Tag Archives: Cryptocurencies

Sea Change? Deloitte Is Tracking Ships’ Certificates with Blockchain

Sea Change? Deloitte Is Tracking Ships’ Certificates with Blockchain

  Deloitte is taking non-financial applications of blockchain technology into uncharted waters. To record the inspection certificates for ships, oil rigs and the like on a private, shared ledger, the consulting firm’s blockchain lab for Europe, the Middle East and Africa recently partnered with DNV GL, one of the world’s largest classification societies. Such companies […]

Zk-Starks? New Take on Zcash Tech Could Power Truly Private Blockchains

Zk-Starks? New Take on Zcash Tech Could Power Truly Private Blockchains

“A myth,” that’s what one developer called it. At a meeting of the team behind the monero cryptocurrency last week, suspicion was high about a new item on the roadmap – so-called “zk-starks.” Described as a “trustless” solution to a problem that’s long prevented anonymous blockchains, to some of the developers assembled it sounded like […]

Cryptocurrency Prices Rise Back Above $150 Billion as Investment Rebounds

Cryptocurrency Prices Rise Back Above $150 Billion as Investment Rebounds

After declining nearly 25% from an all-time high observed earlier this week, the cryptocurrency market is once again in the green. Heading into Wednesday’s trading session, the value of all publicly traded cryptocurrencies was once again on the rise, climbing 17% from a low of $134 billion observed Tuesday. At press time, this figure had […]