Category: News

Interoperability and Scalability Standards for Blockchains Are Needed

The introduction of interoperability and scalability standards will help greatly to develop blockchain technology. This is the main claim made in a recent report to European Union. The publisher of this report is the European Union Blockchain Observatory and Forum, and was released on March 6 with the title “Scalability, Interoperability and Sustainability of Blockchains.”

Two Asia Pacific Conservative Union (APCU) Executives Launch a Blockchain-Based Network to Combat Authoritarianism

Mr. Jikido “Jay” Aeba and Mr. Yasu Kikuta, chairman and CEO/co-founder of the Asia Pacific Conservative Union (APCU), respectively, have launched the Liberty Ecosystem project. According to these gentlemen, this block-chain based network will be used to fight authoritarianism. In light of the rising political authoritarianism in the world and more specifically in the Asia-Pacific

Ethereum: New Hard Fork Coordinator Wanted

A new hard fork coordinator is wanted by the core developers in the Ethereum community. This after the former coordinator, Afri Schoedon, quit the open-source project. A specialist is sought to take his place. In February, Afri Schoedon took to social media to praise another blockchain project called Polkadot. Many Ethereum developers questioned the loyalty

Blockchain Announces a New Version of its Bitcoin Lightning Software

Blockchain has introduced new improvements to its Bitcoin c-lightning software. The new version represents the most significant upgrade to this existing code repository in the last eight months. This release, c-lightning 0.7, will make it easier for developers to create their own features into the off-chain Bitcoin scalability software solution (i.e., Lightning Network). Currently, many