New DLT Protocol Scalable, Secure Without Consensus, Researchers Claim

October 22, 2019
Researchers have developed a new algorithm for distributed ledger protocols, which reporters claim could achieve security without the high power consumption of Bitcoin (BTC) mining. The algorithm, “Scalable Byzantine Reliable Broadcast,” was outlined in a paper first published this August and being presented today, Oct. 16, at the International Symposium on Distributed Computing (DISC 2019)

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Launches the EEA Mainnet Initiative

August 21, 2019
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) is setting up a technical group working on collaboration between the mainnet and enterprises. The working group, called the EEA Mainnet Initiative, intends to accelerate and lead cooperation between the EEA’s enterprise and startup members, as well as those who work on the mainnet’s technology and interoperability solutions, according to

EU Report: Blockchain Adoption Will Be Led by Permissioned Platforms

March 13, 2019
The “first wave” of blockchain adoption will be led by permissioned platforms focused on specific use cases or user bases, according to a new EU report. The EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum published the “thematic report” last week, produced on its behalf by ConsenSys AG and titled “Scalability, Interoperability and Sustainability of Blockchains.” The document argues

Crypto ATM Plans by UnionBank to Trade Digital Assets for Philippine Pesos

February 11, 2019
Crypto automated teller machines (ATMs) are growing in popularity, allowing holders of cryptocurrency to exchange their money for crypto tokens. One of the most recent launches is being planned for the UnionBank of Philippines, which plans to launch an ATM that provides a means to trade digital assets for Philippine Pesos. The launch is a

2019 Blockchain & Crypto Conference: The Path Forward

February 5, 2019
9:00AM – 6:00PM February 23, 2019 Harvard i-Lab @ Batten Hall 125 Western Avenue Allston, MA 02134 The HBS Blockchain and Crypto Club is bringing thought leaders, founders, investors, and other prominent figures in blockchain and crypto to discuss the current state of the industry. Through the lens of mainstream adoption, we will explore topics

JPMorgan: Blockchain Making Progress Outside of Crypto

January 30, 2019
It may take a few years for blockchain’s impact to be felt meaningfully, but it will provide some advancements in certain areas even as cryptocurrencies falter, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. “Blockchain isn’t going to reinvent the global payment system, but it will provide marginal improvements,” JPMorgan’s chair of global research, Joyce Chang, said


December 18, 2018
7AM 25 Jan 2019 Conference The D Hotel Las Vegas 301 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101 After party 8:00pm-12:00am Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino Citrus Grand Pool 206 North 3rd St, Las Vegas, NV 89101 Bitcoin Not Blockchain Conference And Celebrity Poker Tournament The Unconfiscatable Conference will be a Bitcoin event you don’t want