Tag: bitcointrading

Forecasting Bitcoin price using quantitative models, Part 4

Forecasting Bitcoin price using quantitative models, Part 4 An intellectual attempt to estimate Bitcoin’s price, corrected according to the hash rate metric. ERRORThis is Part Four of a multipart series that aims to answer the following question: What is the “fundamental value” of Bitcoin? Part One is about the value of scarcity, Part Two — […]

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Altcoin Roundup: DEXs come to the rescue after China bans crypto

Altcoin Roundup: DEXs come to the rescue after China bans crypto China’s wide-spanning crypto ban puts a hefty dent in token values, but the surge in DEX volumes and BTC’s pop above $55,000 suggest the move was a blessing in disguise. ERROROver the past few months, there have been some major developments coming out of […]

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Survivorship bias has led to an imbalance in the crypto ecosystem

Survivorship bias has led to an imbalance in the crypto ecosystem Until cryptocurrency is accessible to people for non-investment purposes, the market’s growth runs the risk of stagnating. ERRORWith success comes a survivor bias ― the logical error of concentrating on people or things that made it past a selection process while overlooking those that […]

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Infura, Truffle, and MetaMask To Support Optimistic Ethereum

In time for the launch of Optimism, Infura, Truffle, and MetaMask will release a suite of developer tools to support dapps deploying on Optimistic Ethereum. New York, NY, June 17, 2021  — Today, ConsenSys announced support for Optimistic Ethereum, the Layer 2 scaling solution developed by Optimism. Optimistic Ethereum uses an “optimistic rollup” solution to […]

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Quara Holding Joins ConsenSys Partner Program

ConsenSys’ Ethereum technology will be used across Quara Holding’s ecosystem of companies in a number of sectors including finance, real estate, supply chain, government, healthcare, oil & gas, e-commerce and education. Saudi Arabia, June 4, 2021 — KSA-based company Quara Holding has announced a ground-breaking partnership with ConsenSys and its best-in-class products powering the blockchain […]

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Want to Really Understand Blockchain? You Need to Understand State

The history of the Web and what decentralized networks mean for data sovereignty and the future of trust online. Web 1.0: Gen X, HTML, and the Text-Based Internet In the booming ’90s, as Reality Bites and Friends dominated a certain segment of mainstream American culture, personal computers and Internet technology gave rise to the Web. […]

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MetaMask Surpasses 10 Million MAUs, Making It The World's Leading Non-Custodial Crypto Wallet

From 545,080 monthly active users in July 2020 to 10,354,279 in August 2021, MetaMask has grown over 1,800% in just one year. New York, NY, August 31st, 2021 — ConsenSys announced today that MetaMask now has more than 10 million monthly active users. This represents a 19x growth compared to July 2020, and positions MetaMask as […]

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ConsenSys Evolves Customer Experience and Trust With LivePerson

ConsenSys is partnering with LivePerson to provide conversational AI support for its blockchain and crypto communities, starting with users of leading crypto wallet MetaMask. ​In its constant quest to hone its support services for Web3 users, ConsenSys is partnering with LivePerson to provide conversational AI support for its blockchain and crypto communities, starting with users […]

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Half A Million Black Female Developers To Be Trained By 2030 To Tackle Diversity In Blockchain

ConsenSys and Black Women in Blockchain Council team up to exponentially grow the presence of black women developers in blockchain. ConsenSys and Black Women in Blockchain Council team up toward the ambitious objective to exponentially grow the presence of black women developers in the blockchain industry. As of  2018, less than a thousand black women in […]

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BlockCrushr Dismisses Lawsuit Against ConsenSys

BlockCrushr has dismissed the lawsuit against ConsenSys with prejudice after review of the evidence provided in discovery established that BlockCrushr’s claims were entirely without merit. BlockCrushr, Inc. (“BlockCrushr”) and ConsenSys Inc. (“ConsenSys”) are pleased to announce that the parties have resolved BlockCrushr’s lawsuit against ConsenSys and several related entities (BlockCrushr, Inc. v. ConsenSys Inc., et […]

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GroundX Partners with ConsenSys, Wins Bank of Korea Central Bank Digital Currency Project

GroundX, a blockchain affiliate of Kakao Corp., developed Klaytn, a public blockchain with Ethereum compatibility and partnered with ConsenSys to begin work on the Central Bank of Korea CBDC architecture. Hong Kong, July 21, 2021  — Today ConsenSys is proud to announce it will be the lead technical partner for GroundX’s winning bid for the […]

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#BuildWithConsenSys on Discord: Women in Blockchain – discussing ideas around increasing equality & community

THURS, APR 15 @ 10AM PT – Join ConsenSys DevRel and special guest Thessy Mehrain from ConsenSys in an open discussion on working towards equality, women in blockchain, and solutions needed to build products, communities, and economies that work for all. Join us for another “Build with ConsenSys” weekly Discord session this Thursday, April 15 […]

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Infura Transactions (ITX) Simplifies Transaction Management on Ethereum

With ITX, enterprise developers can transact with prepaid accounts, without holding ETH on their balance sheets, and letting Infura manage their transactions. New York, NY, September 14, 2021 — Infura, a ConsenSys product providing the world’s leading suite of blockchain developer tools, today announced the public release of its Ethereum transaction relaying service, Infura Transactions […]

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#BuildWithConsenSys on Discord: Developer Office Hours – Let's talk!

THURS, APR 29 @ 10AM PT – This week, the ConsenSys Developer Relations team will be doing an office hours and opening up the session for developers to ask questions, pick our brains, talk about current blockchain topics, and share what you’re building with ConsenSys tools. Join us for another “Build with ConsenSys” weekly Discord […]

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Charting The Path To Proof of Stake Ethereum

Researchers and client teams successfully simulated a testnet between consensus clients and execution clients for Proof of Stake Ethereum. Proof of Stake (PoS) is coming to Ethereum, perhaps by the end of the year, definitely by early 2022. This upgrade will fundamentally change how the Ethereum blockchain comes to consensus every 12 seconds.  99.95% more […]

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Zero-Knowledge Proofs: STARKs vs SNARKs

Zero-knowledge proof technologies bring privacy to Ethereum. Two of the most compelling zero-knowledge technologies in the market today are zk-STARKs and zk-SNARKs Conflict between new technologies Throughout history, there have always been similar technologies coming to market around the same time that seek similar results but approach the problem in differing ways. When this market […]

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Crossing the Chasm: The Surge in Institutional Adoption of DeFi

Through DeFi, the entire financial system is being rebuilt from first principles with more security, transparency and interoperability—in weeks and months rather than years and decades. With radical financial innovation and growth comes radical investment returns and opportunity, leading to more and more institutional capital flooding into this space. As Matt Ridley famously noted, innovation […]

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What is ConsenSys Quorum?

ConsenSys Quorum is an open-source protocol layer that builds upon the success of decentralized Ethereum, the world’s value settlement layer. Many solutions exist in the marketplace today for business networks that are looking to synchronize processes, exchange value, and create network-level trust in what is being shared. However, very few address these challenges together like […]

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What is EIP-1559? How Will It Change Ethereum?

EIP-1559 will change Ethereum’s fee market mechanism. In this post we answer the main questions that Ethereum holders, dapp users, and developers have about EIP-1559, which will be included in the London Hard Fork in July. It’s not everyday that mainstream financial media outlets mention specific Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs). EIP-1559 bucks this trend. One […]

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Checklist for Institutions: Getting Started in DeFi

Four steps to prepare crypto funds, family offices, and financial institutions to access and engage in DeFi. Decentralized finance—DeFi—refers to the shift from traditional, centralized financial systems to peer-to-peer finance enabled by the Ethereum blockchain. In 2021, the DeFi ecosystem grew by over 20x. It has attracted millions of users and many of the world’s […]

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