Blockchain-As-A-Service Platform Data Gumbo Hires Sergio Tuberquia As Chief Commercial Officer

Job Appointments | June 26, 2019 By:

Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform Data Gumbo has hired Sergio A. Tuberquia as its new Chief Commercial Officer.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Data Gumbo is the Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) company creating a massively interconnected blockchain network for industrial companies, including oil and gas. It recently raised $6 million in a Series A equity funding round co-led by Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures,


What Facebook’s Actions Tell Us About The Future Of Blockchain

Opinion | June 26, 2019 By:

Libra’s much-anticipated unveiling has generated significant enthusiasm amongst followers of both the digital-asset economy and traditional markets. For an industry grappling with a lack of mainstream acceptance during its formative years, watching Facebook and its consortium of corporate partners enter the fold is sure to be viewed as a vindication of blockchain and cryptocurrency.


Time To Kik SAFTS To The Curb

News | June 25, 2019 By:

On June 4, 2019, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) launched an enforcement action against Kik Interactive claiming the company offered and sold one trillion digital tokens (“Kin”) in violation of the Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”).

The Securities Act requires an issuer of securities to either register the offering with the SEC or to conduct the offering pursuant to an exemption from registration.


Graph Blockchain Secures Pilot Project With Seoul’s Ministry Of Transportation

Blockchain, News | June 25, 2019 By:

Tech firm Graph Blockchain has reported that it secured a contract through its in country partner for the Ministry of Transportation in Seoul, South Korea.

Based in Canada, Graph Blockchain develops private blockchain business intelligence and data management solutions. The company leverages its proprietary integration of the AgensGraph Database engine with Hyperledger Fabric to create a transparent and immutable ledger with near real-time transactional data processing and intuitive data visualization.