We propose to focus on other uses of blockchain tokens – those which are often overlooked in favor of the low-level opportunities which blockchain technology might provide, such as smart contracts. There is very strong untapped potential in a classical colored coins approach, and the WAVES platform is designed to realize this to its fullest extent.
Crypto Investment Platform Secures Seed Funding from Peter Thiel, Digital Currency Group
Venture capitalist and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel has invested in cryptocurrency investment platform Layer1, according to a press release published Dec. 19.San Francisco-based Layer1 has concluded a $2.1 million seed funding round backed by such industry players as Thiel, crypto-focused venture capital company Digital Currency Group, and American investor and Protégé Partners founder Jeffrey Tarrant, among others.
Following $120 Million Funding Round, Waves Token Price Jumps Over 30%
Global blockchain platform Waves has raised $120 million in a private funding round for its new project called Vostok, according to an official blog post published Dec. 19.The Vostok project is a "Universal blockchain solution" that combines two basic components - its own private blockchain platform, and the Vostok system integrator, a tool for developing and optimizing the platform.
Book a Workspace in London with Ethereum or Waves
Primalbase, a Dutch private start-up is launching a next-generation working space ecosystem in London.
Manufacturing Giant Rostec to Manage Data on Waves Blockchain Platform
Rostec, the Russian state-owned manufacturing conglomerate, is entering the blockchain fray.
Decentralized Exchange Waves Gets Hacked After $6 Million Debut
Launched July 24, 2018, Waves Decentralized Exchange allows users to exchange and issue their own tokens almost instantly.
Decentralized Exchange Waves Scored a $6 Million Debut. Then It Got Hacked
According to data provided to CoinDesk by the blockchain project Waves, the company's new decentralized exchange was facilitating $6 million of crypto transactions a day in beta testing last month.