What is ICON Cryptocurrency – Whitepaper Explained

  As both cryptocurrency and blockchain technology become more and more mainstream, several projects are pioneering the push to incorporate this revolutionary tech into economies, markets, and industries worldwide. As international conglomerates, financial institutions, and national governments begin to incorporate blockchains, it is likely th...
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VeChain Overview – Main Features and Partnerships

  VeChain, the world's leading blockchain-enabled product management platform, revolutionizes how products travel through the supply chain. Using blockchain technology, VeChain makes it simple and secure for product manufacturers to collect, manage and share important product data with vendors and consumers throughout the lifecycle of a produc...
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What Is NEM?

  There are many different blockchain and cryptocurrency projects worth keeping an eye on. For novice enthusiasts, all of this information can quickly become overwhelming. To them, a project like New Economy Movement – or NEM – may make little sense on paper. However, there is a good reason why this project's currency has been surging in value...
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What is Ethereum Classic?

  This guide was created with the purpose of answering any question user may have regarding Ethereum Classic (ETC) . In order to understand why and how ETC has come into existence, it's important to understand the events that lead to its creation: The DAO hack and the hard-fork. If you haven't followed these events, click here to read a brief ...
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What Is NEO?

  NEO is a next generation smart economy platform (formerly Antshares) and means new and young in Greek. NEO has been rising in popularity in the cryptocurrency world, but most people don't understand what it is about. It is usually compared to Ethereum. Called the "Chinese Ethereum" NEO has a lot of hype but, does it live up to it?While simil...
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What is IOTA?

There's a new cryptocurrency on a block and it's called IOTA. Technically it's not a new cryptocurrency it's been around for a while. recently it's been listed on Bitfinex and it's got a lot of attention – so it's as good as new. It took seventh place in terms of market capitalization in terms of cryptocurrency Third generation cryptocurrency: Fast...
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WHAT IS CARDANO?

Cardano is a blockchain protocol similar to Ethereum in that it allows for smart contracts and development of decentralised applications. It aims to achieve this in a low-cost and scalable way. Cardano also differs in that it will also focus on security and compliance. It will openly address the need for regulatory oversight whilst maintaining cons...
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Stellar Lumens (XLM) in a Nutshell

Stellar is a platform that connects banks, payments systems, and people. It is built on a completely decentralized consensus platform and is designed to support any type of currency. Features and Specifications 3-5 second confirmation time Supports thousands of transactions per second Can be used to send or trade any currency, asset, or token. Open...
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What is Ethereum?

Before you can understand ethereum, it helps to first understand the internet. Today, our personal data, passwords and financial information are all largely stored on other people's computers – in clouds and servers owned by companies like Amazon, Facebook or Google. Even this CoinDesk article is stored on a server controlled by a company that char...
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What is Bitcoin?

  To cut through some of the confusion surrounding bitcoin, we need to separate it into two components. On the one hand, you have bitcoin-the-token, a snippet of code that represents ownership of a digital concept – sort of like a virtual IOU. On the other hand, you have bitcoin-the-protocol, a distributed network that maintains a ledger of ba...
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Cardano (ADA) And Google In The Talk For A Possible Partnership

  There is no stopping and relaxation for Charles Hoskinson – the creator Cardano (ADA). After directly inviting Justin Sun – creator of TRON TRX to team up and help his team create the best blockchain tech they want, Mr. Hoskinson went to meet with Google for a possible collaboration. Charles Hoskinson received and accepted an invitation by G...
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IBM-Powered Blockchain Platform Completes First Live Trades Via Five Major Banks

European blockchain trading platform we.trade confirmed it had completed its first live operations today, July 3, involving twenty companies and five major banks. The blockchain platform, which claims to provide a "more efficient and cost effective way" for banks and businesses to trade worldwide, uses IBM's Blockchain Platform, powered by Hyperled...
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Coinbase Custody is Officially Open For Business

  Last week, Coinbase Custody accepted its first deposit. Today, we're proud to announce that we're officially open for business. Over the coming weeks, we'll continue on-boarding a set of world-class clients that includes leading crypto hedge funds, exchanges and ICO teams. Coinbase Custody's mission is to make digital currency investment acc...
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BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes Stands by $50,000 Bitcoin Price Prediction

  BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes recently stated that he still thinks Bitcoin ( BTC ) will reach $50,000 by the end of this year. The Wharton School graduate sated on CNBC that he thinks "something that goes up to $20,000 in one year can have a correction down to around $6,000." He added that bitcoin might be "one positive regulatory decision away" f...
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Media: Payments Provider Qiwi Launches Russia’s ‘First’ Crypto Investment Bank

Qiwi Blockchain Teсhnologies (QBT) has launched a crypto investment dubbed "HASH," local news outlet Kommersant reports June 29. QBT is a subsidiary of Russia's leading payment service provider Qiwi . HASH, built on a "classic investment banking model" according to Kommersant, will provide a platform for initial coins offerings ( ICO ). Yakov Barin...
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Microsoft Partners With Two Asian Firms on Blockchain Platform for Enterprises

The Taiwanese subsidiary of tech giant Microsoft has partnered with tech investment company China Binary Sale Technology and High Cloud to create a platform for enterprise blockchain development, according to a press release from Microsoft June 28. Microsoft will provide its Azure cloud platform as a base for China Binary's blockchain service. The ...
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Binance Opens Its First Crypto-Fiat Exchange in Uganda

  The world's largest cryptocurrency exchange has just launched a fiat trading pair in Uganda. Binance, the largest exchange by volume according to CoinMarketCap, announced Thursday that it was starting a fiat-crypto trading pair with the Uganda shilling. Moreover, the company also announced its first fiat crypto exchange in the nation, called...
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Huobi Partners With JD Cloud to Explore Blockchain Tech

JD Cloud, a subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce giant JD Group is teaming up with crypto exchange Huobi to conduct new research into blockchain technology and cloud computing. The two companies signed a partnership contract, which was unveiled during a signing ceremony in Beijing on Thursday. According to a press release , the two companies will be wo...
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MARKET LOWS: HIGH TIME FOR FACEBOOK TO BUY COINBASE?

New rumors are circulating that social media giant Facebook has plans to purchase the US' biggest digital currency exchange, Coinbase, as part of an apparent U-turn on cryptocurrency. ACQUISITION 'NOT SURPRISING' Following initial suspicions in mainstream media earlier this month, UK publication The Independent renewed the likelihood of a buyout We...
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Walmart, IBM Blockchain Initiative Aims to Track Global Food Supply Chain

  Walmart and nine other companies have partnered with IBM in order to release a blockchain for tracking food globally through its supply chain, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports June 25. The Food Trust blockchain, which includes Nestlé SA, Dole Food Co., Driscoll's Inc., Golden State Foods, Kroger Co., McCormick and Co., McLane Co., Tyson...
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