Blockchain Firm Luna DNA Wants To Incentivize Sharing Of Genetic Information With Cryptocurrency

Blockchain, ICO News, Interviews | January 11, 2018 By:

Bob Kain is the CEO and Co-Founder Luna DNA, a genomic and medical research database that uses blockchain technology.

Kain joined Illumina pre-IPO in 1999 and retired in 2014, as the Chief Engineering Officer. Prior to joining Illumina, Kain was the Director of the Microarray Business Unit at Molecular Dynamics.

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Blockchain Industry Growing in Ireland

Blockchain, Education, FinTech, Interviews | November 22, 2017 By:

Ireland is booming in blockchain, and there’s more to come. The area known as “Silicon Docks” in Dublin attracts most of the attention, but technology firms are beginning to spread out to surrounding areas as well. Last year, a blockchain hackathon event in Ireland attracted more than 150 technologists and FinTech entrepreneurs collaborating on creating new apps and services using blockchain.

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Blockchain’s Jibrel Network Aims To Disrupt Traditional Banking

Blockchain, ICO News, Interviews | November 21, 2017 By:

Yazan Barghuthi is the co-founder and project lead of the Jibrel Network – a crypto-company aiming to leverage distributed ledger technology and “smart regulation” to disrupt traditional banking. Prior to cofounding the network, Yazan was a management consultant with Oliver Wyman and Deloitte, where he specialized in institutional wealth and asset management.

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