Feb 19, 2018 at 14:57 // News Russia’s most powerful businessmen, such as Roman Abramovich, David Iakobashvili, and Sergey Solonin, have invested millions of dollars in the Telegram Open Network, managed by brothers Pavel and Nikolai Durov. Plans from Telegram to launch a brand-new blockchain platform with its own digital...
Feb 19, 2018 at 13:46 // News A protocol is the precisely defined sequence of steps that involve computation, communication and are run by two or more participants. We come across protocols of various complexity, literally every day of our lives – playing games, socializing at work, participating in elections...
In the pre-sale round including venture investors, Telegram managed to raise a whopping $850 million, over its initial target of $600 million. Popular messaging app Telegram is now seriously eyeing on the blockchain space. Earlier this year in the first week of Jan. 2018, reports of Telegram planning to launch a...
Photo: Marco Verch / Flickr You would have had to live in the middle of tropical rainforest and with no access to internet and media not to get at least some sort of exposure to cryptocurrencies. Despite existing for a number of years now, it was only last year that...
Feb 18, 2018 at 17:47 // News The CEO of Bank of America, Brian Moynihan, appeared to have invested a tremendous amount of money in the blockchain technology behind Bitcoin. He also revealed at The Economic Club of Washington DC that the bank already has 40 patents in this new...
Feb 18, 2018 at 16:55 // News Austrian law officers have asked Interpol for help in tracking down the perpetrators of a Bitcoin scam that happened last year. The notorious scam dubbed “Optioment” has allegedly damaged over ten thousand cryptocurrency investors in the country and across Europe and stolen as...
Feb 18, 2018 at 14:45 // News Las Vegas---The Legends Room kicks off it’s Crypto Wednesday this week with multiplatinum recording artist, 21 Savage, hosting the opening party on February 21, 2018. 21 Savage makes his return to the world’s only crypto lounge after leading the club’s inaugural New Year’s Eve...
With a momentary spike above $11,000 levels, the price of Bitcoin has pulled back down again and is consolidating around $10,700 levels. Bitcoin, which has been the most-favorite pick of crypto investors, is seen on a major slowdown ever since it hit its all-time high of $20,000. The cryptocurrency has...
In the late 1990s, the internet was a nearly ubiquitous service, and hundreds of innovative startups were launching new web-based platforms for everything from pet supplies to social networking. This craze, known today as the dot-com bubble, came crashing down when the bubble burst and many companies went bankrupt. However,...
Feb 17, 2018 at 18:25 // News Practising Muslims have always been uncomfortable with conventional banking systems since it involves fixed profits and interest- two concepts that are not allowed in Islam. In the Muslim majority countries, there are banks that have an Islamic version that works side by side,...