Tag: blockchain

How Blockchain Data Storage Can Work for Enterprise Data Management

Data is booming, thanks to technologies ranging from IoT through to blockchain applications. Decentralised storage offers an excellent opportunity to manage the immense amounts of enterprise data collected by companies around the world. But why

The New Space Race: Designing Incentives to Move Us Forward

Launch of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy, Feb. 6, 2018 (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP) Space exploration plays a special role in our hearts and minds. Humanity is set upon a great timeline of exploration, and space

Recap: Blockchain Israel’s Hackathon

Can blockchain save the world? There are certainly a lot of people who think so. One of those people is my friend Yael Rozencwajg, the CEO at Blockchain Israel. Recently Blockchain Israel hosted a “Blockchain


The Future of ICOs? Security Token Offerings

Distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) have given rise to the initial coin offering (ICO). An ICO is a fundraising mechanism used by DLT projects to raise capital, typically in the form of well-established crypto tokens like

How My Time in a Mud Hut in Ghana Taught Me About Decentralized Systems

In the summer of 2000 I found myself along with more than a dozen others in the remote village of Zahavi Leumi in the eastern Volta region of Ghana. We had travelled there on behalf

A Beginner’s Guide to SideDBs and Private Data for Hyperledger Fabric Nodejs Chaincode

Source: Hyperledger Fabric 1.2 Docs The latest v1.2 release of Hyperledger Fabric introduces private data stored in SideDBs. This solution offers you the possibility to build “GDPR compliant” blockchain solutions. The following article will show you

Top 10 Reputable Blockchain Development Companies

Blockchain technology has emerged as one of the most promising services in the recent years. It holds tremendous potential to transform the workings of the financial sector. Living in a highly digitalized world, a range

Getting the Most Out of Your Data

Your data is very valuable, that’s why you should have ownership and full control over it. How much is your personal data worth? It’s hard to say. A 2013 article in the Financial Times pegged that

Perlin — Real tech behind all the FUD

Perlin Network is a DAG based distributed ledger built on top of the Avalanche consensus protocol. The first application of Perlin is a decentralized compute layer that provides computing resources to anyone in need of

Crypto Gang — Branding and Design to Skyrocket Your ICO

Hi and welcome! We are CryptoGang, a branding and design agency for crypto startups, ICOs, and investment funds. We are an inseparable team of creatives and web developers who love to make things look cool,

Jagged Edges

Accursed creator! Why did you form a monster so hideous that even you turned from me in disgust?- Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstein There is an aphrodisiac bigger than power today-immortality. Are humans robots? Think about

Making sense of the Blockchain Landscape in 2018

BitCoin, Ethereum, Smart Contracts, Proof-of-Stake, Cardano, IOTA, ERC20 Tokens, Casper and Solidity. The Blockchain The BlockChain technology is a creative technique that uses hash functions and principles of distributed computing, to create a tamper-proof distributed

Augur Launches and ICO Graveyard

July 10, 2018 Newsletter. If you’d like to receive analysis like this everyday. Subscribe here. AUGUR LAUNCHES Today, Augur, announced in a Medium post that it was finally launching. Augur’s first version won’t have a

The Upfiring dApp — Early Q3 Update

Source Code Overview Upfiring is open-source. We release our application source code approximately twice per month to keep developers and followers updated on our progress: https://www.dropbox.com/s/o64nhfz1lo8vfkp/upfiring_source_code_071018.zip?dl=0 Since the last Medium update, we’ve been quietly hacking away

Part II: Top Token Economic Models

The goal of this post is to walk through different token incentive models and consensus protocols which do a great job of balancing each separate stakeholders’ (miners, token holders, end-users & etc.) interests and incentivizing

Is Blockchain Social Network The Answer to Securing User Data Online?

Data breaches, especially those associated with social media, have attracted their fair share of headlines in recent years. Yet, if there has been one winner to arise from the wreckage, it’s the reputation of blockchain

How to Explain Bitcoin to an Asshole

2 Simple Ways to Explain Where Bitcoins Value Comes From I get a lot of questions about where the value of Bitcoin is derived. I love this question. Mostly because people tend to ask this question