Latest Waves News

  • Interview: Colin Steil Offers an Insight Into the Cartesi Project
    Interview: Colin Steil Offers an Insight Into the Cartesi Project
    The Cartesi project has been making waves in the crypto and blockchain industry as it aims to make dApps more practical and scalable so that it can meet the ever-evolving real-world requirements.
  • The Three Most Controversial Bitcoin Price Models and What They Predict
    The Three Most Controversial Bitcoin Price Models and What They Predict
    Many are highly critical of the three highly popular models used widely by Bitcoin analysts — stock-to-flow, Hyperwaves, and Elliott Waves. There are several well-known Bitcoin price models and theories that are often highly debated and considered controversial.
  • Crypto Prediction Markets Face Competition From Facebook ‘Forecasts’
    Crypto Prediction Markets Face Competition From Facebook ‘Forecasts’
    Facebook’s Forecast app has been launched in beta even as the blockchain-based Augur platform readies for its v2 revamp. Facebook’s research and development engineers have launched a community platform built around predictions, encroaching on the territory of the emerging crypto-powered predictive market sector. Dubbed ‘Forecast’, Facebook’s new iOS app polls users on a variety of forward-facing issues, with respondents using in-app points to access surveys on the platform.
  • Let's Not Make a New ICO Bubble Out of DeFi, Says Waves CEO
    Let's Not Make a New ICO Bubble Out of DeFi, Says Waves CEO
    Waves founder Sasha Ivanov warns that decentralized finance's surge might have negative consequences. Decentralized finance’s (DeFi) surging popularity might backfire and hurt the forward-looking sector, Waves cryptocurrency platform founder and CEO Sasha Ivanov told Cointelegraph in a recent interview.  Ivanov compared DeFi to the 2017 ICO craze in a tweet earlier today, saying, “Please let's not make a new ICO bubble out of #DeFI.” When asked to elaborate on his statement, the Waves CEO noted that he strongly believes in DeFi, but is worried about the hype surrounding it: “DeFi is the future, but it's going to be coming through a bubble part of the cycle now, which can harm its long-term development.” In Ivanov’s opinion, DeFi networks tokens “are clearly utility tokens, and do have a mechanics that gives them valuation”.
  • 3 snippets to begin your day: Reddit and Ethereum, Ripple's new project and more
    3 snippets to begin your day: Reddit and Ethereum, Ripple's new project and more
    Reddit is serious about Ethereum Reddit, the popular social media platform, made waves last month after it announced that it was going ahead with an Ethereum-powered 'community points' rewards syst The post 3 snippets to begin your day: Reddit and Ethereum, Ripple's new project and more appeared first on AMBCrypto.
  • Waves Wants to Put an End to Bogus Blockchain Speed Claims
    Waves Wants to Put an End to Bogus Blockchain Speed Claims
    Waves Enterprise wants to ‘separate the chaff from the wheat’ when it comes to speed claims from blockchain networks, helping potential users make educated decisions. Waves Enterprise has created a framework for load testing of blockchain networks under real-life scenarios in order to provide greater transparency for potential clients. Original sin Transactional capacity or lack thereof has been a hotly contested discussion in the industry almost from the beginning.
  • Inactive Bitcoin Supply Reaches 4-Year High, Pointing to Bullish Sentiment
    Inactive Bitcoin Supply Reaches 4-Year High, Pointing to Bullish Sentiment
    A majority of bitcoins haven’t moved in at least a year, according to on-chain data, signaling investor confidence amid macroeconomic uncertainty.