Australia’s Science Agency Scales 30,000 Txs/s on First Global Trial of its Red Belly Blockchain

Advertisement A blockchain developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, in collaboration with the University of Sydney, has completed a global test on Amazon’s ubiquitous cloud computing network to process 30,000 transactions As reported yesterday, the ‘Red Belly Blockchain’ – developed jointly by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and the Concurrent System […]

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You Won't Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution, It Works Now

Ethereum is running at full capacity. At least, that’s according to Afri Schoedon, the release manager for ethereum software client provider Parity Technologies. On Thursday, he warned due to the scaling challenges faced by the second largest blockchain by market cap to: “Stop deploying dapps to ethereum.” The tweet caused an uproar, with ethereum creator Vitalik […]

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Blockchain or Brickstring: Bitcoin Brainteaser Featured on Australia’s ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’

Advertisement The Australian version of  “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” featured a bitcoin question that left the contestant. The contestant perhaps wanted to use a “phone a nerd” option to figure the answer out. Could bitcoin’s underlying technology actually be a brickstring? Source: Reddit A brickstring does make sense in a mental picture. I […]

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Coinbase Teases New Coin Listing Policy

Today, San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced that it’s changed its coin listing policy in order to increase cryptocurrency offerings. The new policy changes could result in significantly more coin listings in the future, while transforming Coinbase into a global player. New Listing Process From now on, coin creators can go to a new page on […]