World Refugee Day – How the blockchain could deliver digital identities for those most vulnerable

    20th June is World Refugee Day, an international day of observance dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees throughout the world.   We’ve reached out to some leading minds in emerging technology to shed light on how blockchain is combating some of the most severe issues facing refugees such as the global identity crises. With more than 1.1 billion people worldwide without an ID, these experts discuss how leveraging blockchain could deliver digital identities for those most vulnerable.   Industry experts Nydia Zhang, Co-founder and Chairwoman of…

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Bithumb hack emphasizes need for Security in Crypto Industry

Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb lost more than $30 million in the most recent crypto hack, further emphasizing the need for security in the industry. With blockchain technologies, the repercussions of a hack are much greater than in traditional technology.  Bloomberg reported that Exchanges are a juicy target for hackers, with more than a billion dollars worth of cryptocurrency being stolen.     In response to the latest hack, industry leaders highlight the importance to build confidence in the industry, follow best practice, implement a regulatory framework as well as decentralise…

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Indorse Partners with DREAM to Verify Reputations Through Blockchain and AI

DREAM will collaborate with Indorse to verify freelancer reputation data and build teams, backed by the world’s first combined airdrop.   Singapore — June 20, 2018 — Indorse, the decentralized social network for professionals, has announced a partnership with DREAM, the world’s leading marketplace for high-end blockchain talent. The collaboration aims to provide verification for users’ reputations through the creation of certifiable profiles on both platforms, as well as enabling entrepreneurs to raise funding and grow their teams.     Commenting on the partnership, Indorse Co-founder and CEO, Gaurang Torvekar,…

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EOT Blockchain Based Model for Passive Income

  Blockchain provides an opportunity to create passive income that is unique to the crypto world and can also be highly lucrative.     What is the EOT Blockchain?   The EOT Blockchain is an immutable record of all EOT transactions, stored on a network of computers thus creating a distributed ledger of all transactions.   How Does the EOT Blockchain Work?   When EOT started a first version of the record in the ledger was created and stored in what is block 1 or otherwise known as the Genesis…

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LQDEX Co-Founder, Yogesh Srihari, to Present at Blockchain World Conference

  Los Angeles, June 20, 2018 –Blockchain’s first truly global event, The Blockchain World Conference, today announced that LQDEX co-founder, Yogesh Srihari, will speak on Thursday, July 12 at 12:30 p.m. at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City.     Srihari’s presentation, “LQDEX – The Next Generation Digital Asset Exchange” will discuss Srihari’s plan to meet market demand for a decentralized, trustless, cross-chain exchange.   The Blockchain World Conference is a three-day event featuring a powerful list of world-renowned speakers. The conference is open for registration. Attendees can use promo code…

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The relationship between education and blockchain

The UK Department for Education has announced they have no immediate plans to include cryptocurrency and blockchain as topics in the UK school curriculum.       The announcement is timely considering the ongoing conversation surrounding the incorporation of blockchain and cryptocurrency education into the curricula of several leading universities, including New York University (NYU) and the University of Cambridge, which introduced a module in blockchain to its Masters in Finance degree in 2016.   With third-level institutions steadily incorporating blockchain into their existing curricula, it is becoming increasingly apparent…

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Chinese Web Tycoon Launches Revolutionary Blockchain Company

  One of the youngest Chinese billionaires places his stake in the digital currency space   Los Angeles, California – Zhou Yahui landed on the scene 2008 by founding Kunlun Tech, one of the biggest Chinese web game developers and operators, which led him to purchasing a stake in the Grindr App for $155 million. Yahui then purchased a stake in Rovio Entertainment of Finland, the company behind the online game Angry Birds. It doesn’t stop there. His latest transaction was the acquisition of the web browser Opera which exceeds…

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Hack the DAO: Blockchain Startup Daox to Announce a $100K Hacking Contest

  Daox, a blockchain startup that is developing a platform and ecosystem for ICOs based on the concept of a decentralized autonomous organization, has announced the $100k hacking contest to prove that their DAOs are safe.     According to the rules, participants should either find a way to completely freeze or steal the funds that reside on a DAO’s Ethereum smart contract. The first person to complete the objective would be unconditionally rewarded with a $100k prize in bitcoins and get an offer to join their team.   The…

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Smart Contracts: The bright future has arrived.

  Nowadays you won’t surprise anybody by bringing up cryptocurrency during your lunch break. Today is just the right day to begin developing daily habits in order to take advantage of all of the amazing possibilities of blockchain. Just think of a situation in which a person goes through the inheritance procedure. You might have seen that many times on TV, and we hope that you haven’t actually experienced it yet.     Well, going back to the situation, depending on the laws in your country, it will still take…

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Tether and Bitcoin price inflation linked to possible manipulation

Following the University of Texas report published yesterday on the possibility of Tether and Bitcoin’s manipulated price inflation through Hong Kong-based exchange, Bitfinex, Director of Research at CoinDesk, Nolan Bauerle responded.      “Bitcoin is a super volatile asset driven by a global retail investment crowd. Everyone who watches this crowd knows they use Tether to take a ‘dollar’ position when bitcoin dips. They reenter the bitcoin market when they feel the price is at a floor with the goal to have more bitcoin than at the start of the…

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