IDACB officially launches ICO Advisory Board program to support ICO Projects

IDACB ICO Advisory Board is made to help ICO teams establish genuinely working projects, reveal a competent and legitimate approach for ICO procedure itself and aid these projects after the assets are raised.     Any project verified by IDACB will obtain access to top level specialists in great variety of industries: from tokenomics and law to basic industry, medicine or artificial intelligence. That is to say, in any of its project the Association assembles only best advisors from across the globe to integrate the advanced practices and specialists’ rich…

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RISE accelerates Blockchain with TypeScript core launch to Mainnet

Gibraltar – 11 April 2018, RISE VISION PLC has announced that their Typescript core 1.0.0 has released to mainnet. RISE (token symbol RISE) offers a platform for decentralised applications powered by a community driven Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS) blockchain.       Late last year, RISE CTO Andrea B., undertook the task to completely rewrite the hybrid code that created the initial RISE blockchain in TypeScript. TypeScript is an open-source programming language developed and maintained by Microsoft and it is typically used for large web development projects. The objective…

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The Cryptolife of Andreas Antonopoulos

Have you attended any Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences lately?  If so, you might have met Andreas Antonopolous in person.     Andreas Antonopoulos is a “critically-acclaimed best-selling author, speaker, educator, and one of the world’s foremost bitcoin and open blockchain experts”.  Antonopolous coined the Bitcoin phrase “The Internet of Money” and subsequently wrote a book with this title.   Where it began   Antonopoulos was born in London, England and raised in Athens, Greece. He received a degree in Computer Science and Data Communications and Distributed Systems from University College…

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Mailchimp follows Facebook, Google and Twitter to shut down ICO and Blockchain-related emails

Yet another blow to the cryptocurrency and ICO market as Mailchimp announces a policy change shutting down Blockchain and ICO related accounts.   Reported by Futurism, Mailchimp announced the change via email and customers are “freaked out”.  They also stated that they reached out to Mailchimp to get to the bottom of this policy change:-     Mailchimp reiterated its updated Acceptable Use Policy, which states that the company “does not allow businesses involved in any aspect of the sale, transaction, exchange, storage, marketing, or production of cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies,…

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Blockchain Technology can rule IoT

The first international IoT Blockchain Camp in Valencia, Spain, is a five-day event that looks at the potential of blockchains managing rules for objects in the physical world, as well as digital assets.     More than 70 participants will join IoT Blockchain Camp, which runs from April 11-15th.   It will look at five key topics: smart cities, Energy, Tourism, Transport, and Health/Sport. Technologies covered include robotics, A.I. and machine learning, (AIML), embedded systems, smart contracts and oracles, data acquisition and off-chain systems.     It will also look…

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Higher Energy Costs for New York State Bitcoin Miners

  In a recent press release from the New York state Public Service Commission, they ruled that power companies can charge higher rates to cryptocurrency mining operations.  There are at least three cryptocurrency companies operating in upstate New York using 1000’s more TWh than residential customers, with some accounting for 33 percent of municipal utilities’ total demand.   By comparison, a large paper manufacturer, which might employ hundreds of workers, uses roughly one-fourth the amount of electricity on a per square foot basis that these high-density load customers.   “We…

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Decentralized vs Centralized Bitcoin Exchanges, Binance wants both

Binance has just announced that they plan to develop a public blockchain in order to create a new exchange.  This time, a decentralized exchange.     Taken from the Binance statement:- “After extensively researching decentralized exchange frameworks and analyzing existing implementations, we believe significant improvements can be made in providing Binance users with a level of trading experience to which they are already accustomed. Centralized and Decentralized exchanges will co-exist in the near future, complementing each other, while also having interdependence. We stand here today because we believe that Blockchain…

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