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No one can challenge the breakout growth of Bitcoin. With an estimated 200M users and an almost 150% price increase year on year, the cryptocurrency is the standard bearer for the markets. But is Bitcoin a victim of its own success? In order to remedy questions surrounding network scaling, the community is set to implement Schnorr signatures.

The question of scalability has long been a point of contention between BTC and BCH fans, and one developer thinks that they have the answer. Pieter Wuille, one of the largest contributers to Bitcoin’s software, has proposed introducing a cryptographic measure called “Schnorr…


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The Basic Attention Token (BAT) is the new token for the digital advertising industry. It pays publishers for their content and users for their attention, while providing advertisers with more in return for their ads.

The Brave browser team designed the Basic Attention Token (or BAT) in order to increase the efficiency of digital marketing. The utility of the token is based on user attention, and can be used to obtain a variety of advertising and attention-based services on the Brave platform. Advertisers, publishers, and users can all exchange the Ethereum-powered tokens. …


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Cryptocurrency. Even the word sounds complicated, and media coverage does nothing to dispell that image. Those involved in the industry know that far from being a restricted and technical product, crypto can be an instrument of social change to combat poverty. Over 2 billion people are classified as unbanked or underbanked, which means they lack access to basic financial services. These people also tend to distrust financial institutions. Lack of access to checking accounts and emergency loans leaves them vulnerable to predatory lending practices. …

Cameron Vazehgoo

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