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...
The Cloud Act was passed with a federal law on 23.03.2018. The law allows law enforcement agencies to request online information from any other country in the world without any real reason or suspicion. The Cloud Act was introduced by the Republican Senator Orrin Hatch with the support of both...
The blockchain is an extremely innovative invention. However, in order to function, it needs a consensus algorithm that is both efficient and secure. Such an algorithm ensures validity and keeps the blockchain safe from manipulation. Proof of work (PoW) and proof of stake (PoS) are the most commonly used consensus...
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...
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...
This week, Google announced two new projects. Both projects are mainly based on Blockchain technology. One is a cloud platform and the other is an audit system. As regards the audit system, the company initially filed a patent application in September 2017. According to the filing published by the US...
The ecommerce industry has seen tremendous growth in the last decade and it doesn’t look to slow down anytime soon. 2017 alone favored global retail e-commerce sales to the tune of 2.3 trillion dollars which is a trillion dollars extra to what it was in 2014. This figure is likely...
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...
Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein is currently inviting companies of all kinds to his country that deal with the topic of blockchain. The Principality of Liechtenstein was said to be the best place for the crypto community to stay. Ethereum founder Yanislav Malahov, who chose the headquarters for his...