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How Blockchain Might Change How We Pay for Things

Bitcoin and the blockchain technology behind it have been grabbing headlines across the world for some time now. While the majority of these headlines are in relation to the popular cryptocurrency’s astronomic 2000% increase in value on the Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) over the course of 2017, there has been a quieter revolution taking place behind the scenes.

The skyrocketing value of the price of Bitcoin, which hit $7500 per unit in November 2017, and …

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Could Blockchain Propel Us Towards A More Sustainable World?

Billions of people around the world rely on electricity to live a normal life. In addition to powering our homes, devices, and appliances, electricity is important at work, during our commute, and more. Without power, the world simply wouldn’t be a very functional place.

Electric grids exist to ensure that power is more or less constant and not too many outages are experienced. Without these grids, many people would be without consistent power.

However, these …

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Looking at the Possibilities of Fiat Crypto Interoperability in Full-Service Banking

With the advent of cryptocurrency and its subsequent impact on the world economy, the doors to a plethora of business opportunities that earlier seemed inconceivable have opened up. The cryptocurrencies, decentralized apps, smart contracts, and the blockchain technology in general have paved the way for a new technological tomorrow. Features such as seamless & ultra secure transactions, interoperability, robustness, transparency and reliability have made the blockchain based economy a sought-after investing option.

Crypto Fintech Market…

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Will Bitcoin Remain as the Most Valued Cryptocurrency?

When the concept of cryptocurrencies first arose over a decade ago, they seemed to exist more in theory rather than for practical use. While some types of currency attempted to be used by consumers, they failed to take off. It actually wasn’t until 2009 that Bitcoin became used as an online currency with its usage increasing in recent years.

In the beginning, Bitcoin was mined through its software. Since it wasn’t traded in the beginning, …

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Blockchain May Be the Answer to Some of IoT’s Biggest Issues.

By 2020, the number of connected IoT devices worldwide will grow to over 20 billion. This is according to a report by IHS Markit, a London-based global provider of information and insights in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape.

While the internet has enabled people to connect with each other, the IoT is making it possible for devices to communicate with each other and share value as well.

The proliferation of IoT is …

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VivusPay’s 100,000 Transactions Per Second Sets Benchmark for Multicurrency Crypto Wallets

Blockchain and cryptocurrency, once unknown quantities, are really starting to hit their stride. There are many digital cryptocurrency wallets on the market and talk of crypto and blockchain solutions are not just linked to the tech fringe, but are now ubiquitous in the mainstream. Having gained currency, so to speak, in the wider community, the obvious question arises; how can we improve the speed of transactions to suit the needs of users?

The New Blockchain…

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What If You Could Purchase Fortnite Skins by Watching In-App Advertisements?

Since we have all become inseparable from our smartphones, the market for mobile apps has grown into a behemoth. More than 178 billion apps were downloaded in 2017, with this number expected to grow to nearly 260 billion within the next four years.

Within the app market, there is a voracious consumer appetite for mobile gaming. In January alone, the top ten game publishers received over 185 million downloads. In 2018, mobile gaming is expected …

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ChronoLogic Moves Forward With Temporal Innovation in 2018

ChronoLogic’s vision has always been to solve time-based problems on the blockchain. The partnership with Piper Mirriam on the Ethereum Alarm Clock has provided a core focus on scheduling with a lot of tooling for scheduling applications.

Decentralized, Trustless Scheduling

The Ethereum Alarm Clock is the first on-chain, decentralized scheduling protocol for Ethereum, it provides crypto-economic incentives for TimeNodes to execute transactions in the future for third parties. This opens up a lot of use-cases …

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