Blockchain

A collection of the most ground shattering news related to blockchain


Dash Offering Scholarships to Arizona State University Students

Arizona State University and Dash, a top digital currency for payments, today announced a partnership designed to accelerate research, development, and education in ways that advance blockchain transaction speed, efficiency, security, and expand its uses. The new $350,000 Dash-ASU agreement announced today includes: The Dash Scholars Program, which provides $100,000 in scholarships for undergraduate and … Continued


SmartRefer: The World’s First Blockchain Job Referral Marketplace Wins At DisruptiveTO 2017

SmartRefer received The People’s Choice Award at the 2017 DisruptiveTO Pitch Competition in Toronto, Canada. PRESS RELEASE: TORONTO, Canada, Dec. 26, 2017 —SmartRefer, a referral, and diversity hiring marketplace for technology professionals, received a big thumbs-up from the public, finishing 2017 with a bang. After an electrifying pitch competition hosted by The Rai Stone Agency, SmartRefer took … Continued




Bitcoin Jumps 1,000% This Year!

Bitcoin rises by $2000 in one day! Then it falls by just as much the very same day. Is the digital currency here to stay? Or a volatile, unproven and unbacked currency that’s doomed to fail? Coindesk’s Nolan Bauerie gives Richard his two cents.


Electroneum: Under the Magnifying Glass

In July 2017, Electroneum Ltd. was formed and officially took control of the Electroneum(ETN) project. ETN has been developed by an experienced team of software developers lead by Richard Ells & James Atkinson. Richard Ells is a serial entrepreneur with a history of building successful digital businesses. Over 20 years ago he founded and grew SiteWizard, a … Continued


Chain Core: Enterprise-Grade, Open Source Software to Support Modern Financial Networks

Written By: Krunal Billimoria On: November 8, 2017 In our current financial systems, while assets such as currencies and securities appear to seamlessly be transacted with the help of software and the internet, there is an underlying complexity to the system: typically involved in clearing, reconciliation, and settlement of these assets in outdated structures. This system has many … Continued


Toronto’s Blockchain ICO Pitch Competition: Win 10k Cash Prizes + Business Investments

  DisruptiveTO, the largest Blockchain ICO Pitch Competition hosted by Rai Stone Agency will be held November 30th 2017 from 7pm – 10pm, downtown Toronto at the King St Pop-up, 363 King St W. Join Rai Stone Agency and Fintech Venture and Advisory Corp. as they introduce valuable Initial Coin Offerings to 200 Blockchain professionals … Continued


Introduction to Ethereum’s Casper Proof-of-Stake

With Ethereum’s DevCon 3 starting today in Cancun, Mexico, developers from around the world will be asking questions about the future of Ethereum’s blockchain. One upgrade that will be under the spotlight is the much-anticipated switch from the current Proof of Work consensus algorithm to Proof of Stake (PoS). In development since 2013, the Casper … Continued