Smart Contracts

Cardano Nears All-Time High as Investors Await Smart Contracts

Expectations are rising for the blockchain to implement smart-contract functionality by next month.

Markets  ·  19 August 2021

Gelato Network Launches Whitelist for Token Offering

The sale of the GEL token will officially launch on Sept. 13.

News  ·  19 August 2021

Cardano Jumps on Signals Smart Contracts Coming Next Month

The plan to add smart contracts next month could defy skeptics who have bet that the functionality wouldn't come anytime soon.

Markets  ·  13 August 2021

Chainlink Oracles Become Available on Ethereum Scaler Arbitrum One

U.S. dollar-denominated price feeds are available now, with support for new price pairs to follow.

News  ·  12 August 2021
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Ripple Proposes Adding Federated Sidechains

Chief Technology Officer David Schwartz cites demand from users for smart contract implementation.

News  ·  8 June 2021

Ex-Head of China’s Digital Yuan Effort Says CBDCs Could Operate on Ethereum

Central bank digital currencies will one day be more "smart," and not merely digital versions of cash, Yao Qian said.

Tech  ·  31 May 2021
Smart Contracts

Dfinity Launches Uber-Ambitious ‘The Internet Computer’ After 5 Years of Development

The promise of this new system could not be greater.

Tech  ·  7 May 2021

Coinbase Listing Brought Attention to Crypto, Says Tezos’s Kathleen Breitman

Coinbase's direct listing is bringing attention to crypto, but there's some "hopium" going on in DeFi, says Breitman.

Markets  ·  15 April 2021
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Stacks Launches $4M Accelerator to Fund Tech Teams Building Apps on Bitcoin

The program will invest in early stage startups building within the Stacks ecosystem.

Tech  ·  13 April 2021

Chainlink Integration Connects Filecoin to Smart Contract-Enabled Blockchains

The integration will enable connection between Filecoin and Ethereum and other smart contract-enabled blockchains.

News  ·  24 March 2021
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Bitcoin’s Taproot Activation Gains Momentum From New ‘Speedy Trial’ Proposal

Taproot is the largest upgrade Bitcoin has seen in years, and many are proposing projects on top of it.

Tech  ·  8 March 2021
Smart Contracts

Iowa Introduces Bill to Level Playing Field for Blockchain and Smart Contracts

The bill was introduced to bring blockchain tech on par with traditional contracts and recordkeeping.

Policy & regulation  ·  11 February 2021

Cosmos Set to Take Lead in Blockchain Interoperability With February’s Stargate Release

The vision of "one network, many chains" could be fast approaching.

Tech  ·  28 January 2021

Polkadot-Based DeFi Insurance App Raises $1.95M Led by KR1

Tidal will use the Polkadot blockchain to allow users to insure a set of DeFi applications against smart-contract failure or breaches.

Business  ·  22 December 2020

Amid DeFi Hacks, Nervos and Cardano Join Forces to Improve Smart Contract Security

Blockchain projects Nervos and Cardano are working together to improve the security of UTXOs to reduce smart contract hacks.

Tech  ·  15 December 2020