Blockchain

EOS Decentralization Questioned as Block Producers Freeze Accounts

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News On June 17, 2018, the 21 block producers or nodes that run the EOS network chose to freeze seven accounts that were allegedly stolen from EOS community members. According to reports, all 21 block producers unanimously decided to freeze the compromised assets but the decision was met with controversy from the EOS community, and Read More

Blockchain Platform to Challenge App Stores With ‘Borderless Payments’

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A new platform is going to allow anyone to establish their own eCommerce content store and receive payments from anywhere in the world – reducing costs for their consumers and opening the door to fast-growing emerging markets. The platform would allow service providers and other entreprises to build up applications or services on it’s blockchain. Read More

Binance Backs Malta Stock Exchange’s Startup Accelerator

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The Malta Stock Exchange announced today that Binance, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges, is backing its newly launched program to support fintech startups and entrepreneurs. Known as a tiny archipelago between Sicily and the North African coast, Malta, along with several other microstates including Bermuda, Liechtenstein, Gibraltar and San Marino, have joined the race Read More

CEO of UBS: Blockchain Will Transform Cost Base of Financial Services Industry

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The CEO of Swiss financial services provider UBS Group Sergio Ermotti said that blockchain will be essential for the financial services industry in an interview with CNBC June 18. Ermotti said that the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies will allow “ freeing up of resources to become more efficient,” adding that “ is a great way Read More

Smart Cities and Blockchain: Four Countries Where AI and DLT Exist Hand-in-Hand

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Have you ever heard about smart cities where traffic, public services and document circulation are fully automated? The smart city concept integrates big data and the internet of things (IoT) to optimize the efficiency of urban processes and services and connect to residents. One example of this innovation could be light sensors that save electricity Read More

Gecko Governance Receives Regulatory Approval for ICO Compliance Solution

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Gecko Governance, a regtech blockchain startup based in Ireland, has launched a new compliance solution called Gecko Crypto1 after receiving approval from the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority. The new solution aims to address the issues of accountability and transparency within the ICO market by allowing issuers to manage their projects before, during and Read More

Geopolitical Analyst Believes Blockchain Will Become ‘Obsolete’

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Geopolitical analyst George Friedman says that blockchain technology will one day become “obsolete,” CNBC reported June 15. Friedman is a founder of Geopolitical Futures, an online publication dedicated to predicting the future course of international affairs, and author of “The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century.” He told CNBC that he has Read More

Spain Tackles Corruption With Blockchain AI and Amendments to Its Anti-Corruption Laws: Expert Take

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According to TI’s Corruption Perceptions Index for 2017, Spain slid eight points to be one of the EU’s lowest ranked countries due to a spate of high-profile corruption scandals over the last decade — with public procurement being particularly vulnerable. Albeit, Spain has been actively combating corruption by amending its anti-corruption laws and by developing Read More

New Blockchain Platform BotChain Aims to Install Trust in the Emerging Bot Economy

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Image: Cyborg, Pixabay BotChain, a new initiative by artificial intelligence (AI) startup Talla, is looking to leverage blockchain technology to provide the platform and trust needed for AI-based systems to flourish. The new blockchain platform, which is being built on Ethereum, is designed to register, identify and audit autonomous agents with an aim to provide Read More