Tag Archives: Ethereum

Jaguar-Backed Blockchain Startup Wants to Trade Tokens for Transport Data

Jaguar-Backed Blockchain Startup Wants to Trade Tokens for Transport Data

A UK-based startup has announced an ethereum-powered platform aimed to reward users for sharing their transport data. DOVU, which reportedly already has notable investors on board, plans to create a secure environment for individuals and companies to share any data relating to mobility – such as location, distance traveled and weather conditions. According to TechCrunch, the startup has already received […]

Bitcoin’s Biggest Software Wallet Blockchain Adds Ethereum

Bitcoin’s Biggest Software Wallet Blockchain Adds Ethereum

Bitcoin wallet startup Blockchain is today launching an option for users to create ethereum software wallets, a move that marks the first time the startup has integrated a new cryptocurrency since it launched in 2011. Announced today, the launch also coincides with a new partnership with cryptocurrency exchange service ShapeShift that will enable users to transition funds […]

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Gets to Work at 90-Member ‘Town Hall’ Meeting

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Gets to Work at 90-Member ‘Town Hall’ Meeting

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is on the verge of kicking off a new phase of its development. After launching earlier this year, and quickly growing to include more than 150 members from around the world, the alliance is about to initiate a flurry of activity from its diverse group of members aimed at breaking new ground on enterprise blockchain solutions Since revealing its first […]

Nvidia CEO: Cryptocurrencies Are ‘Here to Stay’

Nvidia CEO: Cryptocurrencies Are ‘Here to Stay’

Nvidia is riding high on the boom in cryptocurrency mining, according to the graphics card (GPU) manufacturer. Revealed yesterday, the California-based company’s second-quarter earnings were up 56 percent year over year, with its GPU division taking in $1.9 billion during the second quarter – a rise of 59 percent compared to the same period in 2016. Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun […]

Ethereum Explained

Ethereum Explained

Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third party interference. These apps run on a custom built blockchain, an enormously powerful shared global infrastructure that can move value around and represent the ownership of property. This enables developers to […]