Category: blockchain

Government Cryptocurrencies Won’t be Able to Compete With Bitcoin, Here’s Why

Governments are attempting to recreate the success of bitcoin and decentralized cryptocurrencies like Ethereum with the development of permissioned ledgers and state-owned digital currencies. Unfortunately, for governments, centralized cryptocurrencies and permissioned blockchain networks will not succeed and ever secure a fraction of bitcoin’s user base for a simple reason: the lack of decentralization and a Read More

Banco Central de India dice no a criptomonedas pero sí a blockchain

El Banco de la Reserva de la India (RBI) reafirmó nuevamente su postura sobre el uso de criptomonedas en una reunión de banqueros este 6 de noviembre, explicando que el banco no tiene intención de permitir su uso en el país. Source: BitIndia news feed Read More

Minan bloque de 1.6MB en la blockchain de Bitcoin usando SegWit

Un bloque de 1.6MB fue minado por el pool de minería Bitcoin India. El bloque de tamaño récord contenía un 13.5% de transacciones SegWit, lo cual permitió que alcanzara este tamaño. Source: BitIndia news feed Read More

India’s Largest Bank Goes Big on Blockchain

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The State Bank of India is gearing up to implement blockchain solutions in a number of financial processes including the management of its Know Your Customer (KYC) system. As a public sector bank, government-owned State Bank of India (SBI) is India’s largest Read More

Las criptomonedas avanzan a paso firme

Las monedas digitales han superado en tamaño a algunas empresas conocidas, cambiando fundamentalmente el comercio para todas las empresas. Las criptomonedas acaban de alcanzar un hito importante, y los empresarios no deberían ignorarla Si no ha escuchado o prestado atención al fenómeno que son las criptomonedas, entonces es hora de empezar En primer lugar, si Read More

Crypto Derivatives Exchange WandX to Launch Token Sale

ADVERTISEMENTS Pioneering Indian tech firm WandX, led by CEO Abhinav Ramesh, will launch a token sale on Friday 27 October to fund the building of its groundbreaking platform, which will allow investors to create and trade in derivative products based on crypto-assets. Expectation around the token sale is high and a pre-sale raised 530 Ether (approximately Read More

CarTaxi : The First Towing Service on Blockchain Platform

There is nothing new about car towing service, but as our technology becomes even more advanced, there are bound to be a few adjustments down the line. Said adjustments may come in the form of the method and equipment used, or the service itself. CarTaxi is the prime example of adjustments in both service and Read More

Dünya Bankası Başkanı: Herkes Blockchain İçin Heyecanlı

Dünya Bankası başkanı Jim Yong Kim CNBC ile yaptığı bir röportajda Blockchain teknolojisi hakkında iyimser açıklamalarda bulundu. Ancak teknoloji hakkındaki olumlu görüşlerini ifade ederken, Bitcoin gibi Blockchain teknolojisi türevlerinin risk teşkil ettiğine de dikkatleri çekti. Blockchain temelli dijital paraların uygulanabilir olup olmadıkları sorulduğunda ise şu ifadeleri kaydetti: “Blockchain teknolojisi herkesi heyecanlandıran bir konu ancak şunu… Read More

Block Con Day 1: Planes, Blockchains and Token Sales

Not far from the storied Los Angeles beaches of Santa Monica and Venice, a large group of blockchain enthusiasts met Wednesday for Day 1 of Block Con. The conference was organized by Kurt Kumar. The blockchain-themed conference took place at the Museum of Flying, just outside of the Santa Monica Airport, under a perfect sun. Read More

FinTech Gains: Singapore & Indian State Foresee Blockchain Cross-Border Payments

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. A senior Singapore central bank has called blockchain technology “a natural form of collaboration” between Singapore and the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Speaking at a blockchain conference in India, Singaporean central bank managing director Ravi Menon underlined cross-border transactions as the Read More