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Money 20/20 Europe • June 26-28, 2017

European-focused event on Fin-tech, providing an overlook of the disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend and borrow…

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Blockchain to Bring Provable Fairness to Online Gambling

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Blockchain to Bring Provable Fairness to Online Gambling

Gambling is considered one of the most ancient traditions found in the humankind regardless of culture or civilization. There are known instances of gambling in the Roman Republic, ancient Egypt, ancient China, and even the Northern Europe. There are numerous examples of games of chance played at the dawn of humans; in Rome, they first came up with heads and...

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Blockchain Startup Colu Launches Digitized Local Pound for East London

Category: Bitcoin, Business, News, Tech

Blockchain Startup Colu Launches Digitized Local Pound for East London

Tel Aviv-based blockchain company Colu announced the launch of its second local digital currency in the United Kingdom, named the “Local Pound, East London” (ELP) a digital currency pegged against the British Pound. Colu believes that the key to supporting local businesses and creating an environment where sustainable and equitable economic growth is possible starts with people's ability to exchange...

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SegWit2x Alpha is Out: More than 75 percent of Blocks Signal Support

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SegWit2x Alpha is Out: More than 75 percent of Blocks Signal Support

On June 16, Jeff Garzik announced the Alpha release of SegWit2x. After all, miners who have signed the agreement started to signal for its activation, SegWit2x is nearly instantly backed by more than 75 percent of the hash rate. The activation of SegWit, it seems, is safe - while the hard fork, which is part of the packet, is not....

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Dubai Announces Digital Blockchain Passport for ‘Borderless’ Airport

Category: Blockchain, News, Tech

Dubai Announces Digital Blockchain Passport for ‘Borderless’ Airport

The Government of Dubai has announced its collaboration with UK-based blockchain startup ObjectTech to create digital passports for quick and efficient entry at the Dubai International Airport. Working closely with Dubai's Immigration and Visas Department (GDRFA - General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners' Affairs), ObjectTech seeks to create the world's first ‘gate-less border’ through the use of the blockchain and...

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The Soaring Blockchain Talent Demand: Is There a “Link?”

Category: Blockchain, News, Tech

The Soaring Blockchain Talent Demand: Is There a “Link?”

The blockchain job market is seeing spectacular gains. That is according to a report by the business networking site LinkedIn. These findings on the part of LinkedIn that were requested by the Financial Times showed that there were more than 1,000 blockchain related advertisements recently on the site, double the number during that same period in 2016. The data also...

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South Korea's Largest Financial and Tech Institutions Join R3

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South Korea's Largest Financial and Tech Institutions Join R3

On May 30, LG, one of the largest electronics company in South Korea behind Samsung, officially announced its partnership with R3CEV as a part of a larger vision to target the South Korean fintech and finance industries with distributed ledger technology. Over the past few years, many leading financial institutions and banks in the world have joined R3CEV, including South...

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Digital Currency is Driving AMD Shares to Skyrocket

Category: Altcoins, News, Tech

Digital Currency is Driving AMD Shares to Skyrocket

On June 6, AMD shares went up more than seven percent after the company revealed that its sales volume were skyrocketing mainly because of the direct influence of Digital Currencies, such as Litecoin. The stock was the top performer in the S&P 500 on the day. It seems that the recent price surge is directly connected to digital currency 'miners'...

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Shadow Brokers’ Response Team Cancels its Crowdfunded Bid for NSA Exploit Tools

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Shadow Brokers’ Response Team Cancels its Crowdfunded Bid for NSA Exploit Tools

On May 30, a group of cybersecurity researchers launched a crowdfunding campaign in the hopes of raising $25,000 with which they were planning to pay a hacker group called the Shadow Brokers for hacking tools that were supposedly taken from the NSA. The effort raised $3,906.62 in 36 hours. However, the campaign was canceled. The cybersecurity group later decided that...

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$36 Million in 24 Seconds

Category: Altcoins, Finance, News, Tech

$36 Million in 24 Seconds

The Initial Coin Offering (ICO) has been so-often called a scam, hype or frenzy - but it keeps being crazily successful in funding projects. On May 31, Brave made a new ICO record with its Basic Attention Token (BAT); it sold 1.5 billion tokens for roughly $36 million - in just 24 seconds. With this, the browser has enough money...

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MIT Study on Using Bitcoin to Prevent Identity Theft and Encryption Attacks

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MIT Study on Using Bitcoin to Prevent Identity Theft and Encryption Attacks

At the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy held over May 22-24, MIT researchers presented a paper on a new encryption method which utilizes the underlying technologies of Bitcoin to prevent identity theft and encryption attacks. Alin Tomescu, an MIT graduate student in electrical engineering and computer science, and his thesis advisor, Srini Devadas, the Edwin Sibley Webster Professor of...

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