Sunday, September 22, 2019
Home > Decentralized

Nasdaq Lists New Index for Decentralized Finance Projects Called Defix

Nasdaq’s Defix index will offer real-time tracking of crypto assets of different blockchain projects like MakerDao, Augur, Gnosis, Numerai, 0x and Amoveo.U.S. Stock Exchange Nasdaq has announced the listing of a new index that offers “real-time” tracking of blockchain projects within the decentralized finance (DeFi) segment. Dubbed as Defix, the

Read More

Nasdaq Launches Decentralized Finance Index for Digital Assets

Major United States stock exchange Nasdaq has unveiled a blockchain decentralized finance (DeFi) index Defix (DEFX). According to a Defix press release published on Sept. 9, brokerage firm Exante streamlined the launch of the Defix index.A disparate group of crypto assetsThe index includes crypto assets of projects such as

Read More

Decentralized Brave Browser Tops Chrome in Google Play Rankings in Japan

The popularity of the decentralized blockchain-enabled web browser Brave continues to grow as it has outranked other browsers in Google Play rankings in Japan.Brave beats rival browsersAccording to a Reddit post on Sept. 8, this is the first time that the privacy-focused Brave browser has overtaken its rival browsers

Read More

Catalonia Announces a Decentralized ID System the Gov’t Won’t Control

The Catalan government announced IdentiCAT, a decentralized identity system. President Quim Torra and Minister of Digital Policies and Administration Jordi Puigneró announced the project on Saturday, local media outlet VilaWeb reported on Sept. 7. Notably, the government says it will not have access to the citizen’s data.Privacy protectionThe bidding

Read More

Should Crypto Stay Decentralized or Are CBDCs Better? Experts Answer

There are several countries around the world that are developing national blockchain-based digital currencies — such as Venezuela and its state-owned Petro (PTR), China and its plans to issue a government-backed digital currency, etc.We reached out to experts in the crypto and blockchain industries, central bank officials and researchers

Read More

Huobi Wallet to Support MakerDAO Tokens, Decentralized Applications

Major cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has added support for MakerDAO tokens and decentralized apps (DApps) in its wallet. Huobi Group shared the announcement with Cointelegraph on Aug. 19. MakerDAO has a stablecoin called Dai, a token named MKR, and applications including CPD Portal. The Maker project is a combination of its

Read More

Korean Crypto Platform ICON Launches Decentralized Passport Service

Korean crypto platform ICONLOOP has been busy despite the prolonged lull in altcoin activity. The latest development from the project is a blockchain-based self-sovereign identity authentication service.ICON Keeps Up Crypto InnovationMany crypto projects have fallen by the wayside as the prolonged altcoin winter keeps token prices on the floor. Some,

Read More