Blockchain Banking Consortium R3 Gets Into Semantic Tornado Over Blockchain – Bitcoiners Jeer from Sidelines
R3CEV, the largest Blockchain consortium got caught in a semantic tornado last week when it was noted in a slide presentation at an event for its Distributed Ledger Technology or Private Blockchain platform Corda – that they have officially moved on from ‘Blockchain technology’ development. Read More
Bitcoin Is Growing; Coinbase & Mint.com Are Ready To Help
Bitcoin is Growing; Coinbase and Mint.com are Ready to Help
Defining exactly what Bitcoin is, is more difficult than stating what it isn’t. Tho’ it’s like a currency, and like a payment system, it’s indeed neither. Bitcoin is embarking to be called “the internet of money.” Bitcoin can be thought of as a peer-to-peer currency, and it’s gaining momentum worldwide. Read More
Bitcoin and the Antichrist
January Two, two thousand fourteen by John Little – OmegaShock.com | forty five Comments
By now, it should be clear to all of us that the US dollar is fated. We can’t save it, and I’m not sure that we would, if we could. The US monetary system is so bruised that it would take a superhuman effort to fix it. Read More
The AskCoin system is a DAG based blockchain infrastructure designed specically for the skill sharing platforms. It works with existing Q&A platforms like zhihu.com, stackoverow.com and quora.com etc. We consider a common decentralized blockchain platform for all these websites (we call them Apps) is necessary. Read More
An Overview of VC Funding in Blockchain Technology
BLOCKCHAIN 101: THE BASICS
Given the extensive media coverage that blockchain has recently received, it should come to no surprise that the technology has totally altered the way in which industries and corporations conduct business.
WHAT IS IT?
The blockchain is essentially a fresh way to store and record transactions; at very first glance it seems pretty similar to a traditional ledger or database, except for the fact that the “blocks” are all cryptographically interconnected, thereby forming a water-tight system against fraud, corruption, etc. Read More
Bits on blocks
A gentle introduction to digital tokens
Digital tokens have come to the fore recently, firstly with excitement about cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, then with digital tokens being used to represent different assets on a blockchain. What are they? How can you digitise a token? Why is it significant? Read More
Three Use Cases of How Blockchain Technology is already Unlocking Value
B ack in 1988, political hip hop group Public Enemy penned a lyric that made marketing execs quiver: Don’t believe the hype. And it’s hard to even simply mention Blockchain without being caught up in its hype cycle. Widely known as the technology powering the digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin, Blockchain has been hailed as the most significant chunk of technology to be invented since the Internet. Read More
We have entered the age of digital currency. Bitcoin has gone from relative obscurity to being a household name. In May, the coin smashed its way through the $Two,000 barrier like an angry bull in a china shop.
Bitcoin’s predominant presence tends to drown out its contenders. But there are actually fairly a few digital currencies that investors should be paying attention to. Read More
15 Disruptive Technology Trends to see in 2017
There is no doubt that two thousand sixteen was a breakthrough year for some of the technologies we have been watching. AI, VR, AR, Chatbots, self-driving cars all took significant leaps forward in terms of their practical applications and adoption, taking many by surprise. Read More