IBM Partners With Columbia University to Boost Blockchain Application Development

Technology firm IBM partners with Columbia University to boost blockchain application development by launching a blockchain research center reported Coindesk on July 17. The blockchain center will open on Tuesday and will be located on the Manhattan campus of Columbia University in New York City. It will integrate blockchain applications by outlining both technical and academic … Continue reading IBM Partners With Columbia University to Boost Blockchain Application Development

GMO Will Use Blockchain to Facilitate Payments For Its New Internet Bank

Japan-based GMO will use blockchain to facilitate payments for its new internet bank, reported Coindesk on July 17. The digital services firm expressed through a company statement that it had partnered with Aozora Bank Group in order to be prepared for the development of the "next-generation" bank, a project they are working on since 2016. The … Continue reading GMO Will Use Blockchain to Facilitate Payments For Its New Internet Bank

BITCOIN VS ETHEREUM VS LITECOIN

This article was written by Mintdice, as it explains the difference between bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin.  While cryptocurrency has only recently become a popular term in finance, it has been around for a long time. Before names like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin even existed, there were attempts to create a decentralized currency. David Chaum, a respected cryptographer, launched ECash, an … Continue reading BITCOIN VS ETHEREUM VS LITECOIN

Don’t Fall For These Crytocurrency Scams

This article was written by Delton Rhodes, a CoinCentral contributor that enjoys researching new, innovative, and interesting blockchain/crypto projects that have the potential to impact the world. While the cryptocurrency market can be a good way to make money, it is also a prime target market for scammers. In this article, we’ll look at some of … Continue reading Don’t Fall For These Crytocurrency Scams

MLB is Turning to Blockchain to Increase Its Fanbase

The Major League Baseball (MLB) is turning to blockchain to increase its fanbase by partnering with Lucid Sight, a blockchain gaming company to develop a dApp game on the ethereum blockchain, reported Yahoo Finance. The new game called MLB Crypto Baseball will allow baseball fans to buy avatars of their favorite moment in recent games by … Continue reading MLB is Turning to Blockchain to Increase Its Fanbase

The Importance For Companies to Embrace Tokenization

This article was written by Paul Brody, a principal and the global blockchain leader at EY, as he explains the importance for companies to embrace tokenization. It is the second article in a series of 4. Read part one here. One of the most compelling uses of blockchain technology is the ability to reliably record information and … Continue reading The Importance For Companies to Embrace Tokenization

American Express Plans to Use Blockchain to Prove When a Transaction Occurs

American Express plans to use blockchain to prove when a transaction occurs, as it explains in its patent application released by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office last week, reported Coindesk on June 16. The filing explains a method using a "proof-of-payment system" that would "receive a payment confirmation including a transaction amount and a merchant identifier." … Continue reading American Express Plans to Use Blockchain to Prove When a Transaction Occurs

The Financial Stability Board Has Developed a Framework For Monitoring Cryptocurrency Assets

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is a group that is working on proposing recommendations to the G20 in order to develop the global economy effectively and has developed a framework for monitoring cryptocurrency assets, reported Coindesk on July 16. The FSB is working in collaboration with the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI), the … Continue reading The Financial Stability Board Has Developed a Framework For Monitoring Cryptocurrency Assets

Malta is the Most Promising Blockchain-Friendly Jurisdiction

This article was written by Marlene Ronstedt, a writer and journalist that is currently working for Neufund as a blockchain reporter, and André Eggert, a partner at the law firm of LACORE LLP and the legal architect of Neufund.org, a platform for primary offerings of tokenized equity. They explain why Malta is the most promising blockchain-friendly jurisdiction. Among the handful … Continue reading Malta is the Most Promising Blockchain-Friendly Jurisdiction

The 3 Best Ethereum Mining Pool Options

This article was written by Steven Buchko, a CoinCentral contributor. Choosing the Best Ethereum Mining Pool So, you’ve heard that mining Ethereum can be a profitable business and may have bought a mining rig. Your next step should be to join an Ethereum mining pool. Mining pools are simply groups of miners that work together to mine Ethereum. … Continue reading The 3 Best Ethereum Mining Pool Options