Mysterium VPN App Launches on Google Play

World’s first decentralised virtual private network (VPN) now available on the official app store for Android   Zug, Switzerland – December 19th, 2018 –  Mysterium Network, an open source, not-for-profit foundation reinventing internet privacy, security, and freedom, has announced the release of the Mysterium VPN app for Android, which is now available on the Google Play store.     The app, which was released today and is also available for Windows and macOS, will allow users to participate in the world’s first decentralised blockchain VPN. Utilising state-of-the-art cryptography, the protocol…

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Blockchain and the Human Genome: Meet GeneOS, Winners of the EOS Global Hackathon

  Team of experienced entrepreneurs is building an incentivized platform that facilitates DNA data-sharing to fight disease   The way they tell it, the story of how the four founders of GeneOS – Benjamin Tse, Jens Elstner, Albert Chen and Jay Bowles – came together is the kind of thing you might read in a biography of your favorite band. Friendship, serendipity and synergy all played a part in their journey as their blockchain-based genomic big data platform won Block.one’s EOS Global Hackathon series and a cheque for US$500,000.  …

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Swiss government announces legal foundation for blockchain technology

Following the Swiss government’s release of an official report (see English report here) on Friday, advocating for decentralised financial transactions to have a place in the Swiss legal code, could this new strategy strengthen Switzerland’s status as a blockchain friendly country?     Several experts in the blockchain space provide their insight on the importance of adapting current legislation to incorporate new technological developments and the implications of Switzerland allowing changes to be adopted on a ‘need-to-regulate’ basis.   Brent Jaciow, Head of Blockchain Affairs at Utopia Music, the cutting-edge,…

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How I turned $32K into $ 1.2 Million and then crashed back to ZERO

  Riding the Bitcoin rollercoaster Peter McCormack shared his amazing ride on twitter…   In Dec 2016, Peter’s advertising agency folded, he had a little bit of money left and invested $32K into Bitcoin and Ether. As prices started rising, he diversified into more altcoins, Monero, Dash, Ripple etc. Prices kept rising and by March 2017 his crypto portfolio grew to $300K and by the summer he had $500K. Peter said that he used to take 25% out but towards the end of the summer he got greedy and went…

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Swych Unveils Blockchain-Powered Global Gifting and Shopping Platform

  Pioneer in global cross-border digital gifting, Swych introduces blockchain technology to its platform to provide unparalleled security, high performance, and instant settlements   Dallas, TEXAS, December 13, 2018 —  Swych, a digital gifting platform that currently processes more than a million gifting transactions a year for both consumers and businesses, today announced its advancement to a blockchain-based platform that it believes will significantly reduce the fees and other friction points associated with cross-border gifting. With a network of over 600+ partner brands worldwide, representing billions of products, this transition…

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Blockchain for Good: Monax Launches ‘Marmota Prime’ Game

  Prizes for predictions challenge include in-kind donations to children’s charities   Edinburgh – December 13, 2018 – Monax, a leader in digital legal infrastructure, has announced the launch of Marmota Prime, a blockchain-based game in which players win donations in kind to charitable organisations, such as The Salvation Army, Toys for Tots and Edinburgh’s Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Beginning today, new challenges will launch on the platform every 24 hours until February 2nd, 2019.       Casey Kuhlman, CEO, and Co-founder of Monax, said, At Monax, we…

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Blockchain Platform æternity Launches Charitable Foundations in Liechtenstein and Bulgaria

  Non-profits will drive blockchain research and development through grants and university partnerships   Vaduz, Liechtenstein — 13 December 2018 — æternity, the blockchain 3.0 platform designed to deliver unmatched efficiency, transparent governance, and global scalability, has announced the launch of two foundations, in Liechtenstein and Bulgaria, that will provide grants and educational support to innovative blockchain projects. The Bulgarian foundation will focus on supporting projects throughout the Balkans, while the Liechtenstein-based foundation will have an international focus. Welcoming applications from individuals, teams, and non-commercial projects, the foundations aim to…

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12 Days of Christmas – A BEZY bonus

December is a time for giving… however, BEZY has been in this “giving” mindset since the launch of the open source cryptocurrency in August 2018.  The pre-mine of 100 million BEZY coin is currently being distributed to communities globally with 70 million already airdropped leaving 30 million to go.     Do you have your share yet?   You might be wondering what BEZY is… Click here to learn more   BEZY has some innovative ways in which to distribute the 100 million pre-mined coins and of course, what is better…

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Cryptocurrency – What is BEZY?

  BEZY is an open source, fully fledged, decentralised cryptocurrency and blockchain launched in August 2018. BEZY is a peer to peer payment system developed to enable private crypto banking for everyone.   Ticker – BEZY Whitepaper – BEZY Mining – Scrypt algorithm BEZY source code – GitHub Capped Volume – 200 million Circulating Supply – 70 million + Blockchain – POW – proof of work Blockchain Explorer – Explorer     Why is BEZY different from other cryptos? Taken from the website:- Ever since Bitcoin was invented by Satoshi,…

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Leading Cryptocurrency Dash Now A Payment Option at Church’s Chicken Venezuela

  All locations in-country will exclusively accept Dash at the point of sale   Caracas, Venezuela — December 12, 2018 — Dash, the top digital currency for payments and e-commerce, has announced that it will now be the exclusive cryptocurrency payment option at all Church’s Chicken Venezuela locations, with 10 locations launching acceptance today. Church’s Chicken Venezuela becomes the first major franchise group to accept Dash and joins a growing list of over 2,200 merchants in Venezuela that now take Dash at the point of sale.   Bradley Zastrow, Global…

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