Crypto Slate is a popular destination for blockchain researchers — featuring cryptocurrency news, coin rankings, a product database and blockchain events.
Disclaimer: As with any form of media, some degree of journalistic license and potential bias should always be taken into account when reading news articles, and Wise Cryptos advises against investing based on information garnered from one source only.
CryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 9:29 pm
TRON prepares for a mainnet upgrade that will strengthen its security and make it easier for developers to build on top of the network. The upgrade may coincide with a period of high volatility for TRX, according to the charts. TRON 3.6 TRON is one of the largest blockchain-based operating systems in the world. The […] The post TRON prepares for a new mainnet upgrade, incoming breakout? appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 6:52 pm
One of the most concerning things to come from Facebook’s cryptocurrency reveal is the number of traditional finance players who are supporting it. These are many of the same people who shunned Bitcoin, and other cryptos, and still shun them. In light of the hype surrounding Facebook’s new “Libra” cryptocurrency, it’s important to pause and […] The post Experts are concerned Libra will put people’s privacy and security at risk appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 10:57 am
Hyperledger announced it has accepted eight new members and launched a new project focusing on new infrastructure for decentralized identity, including the Ethereum Foundation and Microsoft. The Ethereum Foundation is proud to lend our support to the efforts of both the @EntEthAlliance and @Hyperledger through our membership today. Together, we'll continue to drive forward #Ethereum's […] The post Hyperledger welcomes Ethereum Foundation, Microsoft, and others to consortium appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
Coin Center director: Libra’s path towards permissionless is flawed, unlikely to become decentralizedCryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 8:01 am
Facebook finally revealed details about its highly-anticipated cryptocurrency, Libra. And while the company said it plans on transitioning to a permissionless network over the next five years, questions have been raised about Facebook’s ability to create a truly decentralized system. Libra is a centralized-decentralized cryptocurrency With decentralization as the key purpose of blockchain technology, many […] The post Coin Center director: Libra’s path towards permissionless is flawed, unlikely to become decentralized appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 6:08 am
Prominent cryptocurrency researchers joined forces and uncovered compelling evidence that Craig Wright isn’t Satoshi Nakamoto. By comparing Satoshi’s IP address and Wright’s own testimony about his whereabouts at the beginning of 2009, researchers found that the two were at the opposite sides of the globe at the time. Craig Wright unwittingly affirms he is not Satoshi […] The post New research affirms Craig Wright isn’t Satoshi Nakamoto based off location data appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 19 June 2019, 3:23 am
The NEO Global Development center in Seattle added Harry Pierson, a veteran Microsoft engineer with 24 years of experience in platform development, to the team. Pierson will lead the development of the NEO Toolkit and NEO Express projects. NEO ramping up development in the U.S. NEO, one of the fastest growing smart contract platforms in […] The post Former Microsoft engineer joins NEO Global Development team in Seattle appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 18 June 2019, 9:54 pm
Following Facebook’s unveiling of its stable cryptocurrency, not only did top crypto influencers criticize the plan, but some European officials immediately called for deep scrutiny of the project, as reported by Bloomberg. It must not become a “sovereign currency” Facebook finally revealed its highly anticipated cryptocurrency, “Libra.” With Libra, the social network giant aims to […] The post Facebook’s Libra sparks concerns among European financial institutions appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 18 June 2019, 5:44 pm
Some of the most prominent figures in the crypto community took to Twitter to share their thoughts on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. While some claim that Libra lacks the necessary features to compete with Bitcoin in the race to become the world’s currency, others argue that it could destroy most altcoins and stablecoins in the market. […] The post Cryptocurrency influencers react to Facebook’s Libra, boon or risk for Bitcoin? appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 18 June 2019, 3:47 pm
Binance announced the launch of native Binance Chain BEP2 tokens pegged to top cryptocurrencies “in the coming days,” starting with Bitcoin. It's over 9000! https://t.co/vauQtRzWeL — CZ Binance (@cz_binance) June 17, 2019 The debut token, Bitcoin-pegged ‘BTCB,’ will list on Binance.com within “a day or so” tradable against BTC, and will also be proposed for […] The post Binance launching Bitcoin-pegged token on Binance Chain, other coins to follow appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
CryptoSlate - 18 June 2019, 9:39 am
The official whitepaper of Libra, the highly anticipated cryptocurrency of Facebook, has been released on libra.org, with additional partners. The Libra Association is established as a non-profit membership headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and every partner and founding member of the association will run a validator node to process data on the Libra blockchain, which in […] The post Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra whitepaper reveals blockbuster partnerships appeared first on CryptoSlate.Read More
For an overview of all our cryptocurrency news feeds visit our Cryptocurrency News page.