An introduction to 0x - “an open protocol for decentralized exchange on the Ethereum blockchain.”
The author shares challenges of implementing apps on the blockchain.
This article maps most important players in the crypto universe. Main sections: The Infrastructure, Middleware and DevTech, Applications and Finance.
The second part of The Crypto Ecosystem - describes more sections (Asset Management, Crowdfunding and Lending, Banks, Real Estate, Insurance, Payroll, Blockchains, Miners, DevTech, Distributed computing, Data Storage, Privacy and Identity, Cryptocurrencies, Wallets, ATMs, Exchanges, Prediction markets, Analytics and resources, Legal, GovTech, Social Networks, IoT, Healthcare, Utilities).
2017/2018 crypto valuations are pretty much popularity contests. We are still not close to a time where valuations are in line with tech. Things are going to change when professional $ flows in, meaning institutions who actually do adequate research.
What DAOs are and how they work.
The article describes what Plasma Chain is and how it works.
Ethermint explained. The article describes main features of it: Web3 compatibility, seriously high throughput, horizontal scalability, transaction finality.
Fred Ehrsam on VR in context of the blockchain.
Vitalik Buterin explains different types of forks and goes through their pros and cons.
The article describes crypto ecosystem - a handy source as it contains links to mentioned companies.
The lengthy (83 pages) white-paper on a privacy in the age of quantum computing.