Tag Archives: Decentralized

ICO-Funded Decentralized Crypto Exchange Caught Plagiarizing Whitepaper

Some on Bitcointalk have concluded that decentralized crypto exchange Localcoin is a scam because they’ve conclusively found that their whitepaper was plagiarized. This hasn’t stopped projects in the past. In a post last month, user ICOEthics raised the alarm and published his findings. Continue reading ICO-Funded Decentralized Crypto Exchange Caught Plagiarizing Whitepaper

Nuvo is Building a Blockchain-Based Decentralized Communications Ecosystem for Africa and Beyond

It comes as a surprise to most people that the network we know as the “world-wide web” is in many ways not world-wide at all. For instance, platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram have long been banned in the People’s Republic of China1 – which was followed by a ban of WhatsApp in 20172. Another example is general access to the Internet in Eritrea, where less than 1.18% of the population of over 4.4 million people uses the Internet3. More shockingly, a 2016 study by Cambridge University revealed that more than sixty countries engage in some form of state-sponsored censorship of the Internet4. With several forms of social advances relying on unencumbered access to the Internet, many parts of the world are being left in the dark if they cannot access news or information and communicate with their peers in the same way that most others can. Continue reading Nuvo is Building a Blockchain-Based Decentralized Communications Ecosystem for Africa and Beyond

Cardano Analysis- the Decentralized Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Project With a Difference

The open source, decentralized blockchain and crypto project called Cardano is here to make a difference. But what sets it apart from the current crypto competitors? Comparing it with the other cryptocurrencies, it is surely a step forward in terms of innovative advancements. The completion between Cardano and Ethereum ETH is not that stiff. On the one hand, Cardano is on its way, but in case ETH was to make the required amendments and advancements shortly before Cardano, there are high chances for ETH to hold strong grounds in the crypto market as a dApp, i.e., decentralized application. Continue reading Cardano Analysis- the Decentralized Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Project With a Difference