Oasis Labs raises $45 million for ‘privacy first’ cloud on blockchain

Oasis Labs raises $45 million for ‘privateness first’ cloud on blockchain

Oasis Labs has raised $45 million to construct a “privacy-first” cloud computing platform with blockchain expertise. Berkeley, California-based Oasis Labs is designing a platform to beat the efficiency, safety, and privateness limitations which have hampered blockchain adoption to this point. The goal is to make blockchain, a distributed safe ledger that powers cryptocurrencies akin to Ethereum, extra […]

Beyond Ethereum: The battle to own blockchain’s ‘layer two’

Beyond Ethereum: The battle to personal blockchain’s ‘layer two’

Ethereum  —  as the present incumbent amongst general-purpose permissionless blockchains  —  has thus far provided one of the best sources, tooling, and incentives for builders to construct on prime of its protocol. These “layer-two” initiatives mix off-chain software program with some variety of good contracts (which can embody a local ERC20 token) to create markets […]

AtScale sees momentum as ‘Switzerland of big data’, announces multimillion-dollar deals and new CEO

SONM makes use of blockchain to create a decentralized computing energy market

Cloud computing has revolutionized the way in which we use functions and retailer knowledge, however the majority of SaaS merchandise in use right now sit on a small variety of centralized servers. So what if we decentralized the cloud or, even higher, used a distributed computing construction that rewards each lenders and customers of computing […]

If Russia wins the World Cup, blockchain startup Waves will give the team $1.5 million

If Russia wins the World Cup, blockchain startup Waves will give the workforce $1.5 million

The FIFA World Cup has reached the knockout levels, and there have already been quite a few high-profile upsets. Football superpowers reminiscent of Germany (the present title holders), Argentina, and Portugal have already exited the competitors. And one explicit end result may cost a little customized blockchain token firm Waves a small fortune. The evening Russia […]

Everyone's talking about Bitcoin. Here's what it is and why it's important

Everyone's speaking about Bitcoin. Here's what it’s and why it's vital

ChesNot/GettyImages Bitcoin. It’s a phrase that was as soon as merely mentioned as a tutorial thought amongst know-how fanatics, then turned a hushed point out amongst legislation enforcement tackling on-line drug trades — and most lately it was craze for these seeking to make a fast buck. But what’s Bitcoin? Why are folks so keen […]

Bethereum is using blockchain technology to bring fairness to social betting

Bethereum is utilizing blockchain expertise to deliver equity to social betting

On May 14, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court dominated that betting was authorized throughout the U.S., overturning the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act from 1992. Following the federal inexperienced mild, Delaware was the primary to roll out single video games sport betting on June 6, with different states anticipated to promptly comply with swimsuit. But whereas […]

Fluence is using blockchain technology to build a secure internet

Fluence is utilizing blockchain expertise to construct a safe web

One of the subjects mentioned through the current Cyber Week in Tel Aviv was the potential of blockchain expertise to assist remedy points like DDoS assaults, knowledge breaches, and different safety loopholes, in addition to eradicating the flexibility for country-level service blocking, resembling these we’ve seen focused against messaging and social apps like Telegram and […]

This Year, Badges Get Blockchains

This Year, Badges Get Blockchains

This yr’s hottest new advance in electronics comes by wearable badges. You can’t have failed to note one other know-how that’s getting actually sizzling. It’s the blockchain. What is a blockchain? It’s a linked checklist the place each merchandise within the checklist accommodates a cryptographic hash of the earlier merchandise within the checklist. What is […]