For all the talk in Silicon Valley about the potential of blockchain technology, most of it is just that — talk. Aside from cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum, there aren't many real-world applications of blockchain, a distributed ledger that allows data to be cryptographically tracked and secured. ...
Jerry Cuomo, vice president of blockchain technology at IBM, testified to Congress on Wednesday about the benefits of the emerging technology.YoutubeAt a congressional hearing this week, Jerry Cuomo, IBM's vice president of blockchain technology,testified about the potential governmental uses for blockchains.Identification documents, payment systems, and systems that trace...
This is not the first time Honig has faced questions over his actions. In 2000, he was alleged to have committed stock manipulation. Honig was fined $25,000 and suspended for 10 days, according to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. In 2003, he let his broker's license lapse. ...
Cryptocurrency aficionados have been flocking to Puerto Rico, attracted by a provision that exempts relative newcomers to the island from paying taxes on their capital gains. But the governor of Puerto Rico is not quite sold on crypto. "Cryptocurrency is sort of an application of that...
Blockchain, the world’s leading provider of free digital wallet software for storing cryptocurrencies, has hired its first ever VP of engineering: Peter Wilson, a veteran Seattle engineering exec with past stints at Facebook, Google, and Microsoft.Take it as a possible sign that the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry is...
While in Davos, Business Insider's Sara Silverstein interviewed Adam Ludwin, co-founder and CEO of Chain, for a special edition of Crypto Insider. The following is a transcript of the interview. Silverstein: And this is the biggest question that I have coming out of the these conversations...
Demand is off the charts for blockchain talent, and the capital is waiting to back it up. Over $3.7 billion has been raised through ICOs in the United States alone. Blockchain-related jobs are the second-fastest growing in today’s labor market; there are now...
SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- PIBBLE, a cryptocurrency based on blockchain, will start pre ICO from March 14 and launch global ICO from April 1.Blockchain based image cryptocurrency 'PIBBLE' launches global ICOMoreThe currency is created in the world's first and the only incentive image ecosystem...