Scalability is a hot investment as venture capitalists and retail pour into rollup and sidechain solutions.
Chainlink is rolling out support for xDai, a layer-two sidechain whose perceived centralization hasn’t stopped major DApp players.34963
Six prominent crypto firms have joined the federation governing Blockstream's Liquid sidechain.9488
The pegging process no longer relies on functionaries holding custody of bridged funds.3201
Debate over increasing block size for blockchain scalability still goes on, but what are the main arguments from proponents and detractors?
During yesterday’s Unitize blockchain conference, developer Bruno Škvorc illustrated how a Polkadot-based blockchain can be launched within one hour.7494
It’s no secret that cryptocurrency has a scaling issue, so we look at various ways either proof-of-work or proof-of-stake could be effective.8066
Commercial service on Crypto Garage’s Settlenet system, trialled for a year within Japan’s regulatory sandbox, is now available.8704
Developers were challenged to create a Bitcoin sidechain with the privacy features of ZCash, using Drivechain technology.4801
Multi-currency and futures exchange BTSE to launch the first-ever native exchange token sale based on the Liquid Network in March 2020.2241
Blockstack announced Proof of Transfer, a new consensus algorithm for blockchains that uses Bitcoins to secure a network directly, instead of electricity.3189
Plasma scalability for the Ethereum network is now a matter of implementation, according to the non-profit Plasma Group.5911
Bitcoin technology pioneer Adam Back explained that there’s a greater financial incentive to creating altcoins compared to building on Bitcoin.3813
Three major Bitcoin sidechains currently have a combined balance of over 9,000 BTC, or $71 million.9121
CEO Adam Back explained users now have more options as a new update provides support for stablecoin Tether.3987