Parallel Garden uses hydroponic crop cultivation to deal with the environmental impact of cryptocurrency mining, and provides a prototype alternative to destructive mainstream agriculture practices. In the Bistro Cafe in the Letna district in Prague, visitors may be struck by a laddering row of pipes, with sprouting crops popping out of them. This ...
Transparency must be treated as a fundamental pillar of our justice system. ​Police bodycams are an essential piece of equipment for modern law enforcement. The evidence contained on these cameras can be the difference between someone spending the rest of their life in jail or walking out of the courtroom a free man. The authenticity of bodyca...
'Third times a charm' for this particular article with it's hat-trick airing on Decentralize.Today as our 10th and final contribution to the Year end Replay Roundup for 2019. On this occasion  Miguel Cuneta's article hasn't been updated but remains as a powerful and raw reminder of the early volatility of the nascent Bitcoi...
Ninth but not least or last in our Top Ten round up for 2019 is an article first published in November that struck a chord with us, not only did it come from one of DT's band of regular contributors, Dadon, but it also sought to look into the future as many do at this point in the temporal cycle.....enjoy!Was I shocked when I sa...
As we head into the end of 2019 (for those of us who observe or use the Gregorian calendar), the team at Decentralize.Today thought it would be a worthwhile exercise (as well as a bit of fun) to rerun some of our most popular articles as well as some personal favourites. So starting today and every other day, but in no particular order, f...
​2/10.......Today''s daily (re) dose of decentralization is an article from August of this year by a new contributor to DT, O.S. Layman, and whilst the piece shows why you should be careful what you wish for and the difficulty of predictions in the crypto-new age, it illustrates the point that the revolution won't happen ov...
As part of our on-going Tweetstorm Series, we showcase excellent Twitter threads on the most interesting topics in the industry and publish them here on Decentralize.Today. Today we feature Lucas Nuzzi, a Bitcoiner since 2012 and Director of Technology Research at Digital Asset Research , a trusted source of independen...
​It has long been a "Hot" debate on what the actual use case of "Digital currency" is.I have seen for myself the arguments and opinions on the true value and or use case of blockchain evolve over the years, from claims it's only use was to facilitate criminal activity to the realizations of the powerful positives and negatives that distributed syst...
Welcome to Part Three of this three-part series on privacy coins. Here, I will make the concluding remarks of this series, proclaim my loyalties based on the analysis of Part Two, and plant my flag. This section gives some of my clear opinions on privacy coins, and analyzes my favorite privacy coin, Particl. Overall AnalysisIn my opinion, the most ...
Welcome to Part Two of this three-part series on privacy coins. Part One gave us the background for why privacy coins exist and how they work to introduce fungibility to the payment network through various privacy protocols. Part Two deals with how to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of a privacy coin, relative to others and according to your ...
Democracy has been a pillar of Western civilization since Ancient Greece, and it serves as a central features in the smallest communities and up to global politics today. While advocating for freedom of expression, equal representation and giving voice to the will of the people, some elements of democracy remain more efficient on paper than in prac...
If you're looking for a quick and easy way to assess what the best privacy coin in the current space is, which has the best features, or which is most likely to give high returns, then this is not that guide. My goal is to give you the power to make your own decisions, to clearly state my biases, and educate. I really wanted to understand this nich...
Last Friday night, the usual party vibe and free flow of booze was also filled with talks on Bitcoin and how Paxful, a leader in peer-to-peer bitcoin trading marketplaces in the world, is able to streamline the process of buying and selling bitcoin. Headlining the event was Aleksei Petrov, Customer Support Specialist for Paxful Inc."Bitcoin an...
This week, we are launching our revamped site which we believe is more user friendly and which we know is even more privacy friendly than ever before. A lot of our design changes are at the backend but the net impact is to ensure that we get our articles and features out to you in a more timely and digestible fashion.We have also upgraded our conte...
Learning lessons in blockchain governance from crypto-foundations, open protocols, and everything in between In a much longer post, I dived into the details of how governance models have evolved throughout the blockchain ecosystem since the first DAO developed in 2015. The analysis reviews the Ethereum DAO, Decred, adChain, EOSio, DigixDAO, the Ent...
Women in Blockchain: Impacting the Future meetup, hosted by Blockchain Space and in cooperation with Consensys and Emfarsis consulting, was held on the 23rd of October 2019. Thessy Mehrain, the speaker for the event provided an introduction to the values, mission and motivation for Women in Blockchain. Here she talked to the attendees about WiB NYC...
Anthony Xie is a Medium writer and contributor on Decentralize Today. For more of his work, you can Follow him on Medium.On coinmarketcap alone, there are 2,347 unique cryptocurrencies listed as of September 3, 2019.At HodlBot we help you navigate the cryptocurrency market by automatically diversifying and rebalancing your cryptocurrency portf...
Press Release - BlockShow has announced that they will place Gabriel Yang as their new Head of Asia amidst the buildup of momentum for BlockShow Asia 2019, which has been dubbed as the Festival of Decentralized Technology. The mega conference will be held in Singapore's Marina Bay Sands hotel between November 14-15, 2019. He is the former...
Check your Bitcoin "wallet". What do you see? You see that you have an "account". You see a "balance". You see "Send" and Receive". It looks like, well, any normal bank account or digital wallet out there. Bitcoin seems to be just a slow, clunky, and weird "payment" solution for geeks and anarchists.But, when you look at the Bitcoin software and co...
"Change Is The Only Constant". This line perhaps captures the best essence of survival. If one needs to survive in the competition, it needs to change. In terms of technology, the change is often referred to as 'Development'. Bitcoin is no exception. Despite being the world's number one cryptocurrency in terms of price, volume and market capit...