#decentralization

Bisq Co-Founder Chris Beams: There’s a Fundamental and Ultimately Fatal Flaw In the Centralized Cryptocurrency Exchange Model

In the light of the recent Coincheck hack which resulted in theft of over $500 million in NEM (XEM) cryptocurrency, the ongoing debate on the importance of decentralized solutions is taking another turn highlighting issues such as the vulnerability of ‘traditional’ centralized platforms and users having to sacrifice the control of their private keys in […]

The Crypto Anarchist View: Smuggler and Frank Braun on Privacy and Importance of Decentralization

Today the future of Bitcoin is among the most widely discussed topics in the cryptocommunity. However, the fierce debate induced by hard forks and block size disagreements seem to have put other important aspects of cryptocurrency, like user privacy, to the back burner. The issue of personal privacy, though important, is but a part of […]

DECENT Content Distribution Platform Announces Official Launch Date

Blockchain content distribution platform DECENT has announced that it will launch on mainnet on Friday, June 30, 2017.

Fighting for Decentralization: Interview With Ethereum Classic Coordinator

It’s been almost six months since the fateful Ethereum hardfork that followed notorious The DAO attack. The turmoil around the fork has subsided since then, so now it’s high time to calmly assess the situation and take a closer look at Ethereum Classic.

Russian Celebrity Alexander Shulgin on Decentralization and Inevitability of a New Reality

The technological revolution including cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology is boggling the minds of the contemporaries, launching the most daring and fantastic scenarios of our civilization’s future. Talking with ForkLog, a well-known Russian visionary, composer, venture investor and founder of corporate group Familia Alexander Shulgin shared his vision of blockchain technology and the system of tomorrow’s […]

Lisk Launches Simultaneous Campaigns to Empower Blockchain and Energize Community

Lisk, the blockchain application platform, has launched an ambitious series of campaigns that will supercharge the democratic and decentralized nature of their blockchain while providing a foundation for long term sustainability and success.

GEO: Decentralization and Privacy Without Blockchain

Once bitcoin and other cryptocurrency networks have emerged, decentralization and privacy of transactions started to be associated with the concept of blockchain. Over the course of the bitcoin ecosystem’s development, the trend of centralization was gradually becoming apparent.

Kir Kelevra: Decentralized Centralization Is Coming

A short while ago, ForkLog conducted an own investigation of affairs around Ethereum Classic, mostly inspired by customer claims against exchanges. This time, we publish a translation of a private opinion of crypto-traders and bitcoin enthusiast Kir Kelevra as to Ethereum Classic and other processes that have shaken the industry over the recent months.

DECENT Content Distribution Network to Launch ICO

DECENT Network, the decentralized content distribution solution platform, has announced the crowdsale of its Decent (DCT) tokens. The DECENT Software Sale is aimed at creating a secure and independent publishing network powered by the blockchain technology.

First Decentralized Exchange Launched in Beta: Interview with Bitsquare Founder

Decentralized cryptocurrency exchange Bitsquare has finally launched in Beta on April 27. The exchange was presented to local Bitcoin community at Fab Lab event in Barcelona by project founder Manfred Karrer. The event is the “starting point of a 6 weeks tour through European cities to present Bitsquare at local Meetups and conferences.”

Decentralized Exchange Bitsquare to be Released in Beta

Decentralized cryptocurrency exchange Bitsquare has announced launch of its beta platform on April 27. The project features absence of any intermediaries and transactions in a peer-to-peer network. The exchange will be presented in Barcelona at Fab Lab. Cryptocurrency exchanging operations directly between users is a trader’s daydream, as it significantly reduces risks of an exchange […]

Blockchain Platform Waves to Create Kickstarter’s Killer

Creators of decentralized blockchain platform Waves intend to make blockchain-based crowdfunding a mass phenomenon. According to the project’s team, existing blockchain-based crowdfunding solutions still have inappropriately high entry threshold, as they require knowledge of cryptocurrencies, comprehension of their functioning, and lots of others specific aspects of the industry.