Bitcoin Halving: Short-Term Consequences

The halving of Bitcoin happened 11 May 2020 and since then, one can notice the first short-term consequences. Interestingly enough, some of them are not caused by halving directly but rather follow the event because of the behavior of Bitcoin holders and miners. Let’s look at why Bitcoin got slow and if it is halving to blame first.

Crypto Payments: User Experience

The sphere of money transfers and the narrower sphere of cryptocurrency payments is developing fast thanks to the rapid evolution of global digital infrastructure. Only a few people anticipated this turn of events back in 1990s. The following material is aimed to provide a quick overview of the most promising ways to pay with cryptocurrency from the user’s perspective.

New Banking Ecosystems

Every bank is an ecosystem on its own. One can find several departments responsible for different activities in any banking institution. Since the end of the last century, we are seeing an increasing digitization of most major industries, and banks are not excluded from this process. Let’s see how these financial organizations improve and expand their ecosystems with today’s opportunities.

Catchain: The Consensus Algorithm of TON Blockchain

In our previous review, we made a general overview of Telegram Open Network and told you about the specific features in the operation of key nodes (validators) of TON Blockchain. In this article, we will elaborate on one of the key aspects affecting the security and correct operation of the TON blockchain — a protocol …