Tag: Digital Assets

WAX vs. BitShares vs. Veritaseum

Digital assets have become a lot more popular over the past 12 months. We are not talking about regular cryptocurrencies here, but rather new assets which are issued on a blockchain. Several key projects are focusing on the digital asset industry as we speak, although they all seem to offer a slightly different take on things. We have outlined the basic ideas behind three of these projects below and how each …
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What Is the Bancor Protocol?

We have seen an increased focus on digital tokens created on top of Ethereum as of late. Hundreds of new tokens have been brought into circulation this year alone. However, the Ethereum blockchain is not the only way to go in this regard. The Bancor Protocol, for example, aims to become the new standard for cryptocurrencies known as Smart Tokens. These new tokens can be converted to and from one another automatically and …
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Vietnam Will Legalize Cryptocurrencies and Digital Assets By August 2018

Legalizing cryptocurrency remains a topic of substantial debate on a global scale. Although Japan successfully legalized cryptocurrencies a while back, no other country has suddenly felt the need to do the same. Vietnam is one country which plans to fully legalize all cryptocurrencies in the not-so-distant future. The government will also legalize digital assets, which bodes well for ERC20 tokens, among others. The appropriate regulation will take effect by August 2018. Vietnam …
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Russia Developing Prototype of Native Digital Asset Wallet

The relationship between Russia and cryptocurrency has always been rather uneasy. The country has maintained a complicated relationship with cryptocurrency, running the gamut from almost embracing it to making it borderline illegal and all the way back to embracing it. The National Settlement Depository, which represents the largest exchange group in the country, is working on a blockchain solution which serves as a cryptocurrency wallet. Russia Wants a Wallet for Digital …
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