Browsing the "Events" Tag

Swell 2018 digital asset adoption panel

Ripple Grapples With Its $21 Billion ‘Gorilla’: Crypto Asset Adoption

| David Floyd

Ripple's "800-pound gorilla" in the room is whether financial institutions will actually use cryptocurrencies in cross-border payments.

With Rambling Clinton Keynote, Ripple Is Sending a Clear Message

| David Floyd

It wasn't about what Clinton had to say. It was about putting Clinton on the stage.

R3’s CordaCon Event Sees Big News, Packed Talks and Blockchain Converts

| Ian Allison

R3's annual Corda event appeared to be in rude health this year, with packed presentations and some notable news announcements.

Chinese Blockchain Event Draws Backlash Over Chairman Mao Stunt

| Wolfie Zhao

Chinese crypto media firms are boycotting a blockchain event after the organizer used a Chairman Mao impersonator to fire up the audience.

sushi, ethereum

Moral Food: A Fish’s Trek From ‘Bait to Plate’ on the Ethereum Blockchain

| Alyssa Hertig

During Ethereal Summit, attendees were invited to track the tuna in their sushi from start to finish through the use of the ethereum blockchain.

Smart Contract Pioneer Nick Szabo: Don’t Ditch Decentralization

| David Floyd

One of the few cypherpunks in a room full dominated by financial services, Szabo urged blockchain developers not to forget about decentralization.

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Pledges 2018 Blockchain Standards Release

| Ian Allison

The 450-plus member Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is set to release its common blockchain standards for business users before the end of 2018.

Ideas Abound for Business Blockchains, But Who’s Going to Pay?

| Ian Allison

With fatigue for trials setting in, business blockchain builders are talking creatively about how to handle the costs of distributed ledger networks.

Police Abruptly Halt Chinese Blockchain Conference

| Wolfie Zhao

A blockchain-themed conference in Shanghai was suspended by police on Thursday for so-far unclear reasons.

China Needs Better Regulation for Blockchain Growth, Experts Say

| Wolfie Zhao

Industry experts spoke of the need for regulations and standards to boost blockchain growth at a Chinese event on Tuesday.