Study: 75% of Dapp Transactions Are Now Made By Bots

AnChain.AI, a blockchain APT hacker group that provides AI-powered blockchain ecosystem security, according to CBInsights, released a report showing that the equivalent of $6 million in transaction volume was driven by rampant, malicious bot activity on Dapps in the first quarter of 2019. The report — the largest-scale study of malicious bots in the EOS […]

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Apple, Amazon Alums Behind Sharding Startup Raise $18 Million

Bucking the 2019 trend of fundraising on equity, one startup has completed a substantial token presale. Harmony announced Tuesday that it raised $18 million from an array of investors that includes Hong Kong’s Lemniscap VC, Australia’s BCA Fund, Singapore’s UniValues Associates and Silicon Valley’s Consensus Capital, among others. Co-founder Nick White told CoinDesk that selling […]

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It’s About Time DApps Unlocked the Mass-Market Momentum for Blockchain

Introduction There’s more to Blockchain technology than Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. At its fundamental level, Blockchain technology engenders trusts in inherently trustless environments. Protocol blockchains such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS, GoChain, Steem and xDai have provided a launchpad for developers to work on DApps. DApps are typically open source applications not owned by anyone, immune […]

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