Blockchain For The Masses – ConsenSys and Andrew Keys Work On The Next Generation

Blockchain, FinTech, Innovation, Investing, News, Uncategorized | January 17, 2018 By:

Andrew Keys drives strategic partnerships, business development, and enterprise strategy for development studio ConsenSys and co-founded ConsenSys Enterprise, a division that seeks to create Fortune 500 ethereum blockchain solutions.

He co-created the first ethereum blockchain-as-a-service offering with Microsoft and was a catalyst to the creation of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, 


Blockchain Startup Cypherium, IC3 Partner On Scaling Research

Announcements, Blockchain | January 17, 2018 By:

Blockchain firm Cypherium has partnered with the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts (IC3) to develop new blockchain scaling solutions.

Led by co-founder Sky Guo, Cypherium is building a hybrid blockchain to provide optimal on-chain scalability. The company is aiming to address blockchain’s scalability and governance issues by combining two consensus mechanisms – Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT).


NW Blockchain Limited, Newater Technology Partner To Develop Blockchain Solutions For Wastewater Treatment

Announcements, Blockchain | January 17, 2018 By:

Newater Technology has partnered with NW Blockchain Limited (NWBL) to jointly develop blockchain applications for the wastewater treatment industry.

Wastewater treatment is a process used to convert wastewater into an effluent (outflowing of water to a receiving body of water) that can be returned to the water cycle with minimal impact on the environment or directly reused.


Blockchain Startup Sandbox Planned By Lithuania’s Central Bank

Announcements, Blockchain | January 16, 2018 By:

The Bank of Lithuania, the country’s central bank, is creating a new regulatory “sandbox” for domestic and foreign companies to develop and test FinTech and blockchain solutions.

Called “LBChain,” the new initiative will allow companies to carry out blockchain technology research and test financial products in a limited setting and under the auspices of regulators.