Blue Whale Successfully Closes Public Sale ICO In Minutes
Blue Whale pitches itself as the “decentralized ecosystem for the self-employed.”As the first DApp to come out on the ICON blockchain, there has been a lot of hype in the investor community surrounding the Blue Whale project.Registered in Singapore, Blue Whale is led by CEO Will Lee who aims to disrupt the centralized freelancermarket by offering a blockchain-based end to end booking platform for an ever-growing number of freelancers to adver...
2018-05-24 Albert Kim
SYNCO Chain To Launch ICO Soon
SYNCO is the company behind one of the largest blockchain investor communities in the cryptocurrency heartland of South Korea with a clientele of mostly high net worth investors.Incorporated in Hong Kong and South Korea, SYNCO operates a complete blockchain ecosystem centeredon private investment, media (ICO Crowd magazine distribution), education, and blockchain startup incubation.SYNCO’s operations have expanded into Southeast Asia and has a ...
2018-05-23 Albert Kim
Ardor (ARDR) Platform and NXT Blockchain Platform To Host Seoul Meetup On May 28
NXT is an open source, public blockchain
platform that is the “first pure proof-of-stake blockchain, running since 2013.”
Jelurida, the company behind the NXT
software, also offers a permissioned, private blockchain version of NXT with
tailored featuring options for enterprises.
For blockchain developers, there is also a
blockchain creation kit which allows them to build their own blockchains using
the NXT code.
Ardor (ARDR) is ...
2018-05-17 Albert Kim
Coil To Launch Micropayments Applications on Ripple’s XRP and Interledger Protocol
Stefan Thomas has left his position has
Ripple CTO to start a new Ripple-backed venture named Coil that is aiming to
launch micropayments applications using Ripple’s XRP and Interledger Protocol
David Schwartz, current Chief Cryptography
Officer at Ripple will take over as Ripple CTO.
XRP is the native digital asset to the open
source, decentralized XRP public blockchain ledger. Ripple’s Interledger is an
open protocol for ...
2018-05-15 Albert Kim
Fluidity Summit 2018: “Dr. Doom” Nouriel Roubini and Joseph Lubin Square Off In Heated Crypto Debate
New York University economics professor and Nobel Laureate Nouriel Roubini,
also known as “Dr. Doom”, participated in an animated debate against Ethereum
co-founder Joseph Lubin in front of a packed crowd at the Fluidity Summit 2018
in New York.
who is known for his bearish predictions and cynical views of the
cryptocurrency debate didn’t hold back when asked for his opinions on why the
cryptocurrency movement was no...
2018-05-14 Albert Kim
Cardano’s ADA Token To Be Accepted On Korea’s Metaps Plus Mobile Payment Platform
Emurgo CEO Ken Kodama announced that
Cardano’s ADA token will be incorporated into the Metaps Plus mobile payment
Metaps Plus is a large mobile marketing and
mobile payment platform in South Korea with 10 million mobile to offline
payment transactions per year across over 40,000 offline stores and seeks to
promote cryptocurrency usage in daily use.
Emurgo is the incubator arm of the Cardano
ecosystem that aims to support a...
2018-05-10 Albert Kim
Basic Attention Token (BAT) Hosts 1st Meetup in Seoul
In Korea, a significant number of Windows-based users tend to still use
Microsoft’s Internet Explorer due to restrictive government policies necessitating
the usage of outdated Microsoft ActiveX plugins for online banking and payment
A growing number of tech-savvy Korean internet users also use either
Google’s Chrome or Apple’s Safari browser for the majority of their internet
browsing while using Microsoft’s Interne...
2018-05-08 Albert Kim
Steemit CEO Ned Scott Explains Steemit Platform and new Smart Media Token (SMT) at Korea Meetup
Steemit CEO Ned Scott is in Korea making the rounds with local
universities, blockchain industry businesses, and community users in Korea to
promote the Steemit platform and gain valuable insight into feedback from local
Korean users of the Steemit.com social media platform.
Steemit uses the Steem blockchain which stores data content in a
distributed, immutable blockchain ledger with its nodes or “witnesses” using a
DPOS (delegated pr...
2018-05-04 Albert Kim
SYNCO 9th Blockchain Symposium Recap
A total of eleven different projects
including SYNCO’s very own SYNCO Chain took to the stage at the Seoul Grand
Intercontinental Parnas Hotel on April 27 to present their innovative visions
to a packed house of the local blockchain investor community.
The monthly symposia on the 'Token Economy'
have quickly and consistently become one of the go-to events in blockchain
space in Korea to hear and meet the latest global blockchain proje...
2018-05-02 Albert Kim
Big Names of Crypto Industry In Seoul for DECONOMY 2018 Conference Next Week
DECONOMY 2018 will be a two-day
blockchain conference to be held at the Seoul Walkerhill Hotel on April 3-4
2018, a critical hub of the global cryptocurrency fervor.
The conference will consist of keynote
presentations and panel discussions on the hottest issues concerning the
cryptocurrency as of late.
It is expected to bring together an
international mix of attendees including institutional and retail investors,
2018-03-30 Albert Kim