Cryptocurrency does not pose a risk to global financial stability reports the FSB

A report published by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) was recently released and, the international body that monitors and makes recommendations about the global financial system, has claimed that cryptocurrencies do not currently pose a risk to global financial stability.     The report also suggests that vigilant monitoring is needed due to the speed of market developments, while asserting that cryptocurrencies could have implications for financial stability in the future, should the use of crypto-assets continue to evolve.   Leading projects within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, including: Orvium;…

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10 most influential names in the world of cryptocurrency you need to know about

  Nearly a decade ago, when cryptocurrency was created, no one could have predicted the growth it would experience in later years. What began as an attempt to develop a digital cash system, transformed into the creation of digital currencies. And as they say, the rest is history.     In 2017 alone, the market capitalization of the currency increased from $17.74 billion to a whopping $512 billion by the end of the year. It is safe to say that cryptocurrency is surely on the rise. And as it is…

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Innovation in AI and its potential impact on various industries

  AI will make a significant impact on various industries such as automotive, gaming, and cybersecurity. The transformation of these sectors is on the horizon.      Technological innovations have taken place in every industry and implementation of artificial intelligence (AI) is on the forefront. The automotive sector is implementing AI for speech inputs and build a connected ecosystem. The gaming industry would also go under transformation with better balance and enhanced user experience. Moreover, detection of new cyber attacks will be possible along with countering them as human expertise…

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Paymium launches ICO public sale for BLOCKCHAIN.IO with 20M€ (~23M$) hardcap

  Blockchain.io: a leading European crypto-exchange for ready-to-trade investors   Paymium, the renowned BTC-EUR Exchange, is launching a crowd sale for Blockchain.io, the new leading European cryptocurrency exchange. The sale will be active from September 27th to October 25th, with an exceptional 25% bonus on its opening day.     Blockchain.io aims to become the most reliable crypto-assets marketplace in Europe, where crypto-currencies and tokens will be traded safely among institutional and individual investors   After successfully propelling its MVP version and completing its private sale, Blockchain.io will be fully…

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Concert Producer Hyperglow Teams Up with Blockchain Ticketing Platform Blockparty for Upcoming Multi-City Tour

  Celebrating five years as America’s largest touring glow party, Hyperglow announces three new shows to be ticketed through Blockparty in order to offer event goers a safer, more secure ticketing experience   NEW YORK, September 24, 2018 – Concert production company, Hyperglow, and leader in blockchain-based live event ticketing, Blockparty, announced a partnership to integrate blockchain technology into the ticketing for Hyperglow’s upcoming three-city tour. The shows will take place throughout November and December, including stops in: Syracuse, NY at The Westcott Theatre on November 8th Niagara Falls, NY…

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Streamr Partner with Fysical to Radically Reshape Road Planning by Harnessing Real-Time Data

  Blockchain-backed data platform Streamr announce pilot project to build nationwide traffic model of Georgia   Zug, Switzerland, September 18, 2018 – Streamr, the blockchain-backed data platform, has partnered with decentralized location data market Fysical to use real-time aggregated location to more accurately inform and shape traffic models. The collaboration will leverage data from mobile apps on 10 million phones to enable the development of new and improved infrastructure in an industry that has largely relied on limited information. Through its collaboration with Fysical, Streamr demonstrates a significant use case…

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Kowala Launches Andromeda, the Alpha Mainnet of Its USD-Pegged Stablecoin

  Launch initiates the distribution of the algorithmically stable cryptocurrency’s first mining token, mUSD   Nashville, TN – September 4, 2018 – Kowala, a stablecoin protocol designed to track the value of fiat currencies by robotically minting and burning its coin supply in accordance to user demand, announced the launch of Andromeda, the alpha version of their blockchain mainnet. Following stress testing and debugging of Andromeda, Kowala anticipates the release of its beta mainnet version, Boötes, in Q3 of 2018. With the Boötes mainnet launch, kUSD stablecoin mining will be…

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How can government-industry collaboration support aspiring blockchain projects and accelerate the ascent of blockchain technology into the mainstream

After the dizzying heights and profound optimism of 2017, 2018 will be remembered as a reality check for the blockchain industry and cryptocurrency enthusiasts alike. Countless projects looked to capitalise on the technology and raised billions of dollars from hopeful investors in ICO funding, without any consideration as to whether the solutions they offered required the use of blockchain. There has also been an underestimation by many of the complexity around implementing the technology in proposed projects. This has, at least in part, caused one of the most formidable bear…

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Blockchain: Attracting More Businesses Worldwide

The Blockchain is attracting more businesses worldwide  – the Global economy is drastically evolving because of revolutionary technologies including artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, and data analytics to name a few. With the larger value of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain is impacting nearly all industries to drive business value for online marketplaces, global eCommerce brands, and startups.   Blockchain is one of the most secure technology platforms that connects all parts of eCommerce value chain. Blockchain-based exchange platforms, bitcoin wallet, and mobile apps help businesses to sell more and manage…

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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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