Category: Blockchain

Blockchain Why Blockchain stock listings are ready to appear in Canada

Why Blockchain stock listings are ready to appear in Canada

The Canadian stock exchanges are set to welcome at least 50 firms related to blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The market is junior in nature and more comfortable with risks than other parts of the world. According to CEO of GMP Capital Inc Harris Fricker in an interview with Bloomberg. The market system was more inclined towards …

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Blockchain Australian Securities Exchange is first to accept world’s first Blockchain technology

Australian Securities Exchange is first to accept world’s first Blockchain technology

Australian Security Exchange (ASX) is set to become the first exchange in the world to adopt blockchain technology in processing equity transactions to replace the current CHESS (Clearing House Electronic Subregister System). This is after Friday, December 8 announcement from the company that it will implement the new system at the end of March next …

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Blockchain Backcasting on blockchain: how big would Bitcoin blockchain need to scale up in order to dominate global transactions?

Backcasting on blockchain: how big would Bitcoin blockchain need to scale up in order to dominate global transactions?

Non-cash global transactions amount to about 522 billion and are increasing in a big way, growing by 9.1% between 2015 and 2016 alone. For Bitcoin blockchain to dominate that enormous number of transactions in the future, it will need to scale massively. But just by how much? The number of transactions corresponds to 9,722,220 transactions …

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Blockchain New Bitcoin Improvement submits Drivechain technology proposal

New Bitcoin Improvement submits Drivechain technology proposal

Bloq software developer and Hivemind chief scientist, Paul Sztorc has submitted a Drivechain technology proposal or the so called Bitcoin Improvement Proposals (BIP)  that enables side chains. With the new technology, which can fork into blockchain network. Since it can enable various blockchain networks to connect by adding several sidechains and mining features. Sidechains function …

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Blockchain IOTA hates Blockchain as Ethereum displeasures tangle

IOTA hates Blockchain as Ethereum displeasures tangle

IOTA is claimed to be the future Internet of Things on the blockchain, designed for fee-less micro-transactions for IoT. On IOTA, a transaction made validates two previous transactions hence speeding up network as more people participate. It is claiming to use Quantum Computer resistance cryptography for tomorrow’s hack-proof systems. It does not employ blockchain but …

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Blockchain BnkToTheFuture to launch a platform to help investors’ trade crypto equity

BnkToTheFuture to launch a platform to help investors’ trade crypto equity

BnkToTheFuture online investment platform announced it will launch, by the end of this year, a blockchain ledger-based platform that will allow investors to trade equities in cryptocurrencies. Investors will be able to buy and sell equity tokens through a technology built on top of Ethereum blockchain. BnkToTheFuture will issue a token next year to let …

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Blockchain Seoul government deals with Samsung SDA for Blockchain project

Seoul government deals with Samsung SDA for Blockchain project

The south Korea’s capital, Seoul government chooses Samsung SDS for Blockchain project. Since, it is to apply blockchain technology for whole administration to improve citizen convenience and transparency. Samsung SDS  has won the deal with the Seoul Government aiming to help its “information strategy” plan. Thus, making use of Blockchain to support administration. Likewise, public …

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Blockchain Meeting highlights benefits and challenges of blockchain technology in Africa

Meeting highlights benefits and challenges of blockchain technology in Africa

A meeting held to discuss interests of blockchain technology in Africa ended in Ethiopia on Friday. Along with many participants from different countries hearing how the technology could help less developed regions.  And also the challenges in its application. The technology, they heard, has breakthrough potential but they would need huge investments and solving of …

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Blockchain Libra blockchain startup raises $7.8 million- Series A

Libra blockchain startup raises $7.8 million- Series A

The firm announced today, the Series A funding in which the Blockchain startup Libra raises $7.8 million. The economic assets got from the unnamed family office in Europe. By circular contribution the seed-stage VC firm Liberty City Ventures, Lee Linden an early stage investor and XBTO a crypto market maker formerly functioned for Facebook. Further, …

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Blockchain Blockchain facilitates smart marriages and divorces

Blockchain facilitates smart marriages and divorces

Blockchain still allows people to do a wedding in style and register them in smart contracts long after David Mondrus and Joyce Bayo’s marriage on October 5, 2014, in a private Bitcoin conference at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The couple scanning and confirming the QR code and their marriage was written, legally on the Bitcoin …

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