Category «Blockchain news»

Blockchain-based decentralized messengers: A privacy pipedream?

cointelegraph.com As people all over the globe have become increasingly aware of their privacy rights and how they are constantly being violated by various prominent social media platforms, the need for tangible, decentralized alternatives has continued to grow rapidly. For perspective, in 2019, Facebook was ordered to pay a mind-boggling $5-billion fine by the United …

OnFinality to build first API service for Polkadot-based IoT network Nodle

www.cryptoninjas.net Nodle a decentralized IoT (Internet of Things) network on Polkadot providing secure, low-cost connectivity and data liquidity to connect billions of IoT devices, today announced its new partnership with OnFinality, a blockchain infrastructure service that provides both a scalable enhanced API service and a node management platform for the Nodle Chain. “We are very …

Blockchain is just a database without crypto, legal expert says

cointelegraph.com Blockchain can’t be separated from crypto in a progressive manner because extracting blockchain from crypto diminishes the former to a glorified database, leaving all the exciting opportunities out, Turkish law expert Elçin Karatay told Cointelegraph. As a country that saw Bitcoin (BTC) hit an all-time high on a very different date than the rest …

BSC Updates | Top Gainers on the BSC | Jan Week 4 (Part 2)

www.altcoinbuzz.io There are usually notable updates from the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) ecosystem. To keep readers informed, Altcoin Buzz covers some of the updates from the last week in January 2022. During the week, a BSC-based DEX announced a collaboration with TokenPocket. In addition, we’ll examine LunarCrush’s latest report on Binance Smart Chain (BSC) projects by …

Zuellig Pharma to use its blockchain tool to track Covid vaccines

forkast.news Singapore-based medical service firm Zuellig Pharma is using its blockchain-based medical tracking tool eZTracker to enhance vaccine transparency by flagging expired or mismanaged Covid-19 shots. Fast facts The eZTracker system verifies the authenticity of vaccines and other medical products to improve supply chain transparency and prevent black market distribution of supplies. QR codes on …

China pilots nationwide blockchain development over real-world use cases

cointelegraph.com The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) announced the commencement of an in-house effort to expedite blockchain development and innovation across 15 zones and 164 entities.  The initiative aims for the large-scale implementation of blockchain technology across businesses and government organizations in China.  The CAC, along with other government agencies, directed the regulatory authorities to …

Binance Smart Chain Unveils Detailed Roadmap of 2022

thenewscrypto.com The network’s three primary goals are outlined in the route map. As of right now, BSC has a TVL of $12.07 billion as per data from DefiLlama. Binance Smart Chain is an EVM-compatible parallel chain to Binance Chain and one of the most prominent smart contract blockchain networks. Data from DeFiLlama shows that since …

Google Cloud ramps up blockchain efforts by launching digital assets team

cointelegraph.com Blockchain, cryptocurrency and decentralized technology are all fascinating topics that have been heating up for almost a decade. Nowadays, everyone wants to be part of cutting-edge innovations. A Thursday announcement by Yolande Piazza, Google Cloud’s VP Financial Services, said the firm has established a Google Cloud digital assets team that will assist clients in creating, …

Blockchain Gaming: 5 Keys to Building Communities that Last

beincrypto.com Blockchain gaming: The secret to creating communities that lasts isn’t more money, more technology, or more free stuff – it’s human connection.  It’s often said that the crypto space moves at lightning speed. It’s true – new projects, people, and platforms come and go all the time. In this culture of “move fast and …

3 Exciting Blockchain Games to Watch Out for in 2022

coinquora.com Cryptocurrencies have gone a long way since they were first introduced. As digital assets, many people have used their crypto coins for common uses such as trading and purchasing. With several people investing in them, these valuable coins can also be used for entertainment purposes such as gaming.  Gaming is popular for people of …