Tag Archives: Blockchain News

Donald Trump Hires Prominent Bitcoin Supporter Mick Mulvaney to White House Staff

Advertisement U.S. President Donald Trump has hired the prominent Bitcoin supporter Mick Mulvaney to be his new White House Chief of Staff. Donald Trump is one of the most polarizing people on Planet Earth and whether you love him or hate him, it is beneficial for the crypto industry to have a major Bitcoin advocate whispering sweet nothings… Read More »

Linkedin: Blockchain Developer is 2018 Most Growing Job Sector (33X)

Bearish about Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technologies? Think Again. Research conducted by the leading labor-oriented social network, LinkedIn, revealed that the Blockchain Development sector has experienced the fastest growth of all the emerging industries recorded by the portal. According to the study, “Blockchain Development” has experienced a growth of more than 33 times compared to the number of existing… Read More »

Blockchain Mining Benefits Beyond the Cryptocurrency Spectrum

Mining is an integral part of the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology narrative. However, the process of discovering, validating, and adding new blocks (mining) to the chain has the potential to do more than increasing the money supply of a particular cryptocurrency. Moving Past Cryptocurrency Mining Apart from being responsible for creating new tokens in a cryptocurrency blockchain that… Read More »

Waves Surges into Top 20 Coins as Wider Crypto Market Stumbles

Advertisement Since the end of November, the Waves coin (WAVES) has bucked a market trend and risen in price by over 150%. The cryptocurrency has not only risen to a price, at the time of writing, of $2.49 per coin but as bitcoin price falls, WAVES value against bitcoin (BTC) is also growing. The Waves cryptocurrency today, for… Read More »

DDEX To Fork the Ox Protocol, Remove ZRX and Name their New Protocol Hydro

After much deliberation, the team at the DDEX decentralized exchange has decided to fork the Ox protocol that is the backbone of the exchange. Tian Li, CEO of DDEX, made the announcement two days ago via a Medium post. Mr. Li praised the efforts of the Ox team in delivering a high quality, useful code with smart contracts… Read More »

‘Wasteland’ Director’s New Blockchain Gaming Store Signs up 22 Publishers

Advertisement Co-founded by veteran game developer Brian Fargo, Robot Cache will purportedly be the first blockchain-based digital marketplace for video games. Brian Fargo Launches Blockchain-Based Steam Competitor The PC games platform is set to launch sometime in 2019 but has already signed up 22 publishers and 700 games for its blockchain-based competitor to Steam. “Wasteland” director Brian Fargo… Read More »

Facebook Aggressively Hiring Blockchain Devs, Discussed Launching Cryptocurrency: Report

Advertisement Facebook has embarked on an aggressive hiring spree to woo crypto experts to expand its blockchain group amid speculation that the social media monopoly is considering launching its own cryptocurrency. Facebook formed its blockchain unit in April 2018 with David Marcus, the former president of PayPal and VP at Messenger. Marcus is a longtime cryptocurrency advocate and a former… Read More »

Tron (TRX) Gathers Momentum As More Developers Migrate to the Platform

Momentum in Physics is defined as the product of the mass of a body and its speed. The momentum of a body on earth cannot continue being constant as their are other forces impeding motion (friction, air resistance, etc). But in ideal situations, the momentum of a body can continue being constant and it can also be increased… Read More »

Tron DApp Usage Jumps 48% — More Than 1 Million Transactions Last Week

Advertisement The TRON Foundation launched its TRC20 exchange this week. It is a place for people to exchange tokens issued on the TRON platform. The TRC20 exchange is located at TRX.market. The TRC10 token exchange is still on Tronscan, the primary block explorer and information service for the Tron ecosystem. TRC20 and TRC10 tokens can be understood as… Read More »