Bitcoin is going through a difficult maturing phase of its development. This difficulty stems from the conflicts that have been arising about scalability issues, the proposed solutions and the contentious path forward for a technology with immense potential yet to be fully recognised and accepted. This is the foundational Blockchain technology. But Bitcoin, even if […]Read more "Conflict in Bitcoin and the path forward: a conversation with Thomas Voegtlin"
CityChain17 was a recent event (co-sponsored by MBN Solutions and IBM) gathering in London to discuss Blockchains. It featured a few important talks by experts and qualified computer scientists. One of those experts was Gideon Greenspan. His talk was an interesting view on what blockchains are, but crucially, what are their advantages and disadvantages. On […]Read more "CityChain17 – Blockchains as coordination databases"
Energy utility businesses continue to be centralized. This is a business model with more than 100 years, going back to the XIX Century. We are at the dawn of the XXI Century, though. That was what Lawrence Orsini speaking at the Business of Blockchain conference organized by MIT Technology Review told us. His talk was one of […]Read more "Distributed Energy on the Blockchain"
Hello again. Warm greetings to the followers and keen readers of this Blog. Today I will share two videos about the coming hard fork of the Ethereum blockchain. I will presume here that everyone is by now familiar with what Blockchain is, what cryptocurrencies are and what Ethereum means. To understand what a hard fork […]Read more "The switch to proof-of-stake of Ethereum"
The second post from the new Digital Distributed Asset is about a new Blockchain-based distributed Cloud Computing service: iExec. As the recent interview done by Epicenter to one of the founders of this venture, Giles Fedak, stated iExec is a project that aims to build a high-performance distributed cloud computing infrastructure. This venture has also […]Read more "iExec is a Blockchain-based distributed Cloud Computing service"
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