BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION and KOOPHub Istanbul Announce Partnership to Support Blockchain Startups and Enterprises in Turkey

Swiss-based accelerator, BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION has partnered with KOOPHub to assist startups and enterprises launch blockchain projects and raise capital through token-based fundraising launchpad.   Zug, Switzerland — BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION, a Swiss-based global accelerator program designed to build blockchain start-ups and enterprises into successful businesses, has announced a strategic partnership with KOOPHub to support blockchain startups in fundraising, project implementation, and expanding into global markets.   Comprised of a team of seasoned blockchain entrepreneurs who have built and continue to build their own projects, BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION offers great insights to enable…

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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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What Is IOTA?

  IOTA is a cryptocurrency that will enable data exchange between sensor-equipped machines that populate the Internet of Things. A distributed ledger will be created for these transactions.   What IOTA does   Anyone with a bank account is familiar with the concept of a ledger, containing records of their debits and credits. However, we need to trust financial institutions and we have done so for generations to safeguard these records and to guarantee their accuracy and integrity. Unfortunately, cyber crimes and hacking are putting this trust at risk.  …

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Canada launches first Blockchain ETF amid Bitcoin crash

Harvest Portfolio just received approval for the first CANADIAN blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF) which is set to launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange next week.   The firm filed the paperwork for its Blockchain Technologies ETF in January and Harvest Portfolio said the fund will invest “in equity securities of issuers exposed, directly or indirectly to the development and implementation of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies”.   Full story: –ETF – Toronto Stock Exchange, Harvest Portfolio The filing and approval come after a torrid month for Bitcoin investors and prominent…

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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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