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Facebook’s Crypto Project Libra Get Backing From Uber, Paypal

June 18, 2019
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Social networking giant Facebook is all set to unveil its much-talked-about cryptocurrency Libra next week. California-based firm has also managed to get backings of over dozen of financial and internet services firms for the project. According to the Wall Street Journal report, Facebook has signed up comp...

Importance Of Facebook’s Globalcoin

June 17, 2019
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It’s expected that Facebook’s cryptocurrency will be good for blockchain. It for sure is going to take some market share from a few smaller coins and even cause a dip or two in bitcoin if it really gets legs, however, more importantly, it will help in accelerated mass adoption — something that’s bett...

Interview With The Founder & CEO Of ImagineBC – Erik Rind

June 14, 2019
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What was your ultimate motivation for getting involved in entrepreneurship and how did you make your entrepreneurship goals come true? I’m a very reluctant entrepreneur. My journey began almost three decades ago when I left Price Waterhouse to chase the dream of creating a new standard in technology for pa...

Asset Tokenization To Open Up UK Property Investment To The World

June 13, 2019
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BRIKCOIN is a UK based private real estate development company that is tokenizing their affordable housing developments and allowing anyone from around the world to invest in their properties through their website. The company was founded by two UK property industry veterans and supported by blockchain and...

Alibaba Group and ABBC Foundation reach worldwide settlement for Alibabacoin trademark

March 12, 2019
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After a long dispute over trademarks, ABBC Foundation issue an announcement. Here is the statement that they released today: “Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. (Alibaba) and ABBC Blockchain IT Solutions LLC (ABBC) today announced that they had reached a worldwide settlement of claims involving use of the name AL...

AZ FundChain – When Crowdfunding Met Blockchain

March 4, 2019
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Blockchain technology is beyond finance or cryptocurrency as the world has already started finding ways to exploit this technology. Blockchain has attained a valuable place in other sectors like art, energy, and agriculture. Thanks to the adaptability and serviceability of blockchain that it is now being u...

SmartBnk: An Easy and Inclusive Solution for Token Banking Ecosystem

March 1, 2019
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SmartBnk, a decentralized business structure, has proved to be the catalyst for the mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies and has exploited the power of Blockchain technology for a much simpler token banking platform. The problem with traditional token banking systems is the fragmentation in the  ec...

Intelli Network: Anonymous Decentralized Crime Intelligence

February 19, 2019
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Traditional crime reporting is a process with a critical flaw: there is no direct feedback of information from the black box of law enforcement to the citizens reporting crimes. This means that the statistics and real-time reporting from law enforcement can be altered in ways that can cloud the reality of ...

Crypto website bitcoin-gear.com launches new bitcoin affiliate program.

February 9, 2019
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Website bitcoin-gear.com, the biggest bitcoin merchandise website on the web, has recently announced the launch of its new bitcoin affiliate program. The bitcoin affiliate program offers a 10% commission, calculated on the total order value, whenever a referral makes a purchase. “A lot of crypto content cr...

The Rise Of Smart Securities And Private Blockchains

February 4, 2019
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The offerings of digitized securities are expanding rapidly. In January, I attended Atomic Capital’s Digital Asset event, at which they announced a partnership with Agenus a Biotech company, offering a digital security around a drug in clinical trials. The initial asset to be tokenized is the future US ass...

Positive Uptrend for MGO As Game Developers Favor It Over Fiat Currency

February 1, 2019
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Over the last two weeks, game developers and publishers using the Xsolla platform are able to withdraw the profits directly from MobileGo (MGO) tokens rather than in fiat currency. It is important to note that Xsolla supports several payment systems and assets. So why there is a sudden rise in popularity o...

NULS is Laying Down the Underlying Framework Necessary to Capture A Trillion Dollar Market

January 25, 2019
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The software framework has become a must-have toolkit in today’s commercial application development due to its advantages of reducing development costs, while improving system scalability and maintainability. The market value of applications developed using software framework has already exceeded $1 ...

Build a Blockchain PoC Application using Hyperledger Fabric

January 24, 2019
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This piece is about my experience in creating a blockchain PoC application for land and title recording on blockchain leveraging Hyperledger Fabric (HF) blockchain platform. It may benefit those who just got started on HF or intend to learn it and for those who are already experienced in HF it may offer an...

10 Projects that Prove ICO are Alive and Well

January 23, 2019
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You know when you’re walking down the street and find a $10 bill? That’s bonus money. It’s a nice little present — extra cash, given to you by the grace of God. That’s the money you take, and instead of spending it on a Starbucks latte, you can invest in an ICO. Your coffee is not going to

MGO Tokens: What was done in 2018 and what to expect from 2019. Filip Dimitrijevic speaks about plans, exchanges and partnerships

January 12, 2019
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Managed to stay strong: MGO Tokens, plans and perspectives for 2019 in an interview with Filip Dimitrijevic, MobileGo product owner In the falling cryptocurrency market conditions MGO seems not only to keep but to strengthen its positions. What are they planning to do and expecting? To get the answers we m...

Blockchain Possibilities for SupplyChain Management

January 8, 2019
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The blockchain technology has been making headlines lately. This is the same technology that fuels cryptocurrencies top among them Bitcoin. Many people might be familiar with Bitcoin but not with the technology behind them. That is soon to change because the blockchain technology is infiltrating every area...

5 Tips For Building Your Career In Blockchain

January 3, 2019
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We live in on the cusp of a new decade and with it, we will reach a turning point in our relationship with technology. As automation becomes more and more the standard and deindustrialisation decreases, it’s thought that computer programming skills will be the future of everyday work. One of the driv...

4 Promising Blockchain Developments in Australia

December 14, 2018
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Australia has become one of the best innovation hubs in the world, as its government is focused on modernizing the economy through technology. Naturally, blockchain is one such technology that the land down under is willingly embracing. While blockchain adoption in general is still slow on the rise, it pay...

Blockchain is The New Wave in Automotive Industry

December 8, 2018
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Evolution of Blockchain: The blockchain is a decentralized distributed ledger that records transactions on the network, shared and maintained by all the stakeholders. The digital records are put together into “blocks” and then bound together cryptographically into a “chain” using complex mathematical algor...

The Next Revolution of Internet Has Started With Blockchain Kicks In

December 3, 2018
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The blockchain is attracting new methods of trading, new platforms which could exchange securities at a trusted and secure method, and hope that many of these platforms will start upon the planet in 2019. Trading volumes are increasing all of the time, and it’s merely a matter of time before big, est...

Blockchain And AI Combined Can Make The World A Better Place

December 3, 2018
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As among the most radical technology to emerge from innovation in the tech realm, Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence are even stronger when combined. In this guide, we will be discussing some of the substantial benefits of blending Blockchain and Artificial intelligence. Let us start by defi...

Venture Capitalist Can Use Blockchain To Generate More Returns

December 3, 2018
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Introducing the blockchain technology can help make VC investments more accessible for most businesses and in this guide, we’ll be having a look into the way the blockchain technology helps in improving the functioning of venture capital investment firms. Blockchain helps in building a transparent en...

Blockchain Brings The Best Use Case In Gaming Industry

December 1, 2018
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A blockchain-based video game is set to launch for the PlayStation 4 at 2019. This news comes from the last calendar year. It shows that blockchain uses in relation to computer games are increasing quickly, which companies are only just starting to explore the possibilities. To the average pc gamer, many a...

Is Trend Really A Friend In Investments in Blockchain Industry

November 30, 2018
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Crypto funds are enjoying a minute in which they may seize airtime and be among the very first diversified choices available to crypto enthusiasts. So, you must be extra careful before making investments. For most investors, technology investments are among the most appealing industries to concentrate on. ...

Announcement: New Editor-In-Chief for Blockchain Magazine

November 28, 2018
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Blockchain Magazine is pleased to announce the appointment of Karina Collins as Editor-in-Chief. Karina has worked in public relations and digital marketing for several international companies including Diageo, Hewlett Packard and British Telecom.  She has published over 500 articles in various online publ...

NULS Open-Source Technology Meet-Up Successfully Held in Singapore

November 23, 2018
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Open-source technical community is the driving force behind the innovation of blockchain technology. At 6:30 PM on Nov 21st, 2018 (SGT), the Open-Source Technology Meet-Up in Singapore, organized by the public blockchain project NULS, was successfully held at BitTemple Office. The event attracted nearly 20...

NULS 2.0: Philosophy of Design & Why NULS 2.0?

November 23, 2018
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In order to achieve the original vision of NULS, which is to make blockchain simpler, the NULS team and the NULS technical community have been working closely together to finalize the NULS 2.0 architecture. To have a better understanding of the NULS 2.0 architecture, please read the NULS 2.0: Philosophy of...

Payments, Digital Assets & Breaking Monopolies of Sub-Optimal Value Transfer Systems

November 20, 2018
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Fast, reliable, digital transactions are demanded more and more. Yet today’s payments world fails to live up to demands of cost, speed and efficiency.  Technology now exists and is maturing, to change systems for the better.  This means payment systems can be re-engineered as true utilities to optimize val...

NULS will hold a developer meet-up in Singapore, and the heat is beyond expectation

November 19, 2018
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At 6:30 PM on Nov 21st, 2018 (SGT), NULS, a well-known blockchain public chain project, will hold an open-source technology meet-up for developers at 9 Raffles Place, Level 5 Republic Plaza1, BitTemple Office, Singapore. According to the NULS event planners, nearly 250 people have signed up, which was orig...

The blockchain story of the world. How it happened?

November 8, 2018
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It is hard to believe that the blockchain has completed a decade. It is harder to adjust to the fact that blockchain has established itself as one of the most revolutionising technologies after the advent of the internet. Not only it has managed to spread throughout the world but has actually reached every...

3 Things we learnt at Blockchain Malta Summit

November 8, 2018
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Blockchain Malta Summit was one of the largest blockchain events taking place this year. It comes at a time when the blockchain economic model needs to shift and there is uncertainty in terms of regulation. While last year was about rampant speculation and easy funding, we are seeing a drastic shift now to...

Spacebit and Lockheed Martin are Gold Sponsors of the Moon Village Association

November 8, 2018
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Spacebit is an innovative decentralised space company developed by a strong team of renowned professionals. The company aims to democratise access to space by efficiently tokenizing major commercial space projects. It enables individuals to effectively take part in space programs, encouraging growth in the...

NULS Announces USA Investment

November 7, 2018
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Global Open-Source Blockchain Platform Opens in USA! NULS, one of the world’s leading blockchain platforms, announced its expansion into the United States with the establishment of its San Jose, California location. The organization is investing in the USA to expand partnerships and communities in this str...

Code Craft Council Announced by NULS Technical Community

November 6, 2018
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Since its establishment in 2017, NULS has been committed to building an open-source technical community that will continue to contribute towards the innovation of blockchain technology. Technical members within the NULS community have come together to build an official team which is dedicated to building a...

Crptocurrency Review Series: Dash Review – Privacy Tokens Part 3

November 5, 2018
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Ask the Eden Labs team questions on our Telegram and receive updates, analysis, and research insights. When analyzing a project, the Eden Labs team looks for projects that do something unique or do it much better than its competition. Quality projects should be able to explain complex ideas simplified to t...

Interesting Insights From 30 Blockchain CEOs – Bullish on Blockchain

November 5, 2018
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I reached out to over 30 CEOs running blockchain startups across the world. I wanted to ask them a couple of simple questions. What are you most excited about right now? What advice do you have for a young 20-something who wants to work in the industry? I asked these questions rather selfishly. I’m fascinated

Blockchain & the Test-Drive — The Importance of Taking Software for A Spin

November 4, 2018
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It’s time to buy a new car. You’re excited, full of anticipation, you can almost smell that intoxicating ‘new car’ aroma already. You’ve combed through all the brochures, read all the reviews, and had a long talk with the salesperson. But there’s one crucial stage of the process left, one that you’d be a fool

Develop Blockchain by Building Windmills

November 2, 2018
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The Chinese have a saying: ‘When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.’ Anyone who is familiar with the trade war currently being conducted between Washington and Beijing will readily appreciate the significance of these wise words. Put simply: the world ...

Crptocurrency Review Series: Monero Review and Analysis

November 1, 2018
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Ask the Eden Labs team questions on our Telegram and receive updates, analysis, and research insights. When analyzing a project, the Eden Labs team looks for projects that do something unique or do it much better than its competition. Quality projects should be able to explain complex ideas simplified to t...

Impacts and Opportunities in the Finance Industry Due to Blockchain

October 31, 2018
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At this time a year ago, Bitcoin was poised to skyrocket to almost $20,000 and all things cryptocurrency was dominating the headlines.  Lost in most of this fanfare was the underlying blockchain technology that makes digital cryptocurrencies possible.  While retail investors had dreams of becoming the next...

More opportunities with Hashtoro: mining Zcash

October 30, 2018
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Hashtoro cloud mining provider has announced the launch of Zcash plans. Until recently, the popular service, created May 2018 and partially sold-out on contracts by August already, has been working with top cryptocurrencies only – such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin. So why Zcash? Main features ZC...

Spacebit Capital Announces The First Tokenised VC Fund For The Space Industry

October 29, 2018
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On the 25th of October 2018, Spacebit Capital announced the world’s first ever tokenized venture capital fund for the space industry. The announcement was made simultaneously at the World Investment Forum in Geneva and the World Blockchain Summit in Dubai.  Making a Greater Leap for Crypto The private spac...

Blockchain in aerospace and defence

October 28, 2018
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It is fascinating to see how technologies like the blockchain, AI, Cloud Computing, big data and many more have become the center of discussion on the global panel. Aerospace and defense (A&D) industry are changing rapidly, and the aviation industry is facing new and complex challenges with increasing ...

Zcash Review

October 27, 2018
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This article is part one of a four-part Eden Labs series on about privacy tokens.  Ask the Eden Labs team questions on our Telegram and receive updates, analysis, and research insights. When analyzing a project, the Eden Labs team looks for projects that do something unique or do it much better than its co...

Write About NULS Blockchain Technology: Win 200 NULS And Grow Your Online Audience

October 26, 2018
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The NULS team would like to extend an invitation to crypto writers and content creators who have a flair for technical or analytical insight. Over 10,000 of our community members are waiting to hear what you think of the NULS blockchain and will gladly add ourselves to your list of followers and viewers to...

Increased Acceptance of Cryptocurrencies in General Banking and Finance Sectors

October 23, 2018
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The future of cryptocurrencies in the mainstream banking and finance sectors looks brighter than ever. Two startup financial companies in Switzerland and Germany are now planning to offer some game-changing services related to digital currencies. The goal is to create banks that enable consumers to trade f...

The Smart Contract Revolution Is Coming 

October 22, 2018
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These days it seems like everyone is talking about blockchain technology. Supporters say it will revolutionize our lives. Others disagree, citing the failure of Bitcoin to gain acceptance as a safe and easy-to-use system of payment, as well as the fact that few blockchain projects have had any noticeable s...

Top 5 Blockchain Scams of 2018 You Should Be Aware of

October 21, 2018
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Undoubtedly, blockchain has numerous perks of its own, but every technology comes with certain loopholes too. The technology is a revolution, but the hype of blockchain comes with some mud on the image! Over the past 10, many corrupt minds have used the blockchain platform for gigantic scams. The fraudster...

The Evolution to Equity 3.0 and Security Token Offerings

October 17, 2018
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In case you have been asleep, the ICO market has cooled off. In a new report, Juniper Research forecast another 47% sequential drop in transaction values in Q3, 2018 and warned “the industry is on the brink of an implosion.” Against this backdrop, and for the last several few quarters, security token offer...

Spacebit brings DLT to the final frontier

October 16, 2018
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It was announced at the International Astronautical Congress 2018 (IAC18)that LinkX, the new decentralised ground station scheduling system, is now in beta testing on the EOSIO platform LinkX, which has been developed by Spacebit in collaboration with the Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station, is expected to r...

How can AI, Blockchain And Machine Learning Go Hand-in-Hand?

October 14, 2018
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The last few years have seen exponential growth in new technologies. It seems that the world is now opening up to new ideas and experiments. Exponential technologies are fantastic and can help humanity in a great deal.  Image credit: Mike Quindazzi, Twitter According to the report from PwC, Artificial inte...

Top 10 MNC Exploring Blockchain Or Integrated Blockchain in Their Business

October 13, 2018
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Cryptocurrencies have dominated the whole discussion around the blockchain technology. But as the hype around cryptocurrency is slowing down, it is paving the way for more focused and natural growth of the blockchain technology. The technology has boomed to a level that no big or small organization can ign...

How United Nation and IMF are helping Blockchain flourish?

October 8, 2018
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How United Nation and IMF are helping Blockchain flourish? The technical advancements in the world have made it a small place to live in! The credit for this goes to the globalization of our economy and wide-spread social media network which has enveloped our world and filled in communication gaps. The fac...

Blockchain is the hot topic in making all government policies

October 8, 2018
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The blockchain technology is all set to alter the norms of our society; the future holds days that seem next to impossible or mere dreams. Now and then we hear an influential personality or politician talk about the merits and demerits of the blockchain. Is it because the blockchain is overhyped or it̵...

Solving real-life global financial problems with blockchain

October 5, 2018
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The disruptions of the blockchain are ready to transform the rules of our society. The technology threatens the most powerful institutions of our generation – the Governments and the Banks. The most powerful impact of the blockchain is the distribution of power from the centralised organisations (whi...