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DAG Coins Used To Be The Hype. Can They Make A Comeback?

Directed Acyclic Graph is a system that doesn’t form a chain. Just like how it was called, it forms a graph. A decentralized technology that is basically blockless. Many people used to hype DAG-based cryptocurrencies a lot due to their theory of infinite scalability. Some people even were very convinced that DAG-based cryptocurrencies were like…

Should You Buy ETH Or ADA?

Ethereum is the ultimate and most mainstream solution to build smart contracts or DApps (decentralized applications). Since Ethereum went live in 2015, it has been the de-facto platform for anything related to smart contracts. Vitalik Buterin suddenly became very popular and worshipped in the crypto space. The ICO space in 2017, CryptoKitties in 2017, and…

Three Big Projects Riding the Polkadot HYPE

Polkadot is a blockchain that specializes in interoperability solutions. While there have been other blockchain platforms offering similar solutions in the past, none of them seems to get as much hype as Polkadot. Per CoinGecko’s crypto rankings, Polkadot is currently ranked inside the top 10 crypto rankings with over $3 billion market cap, higher than…

How do smart contracts work and why do they matter?

When Ethereum went live for the first time in 2015, everybody in the crypto space celebrated its creation. Ethereum single-handedly popularized the concept of smart contracts among the crypto community. Unlike previous generation blockchain platforms where they were only used for cross-border transactions, Ethereum has native capabilities to process smart contracts. It was deemed revolutionary,…