Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta: Crypto Experts Discussed New DLT Use Cases

  On October 23, the international company Smile-Expo conducted the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta. Crypto meeting has become the 50th anniversary event of the company’s blockchain series and has been visited by the CEO of Malta Digital Innovation Authority – the main blockchain regulator in the country.     Speakers and Key Points At the conference, leading experts have come together to share knowledge about the DLT industry’s trends. The program of the event has included 5 panel discussions where speakers focused on DLT and IoT, Tokenization, Legal…

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Monax Announces Private Beta Launch of the New Smart Contact Platform

New Contract Management Platform Allows Customers to Access and Share Range of Legal Products   Edinburgh – December 3, 2018 – Monax, a leader in digital legal infrastructure, has announced the private beta launch of the Monax Platform, as the latest in its line of smart contract products. The Monax Platform is a collaborative workspace for businesses, legal and tech professionals, complete with market-ready smart contract templates available for individual or commercial use.     Casey Kuhlman, CEO and Co-founder of Monax, said We’re excited to bring another blockchain solution…

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G20 call for Crypto taxation

  The latest G20 meeting took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina over the weekend, and this meeting saw G20 leaders call for the taxation of cryptocurrency.     A document jointly delivered by G20 leaders called for “a taxation system for cross-border electronic services”, with a final version of regulations expected to be in place by 2020 which will be in line with Financial Action Task Force (FATF) standards.  Is this a positive move?  We hear from industry leaders on this call for action.   Brent Jaciow, Head of Blockchain Affairs…

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DowDuPont Subsidiary Partners With CO2 Removal Blockchain Project

  TURNING CARBON INTO A CASH CROP – NEW COLLABORATION BRINGS AG SOFTWARE AND DIGITAL CO2 MARKETPLACE TOGETHER TO HELP FARMERS INCREASE PROFITS WHILE REDUCING THEIR CARBON FOOTPRINT   As farmers worldwide increasingly turn to digital tools to improve both their profitability and sustainability, a new collaboration announced today will offer them an opportunity to gain revenue while also assisting with carbon sequestration in their soil.     Granular gives farmers access to software and analytics that enable them to make confident, data-driven decisions to increase their overall profitability. Nori is…

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Key Blockchain Developments in 2018 missed due to focus on Crypto values

Significant steps have been taken toward building mainstream infrastructure around blockchain and digital assets, writes Block.one President Rob Jesudason     The recent dramatic fall-off in the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has sparked considerable debate about their future. Compounding an earlier sharp retrenchment at the beginning of the year, the decline has been seized on by detractors as further evidence of a more permanent demise in cryptocurrencies.   This has caused real consternation in the market and 2018 may well go down in history as the year that…

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Most Common ICO Mistakes

  ICOs have now become the new way to fund start-ups and projects related to blockchain development. ICOs are a new rage vs the more established venture capital route. Cryptocurrency projects and initiatives are now booming, thanks to ICOs. Correctly formulated ICOs coupled with well-executed plans, a logic for the smart contracts, in addition to reliable token economics are some of the features of a well-executed coin offering.   However, all is not a pretty picture when it comes to raising funds through an ICO. There are some common ICO…

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21 Places To Learn How Cryptocurrency Works (And How To Invest In It!)

  What would you say is your first port of call when you want to learn something you? The internet? Bingo! You’re already onto a winner.   But, where exactly on the internet would you go? Would you just look at the first search result? Would you go to YouTube? How about jumping into an app store, or grabbing a podcast?   Knowing exactly where to go and who to trust is one of the hardest things. Most of us are likely to ask a trustworthy friend but then we’re…

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What is Binance Coin ( BNB )

  eToro, a global trading and investment platform, published a market research report on Binance Coin (BNB), Binance’s native token. BNB was conceived as the built-in currency for use in the Binance cryptocurrency exchange.   Of the thousands of ICOs witnessed in 2017, BNB was one of the most successful by far. Not only did Binace manage to successfully execute this new type of crypto financing, but they went on to use the funds raised to build an extremely successful crypto exchange. This is a prime example of new age…

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Crypto Kaiju Merges Physical and Digital Worlds with Launch of Unique Collectible Figures on the Blockchain

  Cryptocurrency-themed vinyl toys offer enthusiasts blockchain’s benefits of provenance, authenticity, and scarcity to physical collectibles MANCHESTER, UK – November 28, 2018 — CryptoKaiju, a blockchain startup producing the world’s first vinyl toys fully traceable on a public blockchain, is today announcing the launch of both its individual product and subscription box service. Kaiju’s first figure, which is designed to illustrate a Bitcoin-themed traditional Kaiju monster, is aptly named Genesis, the word also used to describe the first block in a blockchain. Only 130 Genesis figures will ship to customers…

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New Study Shows Crypto Volatility Biggest Barrier to Mainstream Adoption

  Vast Majority Would Like to Use Cryptocurrency Daily But Cite Volatility as Primary Concern PALO ALTO, Calif –  Meter, a high performance decentralized stable cryptocurrency linked to the global average competitive cost of electricity, shared the results of a new study that reveals volatility is cryptocurrency’s most pressing issue hindering mass adoption.   As the world becomes more connected through the Internet, we see more avenues for exchange of goods, services and ideas across disparate and distant borders. Meter conducted a study of 1,000 U.S. consumers who were familiar with…

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