10 Common Software Architecture Patterns: Expert Guide
Did you know that before starting a software development project, an architect needs to pick the software architecture for it? This is a common best practice in the tech industry that allows teams to make the most out of the software and create a better experience for users.
The Top Blockchain Protocols You Should Know
We’ve already covered different aspects and use cases of distributed ledger technology on our blog. Today we are going back to its core concepts, i.e., the consensus mechanism. We’ll explain the idea and introduce you to the significant enterprise blockchain protocols. But before that happens, let’s talk about the basics.
Tutorial: How to implement Service Discovery with Eureka (Java)
When developing a system with many services, we need to specify our target while performing requests. But if the location of this service gets changed, then we also have to change our configuration to make requests to the new location. And what if we have multiple workers performing the same job? Changing configuration each time can be troublesome.
What is the best programming language for AI?
The demand for artificial intelligence development is increasing, as solutions based on this technology have already revolutionized various sectors. If you’re planning to implement machine learning or deep learning in your project or searching for a way to get into the AI business, this article is for you. Check which languages work for AI development.
Blockchain governance: Guide by experts
Since public blockchains function as decentralized networks, they need to maintain a high level of fault tolerance to assure authenticity. This proves to be challenging and requires new forms of distributed governance. Otherwise, achieving the long-term sustainability of the entire blockchain network is next to impossible.
KYC in ICO Process
Legal issues are one of the Top 3 threats that can sink your ICO project. The reason behind this is simple: the legal landscape is changing quickly and you have to adjust your business to these changes. Delivering custom ICOs, we know that pain well enough.
What You Wish You Had Known Before Launching Your First ICO
The first Initial Coin Offering is a difficult experience. It’s a complex project involving multiple areas, including IT, marketing and security. Here’s a few comments from our team, based on our delivering multiple ICO projects for our clients.
Ethereum ERC-20 Standard Token Breakdown
Most of the major tokens based on Ethereum are ERC-20 compliant. If you plan to launch your own cryptocurrency based on this blockchain, it would probably be the best option to assure that you are compliant with this standard.
The Most Typical Mistakes in Smart Contracts – Based on 4soft Solidity Audits
When doing Solidity audits at 4soft we oftentimes find the same bugs and issues. Here’s a short list of the most common mistakes we encounter. We hope you can learn from them and take advantage when writing your own smart contract.
How to Fund a Supercar with an ICO – Arrinera example
They say there’s no better way to earn money for a new Lambo than trading in cryptocurrency, but there’s much more to it. An ICO is a brave new way to fund business projects – and it can be a way to create a new supercar.
51% Attack – Insights on Safety of Blockchain
Blockchain is ‘democratic’ in its nature, and assumes that the majority is right. It means that a group controlling more computing power than the other users combined can have the right to influence and exploit the system, getting away with stolen tokens.
ERC-721 Ethereum Standard – What is it for?
Ethereum Improvement Proposals are important part of blockchain development standardisation on this platform. The number 721 describes standard for non-fungible tokens. Here’s a short introduction to it, with all the basics you should know.
Top 3 Ethereum Competitors in 2018 (and how are they better)
Ethereum is the second most popular cryptocurrency after Bitcoin and the most popular platform that can run decentralized apps. But it is not the only one. There are competitors rising, and the stake is high.