In order for DeFi to have access to institutional actors, it will need to adapt. But by adapting, it might lose some of its core tenets.
When we discuss blockchain technology, we are often talking about a collection of disciplines including cryptography, distributed systems design, economics, game theory and many others.
Blockchain technology, in practice, is not a singular thing, as it intersects with all manner of industries and technologies. This is what makes it a compelling technological movement.
While cryptocurrencies are the most widely acknowledged and discussed use case of blockchain, there are other non-financial use cases such as supply-chain provenance and digital identity that make it a compelling solution in all manner of fields.
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The NFT market continues to expand, with upcoming tokens based on a mainstream TV show.16428
Komodo’s AtomicDEX seeks to connect Ethereum with Bitcoin and other UTXO networks.4109
A 108-page report details how the United Kingdom can retain its status as one of the global centers for fintech innovation and business.5145
Multinational retail giant Carrefour will use IBM's blockchain tech to track two major food categories as part of a growing reorganization of global supply lines.4086
Crypto industry captains are throwing their support behind a long-term project from MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative to enhance Bitcoin’s security.10587
The innovative NFT includes a special link that is accessible only by its owner, conferring rights to use audio files for their own purposes.5975
In honor of Black History Month, Cointelegraph is recognizing Black Americans who are innovating in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space.12871
A return to proof of work mining, a blockchain built to be fork resistant, and the chance to develop in multiple programming languages. Lessons from history — and an eye to the future.2064
Polkadot is likely to offload many of its core features to special-purpose public parachains.10370
The STO will take place on the Luxembourg-based STOKR marketplace.6361
Binance is flexing its muscles in a bid to promote BSC over Ethereum.38184
A perfect storm consisting of COVID-19, supply shortages and surging crypto prices has resulted in the best financial quarter in Nvidia's history, as the stock hits all-time highs.10280
Meme master ‘Cheezburger’ is releasing a series of NFTs based on his website’s famous captioned ‘lolcat’ photos.13538
Optimism has been on a hiring spree and plans to expedite its mainnet launch after securing backing from Andreessen Horowitz.6044