Author: Gopal Pradhan

voice; decentralized social media platform

“Voice” Blockchain Social Media Platform Hires Ex-Forbes Exec as CEO

Voice, the decentralized social media platform, hires former Forbes executive Salah Zalatimo as its new CEO. Salah was working as the Chief Digital Officer at Forbes. The press release comes just now ahead of Voice’s upcoming beta launch. Salah joined Forbes in 2015 and lead a successful digital transformation there. As a result, it rebuilds […]

kerala plans to become the blockchain technology hub of India

Kerala Plans to Become The Blockchain Technology Hub of India

The Indian state of Kerala is actively exploring the usage of the blockchain technology era to fortify quite a lot of present programs, together with monetary. Hundreds of persons are already being skilled within the state to transform blockchain mavens.  A few of whom have already graduated, consistent with the state’s electronics and knowledge era […]

blockchain network

China’s Nationwide Blockchain Network BSN Will Launch in April 2020

China’s nationwide blockchain network, the Blockchain-based Service Network (BSN) will launch in April 2020. The launch will commence after its six months of the beta testing period gets over. The network primarily aims to improve the layout of the blockchain sector. And serve the development of smart cities as well as the digital economy. Backed […]

monero

Monero’s Triptych Research Could Vastly Improve its Anonymity

The Monero Research Lab (MRL) releases Triptych on the 6th of January proposing trustless logarithmic-size ring signatures. As Monero’s core anonymity mechanism, research aimed at decreasing their size could improve the coin’s privacy significantly. Monero (XMR) is a privacy coin that uses several distinct mechanisms to obfuscate parts of a transaction. The primary line of […]

cryptocurrency exchange platform binance

Binance Adds Support for AUD and GBP Faster Payments Service

The cryptocurrency exchange platform, Binance, adds two new features on its platform. First, it enables support for the UK’s faster payments scheme for British Pound (GBP) transfers. Second, it extends its support for the Australian Dollar (AUD) for its direct fiat-to-crypto buying facility. New Features Released by Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Binance via Banxa According to […]

caixabank rolls out enterprise blockchain platform

CaixaBank Launches Blockchain-based Platform Using Hyperledger Fabric

Earlier this morning, the third-largest bank in Spain, CaixaBank launches a blockchain platform “we.trade” using Hyperledger Fabric. According to reports, CaixaBank plans to incorporate its enterprise blockchain platform into its suite of client services. The trade finance application, operated by a consortium of 15 European financial institutions, targets small-to-medium enterprises, facilitating banking services, enabling financing […]

south korean cryptocurrency exchange platform bithumb

South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Launches R&D Center

The major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange platform, Bithumb launches its own research and development center. The announcement goes live by the company. It states that Bithumb is the first company with a blockchain and cryptocurrency research recenter in South Korea. With this establishment, Bithumb has high hopes for the research center’s impact on the company. […]

IBM Blockchain App for Sustainable Coffee

IBM Blockchain App “Thank My Farmer” Aims to Tackle Coffee Traceability

IBM Blockchain in collaboration with traceability platform Farm Connect is planning to bring a new app “Thank My Farmer” into the mainstream. As a result, consumers will have the power to track their morning joe from the store where they buy coffee beans to the farm where it was grown. The app uses IBM’s blockchain […]

Qatar bans cryptocurrency trading

Qatar Bans Cryptocurrency Trading; May Create National Digital Currency

Cryptocurrency trading bans in Qatar. This Middle East country has a population of over 2.5 million but doesn’t want to adapt to the future of currency. According to the recent media reports, the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Regulatory Authority says that virtual asset trading remains out of sight from the QFC at this time. The […]

Omni shuts down; sells engineering team to coinbase

Omni Abruptly Shuts Down; Sells Engineering Team to Coinbase

Omni, one of the Ripple’s first major investments just closed its doors for good. Originally based in San Francisco, Omni (the peer-to-peer rental startup) was earlier reported to shut down its operations by late 2019. However, the piece of news becomes true this week. According to new reports, the company officially ends its services and […]