Coworking Giant Ucommune Launches Blockchain Lab

  BEIJING, May 29, 2018 Asia’s fastest growing co-working space, Ucommune, has announced the establishment of its first blockchain research lab, with an inauguration ceremony held in Beijing today. This marks the brand’s official foray into the blockchain sector, making the event first of its kind in the coworking industry.     In support of central Chinese government’s drive towards blockchain adoption and digital economy, Ucommune is initiating a blockchain platform for its community members to build their blockchain solutions upon. In addition, they will also be creating innovative blockchain…

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How can Cryptocurrency and the Blockchain help us

On the 31 October 2008,  the Bitcoin whitepaper was released via the metzdowd mailing list. Bitcoin – Peer to Peer electronic cash.  A historical day which set in motion the “Internet of Money” causing disruption to financial institutions, governments, and all of us in general.        Cryptocurrency and the decentralised digital cash system has revolutionized the way we transact with value as well as invest some of our savings.  Raising capital has changed with the introduction of crowdfunding and ICO’s, Initial Coin Offerings vs traditional funding methods.  The…

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New Bitcoin Bombshell Prediction – Cryptocurrency to hit $ 50k this year

  Amongst all the bearishness and predictions of a Bitcoin Crash one analyst speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos,  Jeet Singh, a cryptocurrency portfolio manager for the last six years, says it is common for virtual currencies to fluctuate by 70 or 80 percent.     He explained that one should compare cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, EOT, and Ripple, to early tech giants like Microsoft.   He said: “If you look at Microsoft or Apple when they went public their stocks were very volatile because the market wasn’t…

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What was the First Product to be Bought with EOT?

Cryptocurrency is becoming more popular as a peer to peer payment system and there is no doubt that adoption will increase over time.   The utility cryptocurrency, EOT, recorded the first sale in December 2017.       How does a payment work – A transfer of funds between two digital wallets is called a transaction and this transaction is submitted to a public ledger called the blockchain where it awaits confirmation.  When a transaction is made, wallets use an encrypted electronic signature to provide a mathematical proof that the transaction is…

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Simplilearn Launches Courses in New Age Digital Domains Namely – Machine Learning, Digital and Social Selling and Blockchain

BANGALORE, December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Simplilearn, the digital economy training company, has launched three new age courses in Machine Learning, Digital and Social Selling and Blockchain. Through these new courses, Simplilearn is positioned to help professionals and enterprises stay relevant with the latest skill sets relevant for the digital age.   “Businesses today are at the crux of digital transformation, and the adoption of newer technologies is disrupting the way companies function. As we witness the rapid pace of change brought about by this digital transformation, we continue to help our students and enterprises adapt to…

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Blockchain Consortium – Hyperledger Announces 14 New Members

183 diverse organizations back Linux Foundation’s open blockchain consortium.  SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies, announced today that 14 new organizations have joined. As a multi-project, multi-stakeholder effort, Hyperledger incubates nine business blockchain and distributed ledger technologies including Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Iroha, Hyperledger Indy, Hyperledger Burrow, Hyperledger Quilt and Hyperledger Sawtooth, among others.   “The amount of interest in getting involved with Hyperledger and increasing diversity of organizations joining our efforts in 2017 is really building momentum,” said Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director,…

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Using Blockchain, New Mexico Community College Becomes First Community College to Issue Student-Owned Digital Diplomas

Students Can Easily Share Tamper-proof Credentials with Employers, Colleges, LinkedIn, Etc.   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) in Albuquerque will start putting more control, convenience and power in the palm of students’ hands when it debuts digital higher education diplomas and transcripts on Dec. 15 through the same “blockchain” technology that spawned Bitcoin. CNM will be the first community college in the country to issue student-owned digital credentials through blockchain.     By issuing digital credentials that can be securely and easily accessed on a smartphone or the internet,…

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Bitcoin Price Predictions 2017 and Beyond – Anyone got it Right?

At the end of 2016 when the Bitcoin price was under $1000, a number of Bitcoin enthusiasts took a stab at what the price would be in 2017 and beyond. Predicting prices in the short term is very difficult, and, the first six months of 2017 has been an incredible ride few could have predicted.  Long term there is a very bullish outlook for Bitcoin value and price as fundamentals get stronger.   Watch this short explainer video to see who got the prediction right so far:-     The…

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What is Bit-Media – An Introduction

Introducing Bit-Media We are a community embracing the amazing opportunities created by new technologies such as cryptocurrencies, namely Bitcoin and Ethereum as well as FinTech, a new technology changing financial services industry. Watch this video to learn more about Bit-Media and where you can find us on Social Media and the web.   We invite you to take hands and join our community to embrace our new digital economy.   Here are the links to join our Community:-   YouTube         Facebook        Twitter  …

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Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto

  From the desk of Bit-Media Zug, Cryptovalley Switzerland     Dear friend   We have taken the unusual step to write this manifesto because we have a wholehearted belief in this message that we are about to share with you and the world,   You see, we believe that we are at the start of a revolution that could be of more importance than the industrial revolution and it could well be the most important change that we as humans have ever made.   What are we talking about?…

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