Interested in learning how to deploy and interact with smart contracts on Ethereum, all from within the JVM? In this session, Conor Svensson gives you a 101 on smart contracts and Ethereum blockchain.
Blockchain’s growth cannot be understated. But, are we currently in the golden age of blockchain, or is the best yet to come? Take a speculative look at what the golden future of the blockchain industry holds and what industries it will change.
Blockchain is a communal effort; why would building the next-gem blockchain platform be any different? In this article, Vladislav Dramaliev explains why community input is imperative for the future of blockchain and the key to mainstream adoption.
The latest release of Hyperledger Fabric, v1.4 marks a very important milestone: it is the first LTS release. This means that the Fabric maintainers will provide bug fixes for a period of one year [from the date of release: January 10, 2019]. Let’s have a closer look at this release.
Decentralization is about freedom, flexibility, and choice and blockchain is just one more tool; one that can help in decentralized contexts, but a tool is always less important than the goal. We caught up with Ricardo J. Méndez, Technical Director at Samsung NEXT to discuss the importance of decentralization, his blockchain predictions for 2019 and the decentralized technologies that are gaining ground right now.
How are copycat-only projects denying resources and users from projects with a proven history of creativity and disruption? In this article, Kee Jeffreys explains how looking ahead at a more mature blockchain market, only the true innovators will survive.
While the number of blockchain-related jobs is constantly increasing and you are probably wondering what are the necessary skills to enter the industry, Tempson True prepared a list with the most valuable skills you will need if you want to become a high-paying blockchain developer. Make sure to keep notes!
While barriers are growing for the unbanked and underbanked in day-to-day life, they’re shrinking in the world of cryptocurrency. In this article, Sheffield Clark gives an overview of the digital economy.
What are the best practices when it comes to blockchain ledgers? In this article by Igor Barinov, learn about the importance of block explorers and how to use BlockScout to your best advantage. This open source tool was created with the needs of developers in mind.
Hyperledger Global Forum is behind us but now’s the perfect time for an overview of the most important announcements, plans, and takeaways. In this interview, we speak with Brian Behlendorf about what the future holds for blockchain, how certifications are changing the enterprise and the goals of Hyperledger in 2019.
Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.1 was announced earlier this month. The latest release focuses on two major new features, namely an improved consensus interface and support for WebAssembly smart contracts. We talked to James Mitchell, Sawtooth maintainer and president of Bitwise IO about the most important changes in Sawtooth 1.1, its use cases and what’s next for this framework.
Hyperledger Global Forum is behind us but now’s the perfect time for an overview of the most important announcements, plans, and takeaways. Stay tuned for an interview with Brian Behlendorf, the Executive Director of Hyperledger!
If you operationally treat blockchain networks largely the same and then build your continuous integration/continuous deployment and other systems just as you would for software built on previous generations of technology, then you have an ability to leverage all the niceties that cloud environments offer. We talked to Casey Kuhlman, CEO of Monax about the benefits of running blockchains in the cloud, the lessons learned and his blockchain predictions for 2019.
Zhuling Chen introduces the serious potential of side chains on a blockchain, for reducing the congestion that comes along with a higher volume of users, so that transactions are not slowed down. With this new technological infrastructure, a parallel processing will be easier and allow a higher level of customization of dApps. It is the way to handle a high traffic and speed up the system.