HTC will release a cheaper blockchain phone later this year

HTC is dead serious about its foray into crypto-phones. Today, the Taiwanese company announced the Exodus 1s, a cheaper version of the Exodus flagship that was launched last year. We don't know much about the mid-range device beyond its price — some… …

Blockchain Projects Bloom as Crypto Spring Fuels a Fundraising Boom

As crypto winter subsides, spring has sprung in the cryptosphere, ushering in green shoots of growth across the board. Attention has largely focused on the increase in digital asset prices, as cryptocurrencies have swelled by an average of 40% in 2019. But away from the frothy market action, there is far more tangible evidence that […]
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Blockchain Projects Bloom as Crypto Spring Fuels a Fundraising Boom

Crypto Users Are Still Scared to Pay With Bitcoin in 2019 — FIO Protocol Aims to Fix That

Over the last few months, a number of cryptocurrency wallet and exchange providers have joined the Foundation for Interwallet Operability (FIO). The foundation aims to improve digital currency operability because it believes the user experience (UX) for cryptocurrencies is poor and the majority of wallets cannot handle payment requests between wallets. On March 12, a […]
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Crypto Users Are Still Scared to Pay With Bitcoin in 2019 — FIO Protocol Aims to Fix That

Invesco Blockchain ETF Trading Commences on London Stock Exchange

Invesco, an American investment management company that is traded on the S&P 500, has launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF) targeting companies operating in the distributed ledger technology sector. The blockchain ETF will track nearly 50 companies that stand to benefit from growth in the distributed ledger technology industry including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company and Apple. […]
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Invesco Blockchain ETF Trading Commences on London Stock Exchange

Learn how to build your first blockchain with this online course for just £13.99

We’ve heard quite a bit of chatter lately about cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Well, we’ve heard a lot about them for the past few years actually, but we still get the distinct impression that most people have absolutely no idea what they are.
It’s the sort of thing that sounds cool to discuss, but is actually pretty difficult to get your head around. Unless of course you take a ‘Blockchain A-Z’ online course from Udemy. This course teaches you how to build your first blockchain, and is available for just £13.99 for a limited time. This is reduced from £199.99, meaning you save…

Learn how to build your first blockchain with this online course for just £13.99

Digital Currency Donors and Crypto-Backed Endowments Fuel Higher Learning

Digital asset holders and organizations have been donating funds to a number of well-known universities. These days a slew of popular colleges like Stanford, MIT, Cornell, Puget Sound, and Princeton all accept digital currency donations or have high-net-worth crypto backers funding these schools. On the flip side of higher education, many of the world’s prestigious […]
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Digital Currency Donors and Crypto-Backed Endowments Fuel Higher Learning

Осторожно — ГАЗ! или Как мы делали негазированные смарт-контракты

Блокчейн и смарт-контракты все еще остаются горячей темой среди разработчиков и технических специалистов, много исследований и рассуждений об их будущем и о том, куда это все движется и приведет нас. У нас в Waves Platform свой взгляд на то, какими должны быть смарт-контракты и в этой статье я расскажу как мы их делали, с какими проблемами сталкивались и почему они не похожи на смарт-контракты других блокчейн проектов (в первую очередь Ethereum). Эта статья также является руководством для тех, кто хочет разобраться как работают смарт-контракты в сети Waves, попробовать написать свой контракт и ознакомиться с инструментами, которые уже есть для разработчиков….

Осторожно — ГАЗ! или Как мы делали негазированные смарт-контракты

5 Crypto-Friendly Countries to Base Your Business

Choosing the best country to set up a business is vital in this digital age, and especially so for crypto companies. As governments around the world continue to learn more about cryptocurrencies and elect to either crack down on them or allow them to flourish, some jurisdictions emerge as being better than others for launching […]
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5 Crypto-Friendly Countries to Base Your Business

End-to-end encryption. Developer Preview 1.

The first developer preview of end-to-end encryption reinforced by blockchain technology is already available within the new version of ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors. It allows you not only to protect your local documents with a very strong 256-bit password to securely … Read more …

End-to-end encryption. Developer Preview 1.

Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims

Simon Morris, who was Bittorrent’s chief strategy officer until July 2018, has expressed his doubts about the capability of the Tron blockchain to process the vast number of transactions that the popular file-sharing platform will demand. Morris believes there’s more marketing than technology behind the launch of the new crypto token. Also read: Iran Labels […]
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Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims

The 2018 Bitcoin Mining Ecosystem Saw Record Hashrates and New Devices

2018 was a crazy year in regard to the price of cryptocurrencies losing more than 80 percent of their values since they touched all-time highs. Interestingly enough, even though the prices of major digital assets plummeted, the hashrate for SHA-256 coins skyrocketed during the months of August through October. Although the hashrate has declined significantly […]
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The 2018 Bitcoin Mining Ecosystem Saw Record Hashrates and New Devices

Report: Use of Cryptocurrencies for Remittance Is Growing in Popularity

A new report by a blockchain-focused research company asserts that there has been a spike in people using cryptocurrencies to send remittances. This growth is in part due to the high costs incurred when using more traditional methods such as Paypal.  Also read: Seven Cryptocurrency Trends to Look out for in 2019 Easier, Cheaper, Faster The […]
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Report: Use of Cryptocurrencies for Remittance Is Growing in Popularity