Cardano [ADA]’s Icarus ready for smooth adoption; IOHK confirm audit completion

Input-Output, the science and engineering firm headed by the Founder of Cardano, Charles Hoskinson recently announced an audit conducted by Kudelski Security for its Icarus project. Icarus is a code developed by IOHK as a reference implementation for a Cardano light wallet, just like Yoroi that was launched previously. The firm that audited the code […]

Crypto Markets See Minor Losses as Relative Calm Continues, Bitcoin Slips Below $6,500

Crypto markets are seeing minor losses across the board, as low volatility continues, and most fluctuations are capped within a 2 percent range. Friday, Oct. 19: crypto markets are seeing minor losses across the board, as low volatility continues. The top 10 cryptocurrencies are seeing an equal amount of positive and negative fluctuations, but almost […]

Russia: CEO of Banking Giant Sberbank Says Blockchain Tech Will Be ‘Ready’ in 3-5 Years

Sberbank’s CEO says governments are not ready to give way to decentralized currencies – at least not within the next 10 years. Herman Gref, CEO of state-owned Sberbank – Russia’s largest banking conglomerate – believes that global governments won’t “let go” of centralized models to “allow” decentralized cryptocurrencies to flourish within the next 10 years, […]

In the ‘Opportune’ Bear Market, Crypto Merger & Acquisitions Surge Over 200% in 2018

Crypto and blockchain-related merger and acquisition (M&A) activity has surged by over 200 percent in 2018, according to data compiled by JMP Securities. In what has been dubbed a “deal frenzy,” crypto and blockchain-related merger and acquisition (M&A) activity has surged by over 200 percent in 2018, CNBC reported Oct. 18. Data compiled by JMP […]

Fed Up With AI Mistakes? Blockchain Startup Follows ‘Wikipedia Model’ to Make It Better

sponsored AI is riddled with mistakes, but a new platform believes human contributions could help this technology become more accurate and useful. Artificial intelligence (AI) is advancing by leaps and bounds, with exciting new applications launching every day. But a blockchain-based startup believes the transition from an “information economy” to an “intelligence economy” will prove […]

 

Coinschedule and Trecento Blockchain Capital to launch a joint fund to invest in the most promising and credible token offerings and equity-based blockchain projects

Coinschedule, a British blockchain portal, and Trecento Blockchain Capital, an asset management company, have announced the launch of a joint investment fund called “Coinschedule Trecento BC Fund”, which will invest in early-stage blockchain companies including token offerings and equity-based deals. Coinschedule was founded in 2016 by two blockchain early adopters. With the help of scientists […]