Bext360 is using robots and the blockchain to pay coffee farmers fairly
Coffee is the world’s second-most-traded commodity, after petroleum. Some one hundred twenty five million people make a living growing coffee, according to estimates from the Fairtrade Foundation. Most are smallholders, or small-scale farmers whose families live on less than $Two a day, the World Bank reports. Read More
Berkeley Blockchain Event Hosts Say Security of Blockchain Solutions Is Paid Too Little Attention
On October two and Three, 2017, Berkeley (CA) will host Crypto Economics Security Conference 2017, an event hosted by Blockchain at Berkeley in the University of California. The conference will concentrate on the issues of security in various blockchain systems. Read More
Significant – Read install instructions
The latest release dosen’t have an installer yet, which means you will have to download two files in order to get the wallet working decently.
Linux install happens in the same manner. Guides include links to movie tutorials.
Help us test Agama Wallet
Agama Wallet is in its early development phase, but already publicly available for testing. Read More
A Universal Library for Health Care:
Health Data Meets Blockchain Technology
The library catalog is a relic of days gone by, but in its prime, it was the best way to find what you were looking for at the library. The Dewey Decimal System (DDS) was a ordinary, yet specific classification system. A book gets an identification number based on its subject, author, title, and version. Read More
A fantasy of the ‘90s lives on: What GSTPA trains us about blockchain
Those of us with long memories in financial services recall the promise of a late 1990s industry initiative to bring standardization, transparency and efficiency to securities processing: The Global Straight-Through Processing Association. Read More
A Blockchain Q&A with Dell’s Shishir Vadhavkar
In this blog, we talk with Shishir Vadhavkar, Director Industry Solutions – Banking and Financial Services at Dell about IoT, the future of blockchain and more. Shishir will be speaking at the Blockchain World Congress this September in NYC.
What is Dell’s role in the blockchain adoption? Read More
A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving the BIP one hundred forty eight UASF (updated)
This is a re-write of A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving a Coin-Split, specifically addressing issues associated with the upcoming BIP one hundred forty eight UASF. (Update: And the BCC launch.)
July 26th update: With BIP91 activated, it seems increasingly unlikely there will be a Bitcoin 148/Legacy Bitcoin split at all. Read More
Five blockchain technologies to observe for in 2017
Mar 6, two thousand seventeen at 12:00 UTC by Bradley Miles
CoinDesk Research’s two thousand seventeen State of Blockchain report summarizes key trends, data and events in the public and enterprise blockchain sectors in 2016.
This article previews six of the key takeaways as identified by our research team. Read More
Five reasons to care about blockchain
Said Fihri, Associate Playmate, KPMG Luxembourg, and Chris Mills, Director, KPMG UK
Blockchain and Distributed Ledgers Technologies (DLT) are quickly and calmly disrupting the asset management industry. Here are five reasons why everyone in the value chain should be thinking cautiously about Blockchain and DLT. Read More