Tag: decentralized

The Sharing Economy on the Blockchain: the Next Step for Function X’s Decentralized Web

When we unveiled the Function X blockchain to the world, we applied it first to telephony and messaging. The XPhone, and the first blockchain phone call showed that we had a new protocol for communication that could take blockchain beyond the world of financial transfers. But our aims have been broader than using blockchain for ...

The Rise of Decentralized P2P Cryptocurrency Lending – Part 2

A representative, born in the mid-1990s, is now in charge of a crypto-based lending platform. He said although the team was established in May this year, it has already earned tens of millions of renminbi in transaction volume.

The Rise of Decentralized P2P Cryptocurrency Lending – Part 1

It was already noon when Chen Wen left the blockchain conference. He checked his calendar and realized that five more blockchain-related conferences were waiting for him. He went across Beijing in a day to attend these events.

Tencent Sues a Decentralized “WeChat”, Demanding Over $1 Million in Compensation

The internet titan Tencent, which owns the No. 1 messaging app in China, has filed a lawsuit against the developer and operator of the decentralized “WeChat” over “unfair competition dispute”, asking for 10 million yuan($1.43 million) in compensation, Chinese news outlet Beijing Morning Post reported on Wednesday. Tencent, Asia’s most valuable tech firm,accused the instant messenger dApp known as inChat of “almost ...

Decentralized Exchanges Seem Better, More Users Coming

The essence of decentralized exchanges lies mainly in their ability to attract trading the plethora of ERC-20 tokens that have flooded the crypto market in recent time...