Algorand — a world-class blockchain powering secure and efficient frictionless exchange founded by Turing Award-winning cryptographer Silvio Micali from MIT — will be capturing official ratings and titles data from World Chess players on its decentralized…

A new reward plan has been added to the well-known inflation pool system at Stellar called the Community Staking Marathon. In addition to the payouts generated by the inflation mechanism, a time-based staking algorithm has been…

After public calls for innovation, seven central banks are now scouring submissions for the development of the world's first Regulated Digital Currency Operating System (DCOS) to manage the inevitable development of Central Bank Digital Currencies…

The team behind Avalanche, the highly-scalable, open-source platform for launching decentralized finance (DeFi) applications, has pulled USD$12m in a private token sale. Investment participants included Galaxy Digital, Bitmain, Initialized Capital, NGC Ventures, Dragonfly Capital, and…

The not-for-profit organization Algorand Foundation has cut a deal with Circle to bring fiat-backed stablecoin capability to Algorand. The stablecoin, called USD Coin (USDC), is allegedly the fastest-growing full-reserve US Dollar stablecoin. “Growth in mainstream…