blockchain technology

Looking Beyond Ethereum, Crypto Interoperability Is Key

So far, the fast-growing decentralized finance sector has been mostly limited to dApps running on the Ethereum blockchain. Although DeFi Pulse doesn’t yet rank every single DeFi dApp in operation, a cursory glance at the leaderboard shows that ETH dApps dominate. Only Bitcoin’s Lightning Network makes it into the top 21. This dependency on Ethereum […]

SAFCOIN launches Africa’s first blockchain-powered freelance jobs marketplace

SAFCOIN, an exclusive African cryptocurrency, has launched Africa’s first blockchain-powered micro jobs platform, aimed at connecting businesses and gig economy workers across Africa, for free. MobiJobs.Africa lets start-ups and small to medium-sized businesses list jobs, search freelancer profiles, and establish an online presence without set-up, hosting, or development costs. It also lets freelancers market their […]

Moody’s Gives Thumbs Up to UAE’s Know Your Customer Blockchain Platform

Moody’s Corporation has said that a new blockchain-based Know Your Customer (KYC) platform in the United Arab Emirates is credit positive for the nation’s lenders.  According to a report by local media outlet The National on Feb. 26, the ratings agency has said that the platform will improve asset quality and boost profits. As Cointelegraph […]

Global Blockchain IoT Market 2020 – The Upcoming 5G Deployment is Going to Accelerate IoT Growth

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been progressing on a fast track owing to emerging technologies and infrastructure developments. Most electrical devices are getting connected, whether it is a fridge at home or a printer in the office. It is helping in developing an ecosystem for blockchain IoT market. The upcoming 5G deployment is going […]

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies don’t need ‘catalysts’ anymore

Decentralization has been the undying ethos of the cryptocurrency community since the inception of Bitcoin. The power of distributed consensus has been vastly understood by a substantial number of people in recent times, and creatively implemented in a plethora of different ways. While centralization has its advantages, there are so many aspects to blockchain technology […]

Satoshi Nakamoto Net Worth: Bitcoin Founder Worth Around $10 Billion With 1 Million BTC

Satoshi Nakamoto’s net worth is around $10 billion. However, the real person behind the name is still cloaked in mystery. Nakamoto is widely considered as the father of bitcoin. Up to now, the identity or even gender of the person behind Satoshi Nakamoto remains unknown. Although there are several suspects as to who he or she […]

3 Things You Need To Be A Successful Bitcoin HODLer

Bitcoin blogger Sylvain Saurel has published a thoughtful piece on essential qualities to being a “True Bitcoiner.” Although insightful, there are other factors that should be considered when choosing to invest in and hold the flagship cryptocurrency. Understanding of the Technology The decentralized architecture of blockchain technology is revolutionary, yet it is also complex. It […]

Block.one’s Crypto-Powered Social Media Platform Voice Goes Live

Voice, the cryptocurrency-powered social media platform developed by Block.one, the firm that developed the EOS.IO software, is set to go live later today, Valentine’s day. According to posts on social media, Voice is currently asking its users to request access to the platform at a time in which its CEO, Salah Zalatimo, posts on its […]

China’s Nationwide Blockchain Network BSN Will Launch in April 2020

Founded by government-run entities, China’s nationwide blockchain network will launch in April 2020, following a six-month beta testing period. China’s nationwide blockchain network, the Blockchain-based Ser­vice Net­work (BSN), will launch in April 2020, six months after it was rolled out for testing. Backed by Chinese government policy think tank the State In­for­ma­tion Cen­ter (SIC), the […]

Experts expect Asia to play lead development role across the world

Asia is expected to lead the development of blockchain technology worldwide, with China among the key countries to watch next year, according to experts. Jason Potts, professor of economics and director of the Blockchain Innovation Hub at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, said Asian countries, including China, Singapore, South Korea and even Vietnam, are making […]

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