Spotlight on: Tether

Stable value transfer on the blockchain is harder than you’d think. Here’s how Tether do it.…

Added 6 months ago

Spotlight on: Public key cryptography

Some powerful maths underpins bitcoin. Here’s a quick introduction.…

Added 7 months ago

Spotlight on: Scalability

Scalability is maybe THE most important problem for crypto to solve. But how?…

Added 8 months ago

Spotlight on: The Byzantine Schoolchildren's problem

It’s well known that bitcoin solves the Byzantine Generals Problem, but what does this actually mean?…

Added 8 months ago

Spotlight on: Delegated Proof-of-Stake

You’ve heard of proof-of-work and probably proof-of-stake - so what is ‘delegated’ proof-of-stake?…

Added 9 months ago

Spotlight on: Nxt

Nxt isn’t really a cryptocurrency: it’s a crypto finance platform. It’s powerful, versatile, and offers great functionality for businesses.…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Sidechains

If you’ve been in the bitcoin space a while you’ll have heard of sidechains… and probably not understood them. What’s…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Dash

Dash - formerly known as Darkcoin, has been around for 18 months and doesn’t show any signs of going away.…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Litecoin

Litecoin (LTC) is often billed as the silver to bitcoin’s gold. It’s second in trading volume only to bitcoin itself,…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Hash rate

TL;DR. Hash rate is a measure of the strength of the bitcoin network’s security, judged by the amount of processing…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Dogecoin

Spotlight on… takes a closer, slightly nerdier look at crypto terms, technologies and services, and their significance.…

Added 1 year ago

Spotlight on: Ramchains

Spotlight on… takes a closer, slightly nerdier look at crypto terms, technologies and services, and their significance.…

Added 1 year ago