In a Nov. 4 release, tech market advisory firm ABI Research said it believes that the knock-on effect of the cryptocurrency market’s 2018 downturn—which wiped out 80% of the total cryptocurrency market cap—had far-reaching consequences for the blockchain space.
Watch out fiat… 83% think digital assets will be an alternative or a replacement
Deloitte’s 2020 Global Blockchain Survey paints a picture of a maturing industry, but one where crucial use cases remain extremely underdeveloped
Deloitte’s 2020 Global Blockchain Survey revealed that 83% of respondents believe digital assets will serve as an alternative to fiat currencies within five to 10 years—or could replace old-fashioned banknotes and coins completely.
World Economic Forum unveils ‘Blockchain Bill of Rights’—will it work?
Achieving consensus in a fragmented landscape isn’t easy. Despite the proposal getting several significant signatories, plenty of hurdles remain
The blockchain industry is a fragmented one—with countless projects forging their own way as they try to find compelling use cases for this technology. But now, the World Economic Forum’s Global Blockchain Council is attempting to ratify some universal standards in a so-called “Blockchain Bill of Rights.”
With new price oracle, Coinbase wades into DeFi
The crypto giant says current methods used to verify prices are deeply flawed, but claims its oracle could reduce ‘systemic risks’
Aiming to "reduce systemic risks" in the DeFi ecosystem, Coinbase is launching a new price oracle that will provide up-to-date rates on BTC/USD and ETH/USD every 60 seconds.