Blockchain, Power and Politics: How Decentralization Engenders Freedom

Power in politics is at a moment of imbalance. With political power increasingly tending toward centralized structures, emerging technologies such as blockchain provide decentralized alternatives to the distribution of such power Read the original post: Blockchain, Power and Politics: How Decentralization Engenders FreedomContinue readingBlockchain, Power and Politics: How Decentralization Engenders Freedom

American Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and Crypto

A U.S. citizen who traveled to North Korea to deliver a presentation on how to use blockchain and crypto to avoid sanctions was arrested at LAX Read the original post: American Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and CryptoContinue readingAmerican Citizen Arrested for Educating North Korea on Blockchain and Crypto

IBM Files A Blockchain Patent For Fighting Package Theft By Drone

IBM files a patent to use blockchain technology to solve package theft by drone Read the original post: IBM Files A Blockchain Patent For Fighting Package Theft By DroneContinue readingIBM Files A Blockchain Patent For Fighting Package Theft By Drone

US Fed Weighs Up Potential CBDC as Countermove Against China

Fed Chairman Jay Powell puts the agency’s economic theories on display in a recent letter to U.S. representatives asking: “What about a USD stablecoin?” Read the original post: US Fed Weighs Up Potential CBDC as Countermove Against ChinaContinue readingUS Fed Weighs Up Potential CBDC as Countermove Against China

EOS Block Producer Claims Centralized Misconduct on the Network

EOS domain registry data allegedly shows that six registered producers on the network are managed by a single entity Read the original post: EOS Block Producer Claims Centralized Misconduct on the NetworkContinue readingEOS Block Producer Claims Centralized Misconduct on the Network

A Product Development Team Just Made ETH Block Production Twice As Fast

Blockchain advisory firm ran a test that shows it can cut the average block propagation time by more than 50% on the Ethereum network Read the original post: A Product Development Team Just Made ETH Block Production Twice As FastContinue readingA Product Development Team Just Made ETH Block Production Twice As Fast

Security Platform Is Up To $2.5B In Crypto Moved A Month 6 Months After Launch

Crypto security platform is reportedly moving more than $2.5 billion in crypto each month less than half a year after launch Read the original post: Security Platform Is Up To .5B In Crypto Moved A Month 6 Months After LaunchContinue readingSecurity Platform Is Up To $2.5B In Crypto Moved A Month 6 Months After Launch

Bittrex Exchange Denies It Sought to Collaborate With Ukrainian Government

Bittrex has denied claims that it reached out to the Ukrainian government to cooperate on developing the cryptocurrency industry there Read the original post: Bittrex Exchange Denies It Sought to Collaborate With Ukrainian GovernmentContinue readingBittrex Exchange Denies It Sought to Collaborate With Ukrainian Government

Former US Gov’t Official, Capital One Exec Joins Payments Startup C Labs

Crypto payment startup recruits former managing vice president at Capital One to oversee the company’s compliance strategy Read the original post: Former US Gov’t Official, Capital One Exec Joins Payments Startup C LabsContinue readingFormer US Gov’t Official, Capital One Exec Joins Payments Startup C Labs

BNY Mellon Officially Joins Blockchain-Based Marco Polo Network

American financial services giant BNY Mellon has joined blockchain software firm R3’s trade finance network, the Marco Polo Network Read the original post: BNY Mellon Officially Joins Blockchain-Based Marco Polo NetworkContinue readingBNY Mellon Officially Joins Blockchain-Based Marco Polo Network