Tag: polkadot

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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A Simple Guide to Cross-Chain Projects such as Cosmos, Polkadot, and EKT

Author: Yi Lu, editor-in-chief & co-founder of SV Insight Cross-chain technology has become a hot topic this year. Both Cosmos and Polkadot have attracted a lot of attention. On the other hand, EKT is one of the few original cross-chain projects in China. Its main feature is “multi-chain and multi-consensus, one main cryptocurrency per chain”. How to understand multi-chain and cross-chain technologies? What is the difference between EKT and other …
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