New Association Founded in Shanghai with a Goal of Drawing 100 Million to Blockchain by 2021

  Asia is no stranger to economies of scale. Every significant area of the region’s economy has grown at a swift pace in the course of the last 30 years. This growth has been particularly important in China, as that nation transitions from world factory to world laboratory and home of new leaps in consumer-led innovation.  The introduction of blockchain, especially in its cryptocurrency form, led to great excitement in China among diverse sections of society. New industries, services and (sad to say) bad actors sprang into being overnight.  …

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RIF Labs Launches RIF OS to Bring the Internet of Value One Step Closer to Realization

  The new infrastructure protocol deployed on RSK blockchain provides an all in one, easy to use, development environment for decentralized applications   Gibraltar — November 19th, 2018 — RIF Labs, the purpose-driven organization led by RSK Labs’s founding team and other top executives, has announced the creation of a suite of open and decentralized infrastructure protocols that enable faster, easier, and scalable development of distributed blockchain applications (dApps) within a unified environment.     RIF OS (Root Infrastructure Framework Open Standard) enables broad interoperability and faster time to deployment,…

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Blockchain’s ‘Beautiful Souls’ Hack Round the Clock at #EOSHackathon San Francisco

  “We captured a slice of the atmosphere and energy at last weekend’s event – our biggest to date”   Competition, Collaboration, Creativity Those three Cs were all in abundance at The Village in San Francisco last weekend as a record 475 participants graced the fourth installment of Block.one’s EOS Global Hackathon series, all vying for the chance to attend our Grand Finale in December. Add in a fourth ingredient – adrenaline – and you have some idea of the event’s unique flavor.     The EOS community is unlike anything…

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Crypto News, Analysis, Forecasts, ICOs, and Events for the week ending 16 November 2018

Crypto News & Analysis Bitmain’s co-founder Jihan Wu has been removed from the director’s chair at Bitmain. It has been reported that Mr. Wu has been demoted to the position of supervisor and no longer has the authority to manage the day to day affairs of Bitmain. An unnamed source from Bitmain disclosed the functions and details of Mr Wu’s new role within the company. The source describes Mr. Wu’s demotion as follows:   After changing to a supervisor, there are no voting rights, so (Mr. Wu’s) power is smaller…

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Study Finds 3 in 4  Irish People Would Not Consider A Career in Blockchain

Despite European spend on blockchain set to soar to €3.5 billion in the next five years, a lack of understanding of how the technology works is holding Irish people back from pursuing  a career in blockchain   Dublin, Ireland — November 15, 2018 — As Ireland cements its status as a leading European technology hub, new research has found that 75% of the Irish population would not consider a career in blockchain technology. Despite financial service behemoths such as Deloitte and Mastercard announcing blockchain-related jobs in Dublin over the past…

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æternity Partners With dacade to Bring Blockchain Education to the Masses

Partnership will let students earn cryptocurrency by learning about blockchain and building decentralized applications   Vaduz, Liechtenstein — 13 November 2018 — æternity, the blockchain 3.0 platform designed to deliver unmatched efficiency, transparent governance, and global scalability, has partnered with the peer-to peer online learning platform dacade to launch an introductory blockchain course. The free course will educate future users, entrepreneurs, and developers on the fundamentals of blockchain technology and reward students with æternity tokens for developing practical use cases of blockchain. While the first learning community — called “Introduction…

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First Senior Federal Government Official to embrace the potential of Blockchain backs Sweetbridge network

FORMER DIRECTOR OF UNITED STATES MINT EDMUND C. MOY JOINS SWEETBRIDGE ADVISORY BOARD London – 13.11.18: Sweetbridge, a blockchain-based financial system for better financing today announces the appointment of former director of United States Mint, the Honourable Edmund C. Moy, as an official advisor to the organisation, effective immediately.     Ed was one of the first senior federal government officials to embrace the potential of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. He brings his understanding of the existing fiat system and government regulatory experience to Sweetbridge, where he will serve on the…

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Bitcoin and Crypto News, Analysis, Forecasts, ICOs and Events for the week ending 9 November 2018

    Crypto News & Analysis November is here and many are asking when will federally regulated cryptocurrency exchanges appear within the US. One of the key reasons the Securities and Exchange Commission gave for their denial of Bitcoin based Electronically Traded Funds (ETFs) was the fact that the underlying security or asset was not listed on a federally regulated exchange. ICE, The Intercontinental Exchange that owns and operates the New York Stock Exchange, and NASDAQ, the world’s 2nd largest Exchange qualified by its market cap value of US $10…

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NOVEMBER 2018 – Bitcoin, Crypto, Blockchain, ICO Weekly News Headlines

Can’t keep up the enormous amount of crypto news out there? Make sure you bookmark this article so that you can keep tabs on the top headlines for the week… watch the short videos below! #5 Week ending 30 November 2018 Bitcoin has it’s worst month, the ETF battle continues and Blockchain applications surge ahead     Bitcoin just ended its worst-performing month in seven years (36%) in terms of month-over-month price declines The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged professional boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and music producer…

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Snark.Art launches new Art and Blockchain Laboratory with acclaimed artist Eve Sussman

Brooklyn, NY, November 7, 2018 – Snark.art, a digital laboratory bridging art and blockchain, launches today with a preview of its first artistic collaboration with the artist Eve Sussman. The project by Sussman, 89 seconds Atomized, will be available for purchase on www.snark.art starting November 30, 2018. Founded by Andrey Alekhin and Misha Libman, Snark.art (pronounced ‘Snark dot art’) collaborates with international artists, curators, and artistic partners to explore the creative possibilities of the blockchain and its growing community.     We started Snark.art to engage both the art and…

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