Category: Exclusives

CRYPTOPEDIA

What Are Stablecoins And Why They Are Not Stable. Review And Ratings

Stablecoins are a noble dream of combining the best properties of cryptocurrencies with the stability of (some) fiat currencies. As you know, an asset is considered money in the fullest sense of the word, if it is: medium of exchange; a store of value; unit of account; fungible, divisible and moveable. It is easy to see that not even all fiat currencies meet these requirements: it is difficult to consider as an meaningful means of savings, for example, the mark of the Weimar Republic with its hyperinflation in 1919-1923, also the modern Venezuelan bolivar also does not comply with the

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Blockchain In Odessa: HackFest Went More Than Successful

Last weekend, from the 17th till 18th of November, the Ukrainian Pearl by the Sea hosted a contest called Odessa Blockchain HackFest. Of course, the FNI Blockchain team visited the epicentre of events and is ready to share the results of the hackathon. At festivals like this, a non-standard solution and flexibility of mind are the best allies. By the way, almost all developers and supporters coped with the task with a bang. Quite a lot of interesting projects took part in the contest. Moreover, the teams in just 48 hours without any sleep, boosting themselves with litres of Red

CRYPTOPEDIA

Of Blockchain, Logistics And ‘What Is After?’

Today, technology has a tremendous impact on the fundamentals of the economy, business and government. They change people’s understanding of trade, property and the interaction of market players. The change of business models has led to a need for a technology that can ensure the transparency and security of all related processes – Blockchain. According to CB Insights, the blockchain will soon transform such industries as banking, finance, stock trading; cybersecurity; education and academic records; voting and election systems; car sales and leasing, car co-ownership, ride-sharing services; IoT (Internet of things – smart devices, sensors, sensors, transmitting data) and integrated

CRYPTOPEDIA

The Blockchain And Internet-of-Things: Huge Potential or Temporary Hype?

Internet-of-Things is one of the most popular topics for discussion alongside cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. What is IoT and why do we have to know about it? A brief overview of the future that is just around the corner. What is IoT? Internet-of-Things, or IoT, is the billions of physical devices in our world that are connected to the world wide web, collecting and distributing data. Thanks to the powerful technological progress that gave us wireless Internet and microprocessors, it is now possible to connect almost every device to the network: from the microwave to the plane. This allows the

Altcoin news

Details Of Crushing Office Of The OKCoin Crypto Exchange in Beijing

About a week ago, the OKCoin cryptocurrency market, whose headquarters is in the Chinese capital, was attacked by unidentified persons. To this day, the cryptocurrency exchange team did not disclose details of the incident that happened on October 23. FNI Blockchain collected all the available details in open sources and will tell all that is known at the moment. What has happened? In the morning, October 23, at about 2:00 pm, more than ten people broke into the Beijing office of OKCoin. The attackers broke down the door, smashed the elevator, attacked staff and insulted them, broke all the available

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Ripple (XRP): A Bumpy Ride To The Growth. When To Expect Maxima?

Why Ripple can become a “special” one? Recently, Ripple has gained popularity in the cryptoindustry. Company’s ambitions and aims are serious since the cryptocurrency platform for payment systems is ready to make a revolution in the banking sector. The system exists since 2012, but even then many skeptics did not pay enough attention. By nature, Ripple – is an alternative to the famous payment system SWIFT, however, Ripple is based on the open database, uses alignment process, which allows making an exchange in the distributed process. The cryptocurrency in its network is XRP. Put simply, Ripple – is a basic

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Is Anything So Bad: Tether Destroyed About Half A Billion Of Its Tokens

It seems that Tether simply can not live without problems in the past few months. FNI Blockchain has already written that both the coin and its developers got into a real storm – news from the right side about the bankruptcy of Noble Bank, then a real break – the withdrawal of 600 million tokens from the wallets. And now, it seems, the case smells like disgusting (at least, part of the crypto community sound the alarm). What happened? Last night, Tether’s team on Twitter announced that it would destroy more than 466 million tokens. Under the pretext of “buying

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Will The Hardfork Leave Monero Without Anonymity?

Today, on October 18,  hardfork is held in the Monero network. We can assume that the changes will make cryptocurrency even more anonymous than before. The main accent is aimed at the introduction of a new protocol called Bulletproofs. The developers note that its implementation will reduce the number of private anonymous transactions by 80%, and this will lead to a decrease in fees. After all, the main focus of this hardfork is focused on expanding the Monero network. As for the hardfork, it is held on the block numbered 1,685,555. This will make several important changes in the crypto

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Earnings On The Exchange Cryptoarbitrage: Is It Myth Or Reality

Recently, there has been a rather suspicious activity on the market for proposals on the use of interexchange cryptocurrency arbitrage. Industry newbies are getting engaged in a complex process by means of bright banners, native advertising, and also video reviews. However, the FNI Blockchain will help you find out whether it is really possible to make a profit on cryptocurrency arbitrage. Arbitrage is a definite order of operations for the purchase and sale of cryptocurrency on the selected exchanges. Let’s take a look at an example: the investor is a user of two cryptocurrency platforms, the prices of assets on

Altcoin news

Daily Cryptomarket Review, October 16: Uncertainty of BTC, TOP-10 turmoil and XRP motion

On Tuesday, October 16, the digital asset market had an unpleasant effect on investors. Many cryptocurrencies are located in the neutral zone, and some assets are in the red zone. The total market capitalization has sharply declined to $213 billion, while the daily trading volume has grown to $17.3 billion. At the same time, it is worth noting the growth rate of the dominance of the main cryptocurrency, which decreased to 54.0%. Bitcoin today settled at $ 6649, a decrease in the price of more than 1.1%. Most likely, the coin will slowly go down to $6,600. Ethereum is also

Blockchain news

Bounty: SCAM projects only?

Let’s examine what contributes to the success of the ICO. There is no need to be a serious blockchain expert to establish the relationship between the millions involved and a successful marketing strategy. And if earlier the team actively worked on their image, visiting different forums, working out documentation and focusing on advertising on social networks, now the situation has сcompletely changed. Large social networks have banned the advertising of cryptocurrency products and at the forums the participants simply “shake hands” in order to make new acquaintances. At the moment, industry enthusiasts are hoping for big investments, leapfrog stages of

Ico news

The Further Fate of Russian Projects After Attracting Tens Of Millions of Dollars for ICO

Analysts and experts stress that the ICO industry is rolling into the abyss. Only in January of this year, blockchain startups managed to attract more than $3 billion, and in August the amount was only $ 326 million. Moreover, according to  Autonomous Research analytical data, the global volume of ICO fell to its minimum in 16 months. However, in its boom times, some projects managed to jump into the last railway carriage of the departing train called “ICO”. Among these lucky ones were Russian projects. The editorial office of Rusbase talked with those who used to attract millions of dollars

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