The SHA256 hashrate that secures the Bitcoin network has grown massively during the last few years, as Bitcoin’s processing power has touched all-time highs in 2020. Moreover, the gigawatts of electrical consumption powering industrial bitcoin…

“Though now evolved in many ways,” Gavin Wood wrote in Ethereum’s 2015 yellow paper, “the key functionality of a blockchain with a Turing-complete language and an effectively unlimited inter-transaction storage capability remains unchanged.” Five years…

Ethereum has attracted the attention of large companies for almost as long as it has been around. But it wasn’t until early 2017 that a formal business-focused consortium came into being: the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance…

The narrative around decentralized finance (“DeFi”) has strengthened this year. While Ethereum is up nearly 90% since the beginning of 2020, some DeFi tokens, including Aave (LEND), have skyrocketed over 1,000%. Investors’ interest seems to…

The COMP governance token is seeing massive gains (increasing more than 270% day over day, according to CoinDesk’s First Mover team), as well as potential listings on Coinbase Pro and CoinFlip, a crypto ATM network. This wild, retail-driven…

In an industry known for tribalism and infighting, Cosmos is banking on everyone else’s success. Launched in April 2019, the $590 million network is perhaps the most optimistic of protocols in development today, envisioning a…