Xapo CEO Foresees A Single Blockchain To Move All Value, ‘Most Likely’ Bitcoin’s

By | January 16, 2018

Xapo CEO Foresees A Single Blockchain To Move All Value, ‘Most Likely’ Bitcoin’s During a Facebook Live interview between Xapo CEO and Paypal board member Wences Casares and PayPal CEO Dan Schulman on Jan. 12, Casares explained his vision of a single “robust” Blockchain to move value globally, saying Bitcoin (BTC)’s Blockchain would likely play this role. He… Read More »

Orioncoin Further Unveils Loyalty Program Blockchain Platform

By | January 16, 2018

Orioncoin Further Unveils Loyalty Program Blockchain Platform Cointelegraph is bringing continuous updates about the companies that made significant input to the recent BlockShow Asia conference in Singapore. This time it is a company called Orioncoin and its CEO – Woanjen Tang. His main goal of participating at the Blockshow was to achieve market awareness and educate people about… Read More »

Road to Innovation? Truck Giant Penske Joins Blockchain Group

By | January 15, 2018

Road to Innovation? Truck Giant Penske Joins Blockchain Group Global transport company Penske Logistics has become the latest company to join the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). The organization aims to spur blockchain development in the transport industry by creating applications for supply chain and logistics processes, asset tracking, and transaction ledgers, according to a press release. Penske… Read More »

Maharashtra State Of India To Secure Government Data On Blockchain

By | January 15, 2018

Maharashtra State Of India To Secure Government Data On Blockchain January 16, 2018 12:04 AM India’s Maharashtra state will use a blockchain-integrated platform to secure various government data, potentially including land ownership records. S.V.R. Srinivas, the Principal Secretary of the Information Technology Department of Maharashtra, India’s second most populous state, has announced that Maharashtra will use blockchain technology… Read More »

When IaaS Meets Blockchain

By | January 15, 2018

When IaaS Meets Blockchain With data circulation increasing exponentially, a new solution for a more effective and safer storage is necessary. Recent news of faulty widely-used Intel, AMD and ARM chips has sparked growing concerns over cybersecurity and data protection. With costs of having a physical server to store data being often unbearable, the cloud is the solution… Read More »

Russian blockchain specialist reportedly pays $2 million to kidnappers

By | January 15, 2018

Russian blockchain specialist reportedly pays $2 million to kidnappers Pavel Lerner, an employee of EXMO cryptocurrency exchange, had to pay a ransom amounting to more than $2 million for his release. According to him, he plans to leave Ukraine and close the office in Kiev. Pavel Lerner, blockchain analyst and allegedly CEO of EXMO exchange, who was abducted… Read More »

Redefining Sports Betting Industry With Blockchain

By | January 15, 2018

Redefining Sports Betting Industry With Blockchain The development and expansion of Blockchain technology has triggered new opportunities in the betting on the sports industry. A new company founded by Baikov Artyom, a developer of several B2C web applications for consumer services & platforms, aims to streamline the process. By leveraging smart contracts on the Ethereum Blockchain, it allows… Read More »

Nationwide Insurance Rolls Out Proof of Insurance on the RiskBlock Blockchain

By | January 15, 2018

Nationwide Insurance Rolls Out Proof of Insurance on the RiskBlock Blockchain The Institutes has announced a new blockchain framework called RiskBlock to provide more streamlined and secure proof of insurance. Nationwide Insurance is the first company to begin rolling out product on the platform. RiskBlock is the first blockchain framework delivered from the newly formed RiskBlock Alliance and… Read More »

Making Voting, Elections Both Secure and Accessible with Blockchain Technology

By | January 15, 2018

Making Voting, Elections Both Secure and Accessible with Blockchain Technology Voatz, a startup based in Boston, MA, promises to dispel some of the biggest challenges associated with voting: access, security, transparency and efficiency. The company plans to achieve this goal by combining internet-based voting with blockchain technology. What is Voatz? Voatz enables voters to make their voices heard… Read More »

Raising The Standard: Blockchain Mass Adoption in 2018

By | January 15, 2018

Raising The Standard: Blockchain Mass Adoption in 2018 Although some believe that developing common standards for blockchain technology could hamper its growth and stifle its spirit, it is the creation of such standards that will spur greater ingenuity, innovation, and eventually mass adoption. What is the maximum amount of time a conversation about blockchain technology can last before… Read More »