Cryptocurrency adoption has progressively spread to new industries in order to disrupt their markets. The art trading business is the new sector looking to use Bitcoin et al. in order to expand payment options available for investors in works of art. A London art gallery has announced it will auction...
There are about 200 different projects and start-ups listed on various ICO announcement sites right now that are going through pre-sales. Pre-sale is a period when a blockchain-based project sells coins of tokens ahead of “the main event”, and participants usually receive a deal, a discount for starting early. Many of...
The European Commission’s (EC) Digital Day 2018 has led to the signing of a Declaration to create a European Blockchain Partnership made of up 22 countries, according to an April 10 European Commission press release. During yesterday’s speech, the EC Vice President called on Europe to become a leader in...
What is an innovation marketplace? It’s an e-commerce platform for indie manufacturers. As much as e-commerce has been transformative for consumers, many manufacturers and inventors have been left out of the technological retail revolution. It could be particularly challenging for indie manufacturers and inventors. They often find it difficult to make...
Another major partnership has been announced by the IOTA Foundation. After successfully partnering with other majornames, a new development is on the horizon. Norway’s DNB has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the IOTA Foundation. The main objective is to explore new use cases involving IOTA’s Tangle technology.
The Chinese government announced it will publish a monthly “independent analysis” of cryptocurrencies and blockchain projects at a Beijing conference May 11. According to two press releases accompanying the announcement, the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology’s department China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID) will analyze 28 cryptocurrencies, including...
A website that tracks initial coin offerings (ICOs) says its platform can help crypto startups reach potential investors amid a recent clampdown on advertising imposed by some of the biggest players in Silicon Valley. Facebook fired the starting pistol at the end of January by declaring it will start banning...
Digital ads revenues hit a record-breaking $220 billion in 2017 and the numbers continue to grow.  Despite this fact, advertising is one of the worlds most unproductive and opaque industries due to a variety of factors. One of the major reasons for its inefficiency is that all parties in...