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Will China Win the Blockchain Race Leaving the US Behind?

China is the clear blockchain tech leader at the moment and the US is in danger of missing out entirely if it doesn’t even get off the starting line. China Leading the Way There have...

Martin Young | 7 months ago
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Blockchain

Jack Dorsey Funds Development Of Decentralized Social Media Standard

Twitter and Square CEO, Jack Dorsey, has just announced that Twitter is funding a small independent team to develop an open and decentralised social media standard. The ultimate aim...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago
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Blockchain

Blockchain To Ensure ‘Ethical Provenance of Gold’, Protect Miners Health

The global luxury jewelry industry and the mining industry are exploring blockchain technology to improve efficiency, tracking of materials, and enhancing transparency. Most...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 7 months ago
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SpaceChain Sends Blockchain to Int’l Space Station

SpaceChain announced Thursday that its blockchain-based hardware wallet tech is about to reach the International Space Station (ISS). The technology is on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
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German Firm Raises €1.4 Million in First Blockchain IPO

A fundraising platform from Berlin, Neufund, just completed the first blockchain-based IPO for a company called Greyp, raising €1.4 million. The world’s first blockchain-based...

Ali | 7 months ago
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Ukraine Gov’t Collaborates with Belarusian Crypto Exchange

Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation has signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) with the Belarusian crypto exchange Currency.com. Ukraine Wants to Learn from Belarusian...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
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RIFT Protocol by ILCoin: 5GB Block Proves Scalability is Not a Problem

After the successful release of its new RIFT protocol in the second half of November, ILCoin Blockchain Project has introduced 5Gb blocks – setting the new industry record both...

Bitcoinist | 7 months ago
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Op-Ed

Is a Blockchain Based Future in China Really a Good Thing?

Crypto markets are still cooling off from a massive bout of FOMO that originated from China last month. The state’s new endorsement of blockchain technology sent a shock wave of...

Martin Young | 7 months ago
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Alibaba, OneConnect Leads China’s Blockchain Patent Race

Alibaba and OneConnect scored the highest in China’s recent Blockchain Patents list after they both filed IPO prospectuses at the same time. The development of blockchain...

Ali | 7 months ago
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What is Blockchain Technology? How Secure is it?

Bitcoin’s inception in 2009 introduced the concept of hard money to the world. A peer-to-peer financial settlement system which is free from centralized control. It also gave an...

Bitcoinist | 8 months ago
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Bitcoin-Friendly Governments Will Be Biggest Winners, Tim Draper Says

Billionaire Tim Draper has praised Bitcoin for breaking the world’s borders and acting as a global currency system. He told the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) that technologies like...

Anatol Antonovici | 8 months ago
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Op-Ed

Could China’s War on Cash Herald a New Global Crypto Revolution?

There are no mixed signals with regards to blockchain and crypto coming from China at the moment. The People’s Republic is full steam ahead on distributed ledger technology as it...

Martin Young | 8 months ago