Category: Blockchain

Why the world needs programmable money

By Jack Nikogosian, CEO, Aryze Whether you are an advocate of cryptocurrencies or not, the way money exists in its current format is going to change drastically and the next wave of legal tender...

Blockstream’s Latest Upgrades Benefit Everyone

Blockchain-based digital currencies constantly promote themselves as the solution to many of the financial problems experienced by people living in developing nations. Plagued by volatile exchange rates, inadequate banking services, and corrupt governing bodies,...

Understanding Security Aspects of the Constantinople Upgrade

2. EIP-1014: CREATE2 Opcode This EIP adds a new opcode at 0xf5 for CREATE2 instruction, which takes 4 stack arguments: endowment, memory_start, memory_length and salt. It behaves identical to CREATE instruction but for the address...

‘Bitcoin will still bite the dust’

Kevin Dowd, Professor of Finance and Economics in the Business School at Durham University, stands by his 2015 paper predicting the failure of the #1 digital currency.   A recent article by CoinDesk discusses...