I’ve had a number of conversations with blockchain-focused people over the past few weeks. In some of those conversations — particularly with engineers — there is a palpable excitement and a belief that this technology is going to end up being their life’s...
Scientists lust after genomes like the wolf from a Tex Avery cartoon, heart pounding in throat, tongue lolling, fist pounding on the table, submarine-dive-ahOOOgah!-alarm sounding—all out of desire for the hot, hot data curled coaxingly inside every one of your cells.Think of all the information tucked into those...
Wired Magazine has created one of the more interesting formats for explaining difficult ideas to be sprung on the internet in a long while. The Five Levels of Difficulty video series is dead simple and pure genius — it challenges an expert in something complex like blockchain technology...
The Singapore-headquartered startup aims $100 million in transaction volumes in 2018-19 on its Blockchain-led trade finance platform. It says banking and supply chain will drive Blockchain adoption in India. At a glanceStartup: XinFinFounders: Karan Bharadwaj, Atul KhekadeFounded in: 2017Based out of: Singapore/MumbaiServices: Blockchain solutionsSector: Fintech and trade financeFunding...
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. ...