A collection of 9 posts
To Sidechain or not to Sidechain?
Whilst perhaps not one of the biggest questions currently facing Blockchain technology, the utility of sidechains has been somewhat neglected. The concept initially emerged in discussions as early as 2014 as a way to avoid the proliferation of new alt-chains. Something it obviously failed to do. Probably for the better.
Blockchain as a Public Infrastructure
There is a lot of hype about blockchain technology, but not enough material describing its utility. Just like groundbreaking innovations in the past, simply inventing a new technology like blockchain does not directly create an impact: it’s the products built upon the technology that change people’s lives. In
At the time of writing, the market cap for the top ten Cryptocurrencies is $487 billion. However, the vast majority of people don’t use cryptocurrencies in their lives. If nobody is using them, what drives their value? Seemingly, somebody pulled the market cap out of thin air. But who?