Russia Is Getting Serious About Blockchain but Remains on the Fence About Cryptocurrencies

Last week an annual forum featuring Russia’s top people from the economic sector was held in St. Petersburg and cryptocurrencies were a hot topic there. Notably government agents and state-controlled businesses were vocal about their interest in blockchain but seemed to distance

Read More(English)
Le bitcoin émet autant de carbone quun petit pays

Le bitcoin et ses transactions décentralisées ont un coût environnemental élevé: 22 millions de tonnes de CO2 par an. Cela correspond aux émissions d’un petit pays entre la Jordanie et le Sri-Lanka! Pourquoi c’est une première. Depuis 2017 le site Digiconomist (EN) estime la cons

Read More(English)
Bill Would Create State-Based Health Exchange

A bill approved by the House Insurance Committee would create a state-based health insurance exchange in Pennsylvania. While the state currently shares oversight of its health insurance exchange with the federal government House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler says transitioning to

Read More(English)
Where Blockchain Adoption By Governments And The Private Sector Stands: An Overview

On June 5 leaders from government and industry will gather for the annual non-profit ACT-IAC Emerging Technology Forum in Washington DC. A lineup of state federal and international leaders will share insights about blockchain technology both regarding government adoption of it an

Read More(English)
Asian week in blockchain June 8-14 | Article

Crypto markets have remained range-bound this week primarily in anticipation of a big move by Bitcoin. At the time of writing the big pullback that many in the sector have been expecting has failed to materialize leaving most crypto assets in consolidation. Only Litecoin is makin

Read More(English)
Tyson Is the Latest Player to Enter the Hot Plant-Based Meat Market

The fast-growing market for meat alternatives has a surprising new player: Tyson Foods. Tyson one of the world’s largest meat producers will begin selling nuggets made from pea protein at grocery stores this summer. A blended burger made from beef and pea protein will follow this

Read More(English)
Jack Dorsey says now is our chance to build a global currency for the internet

Jack Dorsey is best known for co-founding Twitter the micro-posting website that now has around 330 million users around the world. In 2009 the computer programmer also co-founded Square which was originally designed to help small businesses accept credit cards. Dorsey’s other Sa

Read More(English)
Why The Blockchain Space Is Maturing

The regulatory clampdown of Bitcoin by various different jurisdictions and most importantly an array of useless blockchain based tokens have shaken the foundation of blockchain technology. However as the space has started to mature many of the futile projects along with bad actor

Read More(English)
How to Create Bug-Free Blockchain Apps

While all developers strive for bug-free code it’s particularly crucial in a blockchain deployment where sensitive data or other confidential info is being exchanged such as in health care or finance. However some businesses have learned that lesson the hard way. Cryptocurrency e

Read More(English)
A Protocol for Issuing Tokens Launches on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

The first protocol for issuing tokens via bitcoin’s lightning network is aimed to rival ethereums ERC-20. But thats a tall order. Many bitcoiners thought it would be a cold day in hell when BHB Network co-founder Giacomo Zucco admitted that all tokens aren’t inherently scams. But

Read More(English)
Startups Debut First Protocol for Issuing Tokens via Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

Many bitcoiners thought it would be a cold day in hell when BHB Network co-founder Giacomo Zucco admitted that all tokens aren’t inherently scams. But as it turns out all he needed were the right partners. What started as a client’s request for a more secure alternative to ethere

Read More(English)