NEO Founder Da Hongfei Says His Project Will Be the ‘Number One’ Blockchain by 2020

In the damp and drizzly Pacific northwestern city of Seattle, NEO (remember them?) held their DevCon conference last weekend. It was a chance for the passionate City of Zion developers, dApp developers, NEO enthusiasts, and skeptics alike to come together to find out about the cryptocurrency project’s ambitious plans moving forward – and, of course, to…Continue readingNEO Founder Da Hongfei Says His Project Will Be the ‘Number One’ Blockchain by 2020

Bitcoin Spikes 5% to $4,100 in Just 2 Hours, Analyst Says Market Turning Bullish

Within less than two hours, the Bitcoin price surged from $3,920 to $4,137 by more than 5 percent against the U.S. dollar. The abrupt and strong performance of the dominant cryptocurrency fueled other major crypto assets in the likes of EOS, Ethereum, and Litecoin to record large gains in the range of 4 to 7…Continue readingBitcoin Spikes 5% to $4,100 in Just 2 Hours, Analyst Says Market Turning Bullish

Report: Russian State Duma to Review Crypto Regulation, Oil-Backed Crypto in Development

The former Energy Minister Igor Yusufov is proposing an oil-backed crypto, and the Russian State Duma reportedly plans to review and adopt new cryptocurrency regulation in March Read the original post: Report: Russian State Duma to Review Crypto Regulation, Oil-Backed Crypto in DevelopmentContinue readingReport: Russian State Duma to Review Crypto Regulation, Oil-Backed Crypto in Development

Blockchain Company CasperLabs Appoints Ethereum Researcher Vlad Zamfir as Lead Architect

Ethereum researcher Vlad Zamfir has been appointed by blockchain protocol research and development company CasperLabs as lead consensus protocol architect Read the original post: Blockchain Company CasperLabs Appoints Ethereum Researcher Vlad Zamfir as Lead ArchitectContinue readingBlockchain Company CasperLabs Appoints Ethereum Researcher Vlad Zamfir as Lead Architect

Apple ‘Project Titan’ Could Mean an Electric Van, Not a Multi-Billion Acquisition of Tesla

Forget plunking down tens of billions of dollars to acquire Tesla, Apple’s rumor mill is churning out gossip that the iPhone maker plans to debut its own electric van. This latest rumor was kicked off by a German business publication this week. It’s just the latest of a string of ways that observers have said Apple…Continue readingApple ‘Project Titan’ Could Mean an Electric Van, Not a Multi-Billion Acquisition of Tesla

‘Tectonic Shift’: CasperLabs Nabs Ethereum Developer Vlad Zamfir

CasperLabs announced that Ethereum developer Vlad Zamfir, the creator of CBC Casper, will be coming on as their lead architect. CasperLabs is working on a proof-of-stake blockchain. They don’t have much else about them out there; their website is still in landing page mode. Zamfir is the authority on CBC Casper. CBC stands for “correct-by-construction.”…Continue reading‘Tectonic Shift’: CasperLabs Nabs Ethereum Developer Vlad Zamfir