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Blockchain News | This Blockchain-Based App May Have Just Won the Sector

Blockchain technology is gaining popularity at a steady rate. In fact, there have been numerous companies, and governments, that have expressed a desire to adopt the technology. This means we see a new piece of blockchain news almost every week. However, things got a little bit more interesting this week, in terms of what blockchain […]
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Most Blockchain Projects Don’t Last Long

Chinese researchers have cobbled together a report that shows that many blockchain projects don’t last long. According to Bitcoin.com, the report stated that the majority of blockchain ventures average only a little over a year. The report continued to say that less than a tenth of the blockchain projects looked at were still active. This […]
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Blockchains You Should watch | Welcome to Mainnet Week!

Great news for the lovers of blockchain technologies! Day by day, leading DLT-based projects mature, increasing not only the enthusiasm but also the expectations of investors. There are some important Blockchains you should watch out there and we’ve picked our favourites! Beyond the interest in cryptocurrency prices (very important, indeed) the evolution of technology behind […]
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Most Big Cryptos Dropped this Week – These Two Bucked the Trend

The cryptocurrency markets are set to end the second week of May on a low note. The total market capitalization for all cryptocurrencies fell below $400 billion for the first time since April 26 on Friday, and has dropped 15.97 percent week-on-week. As of writing, the combined market value stands at $385 billion and could see […]
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‘Utility’ No More? ConsenSys Pitches ‘Consumer Token’ Label

The Brooklyn Project – the token regulation initiative headed by ethereum startup ConsenSys – wants to dispense with the concept of “utility tokens” in favor of what it calls “consumer tokens.” The Project discussed its intention to shift the discourse at the Fluidity Summit on Thursday during a presentation by ConsenSys’ policy lead Pat Berarducci […]
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Blockchain Security Takes Spotlight At NYC Innovation Summit

“At its highest level, blockchain is a trust layer.” In nine words, Kaleido Insights founding partner Jessica Groopman succinctly summarized the gist of CDX Academy’s “Blockchain Brand Innovation Summit” on May 11 during her opening remarks. The summit itself brought together representatives from blockchain startups and incumbent institutions to debate and discuss different use cases […]
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At Ethereal Summit, A Human Face On A Blockchain Future

“Raise your hand if you don’t know what ‘bitcoin mining’ actually is.” At an impromptu Q&A at Ethereal Summit on May 11, Consensys software engineer Ashoka Finley encouraged the audience to ask embarrassing questions they might have about cryptocurrency and blockchain. “What’s ‘hashing’? Don’t know what a bitcoin is?” Finley went on, encouraging attendees. The […]
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Congressional Candidate Vows to Gauge Voter Sentiment With Blockchain

The crypto candidate – it has a nice ring to it. And Brian Forde, former head of MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative, is making that his new title. The author of the White House memo on bitcoin during the Obama administration, Forde is looking to take his interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to higher office – California’s […]
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Ex-JP Morgan Blockchain Lead Hints at Stealth Startup Vision

Everyone is waiting for Amber Baldet’s big reveal. Since leaving her role as the blockchain lead at JP Morgan last month, Baldet has been tight-lipped on the new company she plans to launch. Still, her presentation at Ethereal Summit Friday, hosted by ethereum startup incubator ConsenSys, hinted at what the new endeavor might entail. There, Baldet […]
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