By Cryptogeek.info on The Capital

Originally published at https://cryptogeek.info.

There are obvious obstacles that delay the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based platforms in general, namely price volatility (in the case of cryptocurrencies), and poor scalability (low capacity of the networks also known as the bottleneck problem).

Nevertheless, scalability is set to be improved — numerous developers are working…

By Cryptogeek.info on The Capital

Originally published at https://cryptogeek.info.

Today we will speak of downsides of centralized human-ran services in the context of recent Ticketmaster scandalous refund policy changes.

What Happened?

As public events could be dangerous due to the risk of getting COVID-19 almost all the live concerts around the world were prohibited. Many musicians, venues, road crew members, live…

By Cryptogeek.info on The Capital

Originally published at https://cryptogeek.info.

Back in 2017, stable cryptocurrencies (stablecoins) seemed exotic against the background of volatile cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, then in 2019 they were at the center of world political events: the defeat of the Libra project by the US government, the international condemnation of non-government stablecoins at the G7 summit, the…

By Cryptogeek.info on The Capital

Originally published at https://cryptogeek.info.

As the current pandemic reveals, hospitals are not prepared properly for emergencies. It seems that the national healthcare systems are not prepared for any extraordinary situations. Wall Street Journal has pointed at the way blockchain platforms could improve the situation so the hospitals would receive artificial lung ventilation devices, test…

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