Tag Archives: financial

Prism

This post is about a Use Case that actually exists.  I would like to give a big shout-out to Reine Revere who gave an excellent talk at the Decentralized Web Montreal meetup on July 28 I hope this post will summarize all she said but any errors or oversimplifications are my alone.  The program is called …

Oracles

Introduction An Oracle is an Ethereum program that can put market prices on the Ethereum blockchain for other programs to reference.  It takes prices (generally publicly available for other websites) and sends them onto the Ethereum blockchain in a publicly available manner.  The prices are usually for a tradeable asset, like ETH, Bitcoin, another altcoin …