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NexChange Interview Series: Hans Lombardo, Blockpass
This week on the NexChange Interview Series, Olga Yaroshevsky interviews Hans Lombardo, co-founder and CMO of Blockpass. They talk about Blockpass’ recent partnership with Waves Blockchain, how banks currently view digital identification systems, what industries – save for banking – are set to be disrupted by digital IDs, and more.
Cryptocurrency History: From Satoshi And 1.0 To Blockchain 5.0
From the first mention of blockchain in 2008, this terms became an extremely hyped buzzword. It’s difficult to find a modern person that didn’t hear about crypto. However, blockchain is a less familiar idea for the overall audience as people prefer not to dive into the tech debris often. The catch is that proper knowledge about the described projects brings
Should You Buy, Hold, Or Sell Bitcoin? [Survey]
80% of panelists said the bitcoin price has gone up due to crypto-related announcements made at Consensus. bitcoin predicted to be worth USD$7,543 on June 1, 2019 and USD$9,659 on December 31, 2019 according to the average of our panel lists’ predictions. 40% of panelists think Bitcoin will exceed it’s all-time high price of around USD$20,000 in this bull run.
Beyond Bitcoin: Making Money On Blockchain
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If you missed the Bitcoin train, not to worry – blockchain technology is exploding and there’s still time to invest on the ground floor in a number of different ways. Whether you want to invest in another type of cryptocurrency or you want to eschew cryptocurrency altogether and invest in the technology that builds it, there are business opportunities for
Technology Pioneer Helping To Create Scalable Blockchain
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Technology Pioneer Who Scaled The Internet Is Now Helping Blockchain Do The Same jaydeep_ / Pixabay Two innovative technologies, LISP and Nexus, have come together to create a one-of-a-kind scalable blockchain that many believe is the next generation blockchain solution the industry has been waiting for. LISP (Locator/ID Separation Protocol) was created by Silicon Valley’s, Dino Farinacci, to revolutionize scaling
Samsung to Add Crypto and Blockchain Features in Budget Galaxy Phones
South Korean electronics giant Samsung wants to make blockchain popular, and it plans to roll out blockchain features on some Galaxy smartphones to make it happen. Citing a press release, Business Korea reports that Samsung Electronics will be adding cryptocurrency and blockchain features – currently available only on the flagship Galaxy S10 – to more affordable models. It also plans
BTC Hits $8K – Is The Bull Run Frothy Or Here To Stay?
As BTC briefly hit $8,000 earlier today, we are clearly back in crypto bull market territory. This has left many investors wondering whether we’re on our way to another crypto bubble. Below, blockchain and crypto thought leaders from IOST (the application-ready, next-gen public blockchain and Top 50 coin) and Travala.com (the leading blockchain-based hotel booking platform) posits on the drivers
Video: Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019 - Highlights
NexChange is delighted to present Hong Kong Blockchain Week taking place in Spring 2020. The inaugural Hong Kong Blockchain Week in 2019 was a resounding success with over 4,000 participants attending events all week. From hackathons and investor dinners to the core conferences and exhibitions, Hong Kong Blockchain Week cemented Hong Kong's position as a global business and technology leader
Cold Storage Key As Shown In Binance Hack
Off the back of news that hackers have stolen more than $40 million in cryptocurrency from crypto exchange Binance, please find below commentary from industry experts on how cold storage can improve safety. mohamed_hassan / Pixabay Tara Annison, Technical Product Manager of the PR9 Network, a real-time institutional trading and settlement platform for blockchain-based assets held in cold storage, commented:
Hackers Steal Over $40m Worth of Bitcoin From Binance
Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has been hit with “a large scale security breach” in which hackers stole over $40 million worth of bitcoin, the company said in a statement. The hackers reportedly absconded with 7,000 units of bitcoin, along with user information such as API keys, two-factor codes, and “potentially other info.” The exchanged managed to