Entries by Steve

Substrate, Parity Technologies’ Highly-anticipated Blockchain-Building Framework, Has Arrived

Designed for maximum freedom and ease Substrate is architected to be as generic as possible and provide maximum technical freedom when designing your blockchain. It has a one hundred percent abstract ‘execute block’ function encoded in WASM that can be targeted from a number of languages, including C++ and Rust. The execute block function is […]

Blockchain Can Fulfil its Promise of Global Business Transformation, says Rafal Szymanski

Rafal Szymanski, CEO of Global Tech Makers, believes that blockchain has the potential to be more than just a buzzword. The IT guru says that technology can fulfill its promise of transforming the landscape of the global business process. Beyond Cryptocurrencies Last year was undoubtedly the year of cryptocurrencies as prices reached peaked levels towards […]

Patientory Inc | Blockchain Panels from ConV2X Now Available for Listening

Patientory attended ConVerge2Xcelerate in October, a healthcare modernization event that brought together the foremost innovators and leaders in blockchain technology, telehealth, AI, and other technologies. The intention of the conference was to address the most compelling issues, growth opportunities, and financial implications of these technologies for the healthcare industry. Patientory CEO Chrissa McFarlane spoke on […]

Russian Region Conducts Blockchain Election With 40K Participants

Saratov Oblast, a region in Southern Russia, has conducted a reportedly successful blockchain election with 40,000 participants, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Dec. 18. On Dec. 12, participants voted to elect members of the local Youth Parliament via the blockchain-driven electronic polling system Polys, developed by Kaspersky Lab in 2017. According to […]

A Year After $20K, Blockchain Capital Exec Says Investors Will Regret Not Buying in Now

One year after Bitcoin (BTC) broke crypto industry records to hit $20,000, a partner at venture capital firm Blockchain Capital says that today’s bearish market represents “a fantastic buying opportunity.” Spencer Bogart made his remarks during an interview on CNBC’s Fast Money show Dec. 17. Bitcoin is now trading around $3,550, up 2 percent and […]

Medici Ventures Completes $3.6 Million Securities Token Transfer Using The Ravencoin Blockchain

digital golden coin on data transfer tech concept background eps 10 vectorGetty While an abundance of hype surrounds the capabilities of blockchain technology, its ability to transfer equity using tokens as digital securities has been demonstrated. Medici Ventures, the leading blockchain accelerator and subsidiary of Overstock.com, Inc., has successfully conducted a digital securities token transfer […]

Binance Labs Launches 8 Blockchain Startups

Ella Zhang, Head of Binance Labs Binance Labs recently announced the launch of eight projects which have been incubated over the course of the last few months. The San Francisco chapter of Binance Labs ended its ten-week Incubation Program which focused on providing guidance, mentorship, and resources to each project. Over 500 project teams applied for the […]