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.

The curious case of TZ button

20 Feb 2021 1 minute read 1 comment VNFC

Maybe you remember that movie with a long and unusual name: The curious case of Benjamin Button. The film is presenting the life of a man who is starting to live as an old person and died as a baby. And the boy is starting to grow :) ... ...and gro...

Can Elrond EGLD hit again $200?

18 Feb 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Cryptofab

Elrond EGLD (eGold) has surged from $8 to $158 in a 90 days... How far can it go? The recent launch of Maiar is pumping the price higher, which is also due to their referral program. Please use my referall link below to earn $10: https://get.maiar.co...

Why Tezos pulled off the biggest cryptocurrency ICO.

17 Feb 2021 5 minute read 7 comments Dzoelx

source On July, 14 2017, Tezos foundation completed its fundraising program for the then highly anticipated Tezos blockchain. Raking in over 65,000 (sixty-five thousand) Bitcoin and 361,000 Ethereum coins. Tezos’ $230 million dollars ICO sent shivers...

Ethereum developers are only big fish in a little pond

14 Feb 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Al27x

This post is the first in a series on where I see Ethereum going - and I'm keen to hear what you think. Please comment on the article if you feel like sharing. Lets get started... In a recent article that Twister wrote, he mentions 2 key reasons why...

Tezos NFT'S can now be traded on Opensea

12 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Sajjad570

Opensea, the largest online NFT trading platform is going to integrate Tezos based NFT's. After Ethereum Tezos will be second blockchain to be added on the platform. Opensea will use FA-2 standard for Tezos which is similar to Ethereum’s ERC-1155. F...

Liquidity Baking: A Decentralized XTZ / TZBTC Pair – Part 1

7 Feb 2021 6 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

This article was first published on XTZ.news. For all Tezos news you can follow me here, or follow @XTZNews on twitter for more content. Liquidity Baking is a very new concept and the proposal is still in draft status. As the proposal is in draft and...

XTZ back to $4 soon?

30 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Cryptofab

Tezos has always been one of the best competitors of Ethereum as a smart contract blockchain. XTZ reached its ATH at $4.44 last summer before decreasing and has remained between $2 and $3 until December. However, XTZ started to exceed again $3 when t...

Staking Rewards Binance US

29 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments cliffhop23

Currently there are multiple tokens available on Binanace US available to generate staking Rewards.  The rewards are paid out once a Month.  The Highest APY is produced by ATOM around 10% followed by Algorand, XTZ Tezos, One, Vechain.  The latest co...

SEXP: a Tezos-based Synthetic Exchange

27 Jan 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

This article was first published on XTZ.news. For all Tezos news you can follow me here, or follow @XTZNews on twitter for more content. While still in heavy development, the decentralized exchange that will go by the name of SEXP (Synthetic Exchange...

Tezos and Promising Projects

27 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments curation-man

The New York-based technology organization reported another update, another advance that allows Tezos customers to effectively arrange and link with decentralized autonomous platforms (DAOs) to make a local area boardroom structure. Advance Cost of C...