Crypto games are something of a rarity. They do exist, but this form of entertainment is still largely restricted to a core of blockchain enthusiasts. There are quite a few hurdles that need to be overcome before mass adoption can occur. The first generation of blockchain-based games tend to be slow and simple, a far cry from the heavyweight gaming series available on traditional consoles or PC. Crypto gaming is a long way indeed from reaching the general gaming public. Continue reading Let’s talk about crypto-games: First Crypto Games Conference yields new collectible game Blockchain Cuties
Famed stock brokerage firm and HUTN Inc. subsidiary, EF Hutton, has announced that it will offer a cryptocurrency market research service to clients. According to the firm, this research will be aimed at providing users with rates and insights as a way to aid “rapid development.” Continue reading EF HUTTON TO RATE CRYPTOS AS A SERVICE FOR CLIENTS
Ara Blocks is founded on the principle that today’s current content landscape is centralized and poorly managed by large corporations that don’t have the best interests of artists, creators, and consumers in mind. Ara claims its mission is to provide creators, businesses, and consumers with an alternative option through its technology and tools, and empower users to own their content and data. Continue reading Sony & Disney-Backed Littlstar Launches Blockchain Platform Ara Blocks
ICONOMI, the company behind the ICN token, is moving to a more traditional legal structure that will eliminate ICN in favor of tokenized company shares that will be called “eICN.” As part of this transition, all ICN holders must convert their ICN to either eICN or ETH by December 31 2018. Since Kraken will not be participating in the conversion process they will delist ICN. Continue reading Kraken Delisting ICONOMI (ICN)
Polkadot is a protocol that enables independent blockchains to exchange information. The defined purposes behind the project are:
- To enable applications and smart contracts on one blockchain to transact with data and assets on other chains;
- To run several parachains, each processing multiple transactions in parallel, allowing networks to enjoy infinite scalability;
- To benefit from shared security, where individual chains leverage collective security without having to start from scratch to gain traction and trust.