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Is a Single Global Blockchain Platform Already Coming Into the Picture? Here Are the Signs

Blockchain Technology is already in its 3rd generation of new projects and startups such as EOS, Cardano, Elastos, ICON, Ontology, Neo and hundreds of others already in existence with more coming up, the likes of GALLACTIC Blockchain, an innovative multi-chain platform. So when will the day come where a single blockchain will rule over all […]
6:23 PM GMT+0000 / November 7, 2018

Apple’s ‘Recycled’ Macs Aren’t What They Seem

The company’s move to recycled aluminum is good PR… and that’s about it Apple is washing itself green. The tech company announced Tuesday that it will build its new MacBook Air and Mac Mini computers using “100 percent recycled aluminum.” The move is part of a goal Apple set in 2017 to use only renewable or recycled materials in […]
5:52 PM GMT+0000 / November 5, 2018

Satoshi Nakamoto Released Bitcoin Ten Years Ago — Why It Was Important

10 years ago today, Satoshi Nakamoto announced to a cypherpunk cryptography mailing list a new thing called “Bitcoin.” For those in the crypto world it goes without saying why this was important, but after a decade most of the world is still struggling to understand what this meant. Indeed even those “in the know” still […]
5:29 PM GMT+0000 / November 5, 2018

Ripple vs Ethereum

By Patrick H Ripple overtook Ethereum three times in the second half of September 2018 in terms of market capitalization. Although it was for a brief time, Ethereum lost its place as the 2nd largest cryptocurrency. Eventually, Ethereum powered back to re-take its position. Let’s analyze the cause and effect of this episode. Cause: Ethereum is […]
5:22 PM GMT+0000 / November 5, 2018

Michael Brenndoerfer: How I started a company while going to school full-time

Anyone would agree that starting a business is no easy feat. It’s a job that demands your attention 24/7. Now imagine doing it while you are in school. Full-time. That’s what Michael Brenndoerfer, founder of cryptocurrency brokerage platform Cryptonite, did when he was pursuing his Master of Engineering (MEng) degree at UC Berkeley last year. […]
1:30 PM GMT+0000 / November 3, 2018

Unicorns are more important than blockchain.

By Laura Desmond Let me know when blockchain liberates me. I’ll be six blocks down. I’m going to blaspheme blockchain. I’m not talking about its forgivable little blunders, like its inability to scale or even its inevitable forking block rollbacks and selfish mining problems. Instead, I’m going to question the moral-political fiber of the blockchain, and […]
1:23 PM GMT+0000 / November 3, 2018

How Blockchain Can Solve Identity Theft Problem.

Identity theft is a serious problem. Any dead person’s identity can be taken with ease. Criminals use this identity to commit crimes and they easily get away with it. With the incorporation of Blockchain we can put an end to this. Let me explain to you with an example scenario: Let us say that a […]
8:43 AM GMT+0000 / November 3, 2018