Tag: blockchain

bitcoin facts

58 Insane Bitcoin Facts Infographic Plus 10 Cool Things to Buy With BTC

From the awesome people over at BitcoinPlay, here's an incredible Bitcoin infographic and a list of ten things you can now purchase with your BTC. As we've reported, Bitcoin's value, despite a few downturns and...
Another Bitcoin Fork

Another Bitcoin Fork is Lurking Just Around the Corner and It’s Unstoppable

The embattled cryptocurrency will face another major challenge with a new Bitcoin fork scheduled to take place in three months time. For months, Bitcoin has overcome backlashes from issues surrounding its performance and operational process....
Microsoft CoCo Framework

Microsoft CoCo Framework to Boost Blockchain Network

In its bid to make processing of transactions faster and more efficient, Microsoft launched an Ethereum-based protocol for large-scale enterprises and companies to utilize. The Confidential Consortium (CoCo) Framework was created to solve the issues...
Edgylabs.com

Bitcoin Split In Two After ‘Hard Fork’: Bitcoin Cash Emerges

August 1st will forever be remembered as one of the most crucial points in the history of Bitcoin, the day a new cryptocurrency was created after the much anticipated ‘hard fork.’ After weeks of speculation,...
3d printer

U.S. Navy Considers a 3D Printer Blockchain Technology Connection

The U.S. Department of the Navy has revealed its interest in Blockchain as a technology to secure data transfer during additive manufacturing processes. Blockchain technology is no longer restricted to FinTech, financial institutions, and cryptocurrency...
gas

Euro Banks Test Natural Gas Trade on Blockchain

Blockchain is mainstream. It is now being tested as a financial system for international commodities trade as the benefits of cryptocurrency become more appealing to banks and distributors alike. As more transactions occur, we...
quantum resistant ledger

Blockchain Security: Quantum Resistant Ledger Begins Testing

Quantum computing is considered as an impending threat to cryptocurrency protocols and Blockchain as a whole. The Quantum Resistant Ledger is a technology intended to counter eventual quantum attacks against Blockchain, and it is...
privacy tools

R3’s Blockchain Report: 7 Cryptocurrency Privacy Tools Compared

As a transparent network of transactions, Blockchain ensures the availability and integrity of stored data continuously. However, this total transparency can compromise confidentiality and privacy. The R3 Consortium issued a report comparing the seven...
currency

3 Reasons why Bitcoin is now a Legitimate Currency

The value of Bitcoin and its exchange rate against traditional currencies continue to rise, attesting to its rapid democratization and its growing legitimacy as a digital financial asset. Major financial institutions are preparing themselves...
hacking

Quantum Computing Won’t be Hacking Blockchain

Right now, quantum computers cost millions of dollars and are only used by governments and big data companies. But as the tech becomes more widely available, will quantum computing be able to hack even...