Winding Tree and Travel Forward to host open-source Hackathon at World Travel Market London 2019

Zug, Switzerland, October 2019 – Winding Tree, the open-source travel distribution platform, announces today that it will be hosting its third travel hackathon with Travel Forward, the newly created technology track of World Travel Market (WTM). The hackathon will run throughout the duration of WTM London 2019, one of the largest travel trade shows in the industry, taking place in London from November 4-6, 2019.    WTM London is one of the world’s largest travel trade shows, hosting over 50,000 industry professionals, corporations, and businesses from the travel and hospitality…

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Spacemesh: Making Blockchain Technology Accessible to All

Since the release of the Bitcoin whitepaper in 2008, excitement has been building around the potential of blockchain technology to bring about a merit-based, egalitarian economy, based around equal access to resources.    However, thus far, all deployed blockchains exhibit centralization tendencies at odds with their original ethos as they gain popularity, and encounter scalability bottlenecks which restrict network functionality. Bitcoin and other Proof of Work (PoW) systems contribute to huge energy waste, whereas Proof of Stake (PoS) based systems require trusted checkpoints and increase the risk of divergence due…

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Cypherium Adopts HotStuff Consensus Algorithm To Drive Increased Performance And Security

HotStuff solves scalability issues faced by previous Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance systems. Update follows recent launch of Mainnet Preview and partnerships with Amazon Web Services and IBM   New York City, NY — Cypherium, the enterprise-focused blockchain platform that prioritizes scalability and decentralization, has adopted VMware’s open-sourced HotStuff consensus algorithm to drive increased performance and security. A leader-based Byzantine fault-tolerant (BFT) replication protocol, HotStuff reduces the communication complexity of  Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT) from quadratic to linear, prioritizes responsiveness, and combines the benefits of asynchronous BFT solutions with the…

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Nair Global’s Blockchain Report to Evaluate its Impact over a Decade

Nair Global, a qualitative, quantitative and hybrid market research firm focusing on emerging technologies, is all set to unveil a detailed report titled “Decade of Decentralization: Impact on Media Sector”, the first of a series of research-based, detail-oriented reports on the influence of distributed ledger technologies on different sectors.   This will comprise of a series of reports to be published by Nair Global, a consortium of investors, innovators and influencers meant to foster an ecosystem for growth and leadership. In terms of market research, the firm primarily concerns itself…

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