Binance Labs Launches 8 Blockchain Projects To Solve The Industry's Biggest Challenges – Forbes

Blockchain network on blurred skyscrapers background. Financial technology and communication concept.Getty The leading global cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, has created a number of initiatives designed to support the world’s blockchain community. Now, Binance is focused on solving the most critical problems facing the blockchain industry by putting an emphasis on mentorship, guidance and education. Through its venture arm, Binance Labs, a 10-week, on-site Incubation Program has been created. This program is…

Is Blockchain Headed For A Roadblock In 2019? – Yahoo! Finance News

View photos Perhaps it’s the much-discussed 2019 economic softening, or maybe it’s just that things aren’t happening fast enough in the blockchain news cycle. Whatever the case, there’s been some media chatter over the past several weeks that blockchain might be either void of value altogether, or at least might be too far ahead of its time. Perhaps the biggest punctuation mark to the negative cycle came at the beginning…

Why Ohio is gung-ho for cryptocurrency and blockchain – American Banker

Most U.S. banks and governments are crypto-cautious. You might even say crypto-averse. Fears of being associated with the criminal element that uses digital currency, concerns about digital currency’s volatility, anxiety about the risks of anything new, and overall regulatory compliance issues stand in the way of wholehearted acceptance. But not for Ohio. State officials recently launched Ohiocrypto.com, a site where businesses can pay their taxes with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. It…

Europe Takes Serious Steps Towards Blockchain Adoption – Cointelegraph

After months of monitoring and observing the “promising and challenging” potential of distributed ledger technology (DLT), the European Union (EU) is finally making a turn into the blockchain industry. How it all started Back in February 2018, the European Commission (EC) launched the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum, aimed to support European cross-border engagement with the technology and its multiple stakeholders and to unite the economy around blockchain. Since its…

LinkedIn Report: Blockchain Developer Leads List of Most Rapidly Growing Jobs – Cointelegraph

The role of blockchain developer is the most rapidly growing emerging job in the United States, according to the 2018 U.S. Emerging Jobs report by LinkedIn released on Dec. 13. In the course of preparing the report, LinkedIn used data from its Economic Graph to analyze the positions that companies are hastily hiring for, as well as skills related to those positions and roles that have emerged over the past…

Interview: Security On Blockchain-Based Trading Platforms – Is There a Solution? – Forbes

Encrybit claims to provide a fully secure trading platformEncrybit Security is one of the most important issues in the blockchain world with almost, not a day going by without learning of hacks and/or fraudulent schemes that have literally destroyed the market. With most coins now down by over 90% from their all-time highs last year, the investor is faced with a dire predicament. We caught up with Yogesh Trivedi who…

Vinny Lingham: 'We Need Real Blockchain Use Cases' As Civic Partners With Fortune 500 Company – Forbes

CEO of Civic Vinny Lingham believes that the adoption of blockchain will be predicated on showing real use cases as his company partners with Fortune 500-listed Johnson ControlsSupplied Johnson Controls, a multinational conglomerate that produces automotive parts such as batteries, electronics and HVAC equipment for buildings, ranked 70th on the Fortune 500 list, has taken steps to integrate blockchain technology. The company has partnered with blockchain secured identity solution Civic…

Merging Internet Of Things And Blockchain In Preparation For The Future – Forbes

The ‘Big Four’ technologies of the future are beginning to force themselves to the fore as companies start to dabble in the likes of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT), as well as Big Data. However, as these four spring from their embryonic stages, issues and concerns are being heeded about their growth. It is for this reason that many people and companies are starting to wonder…

Beyond Cryptotrading: 6 Ways Blockchain Is Changing The Face Of Investing – Forbes

Blockchain and investment.https://Pexels.com Time was, anyone who wanted to invest in the stock market used a broker. That broker provided investment advice and handled all trades. The reason, of course, was that brokers did the research and had access to information that the average individual investor did not have. All of this changed as technology provided individuals access to the same information that the “big boys” have always had. Now,…

Top 5 blockchain predictions for 2019 – JAXenter

Blockchain is an increasingly key technology for enterprises that require trustless transactions and secure record keeping. Enterprises can track transactions with greater confidence and security, and blockchain adoption – completely distinct from the cryptocurrency hype or doom – is steadily gaining in enterprise environments. However, while the technical benefits of the blockchain technology are widely acknowledged, enterprises looking to make budget decisions and start test projects or full implementations should…