The Blockchain Trilemma

Even though blockchains are generally considered to be superior to traditional networks, no single blockchain is perfect. Due to the inability to maximise the components scalability, security and decentralisation – the so-called Blockchain Trilemma – there are distinct use cases for different chains.

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Are blockchains that safe? Different types of attacks and how to prevent them

One of the advantages of the blockchain technology is supposed to be the added security and resilience to cyber attacks. The open-source nature of blockchains does make them an open target for different types of attacks though. We explore three popular attacks and how to prevent them.

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Swiss Blockchain & Crypto-Regulation takes shape

Switzerland is playing a leading role in creating optimal conditions for blockchain and cryptoassets. A "Distributed Ledger Technology" bill is currently being drafted in Berne to create legal certainty.This article…

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