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Daily Archives: January 9th, 2018

Kodak Gets in on the Blockchain and ICO Picture

Kodak, the iconic photography company first established in in the 1880s, has joined the blockchain and ICO age. Today, January 9, 2018, it announced a new blockchain-based platform with WENN Digital to empower and protect image makers, photographers and artists. The new platform, known as KodakOne, will enable users to register their work and license […]

How a Hackathon Birthed the CryptoKitties Origin Story

“CryptoKitties,” the most popular game ever released on the Ethereum blockchain to date, became an instant success in December of 2017. About 180,000 people have already signed up for CryptoKitties since the cute creatures were introduced to the world just a few months ago. Over $20 million in ether has already been spent, and at […]

UBI Blockchain Is the Latest in Series of SEC Cryptocurrency Crackdown Targets

In a story that is getting all too familiar recently, the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) halted trading on yet another blockchain-related company stock, UBI Blockchain. The SEC explained: “The Commission temporarily suspended trading in the securities of UBIA because of (i) questions regarding the accuracy of assertions, since at least September 2017, by UBIA in […]

Crypto Valley Association launches ICO Code of Conduct

Crypto Valley Association (CVA), the Swiss-based not-for-profit association supporting the development of blockchain and cryptographic related technologies and businesses, today announced the launch of a Code of Conduct… Crypto Valley Association launches ICO Code of Conduct was published on CryptoNinjas.

Aerospace Engineer Uses Bitcoin Cash to Buy $415,000 Home in Seattle

The mainstream adoption of cryptocurrency is continuing on pace in all different business sectors and in many economies across the world. The latest example of this featured in the press is the recent acquisition of a home using bitcoin cash. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Used to Pay for Music Records, Gift Cards, Plastic Surgery The […]

Ethereum Price Highs Overshadow New Wave of Tech Issues

With ether price reaching all-time-highs, fundamental issues that relate to the most basic operation of ethereum’s blockchain are popping up.

Litecoin Price Analysis: LTC/USD Holding Key Support

Litecoin price is holding an important support at $230-240 against the US Dollar. LTC/USD needs to pierce the $265 resistance to gain traction. Key Talking Points Litecoin price after a minor decline found a strong buying interest around $225 (Data feed of Kraken) against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted major bullish trend line with current support at $245 is intact on the hourly chart of LTC/USD pair. The pair need to move […]

Reality check — Smart contracts are still going to need smart lawyers

2018 looks set to see a significant increase in the number of smart contracts developed and deployed. But for anybody who thought self-executing contracts might be soon be putting lawyers out of work, Brave New Coin’s discussion with Yoran Gill, Roy Keidar and Noa Mayer from Israeli law firm Yigal Arnon indicates the opposite is more likely […]