Bloom presents a novel approach to move credit risk assessment to the blockchain. Credit scoring in the US is controlled largely by just one vendor. Globally, credit scoring is not feasible in parts of the world with underdeveloped financial markets. Bloom addresses these limitations by providing a decentralized credit scoring protocol powered by Ethereum and IPFS.
0x is an open, permissionless protocol allowing for ERC20 tokens to be traded on the Ethereum blockchain. The protocol aims to drive interoperability among decentralized applications (dApps) and create an open standard for exchange. 0x uses a publicly accessible system of smart contracts that can act as a shared infrastructure for dApps that incorporate exchange functionality.
CryptoKitties, developed by Axiom Zen, is one of the world’s first blockchain games centered around breedable, exchangeable and collectible CryptoKitty creatures. Each CryptoKitty is unique and is treated as a cryptocollectible to be bought, sold or traded. Ownership of CryptoKitties are tracked by the blockchain.
Basis is a stable cryptocurrency that is controlled through an algorithmic central bank. The value of Basis tokens are kept stable by expansion and contractions in the supply of Basis tokens similar to the way central banks buy and sell fiscal debt to stabilize purchasing power. Basis is pegged to values such as a fiat currency or a bundle of goods.