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Why Mintlayer doesn't have a Foundation
While foundations are typically beneficial for blockchain projects, Mintlayer doesn’t have a foundation because we want to encourage complete decentralization within the project, something which can become diluted.
Mintlayer Node - May 2022 Progress Report
Since beginning work on our new codebase in November of last year, Mintlayer has made significant progress towards our next testnet. A substantial amount of time has been devoted to the architecture and design of our node.
Mintlayer and Portal DeFi Cooperate To BUILD A Better Future
Mintlayer team and RBB Lab are pleased to announce a new collaboration with Portal DeFi, which is backed by Coinbase. Portal DeFi and Mintlayer have a shared vision.
Mintlayer Moves Off Substrate
In view of irreconcilable incompatibility between Substrate and Mintlayer’s long-term goals, Mintlayer has decided to port its existing feature base off Substrate and on to its own node written from scratch. In this article, we explain the rationale behind this decision in fair detail.
Disrupting Asset Tokenization: an Introduction to Mintlayer's ACL
While the centralized system of handling stock issuance has served well so far, now there is a technology to decentralize the process altogether: it is possible to stock issued directly as a token. The aim is to do this with the Access-Control List.
Bitcoin-Based protocol Mintlayer raises $5.2 million
Decentralized Finance protocol Mintlayer has secured $5.2 million via seed funding round. On top of this raise, it has formed a strategic partnership with San Marino innovation.
Why Mintlayer adopts BLS signature
In order to reduce the blocksize and speed up transactions, Mintlayer settled on the use of signature aggregation. The quicker verification and the ability to hide transactions through m-out-of-n multisig aggregation made BLS signatures the more attractive choice
GameStop fuss is just another reason why the world needs Mintlayer
When WallStreetBets pushed the GameStop shares to unimaginable highs by betting against the hedge funds that kept shorting, it had shown once again how decentralized finance is an unquestionable necessity for our times.
A new DEX concept for the future of finance
The concept of a Decentralized Exchange (DEX) in the crypto market has been around for at least seven years, originating around the time Bitsquare was founded in 2014.
The BlockInvest team explores Mintlayer as a potential blockchain infrastructure partner
The team of BlockInvest, a FinTech project known as a financial instrument marketplace, is partnering with Bitcoin’s second-layer protocol Mintlayer in pursuance of perfecting financial procedures for real estate owners and investors with the help of blockchain technology.
Bitcoin sidechain Mintlayer is the new standard for securities and stablecoins
The financial system’s future is not the interoperability between dozens of blockchains, but rather an ecosystem of tokenized assets (such as securities and stablecoins) built around a single blockchain.
Can Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) make use of decentralized protocols?
Central Bank Digital Currencies: a compromise between Bitcoin and fiat
Mission (im)possible? Dethroning Ethereum network
The Ethereum network is still congested as it was a month ago, and a month before that, starting around the same time when DeFi stole the media headlines.
Why DeFi’s Future Is With Non-Turing-Complete Smart Contracts
DeFi (short for Decentralised Finance) is not a new term, but it became a trending buzzword in the crypto community seemingly overnight.
The Future of Securities on Blockchain
The DeFi hype of 2020 is reminiscent of the ICO bubble of 2017-18. Rewind back a couple of years, when projects were popping up left and right, using blockchain technology to solve all that is wrong in the world.