By CCN Markets: Console wars return for season five! Who will win the bloody free-for-all this year? The team that sucks less, of course. The main points for each team have been listed below, but they are operating with thin margins to bring their visions to fruition. A comparable gaming PC is projected to be much, much more expensive when compared to the expected launch prices of the PS5 and Microsoft’s Xbox ‘Project Scarlett’. PS5—The Unnamed Project With an unconfirmed potential release date slated for “early 2020” and a generally expected launch price around $ 500, the PS5 is set to clip
The Foundation will select quality project and provide support through Umbrella, its own ICO-issuing platform Selected GiniCasting’s ‘Ginicon’, which entered sole distributor agreement in seven countries June 12, 2019–YAP CHAIN, a blockchain-based smart city-building project, selected GiniCasting‘s “Ginicon” as the first project of its own ICO platform, Umbrella. YAP CHAIN’s Umbrella ICO is conducted through YAP STONE (YAP STONE), which is published by YAP CHAIN, by selecting quality companies with users, infrastructure (interface) or good service. Issuing companies will issue tokens in line with YAP TOKEN standards based on YAP CHAIN network, and carry out ICOs with support for technologies,
Fantom (FTM), a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) based smart contract platform that aims to solve the scalability issues of distributed ledger technologies, has become the latest project to announce its intentions to join the Binance Chain ecosystem. We are pleased to announce that we are joining the Binance chain family! We’re extremely excited to share […]
Following a very eventful past few weeks, which notably included a hack that resulted in the loss of 7,000 BTC, leading crypto exchange Binance has announced the details of its next Launchpad token sale. #Binance Launchpad Announces @harmonyprotocol as Next Project Check out the below blog post to learn more about Harmony, see where you […]
According to a recent Medium post, Lucien Chen, the chief technology officer and co-founder of TRON (TRX), has left the project over fundamental concerns with its direction and an “irreconcilable contradiction” between Chen and TRON Foundation CEO Justin Sun. In the post explaining his departure, Chen tore into TRON’s delegated proof of stake (DPoS) consensus […]
ACD’s new exciting project is the brainchild of Bitcoin.com’s CEO Roger Ver and ACD’s CEO Yasuhiro Sonoda. ACD has decided to start the “ACD Coin Buy Back Project,” where a certain number of ACD coins will be bought back when payments are made using BCH and ACD Coin at online and affiliate shops around the world.
Aeron (ARN), an aviation blockchain project being designed used to prevent flight logs from being falsified or altered, announced that it will be adopting the Binance Chain and its BEP2 token standard. Aeron takes a giant leap, moving to @Binance Chain! Fast blockchain with inexpensive transactions is perfect for Aeron aviation utility and @Binance_DEX will […]
The internal efforts of Facebook’s (FB) cryptocurrency initiatives continue to leak with the latest report indicating that the company is developing a stablecoin-based payment platform, which is internally known as “Project Libra.” According to the report by The Wall Street Journal, Facebook is currently in discussions with major payment networks Visa (V) and Mastercard (MA), […]
Filament, a blockchain hardware startup, is now working on the University of Nevada, Reno’s autonomous vehicle project.
Every so often, the mainstream tech and investing media pick up on a new project or platform within the blockchain industry. This is precisely the case when it comes to Cosmos (ATOM), a decentralized network of independent parallel blockchains, each powered by BFT consensus algorithms… You must be a subscriber to continue reading Members can login […]
Over the last few weeks, a blockchain project called Veriblock whose protocol piggybacks off the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network has sparked debate. More than a quarter of BTC’s transaction numbers stem from the Veriblock system and the project has been criticized for using the blockchain in this manner.
On Jan. 30, a group of cryptocurrency developers and organizations officially launched a project called Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) on the Ethereum network. The ERC20 token is a coin backed by bitcoin core (BTC) reserves and has started trading on several exchange platforms.
The Introduction of Wrapped Bitcoin
Last October, a joint initiative by Bitgo, Kyber Network, and Ren (formerly Republic Protocol), revealed the creation of a new ERC20 token called WBTC. The new tokens are meant to bring more liquidity into the decentralized ecosystem between both chains, while also enhancing decentralized applications. Wrapped bitcoin (WBTC) is the first ERC20 token backed 1:1 with BTC. The organizations that developed the protocol believe WBTC is the beginning of a multi-institutional framework for tokenizing any asset.
Elastos (ELA), a blockchain powered smart-web platform, announced Monday that it has become the first project to reach the 1,000,000 node mark, fueled through a hardware collaboration with Shanghai Shijiu TV. Elastos has become the first Web 3.0 project to reach the milestone of one million distributed nodes. #Elastos $ ELA #SmartWeb Read our article here:https://t.co/GnYdazRTuV pic.twitter.com/cIn6ZzUwTu — […]
Canadian messaging app company Kik Interactive Inc. is planning to take the SEC to court over a potential enforcement action against Kik’s 2017 initial coin offering (ICO) of the Waterloo, Ontario-based tech company’s proprietary cryptocurrency, Kin. A Kik representative told CCN the stakes are high for the entire cryptocurrency industry: We are unsure of how
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Blockchain project Polkadot is planning another ICO that would bring in $ 60 million, says the WSJ.
From CCN: Apple’s self-driving car initiative, Project Titan, has laid off more than 200 employees this week, CNBC reports. The business news channel also reported that some Apple employees will be moved from the driverless car initiative to other departments. Per an Apple spokesperson, these reshuffled employees will still be involved in machine learning and … Continued
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One of the Cashshuffle development team contributors, Josh Ellithorpe, revealed on Jan. 14 that the BCH-focused privacy shuffling protocol is near completion. The developers are planning to run a security audit on the code and have launched a fundraiser on the Bitbacker.io platform to help secure funding for the audit.
Brazilian President Jair M. Bolsonaro has recently revealed through social media his administration has shut down a project that would see Brazil launch an “indigenous cryptocurrency.” The revelation came as he was criticizing the “BNDES black box” referring to contracts associated with the National Bank for Economic and Social Development, a federal public company associated
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Status (SNT), a mobile operating system for Ethereum (ETH), has cut 25% of its staff of around 100 people as the price of ETH continues to fall. According to the transcript from a recent town hall, Status has been “forced” to adapt to current market conditions, and as such, is reducing its staff and asking existing employees […]