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Our favorite blockchain pitches of 2017

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Blockchain had a big 2017. The technology upon which bitcoin operates is suddenly the hot new thing. Acolytes believe it will change how we conduct business, elections, and even finding a mate (more on that later). Suddenly, there’s a blockchain startup for just about everything. As much as we wish we could, we can’t write about them all. But when thinking back on the year, our email inboxes were so often filled with blockchain pitches that the topic itself deserved attention.  In trying to capture this craziness, we have put together some of our favorite blockchain pitches of 2017 in […]

WTF is Blockchain?! Inside the Most Disruptive Tech Since the Internet | Fast Forward | OZY

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Swachhcoin w/ Ingot Forms Alliance of Blockchain Startups to Merge ICOs

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“We are entering an era where the value of individual Blockchain enabled ecosystems combining through joint ventures will lead to a new paradigm of Token Augmenting Partnerships (TAP) creating a network effect, which will propagate to create greater value.” Recent years have witnessed the evolution of a number of the innovative organization coming forward to harness and utilize the revolutionary Blockchain Technology to create products and solve various social problems and overcome technological hurdles. Incorporation of Blockchain Technology, and some of its underlying fundamental properties such as decentralization, transparency, immutability into any system, undisputedly gives it a redefining edge. When […]

Top 8 Women in Cryptocurrency: Bring On The Revolution | Women Blockchain 2018

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It’s 2018, and thanks to cryptocurrencies and the blockchain we stand on the brink of a sea-change in global economics. This revolution has the potential to sweep away traditional power-bases and institutions and pave the way for genuine diversity and people power, providing unprecedented access to technology, data, and control regardless of location, status or identity. Why then do we continue to see women and other minorities underrepresented at every level? Frankly if Silicon Valley regards itself as the future, we’re in big trouble. Perhaps it should come as no surprise when we remember that cryptocurrencies are fundamentally tech innovation […]

ICYMI: Trends Driving Blockchain, Google Rebrands AdWords, More

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The top articles, resources and events from CMSWire for the week of June 25-28, 2018. This content was originally published here.

Magic BlockchainQA Launches As First-Ever Blockchain Quality Assurance Testing Company

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Magic Software Inc. and Solmark have announced the launch of Magic BlockchainQA, the world’s first ever dedicated QA testing company that focuses on Blockchain platforms. Blockchain needs spe… This content was originally published here.

Next Steps In The Integration Of Artificial Intelligence And The Blockchain

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Platforms combining AI and blockchain will have a massive impact on the technologies of tomorrow. This content was originally published here.

Blockchain Penny Stocks in the Red

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Blockchain penny stocks can be hard to read. With only a handful showing gains, we are looking at two which could be ones to watch… This content was originally published here.

Institutional Finance Update: Leveraging Digital Technologies, Using Blockchain for Climate Action and Sustainable Development

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5 September 2018: Discussions in recent months have explored how emerging technologies such as blockchain and digitalization processes could serve the implementation of the SDGs and the Paris Agreement on climate change. In August, the World Bank launched a blockchain-operated US$110 million bond, with potential impacts on carbon market trading. Other multilateral institutions have stressed the potential of digitalization technologies for sustainable development. The UNFCCC issued a report that assesses financing climate technology entrepreneurship and actions needed to support overcoming specific challenges in developing countries. UNFCCC Urges Support for Climate Action through Climate Technology Incubators and Accelerators Innovation can speed […]

Crypto Discussions at Highest Level: The OECD’s Love of Blockchain Obscures Its Fear of Bitcoin

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For several years now, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has been cautiously enthusiastic about blockchain technology. Beginning with a 2014 working paper titled, “The Bitcoin Question” the intergovernmental organization has been considering the economic possibilities opened up by distributed ledgers and cryptocurrencies — and, on the whole, it has found these possibilities exciting, even if such working papers “do not necessarily reflect the official views of the Organization or of the governments of its member countries.” But for the most part, reports on “Blockchain Technology and Competition Policy” and “Corporate Governance” — among other subjects — have […]