Blockchain’s Power Ledger Deploys Trading Platform In Pennsylvania

Blockchain, Innovation, News, Regulation | November 17, 2018 By:

Power Ledger, a decentralized energy trading platform and winner of Richard Branson’s 2018 Extreme Tech Challenge, has deployed its peer-to-peer renewable energy trading platform at licensed retail electric provider American PowerNet’s headquarters in Wyomissing, Penn.

American PowerNet’s headquarters will use the xGrid platform to trade 35kW of solar power – garnered from both its office roof and carport – with neighbors connected in its office park to optimize clean energy for both carbon reductions and decreased electricity costs.


IOST Creates DApp Partnership Program, Seeks To Enlist Companies

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | November 17, 2018 By:

IOST, an enterprise-grade blockchain infrastructure company, has launched its Flagship DApp Partnership Program. Under the program, IOST will consult and work with organizations across a variety of industries, culminating in the design of “flagship” decentralized applications (DApps) that will debut alongside the IOST network’s mainnet in Q1 2019.


Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: Watchful Waiting For Investors, Exchanges On Which Path Will Rule

Blockchain, FinTech, Investing, News | November 15, 2018 By:

The Bitcoin Cash hard fork has occurred, splitting the existing blockchain into two new cryptocurrencies:  BAB (running on bitcoin-ABC software) and BSV (running a protocol called bitcoin SV developed by nChain). There is also a third proposal to combine the best aspects of the two competitors into Bitcoin Unlimited.