Beyond Blocks Bangkok 2018 Summit Kicks Off Today
Beyond Blocks is one of the biggest name
brand blockchain conferences in the industry alongside Consensus.
Already having held successful two day
summits in Tokyo and Seoul earlier this year, Beyond Blocks has returned to
Asia with a two day summit kicking off today and tomorrow in Bangkok, Thailand.
The main speaker for this summit’s “fireside
chat” session will be Charles Hoskinson, co-founder of Ethereum and IOHK
2018-11-26 Albert Kim
Bitberry Is A Simple To Use “Venmo” For Crypto
Americans are very familiar with using the
Venmo digital wallet app to share payments with friends.
It’s a convenient way to split bills from
restaurants, taxis, etc. and transfer money to friends without the hassle of
having to use a banking app.
Already linked with a user’s bank account
or debit card upon signing up, users can quickly send money with what has now
even become a commonplace expression “to Venmo someone.”
2018-11-23 Albert Kim
Chainb is an IEO cryptocurrency exchange but what are IEOs?
weeks into the launch of Chainb, a new IEO cryptocurrency exchange with a base
of operations in Korea, many are still wondering about the relatively new
concept of IEOs.
IEOs or Initial Exchange Offerings is a
development from ICOs that swept up the industry in 2017.
As opposed to retail investors
participating directly into ICOs without any filter, investors would
participate in early token investment via the cryptocurrency exc...
2018-11-21 Albert Kim
Upbit Exchange Decides To List Bitcoin Cash SV (BCHSV) Over The Weekend
Upbit, Korea’s leading cryptocurrency
list Bitcoin Cash SV (BSV) over the weekend.
As a result of the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard
fork that occurred on November 15, Bitcoin Cash ABC (BCHABC) and Bitcoin Cash
(BCHSV) were formed with each parties having philosophical differences over the
utility of Bitcoin Cash.
Users holding Bitcoin Cash (BCH) at the
time of th...
2018-11-19 Albert Kim
Terra Making Inroads Into Payment Market With Kakao Partnership
Kakao recently announced via their
blockchain subsidiary Ground X, their own public blockchain platform called
Klaytn which uses the cryptocurrency KLAY to compensate miners similar to Ether
Kakao is South Korea’s largest mobile
messaging app company and is one of the biggest IT companies in South Korea
with almost nearly smartphone user in the local market using the KakaoTalk app.
Klaytn is a blockchain-as-a-service pub...
2018-11-16 Albert Kim
Bezant and Hyperledger Fabric at IBM Developer Day in Seoul
IBM Developer Day 2018 was held today at
the Seoul Lotte Hotel World with blockchain being among the discussed topics at
This conference aims to bring together industry
leading developers, academics, and the business field to discuss the latest technological
developments in the field of AI, robotics, data science, cloud computing, deep
learning, analytics, and so forth.
IBM’s own blockchain platform is based on Hyperl...
2018-11-14 Albert Kim
Blocko Nominated As One Of "Most Innovative" Startups In Korea
Blocko, one of the leading blockchain-based
startup enterprises in Korea, has been nominated along with five other Korean
startup enterprises as one of the “most innovative” by The Korea Herald in
It is a blockchain technology company
focused on providing a blockchain-as-a-service platform for digital identity
and payments dubbed “Coinstack” to online enterprises wishing to incorporate
blockchain into their existing busines...
2018-11-12 Albert Kim
“Institutional-grade” Research Reports Now Accessible On Binance
the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume with healthy
profits, has now announced that they will be unveiling “institutional-grade”
cryptocurrency project reports on its site through their Binance Research
reports can be accessed on info.binance.com/en/research and contain key project
information along with detailed analysis familiar to institutional investors.
the two r...
2018-11-09 Albert Kim
The Bitfury Group Has $1 Billion Valuation After Private Funding Round
The Bitfury Group is widely known through
the blockchain industry for providing a full service blockchain software and
hardware infrastructure for private enterprises, including mining.
After a $80 million private institutional
investment funding round, Bitfury has been valued at $1 billion according to a
report in The Investor.
Participants in the funding round include a
diverse range of international investment firms including Mike N...
2018-11-08 Albert Kim
[INTERVIEW] Q&A With Paul Lee, Blockchain Academy Director & Kim Sang Wan, Blockchain Academy Vice Director
Blockchain Academy is a Seoul-based B2B and B2C blockchain educational content business aimed at offering informational courses for a broad range of interested participants from beginners to experienced developers.With cryptocurrency and blockchain technology continuing to gain mainstream attention in South Korea, Blockchain Academy is uniquely set to tap into that boom.Blockchain Academy has been offering blockchain knowledge and developer cours...
2018-11-06 Albert Kim