EOS RAM, CPU, NET, Staking and unstaking explained

Whether you are new to the cryptocurrency world or you know of the greats, Bitcoin & Ether, there is one that is making great traction in all areas of the crypto-sphere. Being new, innovative, third generation blockchain it is proving itself in all facets.  You guessed it, EOS.     EOS is a DPOS (Delegated Proof of Stake) blockchain striving for decentralisation which incurs no fees of moving its native token EOS, across its network. EOS is mainly designed to handle large-scale dApps (decentralized autonomous applications) which are designed to enable…

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International experts to discuss the future of the crypto industry at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kazakhstan on October 17

On October 17, Astana will host the second international conference and exhibition – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kazakhstan. It focuses on the promotion of the blockchain development, cryptocurrency market, and ICOs.       The event is a part of the Blockchain World Events network organized by Smile-Expo International Company in 25 countries. The conference is aimed at establishing a single communication platform for blockchain experts from all over the world.     Why Kazakhstan?   The country keeps integrating blockchain into the government sector. It is confirmed by the…

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Blockchain Futurist Conference To Welcome Nearly 2,000 Attendees to Toronto, Canada

  Conference made possible by title sponsors, including Slate Entertainment Inc. and VERSES   Toronto, Canada –  Untraceable Inc., Canada’s first blockchain and cryptocurrency event and marketing agency, is anticipating over 1,800 attendees for its inaugural marquee blockchain event, Blockchain Futurist Conference, happening August 15-16, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. The two-day event will headline Canada’s first Canadian Blockchain Week, which will bring together speakers, sponsors, and attendees to discuss the future of the blockchain industry and Canada’s role on the international blockchain stage. The event will be made possible by notable…

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What Market Downturn? BitMEX Hits 1M BTC Daily Turnover AGAIN

  Industry Record of 1 Million Bitcoin Daily Turnover for Second Time – Global crypto trading platform launches two innovative financial products to meet community demand   Seychelles — August 9, 2018 — BitMEX, one of the world’s leading crypto-coin trading platforms, has, for the second time, met its own industry record for daily bitcoin trading volume. The 24-hour trading period of August 8 saw 1,027,214.62 bitcoin traded on BitMEX, following the company setting the world record on July 25. The achievement comes as BitMEX launches two new financial products:…

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Kowala’s kUSD Becomes First Stablecoin With Ledger Hardware Wallet Support

Dollar-pegged cryptocurrency with coin-burning and minting features to be accessible to millions of users   Nashville, TN – August 9, 2018 – Kowala, a stablecoin protocol that maintains price-pegs to fiat currencies by robotically minting and burning coin supply in accordance to user demand, announced that their flagship project, the dollar-tied “kUSD”, is the first stablecoin to win public platform support from Ledger — the world’s leader in crypto hardware wallets.     The importance of Ledger’s decision to publicly support kUSD as the first stablecoin with an app on…

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Orvium Announces Appointment of María del Carmen Pastor Sempere, Director of BAES Blockchain Lab, as Advisor

Natalie K. Meyers, E-Research Librarian at the University of Notre Dame Also Joins as Advisor   Tallinn, Estonia– August 9th – Orvium, the open-source, decentralized platform for managing scholarly publications’ lifecycles and associated data, has announced that María del Carmen Pastor Sempere, Director of BAES Blockchain Lab, has joined the project as a strategic advisor. This announcement comes following the establishment of a partnership between Orvium and BAES Blockchain Lab.     I am excited to be joining the Orvium project, which is in a unique position to enable open…

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Crypto For Show – CoinDeal branding on Wolves shirt sleeves a first for English Premiership

  After a thrilling Soccer World Cup in Russia just a few weeks ago, the Premiership is about to kick off on Friday. Leading up to the Premiership, news broke that English Premier League football club Wolverhampton Wanderers (Wolves) will be sponsored by Cyprus-based cryptocurrency exchange  CoinDeal.       Off the back of this news, Carlos Grenoir, CEO of specialized sports social network Olyseum, shared his thoughts on the mainstream use of crypto and whether having a crypto exchange promoted by a football club will onboard more people to…

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First Bitcoin Nonprofit BitGive Expands Global Team with Two New Board Members

    Industry veterans Rumi Morales and Ellen Raynor join BitGive’s Board of Directors and Advisory Board   San Francisco, CA — August 8, 2018 —  BitGive, the first Bitcoin 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has announced the addition of two new members to its rapidly expanding team. Rumi Morales, a partner at Outlier Ventures and a former executive at both CME Group and Goldman Sachs, has joined BitGive’s all-star Board of Directors, which also includes Matthew Roszak, Patrick Murck, Dawn Newton, Karsten Behrend, and Alyse Killeen. Ellen Raynor, a startup industry veteran…

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A Fresh Overview Of Cryptocurrency Wallets

  People who have already bought into cryptocurrency have had to learn how to use various types of exchanges and wallets. It’s one of the real learning curves associated with digital currency. Because this currency truly is digital and can’t actually be possessed in any physical form – or even, in fact, as a file – it is moved, traded, sold, and spent in ways that are in a sense entirely original. And again, if you happen to have cryptocurrency already or you have in the past, you probably understand…

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What is NEM / XEM?

    NEM is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and blockchain platform, the currency symbol is XEM. NEM is the world’s first “Smart Asset” blockchain, the “blockchain for enterprise” with a low transaction fee of 0.01% and very scalable.     NEM was started by a BitcoinTalk user, UtopianFuture, who was inspired by the cryptocurrency NXT. Work started on 19 January 2014 to create a community-oriented cryptocurrency.     Unlike most other cryptocurrencies which are forked off existing codes and later altered, the NEM code was written from the ground up in…

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