New DLT Protocol Scalable, Secure Without Consensus, Researchers Claim

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

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

EU Report: Blockchain Adoption Will Be Led by Permissioned Platforms

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…

JPMorgan: Blockchain Making Progress Outside of Crypto

JPMorgan: Blockchain Making Progress Outside of Crypto

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…

Unconfiscatable

Unconfiscatable

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…