Tag: algorand

Algorand Launches a Blockchain App to Thwart the Coronavirus

It would appear that many people see merit in blockchain technology to fight the coronavirus crisis on a global scale. Algorand is the latest project to throw its hat into the ring, as its new blockchain app launched earlier this week. Algorand is a relatively established project in the blockchain space. Algorand Wants to Help Coronavirus Victims Albeit it never generates many headlines, the latest effort is worth paying attention …
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Five Layer 1 Projects to watch in 2020

Among all Layer 1 blockchain projects, Ethereum is still king, regardless of its scalability limitations. In order to make their smart contract platform future-proof, Ethereum 2.0 will be rolled out in the upcoming year, but this project is already riddled with problems. Besides having to run a separate blockchain than “legacy” Ethereum, Ethereum 2.0 will not have the ability for atomic transactions and data retrieval will become more expensive.  Ethereum …
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