an international digital security provider, announced that it will use R3’s
Corda enterprise blockchain to address a problem that affects us all: digital
world where it is becoming increasingly difficult, and critical, to prove that
you are who you say you are (and that potential imposters are not), leveraging
distributed ledger technology to manage identities online may prove a
is a key selling point of most public blockchain platforms. But what does
decentralization mean, specifically? And how does a blockchain, or distributed
ledger technology (DLT) as it is also known, provide decentralization to its
users without compromising the privacy, security or reliability of blockchain
Particl has become
known in the cryptocurrency world for building a blockchain-based ecommerce
platform. Yet Particl’s vision is not limited to enabling users to buy and sell
products using BTC, PART or other cryptocurrencies.
Particl is also creating an all-purpose privacy platform that
anyone can use to build decentralized apps (DApps) that leverage Particl’s unique
privacy features — kind of like Ethereum but with a stronger focus on privacy. On
a platform like Ethereum, developers would have to build special privacy
features themselves if they want their app to include them. With Particl, no
special effort is required because privacy is built into the platform and PART
upon a time, Bitcoin was the beginning and the end of the cryptocurrency market.
Today, while still the largest, Bitcoin is merely one of dozens of important
coins and tokens. From Ethereum to Bitcoin Cash to Particl to SALT, the market
is flooded with other blockchain-based projects.
many of these coins compete with each other in various ways, they are not all
identical. Regarding privacy, they generally fall into two main categories: public
and private. Public coins offer a degree of anonymity but focus on other areas.
Others place privacy first and foremost.
cryptocurrency is the best? That’s a heated question to ask and an impossible
one to answer.
an ecommerce blockchain startup, wants to free users from having to answer that
question. The project is building a cryptocurrency-agnostic ecommerce platform,
where users can buy and sell using the coin of their choice.