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Bitcoin also needs DeFi application, startups launch Bitcoin version of MakerDAO

The Bitcoin community may soon have its own DeFi platform. Based on the Bitcoin sidechain Rootstock (RSK), startup Money On Chain has launched a DeFi platform. The company is currently planning to transform into a non-profit trust, similar to MakerDAO's Maker Foundation, which is responsible for managing a lending system that locks cryptocurrency collateral. This […]

PwC Kris Kersey: Autonomous network formed by the integration of AI, Internet of Things, and blockchain is a promising future

At the EmTech China Global Emerging Technology Summit on December 13, Kris Kersey shared his views. Kris Kersey is the head of the blockchain at PwC's Emerging Technology Division, focusing on how crypto-assets and blockchain-driven ecosystems will affect business models and shared business processes across industries. He said: The integration of AI, Internet of Things, […]

Lightning Network ushers in "the most significant technological progress" in 2019, and multi-path payment is about to go online, solving the problem of large payments

"The most significant technological advancement of Lightning Network in 2019-multi-path payment-has passed interoperability tests and is about to go online. The large-scale payment problem of Lightning Network is expected to be resolved. Bitcoin development company Blockstream announced today that it is approaching one of the biggest issues currently faced by the Lightning Network, a Bitcoin […]

Galaxy Digital and XBTO participate, Bakkt Bitcoin options contract completes first block trade

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has just announced the completion of the first major transaction of the newly launched Bakkt Bitcoin Monthly Options Contract. According to the announcement, this Bakkt Bitcoin option was settled as a Bitcoin monthly futures contract two days before expiration. Galaxy Digital Trading and XBTO made their first transaction. A block transaction is […]

Babbitt Original | Starting domestic alliance chain, this is the best era for blockchain to help Chinese manufacturing

There is such a point of view that the real competition in science and technology is not market value, not market share, but who has mastered key technologies . In the Internet era, China is often controlled by others. This is true of Windows and Android operating systems, and even more so in the chip […]

Technical Guide | Building IPFS Applications with Node.Js

Source: Translation: Interstellar Introduction IPFS is a game changer. In contrast to today's networks, IPFS can actually implement a distributed, permanent network. Most importantly, it may be interplanetary, which is completely impossible with our current client-server architecture. IPFS utilizes a peer-to-peer architecture where each node is both a client and a server. If you […]

One article understand the significance of the second mainnet upgrade of the cross-chain project Cosmos

Source: Cosmos Interconnection Chain Editor's Note: The original title was "Understanding the Significance of Cosmos's Second Mainnet Upgrade". This article has been deleted without changing the original intention of the author. The Cosmos mainnet was successfully upgraded to Cosmos Hub 3 on December 12, 2019 Beijing time. The upgraded Cosmos Hub 3 adds parameter change […]

One article compares the degree of centralization of governance on the chain: MakerDAO, Decred, Tezos

Author: Nate Maddrey and Coin Metrics team Translator: Barley Source: Satoshi Shinmoto Editor's Note: The original title was "Original Title: Comparing the Centralization of Sanxiong on the Chain: MakerDAO, Decred, Tezos" Coin Metrics explored the topic of "on-chain and off-chain governance" in the 29th Network Watch, introduced three mainstream projects using on-chain governance: MakerDAO, Decred, […]

Ethereum Foundation: A Quick Look at Eth1.x Research

Author | Griffin Ichiba Compilation | Jhonny & Tessa The new direction of Eth1.x research has begun. The focus is to transfer the current Ethereum chain to the "stateless client" paradigm. The ultimate goal is to smoothly transition into an Executive Environment in Eth 2.0. The next conference call will focus on collecting and organizing […]

A brief history of crypto exchanges: a glimpse into the evolution of the most powerful organization in the blockchain industry

Written by: Nathaniel Whittemore & Clay Collins Compilation: Lu Jiangfei Source: ChainNews ChainNews I. Preface The cryptocurrency industry is a mixed bag of idealists and opportunists; true believers and arrogant speculators; HODLer and Trader. But they all have one thing in common: they have a belief in crypto. Those who have a long-term vision are […]