Category Archives: Blockchain

Digix Stablecoin Seeks to Put Gold on the Ethereum Blockchain

The stablecoin is still an evolving concept, and there have been multiple approaches to it. Dai has algorithmic methods to keep it tied to the US Dollar, while the multitude of stablecoins – USDT, PAX, GUSD, TUSD, and USDC — all simply offer a 1:1 exchange ratio. The recently-rebranded Ampleforth offers an elastic supply so that the holder always gets the same value out of their investment, while they may have a different number of tokens depending on the market value of the token. Continue reading Digix Stablecoin Seeks to Put Gold on the Ethereum Blockchain

US Coinbase Customers Can Make Instant, Free Crypto-To-Cash Transfers to PayPal

Coinbase — the largest US-based cryptocurrency exchange — partnered with payments platform PayPal to enable instant, free crypto-to-cash withdrawals for US customers. Continue reading US Coinbase Customers Can Make Instant, Free Crypto-To-Cash Transfers to PayPal

Facebook Aggressively Hiring Blockchain Devs, Discussed Launching Cryptocurrency

Facebook has embarked on an aggressive hiring spree to woo crypto experts to expand its blockchain group amid speculation that the social media monopoly is considering launching its own cryptocurrency. Continue reading Facebook Aggressively Hiring Blockchain Devs, Discussed Launching Cryptocurrency