Blockchain Platform Tackles Ticket Counterfeits, Fees, Scalpers For Live Events

Blockchain, ICO News, Innovation, Interviews | September 26, 2017 By:

Ashton Addison is the CEO and Founder of EventChain, a smart ticketing platform on the ethereum blockchain designed to solve a long list of issues within the centralized event ticketing industry.

EventChain is the evolution of traditional event ticketing, integrating smart contracts on the ethereum blockchain with ticket sales to create a fully customized system where anyone can buy and sell Smart Tickets for events on a peer-to-peer market,


Bitcoin Holds Just Short of $4,000 Mark

Investing, News | September 26, 2017 By:

The $4,000 single-coin price for legacy bitcoin (BTC) is again within sight, but prices stalled just short of that mark at mid-day on Tuesday.

After a good run-up to start the week, the market took a breath today, with gains and losses of two percent or less in the top ten cryptocurrencies.


Crypto Startup Korbit Acquired By Gaming Giant Nexon

FinTech, Innovation, Investing, Mergers, News | September 26, 2017 By:

South Korean exchange Korbit has inked a stock-trading agreement with gaming giant Nexon that will see its management rights merged into the larger company.

Nexon specializes in PC and mobile gaming, publishing such titles as Dungeon&Fighter and MapleStory. The company’s massive multiplayer online role-playing games and quizzes use micro-transactions for in-game purchases.


Change Healthcare Adopts Linux Hyperledger Fabric

Blockchain, Innovation | September 26, 2017 By:

US-based healthcare IT firm Change Healthcare is developing a blockchain solution for enterprise-scale use in healthcare. The solution will enable payers and providers to boost revenue cycle efficiency, improve real-time analytics, cut costs, and create innovative new services.

Change Healthcare is a provider of revenue and payment cycle management and clinical information exchange solutions,