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Hard Fork News Update

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Ethereum's Daily Transactions Surpass One Million, Reaching 13-Month High

Published: 2019-06-30T11:48:45Z 

It's worth noting this excludes the activity that followed the 2016 hard fork made because of the DAO hack. As CryptoGlobe covered, however, ...

Waves (WAVES) Hits Market Capitalization of $196.00 Million

Published: 2019-06-29T21:56:15Z 

... "Waves is the first production system being built on top of the Scorex framework Extensible solution: In order to fix the need for a mandatory hard fork ...


Blockchain News Update

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Blockchain workshop set on July 3

Published: 2019-06-29T21:11:15Z 

Blockchain technology has been with us since 1991 yet it is only in recent years that investors started to take it seriously with the emergence of digital ...

JPM Coin Will be Operable on All Blockchain Networks

Published: 2019-06-29T19:52:30Z 

In fact, JPM Coin will be operable on all standard blockchain networks. According to reports, JPMorgan Chase is expecting to pilot its very own ...

Blockchain is making travel industry truly secure and paperless soon

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

The unveiling of the Traveler Digital Identity (TDI) program has made traveling a lot easier than before. It facilitates travelers in paperless travel and ...

Discovering Insuretech: Blockchain Disruption of the Insurance Sector

Published: 2019-06-29T18:56:15Z 

Both aspects make the insurance sector an appealing ground for blockchain-based optimization — and indeed, distributed ledger technology is a ...

Blockchain in retail: the past week at a glance

Published: 2019-06-29T18:00:00Z 

Tesco was left red faced this week as hackers took over its Twitter account to push a Bitcoin scam. The retailer, which has almost 550,000 Twitter ...

US Clean Energy Firm Clearway Energy Will Test Blockchain for Renewable Energy Trading

Published: 2019-06-29T17:26:15Z 

United States-based clean energy development firm Clearway Energy Group is launching a pilot program for trading renewable energy credits on a ...

Curious new theory links Bitcoin's inventor to Estonia

Published: 2019-06-29T17:03:45Z 

Is it a coincidence that an Estonian startup began testing blockchain in 2008—the same year that the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto published his ...

Bank digitisation creates new jobs: Robot programmer to blockchain expert

Published: 2019-06-29T16:52:30Z 

A blockchain architect, who focuses on blockchain technology applications in banking, and process modelling expert, who focuses on enhancing ...

Retail Blockchain Deep Dive: Supply Chain

Published: 2019-06-29T16:30:00Z 

Outside of payments, which is still mostly using cryptocurrencies rather than the underlying blockchain technology, the most active area for retail ...

The Chinese Branch Of Walmart And VeChain Team Up On PwC Blockchain Safety Platform

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

Walmart's Chinese branch has started an innovative way to address safety concerns when it comes to food in China-a blockchain ...

LAPO blockchain to integrate with the Stellar Network

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

Stellar and LAPO blockchain networks have partnered up in the hopes of integrating each other's systems in order to maximize the effectiveness and ...

Group of Digital Asset Trade Associations to Establish Global Cryptocurrency Association

Published: 2019-06-29T15:22:30Z 

The associations that signed the agreement include the Australian Digital Commerce Association (ADCA), Singapore Cryptocurrency and Blockchain ...

Blockchain Governance And Decentralization: Are Workable Models Mutually-Exclusive?

Published: 2019-06-29T15:22:16Z 

Blockchain governance is, essentially, the means by which changes are proposed and implemented on a blockchain platform. This comes with a ...

How blockchain tech is being used to drive positive social change

Published: 2019-06-29T15:11:15Z 

The transparency and immutability inherent to blockchain technology present a solution to entrenched socio-economic issues such as these. So, how ...

CounterPath Is Not A Blockchain Company

Published: 2019-06-29T13:30:00Z 

CounterPath was alerted by a popular chat room and several Twitter users on the premise that it is a blockchain-related stock, leading to a surge in ...

With the launching of the Testnet, the performance of YottaChain is over 10000 times higher than ...

Published: 2019-06-29T12:33:45Z 

The new amazing generation of YottaChain Public Blockchain developed by him and his elite team made a debut in this conference, receiving a great ...

Hackers Stole Millions of Dollars by Mimicking Blockchain .com

Published: 2019-06-29T12:11:15Z 

The hackers mimicked Blockchain.com to get key information from their victims. According to a report by Avon and Somerset Police, the hackers used ...

Trust is the 5th Coupling in a Distributed Systems: Blockchain is poised to loosen it

Published: 2019-06-29T12:05:56Z 

Systems we build change. A system in active use undergoes changes to keep up with a changing world. The primary goal of architecture is to build ...

The winners and losers of Facebook's Libra

Published: 2019-06-29T12:00:00Z 

AT&T, Nestle, and Accenture are experimenting with the Amazon Managed Blockchain. Then, in May, Salesforce announced a "low-code" blockchain ...

Authpaper Delivery- A Stretch Out to Blockchain based Secure Data Delivery

Published: 2019-06-29T12:00:00Z 

Having ensured privacy, the platform is an augmented merger of blockchain, BitTorrent, cryptography and other emerging technologies. The delivered ...


Soft Fork News Update

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Ethereum Classic Hard Fork and What Will Change

Published: 2019-06-28T19:41:15Z 

A hard fork is a radical change to a protocol of a blockchain, which can be .... rather than block validation, making it a soft fork rather than a hard fork.


Lightning Network News Update

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This Week in Dash: June 24th – June 29th

Published: 2019-06-29T17:15:00Z 

Dash Investment Foundation Enables More Expansive Network ... Bitcoin Fees Rise to Discount-Cancelling Levels as Lightning Network Use ...

The Crypto Litecoin (LTC) had 1.55% move up on June 28-29

Published: 2019-06-29T11:19:48Z 

Later in May of the same year, the first Lightning Network transaction was completed through litecoin, transferring 0.00000001 LTC from Zurich to San ...

Bitcoin Lightning Network Surpasses $11 Million Capacity As More LN Updates Progressing Along

Published: 2019-06-28T22:52:30Z 

The Bitcoin Lightning Network has just reached a new important milestone. Now the network has the capacity to support $11 million USD in trades.

Bitcoin v. BitcoinCash Rivalry is Heating Up, But Crypto Space May Be Moving On

Published: 2019-06-28T22:52:30Z 

Ver is a harsh critic of the Lightning Network (LN), and has become quite adept at debating Bitcoin advocates on the scalability issue. Even Bitcoin's ...

NOW Token (NOW) fell $-2.91509999999998E-05 during a day

Published: 2019-06-28T20:04:21Z 

Besides, there's a payment processing solution, a Lightning Network node, and token swap service. NOW Token is a token created by ChangeNOW ...

Speculative Crypto Trading Akin to Casino Gambling, Not a Sign of Adoption, Says Bitcoin Expert

Published: 2019-06-24T15:49:05Z 

The lightning network has been able to solve some of these problems to a degree but has not fully solved the problem of scalability which is one of the ...


Consensus Algorithm News Update

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RChain (RHOC) rose 1.68% for a day

Published: 2019-06-29T17:25:56Z 

RChain maximum coins available are 870.66M. RHOC uses algorithm and proof ... These blockchains are secured by the type of consensus protocol ...

QLC Chain (QLC) dropped -5.57% in less than 24 hours

Published: 2019-06-29T17:25:56Z 

QLC Chain maximum coins available are 600.00M. QLC uses algorithm and ... Through the use of this dual consensus protocol and multidimensional ...

Proof of Work: Lottery concept comes to open finance

Published: 2019-06-29T15:22:30Z 

Tezos is a self-amending blockchain that features formally verified smart contracts, on-chain governance, and a proof-of-stake consensus algorithm ...


Permissioned Blockchains News Update

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Global Blockchain in Healthcare Market Overview 2019: By Companies IBM, Patientory, Hashed ...

Published: 2019-06-29T05:36:56Z 

Blockchain in Healthcare industry report studies the worldwide market size of Blockchain in Healthcare in key regions like ... Permissioned Blockchain.


Proof-of-Work News Update

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MediBloc [QRC20] Market Cap Achieves $7.64 Million (MED)

Published: 2019-06-29T21:00:00Z 

MediBloc [QRC20] (CRYPTO:MED) is a proof-of-work (PoW) token that uses the HybridScryptHash256 hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was ...

MediBloc [QRC] Hits 24-Hour Trading Volume of $279707.00 (MED)

Published: 2019-06-29T19:41:15Z 

MediBloc [QRC] is a proof-of-work (PoW) token that uses the HybridScryptHash256 hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was January 3rd, 2014.

Desire Achieves Market Cap of $28258.00 (DSR)

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

Desire (CURRENCY:DSR) traded 21.3% lower against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 15:00 PM E.T. on June 29th. Desire has a ...

Titcoin (TIT) Price Hits $0.0005

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

Titcoin is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. It launched on June 21st, 2014. Titcoin's total supply is 64,743,177 ...

Unify (UNIFY) Price Reaches $0.0104

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

Unify is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was June 14th, 2017. Unify's total supply is 18,185,085 ...

Horizen (ZEN) Reaches 24-Hour Volume of $1.65 Million

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

Horizen (CRYPTO:ZEN) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was March 9th, 2017. Horizen's total ...

Arionum (ARO) Market Cap Hits $496279.00

Published: 2019-06-29T19:07:30Z 

Arionum (CRYPTO:ARO) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-512 hashing algorithm. It was first traded on January 8th, 2018. Arionum's ...

Karbo (KRB) Hits Market Cap of $750283.00

Published: 2019-06-29T19:07:30Z 

KRB is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the CryptoNight hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was May 30th, 2016. Karbo's total supply is 7,598,811 ...

DNotes Market Capitalization Achieves $1.52 Million (NOTE)

Published: 2019-06-29T19:07:30Z 

DNotes (NOTE) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the ... The development team is currently working on mobile application integration and ...

GCN Coin (GCN) Trading 87.7% Higher This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T18:55:05Z 

GCN Coin (CURRENCY:GCN) traded up 11% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 14:00 PM E.T. on June 29th. GCN Coin has a ...

Yocoin Hits One Day Volume of $5095.00 (YOC)

Published: 2019-06-29T18:33:45Z 

YOC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. Its launch date was May 19th, 2016. Yocoin's total supply is 554,925,923 ...

Acute Angle Cloud Price Tops $0.0063 (AAC)

Published: 2019-06-29T18:19:37Z 

Acute Angle Cloud (CRYPTO:AAC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) token that uses the ECC 256K1 hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was September 18th, ...

IPChain (IPC) Trading 11.7% Lower This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T18:11:15Z 

IPChain (IPC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) token that uses the NeoScrypt hashing algorithm. It launched on February 20th, 2014. IPChain's total supply is ...

Joincoin One Day Trading Volume Hits $1.00 (J)

Published: 2019-06-29T17:48:45Z 

Joincoin is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Multiple hashing algorithm. It was first traded on August 13th, 2014. Joincoin's total supply is ...

ArtByte (ABY) Tops 24-Hour Volume of $79522.00

Published: 2019-06-29T17:09:00Z 

ArtByte (ABY) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. It was first traded on May 1st, 2014. ArtByte's total supply is ...

Pesetacoin One Day Volume Reaches $821.00 (PTC)

Published: 2019-06-29T16:53:24Z 

Pesetacoin (CURRENCY:PTC) traded 35.6% lower against the U.S. dollar during the one day period ending at 12:00 PM E.T. on June 29th.

Primecoin (XPM) Price Down 18.7% This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T16:18:41Z 

XPM is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Multiple hashing algorithm. Its launch date was July 7th, 2013. Primecoin's total supply is 28,113,215 ...

Musicoin (MUSIC) Trading Down 63.6% This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T15:59:02Z 

Musicoin (CRYPTO:MUSIC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Ethash hashing algorithm. It was first traded on February 13th, 2017.

NIX Price Hits $0.32 (NIX)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:44:39Z 

NIX (CURRENCY:NIX) traded 34.9% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 11:00 AM Eastern on June 29th. During the ...

GoByte Achieves Market Capitalization of $248158.00 (GBX)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:44:39Z 

GoByte is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the NeoScrypt hashing algorithm. Its launch date was November 16th, 2017. GoByte's total supply is ...


Smart Contract News Update

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Discovering Insuretech: Blockchain Disruption of the Insurance Sector

Published: 2019-06-29T18:56:15Z 

The document cited enhanced information exchange, increased trust and efficiency of smart contracts as major improvements that the technology ...

Making 'npm install' Safe

Published: 2019-06-29T18:00:00Z 

At QCon New York 2019, Kate Sills, a software engineer at Agoric, discussed some of the security challenges in building composable smart contract ...

After Binance Fantom (FTM) is Now Also Listed on OKEx

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

Fantom is the world's first Directed Acyclic Graph based smart contract platform and, according to its creators, solves the issue of scalability and ...

Chainlink is Insanely Exploding Higher; Here is Why

Published: 2019-06-29T14:40:47Z 

Chainlink is gradually becoming a major player in the smart contracts' world. Although Ethereum popularized the technology, it is quite challenging for ...

A fully private and secure internet for the people is on the horizon: Deeper Network and Harmony ...

Published: 2019-06-29T12:00:00Z 

Decentralized Sharing Economy – Deeper plans to launch a smart contract blockchain platform, the e2 chain, which will employ their unique Proof of ...

Corporate Interest Sees ChainLink (LINK) Listed At Coinbase Pro

Published: 2019-06-29T10:41:15Z 

ChainLink, while a lesser-known Ethereum project, is of critical use in smart contracts. It tackles decentralized oracles, a solution that could propel ...

Chainlink Started Live Trading on Coinbase, LINK Price Skyrockets

Published: 2019-06-29T10:18:45Z 

"In order for a smart contract on networks like Ethereum to use a ChainLink node, they will need to pay their chosen ChainLink Node Operator using ...

Chainlink (LINK) Seems to be on Fire: Price Now Up Over 1000% in 2019

Published: 2019-06-29T08:45:05Z 

Well, it is mostly down to the growing awareness of the importance of Chainlink for any smart contract that requires secure and reliable middleware to ...

Co-Founder Of Bancor, Galia Benartzi Speaks Exclusively With CryptoNewsZ

Published: 2019-06-29T08:25:41Z 

Since there is no order book involved, and no one on the other side of trade except a smart contract with code, users can know exactly how much of ...

After Google, Is Oracle Planning To Integrate ChainLink?

Published: 2019-06-29T07:07:30Z 

ChainLink is a necessity for the proper function of smart contracts. It seeks to solve the most debated flaw of smart contracts on blockchain technology, ...

Union: SMART needs more safety officers

Published: 2019-06-29T04:30:00Z 

The union has been negotiating a three-year contract since April, which would take effect next year. Huerta's team represents 29 SMART employees, ...

India- A fully private and secure internet for the people is on the horizon: Deeper Network and ...

Published: 2019-06-29T02:26:15Z 

Decentralized Sharing Economy - Deeper plans to launch a smart contract blockchain platform, the e2 chain, which will employ their unique Proof of ...

Ethereum Classic Hard Fork and What Will Change

Published: 2019-06-28T19:41:15Z 

But, if implemented in ETC, it would put a fixed cap on the size of smart contract code that could be run in a single transaction, and this creates a point ...

Less than a third of stablecoin projects are live, research shows

Published: 2019-06-28T18:45:00Z 

Half of all active stablecoins have been developed on the Ethereum network, ..... Two new executives are joining smart contract technology provider ...

Blockchain-based smart contract startup Clause secures $5.5M led by Galaxy Digital

Published: 2019-06-28T07:18:45Z 

Clause, a provider of blockchain-based smart legal contracting, has secured $5.5 million in a Series A round, spearheaded by Galaxy Digital.

Bloc Energy LLC Announces Its Official Launch

Published: 2019-06-26T05:37:30Z 

... assets with the universal efficiencies and strength of a digital global marketplace & platform that runs on blockchain and smart contract technologies.

JP Morgan uses Ethereum to launch New Privacy-Enhancing Tool for Payment Mechanisms

Published: 2019-05-30T13:32:42Z 

Zether is a reliable payment mechanism in terms of privacy that is compatible with most smart contract platforms, including Ethereum. Earlier this year ...


Proof-of-Stake News Update

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KuCoin aims for greater market share with Tezos listing

Published: 2019-06-29T22:52:30Z 

Tezos is designed to be a highly adaptive cryptocurrency that enables "on-chain governance" while offering an unparalleled proof-of-stake blockchain.

Qredit Price Tops $0.0028 (XQR)

Published: 2019-06-29T20:15:00Z 

Qredit is a distributed proof-of-stake (dPOS) coin that uses the. Delegated Proof-of-Stake. hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was September 16th, ...

Crypto Exchange KuCoin Lists Tezos (XTZ) in Bid to Gain US Market Share

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

Tezos offers a unique proof-of-stake blockchain, designed to adapt to changing technology while allowing for "on-chain governance." Billionaire ...

BitWhite (BTW) 24 Hour Trading Volume Reaches $22105.00

Published: 2019-06-29T19:18:45Z 

BitWhite (CURRENCY:BTW) traded 6.5% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 15:00 PM ET on June 29th. During the last ...

Zeitcoin 24 Hour Volume Reaches $311.00 (ZEIT)

Published: 2019-06-29T19:07:30Z 

Proof of Stake hashing algorithm. Its launch date was February 28th, 2014. Zeitcoin's total supply is 36,971,233,906 coins. The official message board ...

Globatalent (GBT) One Day Volume Tops $7084.00

Published: 2019-06-29T18:56:12Z 

Globatalent is a proof-of-stake (PoS) token that uses the POS 3.0 hashing algorithm. It was first traded on March 18th, 2016. Globatalent's total supply ...

Globatalent (GBT) One Day Volume Tops $7084.00

Published: 2019-06-29T18:45:00Z 

Globatalent (GBT) is a proof-of-stake (PoS) token that uses the POS 3.0 hashing algorithm. It launched on March 18th, 2016. Globatalent's total supply ...

ExclusiveCoin (EXCL) Price Down 9.6% This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T17:37:30Z 

ExclusiveCoin is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the X11 hashing algorithm. It launched on November 6th, 2016. ExclusiveCoin's total supply is ...

HollyWoodCoin (HWC) Price Reaches $0.0140 on Top Exchanges

Published: 2019-06-29T17:37:30Z 

HWC is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. It launched on November 9th, 2017. HollyWoodCoin's total supply is ...

Credit Tag Chain Price Up 6% This Week (CTC)

Published: 2019-06-29T17:03:45Z 

Delegated Proof-of-Stake. hashing algorithm. It was first traded on January 14th, 2016. Credit Tag Chain's total supply is 928,978,552 coins and its ...

Zealium (NZL) Price Up 1.2% This Week

Published: 2019-06-29T16:52:30Z 

NZL is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the PoS hashing algorithm. Its launch date was March 12th, 2018. Zealium's total supply is 9,965,285 ...

TransferCoin Reaches Market Cap of $1.34 Million (TX)

Published: 2019-06-29T16:52:30Z 

TX is a PoW/PoS coin that uses the Proof of Stake hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was August 11th, 2015. TransferCoin's total supply is 7,902,163 ...

TokenStars (TEAM) Tops 24-Hour Volume of $91662.00

Published: 2019-06-29T16:07:30Z 

TokenStars (CRYPTO:TEAM) is a proof-of-stake (PoS) token that uses the PoS hashing algorithm. Its launch date was October 11th, 2016. TokenStars' ...

DraftCoin (DFT) Price Tops $0.0187 on Exchanges

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

DraftCoin (CURRENCY:DFT) traded down 3.3% against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 11:00 AM ET on June 29th. DraftCoin has a ...

Oxycoin 24-Hour Trading Volume Tops $5189.00 (OXY)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

Oxycoin (CRYPTO:OXY) is a distributed proof-of-stake (dPOS) coin that uses the DPoS hashing algorithm. It was first traded on September 1st, 2017.

Clams Trading 1.5% Higher This Week (CLAM)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:56:15Z 

CLAM is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Proof of Stake hashing algorithm. It launched on May 24th, 2014. Clams' total supply is 17,288,409 ...

Rubycoin 24-Hour Volume Reaches $126.00 (RBY)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:44:39Z 

RBY is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the Proof of Stake hashing algorithm. Its launch date was February 24th, 2014. Rubycoin's total supply is ...

Rubycoin 24-Hour Volume Reaches $126.00 (RBY)

Published: 2019-06-29T15:33:45Z 

Rubycoin (CRYPTO:RBY) is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the Proof of Stake hashing algorithm. It launched on February 24th, 2014.

FORCE (FOR) Hits 24 Hour Volume of $197.00

Published: 2019-06-29T15:00:00Z 

FORCE (CURRENCY:FOR) traded down 33.7% against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 11:00 AM Eastern on June 29th. In the last ...

ColossusXT (COLX) Price Hits $0.0004 on Major Exchanges

Published: 2019-06-29T14:48:45Z 

Stakenet (XSN) traded up 0.4% against the dollar and now trades at $0.11 or 0.00000882 BTC. CPChain (CPC) traded down 0.3% against the dollar ...