Browsing the "Public Blockchains" Tag

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Yes, You May Need a Blockchain

| Balaji Srinivasan

While scaling challenges abound, it's clear public blockchains offer something quite different to traditional databases, says Balaji S. Srinivasan.

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Tobacco Giant Philip Morris Is Building a Different Kind of ‘Public’ Blockchain

| Ian Allison

Tobacco giant Philip Morris is working on a "public blockchain," an executive said, though not quite in the commonly understood sense.

Binance Reveals Timeline for BNB Cryptocurrency’s Move Off Ethereum

| Yogita Khatri

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance released details of how its native token BNB will soon be moved from ethereum to its native public blockchain.

Deloitte Blockchain Chief: Bad Crypto Headlines Making Clients ‘Nervous’

| Anna Baydakova

Hype around ICOs and altcoins “hasn’t helped us,” says Linda Pawczuk, leader of Deloitte Consulting’s financial services industry blockchain…

Sequoia China, Polychain Lead Blockchain Startup’s $28 Million Round

| Wolfie Zhao

Blockchain startup Nervos Network just raised $28 million from Sequoia China and Polychain, as well as several token funds and traditional VCs.

The Public-Private Blockchain Singularity May Be Close At Hand

| Marc Hochstein

A year ago, enterprise blockchain and cryptocurrency were essentially separate industries. Now come signs that these camps might be slowly converging.

Microsoft Eyes Role for Bitcoin, Ethereum in Decentralized ID

| Wolfie Zhao

Software giant Microsoft has said it will trial decentralized identities built on public blockchains within its Microsoft Authenticator application.

Public Blockchains’ Lure Will Become Irresistible for Enterprises in 2018

| Paul Brody

Decentralized public blockchains are the only way enterprises will commit to digitizing services in an interoperable manner, says EY's Paul Brody.

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Worse Than Tulip Mania? Common Misconceptions About Crypto Assets

| Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar

The authors of a new book explain what mainstream financial pundits still don't grasp about this space – even if the markets are starting to get it.

Nuco Builds Tokenized Blockchain ‘Bridge’ for Enterprise Applications

| Stan Higgins

Nuco, a startup founded by a group of former Deloitte employees, has released a new white paper detailing its latest blockchain initiative.