Blockchain's "Google," ConsenSys, has agreed to acquire the assets of asteroid mining company Planetary Resources, Inc., in a bid to democratize and decentralize access to outer space. As part of the agreement, Planetary Resources' Chief Executive Chris Lewicki and General...
London-based professional services firm EY has announced the development of an EY Ops Chain Public Edition (PE) prototype that could improve privacy without compromising consensus algorithms on blockchains, such as Ethereum. This will theoretically allow companies and private entities to...
Blockchain and crypto assets are slated to hit the mainstream once again, but this time, through a rather pricey mobile device from Taiwan-based HTC. Meet The Blockchain-Centric Exodus 1 In May, HTC, a household name in the consumer electronics world, revealed...
With there being so many websites out there specializing in tracking the crypto industry, we can occasionally miss how popular blockchain technologies are on sites that aren't just crypto-pertinent. One such site that many of us, crypto investors, may...
Microsoft has released a whitepaper describing a blockchain-based decentralized identification (ID) system. The system is specifically designed to manage the digital identities of individuals. Microsoft's engineers are still working out the technical details of a decentralized ID (DID) system...
After exiting the White House in early-2018, 58-year-old Gary Cohn has made a foray into the blockchain space in a surprising turn of events. Traditionalist Enters Blockchain Industry Per an exclusive report from the Financial Times, Gary Cohn, who formerly acted as...
Mastercard has won a patent for a system that can store multiple types of transaction data on a single blockchain, which could make such a system capable of supporting multiple currencies. Currently, blockchains can only store transaction data of one...
Crypto exchanges and startups have become a common sight in Hong Kong’s most elite skyscrapers, where most legacy market banks and institutions are on the verge of moving out. Popular banks and companies have relocated their staff into more...
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has posted a new patent filing from Bank of America that describes a multi-signature blockchain system that can be applied to the Internet of Things (IoT). The system will allow a wide...
With Bitcoin currently holding a position as the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, people often assume its ecosystem is the crème de la crème of all blockchain architectures. On the contrary, with news of yet another bug that may...

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