Sunday, 26 May 2019
Category: Blockchain

Just When You Thought You’d Heard Everything Along Comes VeganCoin

This article is originally posted at Coincentral.com The cryptocurrency market is becoming pretty saturated – filled with everything from bogus projects to life-changing solutions. We’ve seen how cryptocurrency can incentivize people to do incredible things, from fighting crime to trading surplus energy. But just when you thought you’d heard everything, along comes VeganCoin. While it […]

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Do We Really Need Cryptocurrency? – A Modern Exploration of Money

This article is originally posted at coincentral.com A number of leading businessmen and economists have questioned the need for cryptographic currencies over traditional fiat (paper) ones. Bitcoin, the first decentralized cryptocurrency, was largely created as a response to and rose to popularity as a result of the 2008/2009 financial crisis. To understand why cryptocurrencies exist and […]

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Coinbase – the most successful and important company in the crypto industry

Coinbase celebrated its sixth anniversary and was praised by Shapeshift’s Erik Voorhees as the “most successful company” in the industry. The San Francisco-based crypto-currency exchange platform is widely considered to be user-friendly and it is responsible for introducing millions of citizens to crypto-currency speculation. Offering bitcoin core (BTC), bitcoin cash (BCH), ether (ETH), and litecoin […]

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Blockchain – creating a world of opportunities

“There are a number of banks and financial institutions looking at blockchain as technology that delivers value to customers – in the form of lower fees, faster transfers and simpler processes. But potentially much more significant, but much less publicized, is the impact that blockchain could have on individuals without access to banks (and financial […]

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Amazon partners with Kaleido to enter blockchain market

Amazon is moving into blockchain with a partnership with Kaleido. The cloud computing division, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is teaming up with ConsenSys’ subsidiary Kaleido, a blockchain business cloud. Kaleido will be available at AWS Marketplace and can be accessed across various AWS regions from anywhere in the world. Amazon aims to deliver distribute ledger […]

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HTC to launch the “first native blockchain phone”

HTC revealed the “first native blockchain phone,” the HTC Exodus. HTC revealed its vision for the future of smartphones at the Consensus 2018 cryptocurrency conference in New York, disclosing the launch of Exodus, the first blockchain phone. The company showed how it will use blockchain technology to support “multiple blockchain protocols” such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Lightning Network (LN) […]

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