Category: Blockchain

  • SEC Promises Increased Scrutiny While Firms Continue To ‘Capitalize’ On Blockchain Name Hype

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    US companies who change their name to include the word ‘Blockchain’ could soon face increased scrutiny from regulators, new comments released Monday, Jan. 22. from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) suggest. Speaking at the Securities Regulation Institute Monday, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton devoted a small but pointed portion of his remarks to Blockchain technology. Specifically, Clayton […]

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  • How Would A Blockchain Token From Facebook Look Like

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    Mark Zuckerberg, worth $71 billion at just 33, has done rather well by Facebook’s centrally managed system. Over the past decade and a half, the social media behemoth’s closed-source algorithm has quietly manipulated its millions of users’ news feeds to capture maximum ad dollars and steer them all to Zuck and his shareholders. So, why is he […]

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  • How Blockchain Tech Will Add Value in 2018, BUIDL, not HODL

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    During the 1990s dot-com boom, valuation by counting eyeballs and various other body parts was rampant. During the housing boom, valuation was whatever you wanted by tuning projects’ default rates, prepayment rates, volatility and correlation. During the current crypto boom, methods rooted in science fiction such as network-based valuation, technical analysis, Metcalfe’s law and Moon-based […]

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  • Blockchain Companies Scrutinizing Overnight By SEC

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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is scrutinizing public companies that change their name or business model in a bid to capitalize upon the hype surrounding blockchain technology, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said on Monday. Dozens of little-known companies across the globe have seen their share prices leap in recent months […]

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  • Blockchain’s Stock Is On The Rise, While Cryptocurrency Have Its Ups And Downs

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    Even bitcoin’s boosters acknowledge that cryptocurrencies aren’t a sure thing. Just in the past month, China and South Korea signaled that they might be cracking down harder on trading in digital currencies, which caused bitcoin prices to tumble from a peak of nearly $20,000 per coin to around $12,000. “”For any of you that own cryptos, […]

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  • 35 Examples How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

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    It's quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more that just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day . Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, others …

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  • Experts Say Blockchain Technology Will Be Useful For Many Different Industries

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    As bitcoin prices fluctuate, indicating uncertainty about the ultimate viability of cryptocurrency, other use of its underlying blockchain technology is increasing and may represent the future of information transfer technology in many industries, including banking, and to some extent, healthcare.

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  • IBM and Maersk Form A Joint Ventrue For Blockchain To Improve Globel Trade

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    IBM and Maersk have announced a new joint venture to develop a digitized global trade platform built around blockchain tech. The two firms said they will improve efficiency and transparency in cross-border trade by digitally transforming the industry.

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  • The World First Blockchain On Nasdaq Big Screen: LightChain

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    With a set of Turing complete scripting languages, Ethereum Virtual Machine code, which is referred to as EVM, in several years afterwards, Etherum provides a complete solution of smart contracts to solve the traditional disputes through automation, which also marks the official opening of the Era of …

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  • Dubai Plans In 2018 To Launch 20 Blockchain-Based Services

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    Dubai is making good on its nickname as the 'City of the Future'. Its government had previously formed Smart Dubai, an agency created with the aim of making Dubai the most technologically advanced, and smartest city in the world. Part of that journey is to include blockchain-based services into a …

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