Six prominent crypto firms have joined the federation governing Blockstream's Liquid sidechain.
The pegging process no longer relies on functionaries holding custody of bridged funds.3118
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.7448
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.7174
Commercial service on Crypto Garage’s Settlenet system, trialled for a year within Japan’s regulatory sandbox, is now available.8671
Developers were challenged to create a Bitcoin sidechain with the privacy features of ZCash, using Drivechain technology.4749
Multi-currency and futures exchange BTSE to launch the first-ever native exchange token sale based on the Liquid Network in March 2020.2200
Blockstack announced Proof of Transfer, a new consensus algorithm for blockchains that uses Bitcoins to secure a network directly, instead of electricity.3066
Plasma scalability for the Ethereum network is now a matter of implementation, according to the non-profit Plasma Group.5835
Bitcoin technology pioneer Adam Back explained that there’s a greater financial incentive to creating altcoins compared to building on Bitcoin.3783
Three major Bitcoin sidechains currently have a combined balance of over 9,000 BTC, or $71 million.9046
CEO Adam Back explained users now have more options as a new update provides support for stablecoin Tether.3862
Tether is now being offering on Blockstream’s Liquid sidechain, which purportedly will allow for faster settlements and new trading options.2123
Blockchain software development BlockStream announced that its mobile wallet, Green Wallet, now supports the firm’s Liquid Network sidechain.6005