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Top 5 Blockchain Projects Currently In Alpha

“Can you think of other blockchain projects, currently in alpha, that should be listed here?” reports livebitcoinnews.com. Because Akasha content lives on a blockchain network rather than any one server, it’s immune from censorship.Auctus uses a blockchain and smart contracts to moderate transparent relationships between retirement fund holders and human or robo-advisors.That statistic shouldn’t scare people away from blockchain; however, it should reinforce the value of projects that enter the alpha phase or beyond, demonstrating that they’re well along the road to a successful project. Source: livebitcoinnews.com Share This:

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The mysterious senior Trump administration official who wrote a blistering op-ed about Trump reportedly made contact with The New York Times through an intermediary

“The New York Times revealed some details about its editorial process following the publication of a blistering op-ed on Wednesday, in which an anonymous senior Trump administration official strongly criticized the president’s character and job performance” writes David Choi for businessinsider.com. It also claimed that the senior official and others within the administration were working to “frustrate parts of [Trump’s] agenda and his worst inclinations.”.  Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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An Operating System for Building Effectively Scalable…

“The open-source nature of this technology makes it possible for thousands of creators to jointly produce decentralized applications (DApps)” reports livebitcoinnews.com. A toolkit that will enable developers to effectively create implementable Decentralized Applications (DApps) is a pressing need and determinant for the next phase of development that will sweep through the blockchain ecosystem. Source: livebitcoinnews.com Share This:

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The blockchain that wouldn’t die

“The old blockchain was supposed to die” writes Min Read for reuters.com. Critics of keeping the old blockchain alive say it allows the hacker potentially to sell the stolen cryptocurrency.Somewhat like in the 1980s when the Coca-Cola Co reintroduced its original soda as “Coca-Cola Classic” after a change in its flavor flopped, the old blockchain became known as “ethereum classic,” while the new blockchain took on the name ethereum.A small part of the ethereum community continued to use the old blockchain. Source: reuters.com Share This:

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DAO Is yet Another OOP Shame

“It says that we are accessing “data” and does exactly that: goes to the database, retrieves some data, and returns data” writes Yegor Bugayenko for yegor256.com. Not an object, but data, also known as a “data transfer object.”. Everything that was wrong with ORM, but instead of a “session” we have this DAO. The problem remains the same: the is not an object, but a data container. Source: yegor256.com Share This:

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No CEO needed: These blockchain platforms will let ‘the crowd’ run startups

“Aragon, Colony, and District0x are three of the open-source blockchain projects currently leading the charge in this space” writes Jeremy Epstein for venturebeat.com. Back in May, I wrote about the concept of DAOs, decentralized autonomous organizations capable of running themselves thanks to blockchain technology — no CEO or C-Suite needed.The blockchain-native entities built on platforms like Aragon, Colony, District0x, DAOStack, and the competitors that are bound to follow are going to pose a threat to incumbents who cannot react as quickly. He currently works with startups in the blockchain and…

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Goldman Sachs: Cryptocurrencies Getting ‘Harder to Ignore’

“Now, Goldman Sachs is counseling institutional investors to give cryptocurrency a closer look” writes unknown author for cryptocoinsnews.com. Mainstream financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs are finally beginning to realize what forward-thinking venture capitalists have known for years: investors need to pay attention to the cryptocurrency ecosystem.One hurdle institutional investors must overcome is the uncertain regulatory environment.Boroujerdi says that whether or not one believes cryptocurrencies have merit, “real dollars are at work” in the cryptocurrency space and warrant attention from investors. Source: cryptocoinsnews.com Share This:

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Chinese Blockchain Association Issues Protocol to Regulate ICOs

“Six Chinese blockchain companies have released a joint protocol designed to manage financial risks for initial coin offerings (ICOs) in China” writes unknown author for cryptocoinsnews.com. As ICOs are an unregulated means of crowdfunding in digital currencies they carry significant risks, namely investment and security risks. Source: cryptocoinsnews.com Share This:

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