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    Pulling Back The Layers of L2 Scaling in Blockchain Networks

    Layer 2 scaling solutions have become increasingly popular in the cryptocurrency industry as the demand for scalability and efficiency continues to grow. These solutions aim to overcome the limitations of the base layer, such as high transaction fees and network congestion.  However, there are several different approaches to Layer 2 scaling in blockchain networks, each of which has its own unique advantages...

    By: Ruholamin Haqshanas | Cryptocurrency journalist

  • The Future of Play-to-Earn Crypto Games: Burnout or Revival?

    The Future of Play-to-Earn Blockchain Games in 2024: Burnout or Revival?

    At the height of the cryptocurrency boom several years ago, play-to-earn games were all the hype. But as the tech industry continues to witness a number of hurdles, with over 400,000 people losing their jobs in the tech industry in 2023, where does the future of blockchain-based crypto games stand?...

    By: Iliana Mavrou | Crypto journalist

  • Top 10 Blockchain Startups to Watch in 2024

    Top 10 Blockchain Startups to Watch in 2024

    Blockchain and cryptocurrency companies attract plenty of interest from venture capitalists, private equity firms, and alternative investment funds for their innovative take on finance and commerce. It’s no surprise that crypto and blockchain companies have raised about $73 billion over the last three years. In this article, we list the...

    By: Mensholong Lepcha | Crypto & Blockchain Writer

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    How Visa and Mastercard are Embracing Blockchain

    Blockchain technologies and digital currencies might initially appear to be a threat to traditional financial institutions like Visa and Mastercard. Yet these debit and credit card network operators — which have a combined market share of more than 70% — are exploring blockchain for fast cross-border payments and cryptocurrencies for card...

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    Layer 3 (L3) Blockchain

    What is Layer 3 Blockchain in Crypto? Layer 3 blockchains (L3) are highly customizable and application-specific blockchains built on top of layer 2 (L2) protocols.  They are used by decentralized applications that require customized functionality such as privacy or hyper-scalability. L3 blockchains may prioritize scalability at the expense of decentralization...

    By: Mensholong Lepcha | Crypto & Blockchain Writer

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    What Does The Blockchain Trilemma Look Like in 2024?

    Developers who specialize in applications tied to distributed ledger technology (DLT) have long dreamed of ways to overcome what is known as the “blockchain trilemma.” This inherent conflict between the technology’s three main pillars – security, scalability, and decentralization – ensures that trade-offs must be made with every new product...

    By: Arthur Cole | Technology Writer

  • Samsung Blockchain Keystore

    Samsung Blockchain Keystore

    What is Samsung Blockchain Keystore? Samsung Blockchain Keystore is a cryptocurrency wallet that comes in-built on selected Samsung mobile phone models in selected countries. Samsung's crypto wallet is a preloaded feature, which means that you do not have to download an app from the Google Play Store. The South Korean...

    By: Mensholong Lepcha | Crypto & Blockchain Writer

  • A representation of Blockchain and Deep Fakes
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    Blockchain vs Deep Fakes: A Fair Fight in the Battle for Truth?

    Of all the fears running rampant over Artificial Intelligence (AI) these days, perhaps the most significant one is the rise of deep fakes. The technology to create false text, images, and even audio and video has evolved to the point where only fine-grained analysis can spot the frauds. But while...

    By: Arthur Cole | Technology Writer

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    4 Ways Society May Change as Blockchain Goes Mainstream

    Blockchain started as a way to trade crypto, and it has now evolved to a point where it stands to revolutionize industries worldwide. But even this does not represent the full scope of its impact. The societal changes distributed ledger technology (DLT) is likely to cause have barely been contemplated...

    By: Arthur Cole | Technology Writer

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    Crypto Headlines of the Week: IPOs, Eye Burn, and New Players in the Market

    This week saw several significant developments in the cryptocurrency market, marked by the growing adoption of digital assets and increasing optimism surrounding the launch of a spot bitcoin (BTC) ETF. There were also some potentially good developments for crypto enthusiasts: For one, the SEC has come under fire from Senator Cynthia Lummis over its...

    By: Ruholamin Haqshanas | Cryptocurrency journalist