Samsung Enters The Bitcoin Mining Hardware Biz, Will Challenge Bitmain

Announcements, Innovation, News | January 31, 2018 By:

Samsung Electronics, the world’s second largest chip manufacturer, has confirmed it has a contract to supply an undisclosed Chinese bitcoin mining hardware manufacturer with semiconductors. The move continues the electronics giant’s move into the sector, following its recent agreement with Russian-based bitcoin mining hardware company Baikal.


Blockchain Home-Sharing Network Bee Token Partners With WeTrust To Strengthen Insurance Offering

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | January 29, 2018 By:

Short-term housing rental startup Bee Token has teamed with financial services platform WeTrust to provide a decentralized insurance layer based on crowdsourced security deposits for Bee Token users.

Built on top of Bee protocols, Bee Token’s platform is a decentralized home-sharing network that connects hosts with guests without taking any commissions.


Tokenized Security Program By PolySwarm Offers Bounty For Malware

Blockchain, ICO News, Innovation, News, Uncategorized | January 26, 2018 By:

Decentralized IT security marketplace PolySwarm is looking for a few good viruses.

The blockchain site has instituted a Security Expert Bounty Program, which will reward participants in Nectar tokens (NCT) for uploading malware to the platform. The contest launched January 19 and will continue until the end of the NCT token sale on March 8.


Blockchain Sports League MyDFS Hopes To Make Your Fantasy Come True

Blockchain, ICO News, Innovation, News, Uncategorized | January 25, 2018 By:

MyDFS, a blockchain-based daily fantasy sports platform, is using the power of blockchain technology to expand the possibilities in the sector. 

Fantasy sports (sometimes called rotisserie leagues) lets participants assemble imaginary teams of real players in professional sports. The teams then compete based on the statistical performance of those players’


Blockchain Startup VeChain Teams With Risk Management Giant DNV GL

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | January 25, 2018 By:

Risk management giant DNV GL has teamed with Singapore-based blockchain startup VeChain to develop a more efficient and transparent record of asset ownership.

DNV GL is an international accredited registrar and classification society headquartered near Oslo, Norway. The company currently has about 13,550 employees and 350 offices operating in more than 100 countries.