Super Dapps Are Coming: Software Orchestration Hits Blockchain

Mainstream adoption of decentralized applications (dapps) remains elusive. Most projects are still in their infancy stages and those finding early success are still mostly related to cryptocurrencies. With the exception of games like CryptoKitties, the top Ethereum dapps are still focused on crypto trading with the likes of IDEX and ForkDelta taking up the bulk of the transactions on the […]

Read more

People's Bank of China Backs New Blockchain-based Financial Platform

China continues its blockchain journey by creating a new finance and trading platform with the assistance of its central bank. While some countries may be giving cryptocurrencies the cold shoulder, the same cannot be said for blockchain technology. This is especially true for China. The country has been giving Bitcoin and the like a frosty reception since the infamous ICO […]

Read more

The Pros and Cons of Fundraising Using Blockchain for Startups

Most startup ventures find themselves struggling to get customers and make adequate money during the first two to five years. There are several reasons for this. A large number of startup ventures are copycats of successful businesses and lack any innovation. Hence, customers prefer established brands and companies with excellent market reputation. Others simply cannot make profits and find it […]

Read more

Making way for Institutions: Wyre and Republic Protocol to Offer Compliance to the Crypto Averse | BTCMANAGER

On September 14, 2018, fintech startups Wyre and Republic Protocol announced their partnership to promote the uptake of institutional investors to Republic’s decentralized dark pool among other advantages. The increased liquidity and KYC/AML compliance offered by Wyre will help build “a powerful nexus between digital assets and the traditional financial infrastructure,” according to the CEO of Republic Protocol Taiyang Zhang. […]

Read more

Ethereum Blockchain Being Used to Help Hurricane Victims with Insurance Payouts

Between Harvey, Irma, Maria, and now Florence, the United States has seen an unprecedented amount of disastrous natural disasters that have devastated communities and have left billions of dollars’ worth of damages in their wake. Ethereum’s blockchain is now potentially being used to solved many of the resulting problems. The sheer number of insurance requests to cover things like damaged […]

Read more

Russia Developing Own Mining Pools

The Russian crypto association is working on two projects to create mining pools offering better conditions to the local mining companies. The industry has seen robust growth with 70,000 enterprises currently operating in the field. Miners are taking advantage of the cheap electrical energy produced in Russia. Many companies believe it’s time to legalize all activities and set universal standards […]

Read more

TAP Coin Rewards Hotel Customers Paying in Crypto- All Within Their Rapidly Expanding App

In such a short time, Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies have become household names. However, outside of the tech sphere, real life applications of this technology still haven’t been fully actualized. Utilising TAP Coin, Hooch was an app that stood out from the start, due to the fact that it takes all the complexities and benefits of Blockchain technology and distills […]

Read more

Making 15x Profits with Crowdfunding Giant Boomstarter

As the volatile cryptocurrencies market is looking for niches of the long-term growth, one source of steady gains may seem not so obvious. Yet it is the very foundation of any ICO and a source of continuing growth. It is crowdfunding: building a new product together to receive an individual reward in return for the committed money. Crowdfunding has been […]

Read more

Coursera and ConsenSys Partner to Offer a Free Blockchain Course Starting Today

Blockchain technologies are here to stay. Many are the adoption cases that are already being implemented from small tipping operations to multi-billion dollar “Smart City” projects. However, modern society still needs to adapt to these technologies, understand them and use them in order to exploit their full potential. Being Blockchain a relatively new field, few are the study options that […]

Read more
1 18 19 20 21 22 53