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What is a smart contract?

A smart contract is just like an old-fashioned verbal or paper contract except that its conditions can be met digitally. Smart contracts are not new, …

Blockchain

Overstock CEO on Blockchain: 160 Industries Could be Disrupted

Overstock.com became the first major retailer to accept cryptocurrency in 2014 when bitcoin was trading under $500. Now, the company is tripling down …

Bitcoin

Interview: Elly Zhang – TokenCard

Elly Zhang is a London based global blockchain pioneer and influencer. Elly was born in Shanghai, China, and grew up in the financial centre of Asia, …

Blockchain

It's Settled: Here's The Best Case For Blockchain In Digital Media-Buying

I was already thinking about the role blockchain may or may not play in digital media-buying, especially the programmatic kind, before Parsec’s Marc …

Blockchain

HTC is launching a blockchain-powered phone

HTC is developing a new Android phone that will be powered by blockchain technology.<p>The phone, named Exodus, will feature a universal wallet and a built-in secure hardware enclave to support cryptocurrencies and decentralized applications.<p>HTC has roped back the creator of its virtual reality …

Blockchain

30+ Real Examples Of Blockchain Technology In Practice

While Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have been the first widely known uses of blockchain technology, today, it’s far from the only one. In fact, blockchain is revolutionizing most every industry. Here are just a few of the practical examples of blockchain technology.<p><b>Entertainment</b><p>‌KickCity—Platform …

Blockchain

If quantum computers threaten blockchains, quantum blockchains could be the defense - MIT Technology Review

A blockchain is a mathematical structure that stores data securely over time. The idea has risen to fame on the back of the Bitcoin boom. Bitcoin …

Blockchain

ERC-20 Tokens, Explained

Every question answered about ERC-20 tokens and how they work.What are ERC-20 tokens?<i>ERC-20 tokens are tokens designed and used solely on the</i> …

Blockchain

Understanding Blockchain: A Beginners Guide to Ethereum Smart Contract Programming

One of the hottest technologies of late is <i>blockchain</i>. A blockchain is a digital transaction of records that’s arranged in chunks of data called …

Blockchain

Understanding blockchain’s potential

Blockchain has signified the dawn of a new era in the way we store and exchange value. In fact, many consider it to be one of the biggest technology breakthroughs since the advent of the Internet in the early 90s. Blockchain provides a way to transact in a secure, immutable, transparent, and …

Blockchain

Update: PS confident new Bills will appease banks concerns over blockchain, crypto companies

Parliamentary Secretary for the Digital Economy Silvio Schembri "strongly believes" once new laws surrounding Blockchain technology and …

Blockchain

Basics of the OTN Blockchain: consensus algorithm

Every blockchain technology relies on a consensus algorithm, which, basically, is a ruleset regulating network operating processes and its …

Blockchain

A glossary of blockchain jargon - MIT Technology Review

<b>Alt-coin</b>/ A <b>cryptocurrency</b> that works similarly to Bitcoin but with modifications such as being able to process transactions faster.<p><b>Blockchain</b>/ A …

Blockchain

Coinbase buys Earn.com and makes CEO Balaji Srinivasan its first CTO

Coinbase, the prominent cryptocurrency exchange, has announced its most significant piece of M&A to date after it agreed to buy Earn.com, the U.S. startup that uses the blockchain for its paid-email service, in a deal worth more than $120 million. In addition, Coinbase has appointed Earn.com …

Ethereum Smart Contracts in Python: a comprehensive(ish) guide

It’s one thing to get a basic smart contract up on Ethereum — just google “ERC20 Token Tutorial” you’ll find plenty of information on how to do it. …

Top 100 Women in Fintech

Our continued focus on identifying the top leaders in Fintech across various categories globally brings us to introducing the <i>Top 100 Women in …

United States

What is the math behind elliptic curve cryptography?

Introduction<p>When someone sends bitcoin to you, they send the bitcoin to your address. If you want to spend any of the bitcoin that is sent to your …

5 Mistakes Made by ICO Community Managers

No organic firm is perfect.<p>I’ve made a ton of mistakes in my days as ICO community manager.<p>As my experience with clients stack up, so does the number …

LATTICE80 opens World’s Largest Crypto Hub in Singapore

After immense global success of its Fintech Hub, LATTICE80 announces the launch of the world’s largest Crypto Hub in Singapore.The first-of-a-kind …

Investing

Consensus Mechanisms Explained: PoW vs. PoS

A central aspect of blockchain technology is the distributed ledger, which contains a record of all previous transactions. It is called a <i>distributed</i> …

LATTICE80 Fintech Europe 200 — top influencers to know & follow

The Fintech industry in mainland Europe and the United Kingdom has been subjected to some very interesting developments recently. While any major …

LATTICE80 Fintech Europe 200

The Fintech industry in mainland Europe and the United Kingdom has been subjected to some very interesting developments recently. While any major …

United Kingdom

6 tips for a successful initial coin offering

The increase in initial coin offering (ICO) scams has caused an increase in distrust and skepticism in many recent campaigns. These doubts are justified, with so many seemingly legitimate projects acting as fronts for quick money-making schemes.<p>However, there also continues to be a huge number of …

Top 50 Fintech Influencers in Middle East

The United Arab Emirates remains a hotspot for fintech to grow, closely followed by Jordan as per a recent Forbes report. Similar to the Financial …

Abu Dhabi

AI powered ‘FintechDB’ for global fintech ecosystem

With explosive growth in the fintech ecosystem, startups in several sub-categories, investors, regulatory bodies and various other stakeholders have …

Algorithms

"Once you understand the blockchain, you wonder why no one thought of it before"

The blockchain may not be pretty, but it is a design classic, says Paul Coletti.<p><b>In the latter half of the 20th century</b> the refined application of …

Blockchain

Can hashgraph succeed blockchain as the technology of choice for cryptocurrencies?

Blockchain, the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, could be on its way out.<p>It is blockchain technology that makes virtual …

8 Surprising Business Uses for Blockchain Technology

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 9<p>Thinking outside the currency box<p>Pardon the cliché, but blockchain technology could just be the greatest thing since sliced …

Top 200 Fintech Influencers in Asia

The Fintech industry has had tremendous growth in the recent years, and Asia has maintained its position as the leader with fast evolving markets …

Blockchain: An insider’s guide (free PDF)

Beyond cryptocurrency, blockchain offers the potential to revolutionize how we conduct business, provide services, and exchange information. This …