StellarX is a new GUI for trading in crypto currencies. The use is apparently free for all participants. The question is: What is the motivation behind bringing something to the market free of charge? As it looks, Stellar wants to break free of Bitcoin and differentiate itself from its...
  Crypto News, Analysis, Forecasts, ICOs and Events for the week ending 9/28/2018   Crypto News & Analysis   An Initial Coin Offering (ICO) that is compliant to the standards of the Securities and Exchange Commission is a newsworthy item. The funds being raised through ICOs around the world have been significant. The first...
During the HM Treasury Select Committee debate which was help in Parliament this morning, the MPs were told that Blockchain has a ‘very little obvious benefit to society’. There has been a serious debate among the MPs as to the level of risk that digital currencies hold for the consumers,...
Former Goldman Sachs executive Breanne Madigan has joined Blockchain, a cryptocurrency wallet provider. Madigan will work on bringing more institutional clients to Blockchain, CNBC reported today.   Madigan has big experience in heading a division for institutional wealth at GS, which had a total of $1.49 trillion of assets under its...
The city of Austin, Texas, is using blockchain to provide help for those who need it most: homeless people. Blockchain has seen a meteoric rise in popularity in the last year, mostly thanks to a bitcoin price surge. Ever since then, people are coming up with ideas on how to...
Blockchain technology adoption is spreading around the world like a virus. Next one in line of infected companies is Samsungs, world's largest manufacturer of smartphones and semiconductors. It is reported today, that Samsung is considering blockchain for their supply management. Samsung has a worldwide network of storages and daughter companies...
Since the first decentralized blockchain-based cryptomoney (Bitcoin), there have been attempts to take over the network, which is called a "51% attack". 51% attack refers to an attack on a blockchain – usually bitcoin's, for which such an attack is still hypothetical – by a group of miners controlling more than 50% of the network's mining hashrate,...
Modern Tech, which specializes in representing the Vietnamese-based Ho Chi Chi Mihn Initial Coin Offering (ICO), may have done one of the largest exit scams in crypto-currency history after suddenly closing its offices after raising the equivalent of more than $660 million. According to recent reports in the Vietnam News...
Various economics faculties at Brazilian universities are involved with crypto currencies. In addition, there are many research projects and master's courses on the subject worldwide. The Brazilian university Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo is starting a Master's programme focusing on crypto currencies. Cryptos arrived at Brazilian university According to reports,...
A coal-fired power plant will be reactivated and a blockchain centre will operate within it. The technology company named IOT Group wants to make the Hunter Valley Australia's next technology mecca, having signed an agreement with Hunter Energy Corporation to reactivate an old coal-fired power plant that was shut down...