Tezos (XTZ) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Tezos (XTZ)

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Tezos (XTZ), launched in September 2018, made headlines in 2017 when it raised a then record of $232 million during its ICO. The project faced several lawsuits and differences internally before launching its beta network in 2018.

Tezos is much like Ethereum, in that it is a decentralized network that is oriented towards smart contracts. The platform’s token, XTZ, is primarily used for governance, with holders receiving rewards for proposing protocol upgrades and contributing to the project. 

The Ethereum and Ethereum Classic split influenced the development vision of Tezos, with the Tezos executives saying that the splitting of communities and visions is precisely the kind of incident that Tezos wants to avoid, instead focusing on the community consensus via formal methods. 

Tezos aims to address the challenges associated with forks through self-amendment and on-chain governance. It recently implemented its first ever on-chain governance blockchain update. Tezos users staked their tokens to implement the first backwards incompatible change to the network, which was termed “Athens A.” The change, democratically conducted as a majority of users voted for this change, resulted in lowering the token threshold for one to be able to participate in the governance and voting process. 

It has been revealed that financial firm, Elevated Returns, which focuses on digitizing traditional assets, is planning to release $1 billion worth of Security Token Offerings (STOs) via the Tezos network, which would mark an important step in adoption for the network. Similarly, Latin America’s largest investment bank, BTG Pactual bank, has also announced that it would sell $1 billion worth of STOs on the Tezos blockchain.

In this tag, read Tezos (XTZ) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.

Bitcoin to 10K vs. PoS Tokens: A Turtle Race?

13 hours ago 5 minute read 2 comments Thomas Wolf

A month ago today, Bitcoin was doing quite well at just over $10,000 USD.  Ever since we've seen a continued struggle to retain that value and have been looking for some direction in a wishy-washy market.  Today, Bitcoin is hanging on strong but is s...

This month: Migration of $18 million worth STO form Ethereum to Tezos

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

This one was announced quite some time ago, but now that Elevated Returns has its infrastructure ready, apparently it's time for action. The $18 million value STO "Aspen Coin" that was initially issued on Ethereum, is planned to be migrated to Tezos...

These altcoins could generate gigantic gains against Bitcoin. ¿Start ALTSEASON?

8 Jul 2020 4 minute read 1 comment Crypto adict (Manu VZ)

Hello family, today we will analyze the behavior in the next weeks of Cardano, Cosmos & Tezos against Bitcoin.   XTZ / BTCTezos / Bitcoin As we can see in the graph, the price of Tezos in just two days has grown 12% against Bitcoin in the short term,...

The winners of the Tezos - Coinlist hackathon are announced

8 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

With over 1,000 developers that have registered for the one-month lasting hackathon, we can say this was a great success just by participation rate. For anyone who missed this, there are eleven workshops you can view online. Keep in mind that this is...

Chain Link hits all time high, Tezos to follow suit.

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Vms_Crypto

Altcoins have been taking the spot light by giving us a glimpse of the huge anticipated bull run we are due to see in the next year or so. While Bitcoin and Ethereum have been pretty much dormant a hand picked few altcoins have been making astronomic...

Elevated Returns announces digital exchange built on Tezos

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Allen Walters

Q3 seems to become a game-changer for Tezos as an STO platform. With Vertalo's announcement to finally launch their first batch of STO's worth $200 mill on Tezos in this quarter and Elevated returns making a simular announcement about their long plan...

Analyst predicts next bull run will see Bitcoin price to $150k and Ether $9k

6 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Vms_Crypto

Blockfyre is a cryptocurrency analysis company, the co-counder Simon Dedic stated the next bull run will rocket Bitcoin to $150k, Ether to $9k alongside a few other cryptos to outperform rest of the market. Although the 2017 bull run saw every singl...

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4 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments FreedomBuilder

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More than 1,000 developers have now signed up for the Tezos India Fellowship program

2 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

The Tezos India Foundation organizes an 8 weeks mentor-led program: the Tezos India Fellowship. This project is organized together with Devfolio and aims to train and incentivize developers to build on Tezos. The latest Tezos Hackathon, which lasted...

Best coins to invest in for the long run (5 - 10 years)

1 Jul 2020 3 minute read 19 comments MadMaxx

Hello, and welcome to another post. In this article, I'll be telling you my top 5 picks for the long term. These coins have gone through rigorous testing, and these were the criteria upon which I tested them: Usefulness: These coins had to try to be...