Archive for the ‘Blockchain’ Category

Ethereum: Rise of the World Computer

The Ethereum network is a distributed economy like Bitcoin, except it is much, much more powerful. Rick Seeger dives into why you should be paying attention to its popularity.

5 Things a Blockchain Needs to Succeed

Today, the currency supply supported by the Bitcoin blockchain is worth four billion dollars. So, what have we learned? There are five essential properties any good blockchain must have.

Dust in the Blockchain

Since the blockchain is both easily accessible and immutable, it is incredibly useful for other purposes. Issuing a tiny fraction of a Bitcoin (called dust) with embedded data allows anyone to easily store data permanently and publicly.

The Blockchain is Forever

Who knows what unimaginable technology will exist in the next 20 years based on blockchains?