Feb 02, 2017 at 14:25
The Highs and Lows of Bitcoin and Blockchain in 2016
The year 2016 was another eventful one for bitcoin and blockchain. Aside from the ever-growing list of articles in the mainstream media predicting its demise, the technology experienced many high and low moments. The following is a list of the ones that stand out most.
Dec 12, 2016 at 12:30
Aussie Bank To Unseat R3 & Hyperledger In Blockchain Development Race
Australian banks are ready to replace both the R3 Blockchain Consortium and the Linux Hyperledger projects in the position of leaders who drive the development of Blockchain technology. This future is predicted by Thomas McAlister, an Australian expert at Bankcoin Reserve Pty Ltd, who works with governments and their central banks.
R3 Announces Corda To Go Open Source
Corda, a blockchain-based platform and the largest project of the R3 Blockchain consortium, was recently announced to be going open-source on November 30 to the Hyperledger project.
What Do Banks See In Blockchain Technology?
Efficiency and technological advancement are two characteristics of the future. Banks have begun to realize that the traditional method of doing business is not the most efficient way to do business; therefore, they have turned to blockchain technology to cut costs and increase efficiency.