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Blockchain project Zilliqa carried out a major network update

The team has finished a major network update. The developers fixed bugs and errors and improved network functionality. Zilliqa developers announced a successful network update to 5.0.0 version. The process took them five months to complete. The update was aimed to improve smart contracts functionality and execution, and speed up transactions processing on the blockchain. […]

0Chain’s dStorage teams up with Oracle Blockchain to provide a single source of truth for Hyperledger Fabric data

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — 0Chain LLC, a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today, announced a collaboration with Oracle to provide Hyperledger Fabric customers a solution to use 0Chain dStorage as a trusted party for file-based transactions that require data validation from endorsers. The concept is to have enterprises upload […]

SHARED INTEL: How digital certificates could supply secure identities for enterprise blockchains

Blockchain gave rise to Bitcoin. But blockchain is much more than just the mechanism behind the cryptocurrency speculation mania. Related: The case for ‘zero trust’ There’s no disputing that blockchain technology holds the potential to massively disrupt business, politics and culture over the next couple of decades, much the way the Internet dramatically altered the […]

Vegas Blockchain Week to Gather Thousands of Digital Currency Leaders in Sin City October 25-31

LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — – (via Blockchain Wire) – Vegas Blockchain Week (www.vegasblockchainweek.com) today announced its event schedule, bringing together thousands of blockchain developers, entrepreneurs, business leaders and enthusiasts to Sin City October 25-31, 2019. Taking place inside The Cosmopolitan at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, these events […]

Blockchain Will Transform Most Industries in 10 Years

Information technology service management giant Gartner foresees blockchain becoming transformative for most industries within 10 years. Gartner made its remarks in the press release accompanying its 2019 Hype Cycle for Blockchain research, published on Sept. 12. “Some level” of blockchain adoption in the next 3 years: CIOs The Hype Cycle report tries to provide “an […]

on-chain vs off-chain – TechTalks

Blockchains and related technologies represent a fundamental breakthrough in computer science. In the future, we’ll look back and consider these breakthroughs as a catalyst that unlocked untold human potential. The printing press, the steam engine, the internet, and blockchain technology. That being said, we’re still in the early innings of this revolution. In order for […]

Startup Plans to Change Blockchain Analysis With Its New Platform

A blockchain monitoring and intelligence platform is now offering its analytics tools to both businesses and customers to give them “insightful blockchain data for sound decision-making.”  The rapid growth and increasing complexity of cryptocurrency market nowadays requires new tools for blockchain monitoring at scale and in real-time. Parsiq notes that current tools like block explorers […]

Inside Telegram’s secretive TON blockchain network

The Telegram Open Network, or TON, is Telegram’s upcoming Proof-of-Stake network that promises to integrate blockchain payments into its messaging app that serves some 365 million users. If it delivers on promises of high speeds and decentralization, it will be the largest blockchain launch in history. TON’s slated to launch by October 31, having raised […]

Vegas Blockchain Week to Gather Thousands of Digital Currency Leaders in Sin City October 25-31

Vegas Blockchain Week Announces Event Schedule, Including Cryptocurrency Conferences, Summits, and VIP Gatherings LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — – (via Blockchain Wire) – Vegas Blockchain Week (www.vegasblockchainweek.com) today announced its event schedule, bringing together thousands of blockchain developers, entrepreneurs, business leaders and enthusiasts to Sin City October 25-31, 2019. Taking place […]