Blockchain

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

“Blockchain, not Bitcoin.” This rallying cry became a hallmark of the 2017 market boom and continued to reverberate in the subsequent cryptocurrency bear market. Entrepreneurs and institutions from every corner of every industry tried to shoehorn blockchains into use cases for everything from pharmaceuticals to bananas.  “Just slap a blockchain on it,” the idea went, […]

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Ethereum 2.0 structured to be blockchain transcendent: MakerDAO founder

The term digital gold has been used on Crypto Twitter after several influencers pointed out similarities between Bitcoin and gold. While some thought that it was good to view Bitcoin as digital gold o The post Ethereum 2.0 structured to be blockchain transcendent: MakerDAO founder appeared first on AMBCrypto.

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Blockchain will be a routine, Australian Securities Exchange

The world’s leading commodity and stock exchange Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) recently turned heads by adopting blockchain for its new post-trade solution and improving its post-trade efficiency by reducing operational costs. Although the decision may have intrigued many at the time, ASX Deputy CEO, Peter Hiom, believes that blockchain will become a reasonably routine technology […]

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How Can Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Improve the Gambling Industry?

Integrating blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies may give the online gambling industry a solution for dealing with governmental restrictions and other roadblocks. How Can Blockchain Help Shift the Paradigm of the Gambling Industry? So, what is a blockchain? A blockchain is a digital ledger containing a growing list of records. Each record is a block, and […]

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MyEtherWallet chooses Rivet for Ethereum blockchain node services

MyEtherWallet (MEW), a  user interface client for interacting with the Ethereum network, has announced a new partnership with Rivet to provide for its blockchain infrastructure needs. Rivet was created by the same folks who designed OpenRelay, the first open source relayer built for 0x. Rivet provides a privacy-first node service that delivers fast, accurate, and […]

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Aeternity (AE) Blockchain Project Announces LIMA hard fork from Ethereum Blockchain

Aeternity (AE), a next-generation open-source distributed ledger technology (DLT) network that claims to offer developers a robust platform for the creation of decentralized applications (dApps), has launched its LIMA hard fork, to provide AE miners with the most up to date software and entirely hand over governance to the community, according to a press release […]

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After Painful 2018, Chinese Blockchain VCs Are Getting Back Into the Market

After the crypto market crash last year, Chinese venture capital firms are taking another look at blockchain.

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Bitcoin Dissident Sees Dark Warnings in China’s Blockchain Push

Grave concerns about the evolution of blockchain technology from someone who lived in China and used bitcoin for its censorship-resistant value.

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China Emerges as Unexpected Hub for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Developments

Around a year or two ago this time, it would’ve been laughable to suggest that China is going to become a global center for fintech innovation. Yet here we are today. China just passed a law regarding data encryption and cryptography that is set to be implemented in early 2020. Other than that Reuters reports […]

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Bitcoin Jumps 12% as China’s Xi Embraces Blockchain, Boosting Crypto Sentiment

Bitcoin prices surged Friday after the Chinese President said his countrymen should “seize the opportunity” afforded by blockchain technology.

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HTC’s Latest Blockchain Phone Can Run a Full Bitcoin Node

The Taiwanese electronics giant has launched the Exodus 1s phone with a built-in hardware wallet and the ability to support a bitcoin node.

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Digital Securities Exchange Taps R3’s Blockchain for Post-Trade Activities

U.K.-based Archax has inked a deal to use R3’s Corda Enterprise to handle post-trade processes for its digital securities exchange.

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Authorities arrest 340 via Bitcoin blockchain tracking in pedophilia case

Bitcoin blockchain tracking has made it possible for the authorities across the globe to help bring down a heinous ring of pedophilia and child pornography. The United States Department of Justice was able to take down an entire database of child pornography on the dark web namely; Welcome to Video. Reportedly, more than three hundred […]

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CoinShares, Blockchain Launches “Digital Gold” Token on Bitcoin Sidechain

A consortium of firms including CoinShares and Blockchain has launched a gold-backed token dubbed the “digital gold” (DGLD) token to be secured on the Bitcoin blockchain. In development for about two years, the DGLD network launched on October 15, 2019, with a supply reported to be backed by about $20 million worth of physical gold, […]

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Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin ETF Denied, Libra Loses Visa & eBay, SEC Crackdown on Telegram’s Blockchain

Another week, another of Crypto Tidbits. This week, Bitcoin traded within a relatively wide range — $8,200 to $8,900 — but is closing at a very similar level to last week.  Analysts are currently divided over what this consolidation means for the cryptocurrency market’s short-term future. Price action (or lack thereof) aside, this week was hectic […]

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US Army Seeks Blockchain Experts Who Can Trace Bitcoin in Real-Time

The United States Army Contracting Command of New Jersey has issued a pre-solicitation notice for cryptocurrency investigation service providers. The United States Army Contracting Command (ACC) of New Jersey has issued a pre-solicitation notice for cryptocurrency investigation service providers.  As a pre-solicitation, posted on July 25, the notice and the ACC’s responses do not bind […]

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Bitcoin and Blockchain Boosting Law Intended to Create Jobs

Bitcoin and its underlying technology blockchain are reinvigorating the law intended to create jobs: The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. Blockchain To Get the JOBS Act Right The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, colloquially known as the JOBS Act, is a law intended to create jobs in the United States. The concept behind it is […]

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High Throughput Blockchain Velas Lists on Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange BW.com

Coinspeaker High Throughput Blockchain Velas Lists on Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange BW.com Velas AG has announced that its native token is to be listed on a major cryptocurrency exchange. High Throughput Blockchain Velas Lists on Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange BW.com Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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Bitfury’s Crystal Blockchain Analytics Releases International Bitcoin Report

Crystal Blockchain Analytics, a spin-off of the Bitfury Group, has released a report covering the international flow of bitcoin, in light of the new Financial Action Task Force (FATF) guidelines on the global crypto space.  Crystal released this report on September 9, 2019, intending to produce a formal record of the sort of international bitcoin […]

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Can blockchain and cryptocurrency community save Amazon rainforest from certain doom?

A US-based non-profit organization Rainforest Foundation US has asked for help from blockchain and cryptocurrency community to come forward and save the Amazon rainforest from apparent destruction. Amazon is burning – and fast! Unless communities and organizations come forward to protect the rainforest from complete deforestation collectively, we need to start preparing ourselves for catastrophic […]

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Ethereum’s DApps to operate on Telegram’s blockchain via Solidity

This year, cryptocurrencies seem to have lured huge private tech companies like Facebook, JP Morgan, and Fidelity into the cryptocurrency market. The latest addition to this list is instant messaging service, Telegram, and it is set to launch its very own cryptocurrency “GRAM” very soon. On 1 September, the messaging giant will debut testing its […]

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The Success of a Blockchain Project Could Hinge on the Right Exchange Listing

The quest to develop and implement the real-world applications of blockchain technology is at its peak as the community races against one another to be the first ones to create something that could soon become the standard for that industry. However, irrespective of the effort, if these initiatives remain obscure, it will amount to nothing. […]

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Japan’s Largest Gift Card Exchange Expanding Internationally With Blockchain Firm

Amaten, a gift card marketplace, partnered with the Singapore-based cloud computing startup Aelf to make digital representations of gift cards.

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