is It?

There’s no denying that Ethereum has interesting qualities as an ecosystem. The amount of activity around the protocol alone is proof of that. However, is it a better currency than Bitcoin? This software engineer with a BA in economics thinks that ETH “is more likely to become a global currency than BTC.” He makes the case in 11 tweets, and...

Jun 24 2021

ParaState Extends its POLIS Ambassador Program

The month of June was a spectacular and rewarding month for the entire ParaState ecosystem. Several exciting events took place on the Proof-of-Stake (PoS) platform - ParaState. Events like the extension of its POLIS ambassador program. The list of its top ten testnet validators has also been published. Also, ParaState this month rewarded several members of its community (Citizens and...

Jun 02 2021

Sigmadex to Push Boundaries of Decentralization

Perpetual liquidity protocol Sigmadex has been researching new methods of further decentralization within existing blockchain bridges. In a research piece published on May 31, the Sigmadex Protocol acknowledged that the challenge of blockchain interoperability still remains an open issue. It added that many attempted solutions which use proof-of-authority or...

May 28 2021

Vitalik Doubles Down on Proof-of-Stake: It Could Solve Bitcoin’s Problems

Competitors are milking Elon Musk’s misconceptions about Bitcoin’s energy consumption for all their worth. The general public and legacy media won’t shut up about this previously resolved can of worms. And when Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, received the question, he didn’t hesitate....

May 26 2021

What is Staking in Crypto – Beginner’s Guide for Staking and Proof of Stake Protocol

What is Staking?What is Proof of Work (PoW)?What is Proof of Stake (PoS)?Where can you stake your tokens? When it comes to earning passive income with your crypto assets, there are few lucrative options to let you extract that...

May 21 2021

Jack Dorsey Claims Proof-of-stake (POS) Less Secure and More Centralized

Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter and Square Investment is a well-known Bitcoin proponent, and he has made his stance clear on the Bitcoin network's environmental impact debate claiming the top cryptocurrency is environmentally friendly as it promotes sustainability with the use of clean green energy. The Bitcoin network energy consumption debate also led to The post Jack Dorsey Claims Proof-of-stake (POS) Less...

May 03 2021

Chorus One Proposes Bringing Lido Staking Services on Solana

Lido is interested in expanding to layer-1 chains beyond Ethereum and Terra.

Mar 16 2021

Anchorage’s Diogo Monica: A US Bitcoin ETF Could Come “Soon”

The President & Co-Founder of Anchorage speaks on the progress of the institutional crypto industry.

Dec 21 2020

Why Cartesi’s Zero Assumptions Staking Is a Game-Changer for PoS

Dec 21 2020 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cartesi industry proof of stake

Cartesi is a layer-2 platform for the development and deployment of scalable decentralized applications. It provides a bridge between Linux and blockchains like Ethereum, allowing developers to build their dApps off-chain in a familiar Linux environment,...

Dec 15 2020

Ethereum 2.0: are you ready for some major updates?

Dec 15 2020 Published at AirdropAlert under tags  crypto defi eth ethereum gas

Ethereum update is a hot topic at the moment. Over the last years, the growing interest in DeFi pushed the Ethereum network to its limit. At the moment, the network can process a maximum of 15 transactions per second, leaving users to choose between long delays or high transaction fees. In fact, Ethereum miners recently […] The post Ethereum...

Dec 08 2020

Can Gavin Wood’s Polkadot ‘Make Blockchain Great Again’?

Gavin Wood, founder of Polkadot, Kusama, and Parity, discusses what he calls the "meta-protocol," Polkadot. In this episode, he talks about: his vision for Polkadot and the problems he set out to solve when conceiving it why he considers Polkadot a meta-protocol...

Dec 05 2020

Top 10 Staking Blockchains 2020 – These Proof of Stake Coins Have Had the Highest Return this Year!

Proof of Stake is one of the two main consensus protocols used to verify transactions and secure blockchains. Proof of stake has recently been heralded for its energy efficiency and scalability, with the most notable example being Ethereum, which is gradually moving away from...

Dec 01 2020

Ethereum 2.0: What You Need to Know

Ryan Watkins and Wilson Withiam, senior research analysts at Messari, explain the nuts and bolts of Ethereum 2.0, including how it will transform ETH as an asset and why they believe it will be Ethereum’s most ambitious upgrade yet. Topics include: the different phases of Ethereum 2.0 and the functions they serve...

Oct 06 2020

Can Solana Seize Marketshare From Ethereum With Serum?

Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of FTX and Alameda Research, and Anatoly Yakovenko, the co-founder and CEO of Solana Labs, discuss the Project Serum ecosystem that they are building on the Solana blockchain, and the unique approach to scaling the Solana blockchain is taking. In this episode, they talk about:...

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