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How To Secure Your Blockchain Technology
Blockchain continues to hold its place as one of the breakthrough technologies in the recent past.  You get to enjoy better data security, cost-saving, and faster transactions.  However, blockchain comes with its own level of risk. jaydeep_ / Pixabay Some of the most significant risks facing blockchain are fraud and cyber-attacks.  Companies have lost substantial amounts of money due to
The Rational Investor On How To Value Assets Like Crypto Currency
ValueWalk’s interview with Brian Beamish aka The Rational Investor. In this interview, Brian discusses his and his firm’s background, helping students build out their small business of trading, mass adoption of blockchain and the hype around the ‘get rich quick’ aspect of crypto currencies, the fundamental value of an asset like a crypto currency, what makes bitcoin more unique than
Report: Alibaba, Tencent Among First to Receive China’s State-Backed Cryptocurrency
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) is gearing up to launch its cryptocurrency, and according to Forbes, seven institutions will be among the first to handle it. The first group of recipients include Chinese internet giants Alibaba and Tencent as well as the Middle Kingdom’s two largest banks, the Bank of China and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.
Binance to Launch Lending Platform
Binance, the world largest cryptocurrency exchange, has set its sights on the lending space. According to an announcement, the crypto giant will launch a lending platform called “Binance Lending” as a “value-added service to Binance users who hold idle digital assets.” The service – which goes live on August 28 – allows holders of Binance Token (BNB), Ethereum Classic (ETC),
Craig Wright Loses Case – Must Hand Over ‘Billions’ in Bitcoin to Kleiman Estate
Craig Wright had a terrible, no good, very bad Monday. The legal battle between Wright and the estate of his former business partner, David Kleiman, went terribly pear-shaped for Wright on Monday when the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida awarded half of his multi-billion Bitcoin fortune to the Kleiman estate. The Block: In 2018, David Kleiman’s
A Bottom-Up Approach To Blockchain For US Industry
It’s no surprise that global supply chains are warming up to the benefits of blockchain implementations into their industries. Less than a month after the National Machining and Tooling Association (NTMA) partnered with blockchain manufacturing leader SyncFab, the Japanese industry has followed suit. jaydeep_ / Pixabay The Japanese Blockchain Consortium is headed by Mitsubishi at the helm. Similar to the SyncFab-NTMA partnership, its goal
Report: Asian Fintech Funding Stagnates Despite Record-Breaking Global Deal Volume
While global fintech M&A continues to shatter records, Asian fintech funding remains dull, according to a report by Hampleton Partners. Fundraising in fintech continues its record-breaking course. With 818 fundraises so far in 2019, the anticipated annualised figure of 1,636 would set a new annual record, narrowly beating those figures recorded in 2017 (1,632) and in 2016 (1,633). Furthermore, excluding
Trading Bandwidth For Crypto: NOIA Brings New Tech, Cisco Partnership To Programmable Internet Space
Domas Povilauskas, co-founder and CEO at the blockchain and AI internet infrastructure company NOIA Network Limited, told Benzinga his firm aims to shape the future of the internet. About NOIA The company's genesis was with an experienced team of network engineers who leveraged new technologies to improve existing networking infrastructures, Povilauskas told Benzinga. Read more at Benzinga. Photo: iStock
Binance Unveils ‘Venus,’ a Stablecoin Rival to Libra
Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, recently revealed that it’ll be launching “Venus,” a cryptocurrency it calls an “independent and autonomous, regional version of Libra.” Here’s The Block: Binance said it is going to launch Venus cryptocurrency because it has a presence in several countries, has its native blockchain Binance Chain in place, as well as it hopes to break
5 Richest Bitcoin Owners Helping Shape Bitcoin And Its Future
Like any form of investment, patience and strategy is the key to success, especially with the highly volatile nature of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. However, for those that have steadfast with their decisions, some have seen their efforts and investments increase over the years. Here are some of today’s most successful early adopters and proponents of the cryptocurrency space including Tom