Making Sense of the Bitcoin Cash Split

When Thursday finally arrived, the long-anticipated hard fork of bitcoin cash (BCH) looked less like an all-out war, as some had feared, and more...

Volkswagen Takes Blockchain to the Test Track

Volkswagen is testing blockchain as a way to prevent odometer tampering and allow secure control over access to cars. With these pilot projects, it leapfrogs...

Algorand Wants to Prove Its Protocol Can Beat Bitcoin’s

Algorand is betting its new proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus protocol will catapult the company ahead of bitcoin (BTC) and other systems using proof-of-work (PoW) protocols...

As Telegram’s Record-Breaking ICO Draws Closer, Veteran Investors Raise Flags About Transparency

Targeting a record-setting $2-billion initial coin offering (ICO) by the end of March, encrypted messaging app Telegram has encountered headwinds in the form of...

Several Cities See Promise in Cryptocurrencies

Forward-thinking municipal government officials are exploring the possibilities of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Several cities around the world are developing crypto coins, for use...

Hard Fork Use to Increase as Their Usefulness Becomes More Apparent

A “hard fork” describes the process of dividing a company’s blockchain. The practice has pragmatic roots: It addresses differing views among developers and miners...

How BitIRA Allows Savers to Add Crypto to Their Nest Eggs

The retirement investment market leans toward conservative products and would seem an odd fit with high-risk cryptocurrencies. But Jay Blaskey, the head of sales for...

Why Most ‘Smart’ Cities Haven’t Embraced Blockchain

There’s a certain appeal to being a "smart city." When nearly everything is connected by internet of things devices, the collected data and technology...

Clinicoin Platform to Reward Healthier Living With Tokens

Clinicoin is preparing to launch a system that will reward consumers with digital tokens when they jog, meditate or pursue other healthy activities and...

The Weakest Link: Where Blockchains Are Vulnerable

Blockchains are designed to be secure systems. But with cyberthreats on the increase, even the strongest blockchain may have some weak links. Precisely because blockchain...