UN blockchain tool aims to improve land registry in Afghanistan’s cities

The United Nations has released a blockchain-powered solution to help the Afghan government manage property ownership issues in the country’s urban areas.According to...

DeFi and Eth2 are whole new convos for regulators, says SEC’s Hester Peirce

Hester Peirce, commissioner for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, explained during an exclusive interview with Cointelegraph that decentralized finance, also known...

China Construction Bank’s blockchain bond efforts take a new direction

China Construction Bank, the world’s second-largest bank by assets, is cooperating with Malaysian and Singaporean partners to test blockchain technology for use in...

Swiss National Bank and BIS complete digital currency proofs-of-concept

The Bank for International Settlements and the Swiss National Bank and are exploring the benefits of implementing a central bank digital currency, or...

Polkadot is a ‘bet against blockchain maximalism’

Polkadot doesn’t have to be an “Ethereum killer” to succeed, according to protocol founder Gavin Wood. In a “fireside chat” with podcaster Laura Shin...

Canada could launch CBDC sooner than expected, central bank exec says

Timothy Lane, deputy governor of the Bank of Canada and head of research at the bank’s fintech and crypto department, claimed that Canada’s...

DeFi project Aave unlocks collateral with version 2 release

The decentralized finance niche of crypto has boomed in 2020, paying users interest on locked funds (collateral) in exchange for loans. DeFi protocol...

Dangers of hosting your own Eth2 node, explained

Allnodes can offer an affordable alternative to doing everything yourself, reducing the risks of financial penalties and slashing. The company offers an...

US lawmakers seek to make stablecoins illegal without federal approval

A new bill, introduced to US Congress on Wednesday night, could enforce blanket regulation on all stablecoins. If passed, any service provided in...

The challenges of Eth2 staking, explained

There are three key roles within the Stkr ecosystem. Providers deliver the computing resources that drive the Eth2 nodes — and they...
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