Blockchain

Nervos Raises US$28M Series A from Polychain, Sequoia for Enterprise dApps Blockchain Platform

4 weeks ago kakp2 Comments Off on Nervos Raises US$28M Series A from Polychain, Sequoia for Enterprise dApps Blockchain Platform
Image: Nervos co-founders Jan Xie, chief architect; Kevin Wang; Daniel Lv; and Terry Tai (behind the camera) Chinese blockchain startup Nervos has raised US$28 million in a Series A funding round from Polychain Capital, Sequoia China, and others, to develop a hybrid blockchain network for enterprises decentralized applications (dApps). The new capital will be used Read More

Most ICOs Retain Centralized Control, Break Whitepaper Promises, Academic Report Shows

4 weeks ago kakp2 Comments Off on Most ICOs Retain Centralized Control, Break Whitepaper Promises, Academic Report Shows
Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) “failed” to provide protection against insider trading or stick to their whitepaper promises, a new report from the University of Pennsylvania Law School released July 17 reveals. The lengthy study of the ICO phenomenon, dubbed “Coin-Operated Capitalism,” begins with a frank appraisal of investor expectations versus reality, the four contributing professors Read More

Blockchain Oman 2018 – May 2nd And 3rd

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Blockchain Oman 2018 – May 2nd And 3rd
Under the Patronage of His Excellency Abdullah Al Salmi, Executive President Capital Market Authority, the Blockchain Oman 2018 will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of May in the Sheraton Hotel in Muscat, Oman. CrytpoCoin journalist Jillian Godsil will be chairing this two-day conference. For her details visit Linkedin The forum is designed to Read More

Vuulr ICO Review: Global Platform For Film And TV Content

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Vuulr ICO Review: Global Platform For Film And TV Content
The broadcasting industry is crucial in the current economy. Major players such as Disney, Fox, Netflix, Amazon, HBO, and others vie for the attention of viewers and the revenue they bring. Globally speaking, the industry spends an outstanding yearly number of $240 billion, and this grows at least 10% each year. However, business is still Read More

Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation
A boxing legend from the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao, continues his efforts regarding the launch of his own cryptocurrency. His goal is to remain in touch with his large fan base and sees this as a step in that direction. Manny Pacquiao, a former Philippine boxer-turned-senator, has recently drawn attention to himself due to his ambitions Read More

ICOs This Week: Etherisc, Worldopoly And Decoin ICO Review

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on ICOs This Week: Etherisc, Worldopoly And Decoin ICO Review
Today On ICOs This Week we do ICO Reviews on Etherisc, a solution for delayed flight insurances, Worldopoly a blockchain-based game and Decoin, a profit-sharing exchange. Etherisc: Decentralized Insurance For Delayed Flights Etherisc is building a platform for decentralized insurance applications that plans on offering efficiency and automation with smart contract technology. This will enable Read More

Unmasking Crypto Users: Amazon’s New Role In The Cryptomarket

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Unmasking Crypto Users: Amazon’s New Role In The Cryptomarket
Amazon has won a patent for streaming data services which will allow subscribers to get real-time transaction details of cryptocurrency, but there’s an edge for law enforcement agencies too. The patent is meant for computing technology to build a data streaming marketplace, so when a company gives information to a specific marketplace, the users can subscribe Read More

AMD CEO: Blockchain Is Important But “A Bit Of Distraction”

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on AMD CEO: Blockchain Is Important But “A Bit Of Distraction”
CEO Lisa Su of AMD, an American multinational semiconductor company, said that Blockchain is “a bit of a distraction in the short term” in an interview with CNBC April 26. Su admitted the importance of blockchain, stating, “It’s a very important technology The idea you can do all these peer-to-peer transactions, a decentralized network, Read More

Spanish BBVA Becomes First Global Bank To Issue Loan Using Blockchain

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Spanish BBVA Becomes First Global Bank To Issue Loan Using Blockchain
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) became the first global bank to issue a loan using Blockchain technology, FT reports April 25. The Spanish multinational bank said it conducted the entire loan process, from the negotiation of terms to the signing, on a mutually distributed ledger that informed both the bank and the borrower of the Read More