eSports has revolutionized the way in which the world views and digests video games. To the average sports fan, it may seem a bit bizarre to enter a 20,000 person stadium just to watch gamers around the world battle it out on massive screens. But for gamers, the ascension of eSports has provided a platform in which to globally showcase their world-class gaming skills.
The blockchain industry has witnessed the introduction of several solutions directed at helping with the number one issue faced by developers on the network— scalability. This problem persists despite the availability of solutions like "state channels."
Iran - a theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East, is expected to declare a state-backed crypto at the yearly Electronic Banking & Payment Systems (EBPS) conference that will begin on Tuesday, January 29.
Venezuela officially launched a complaint with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, arguing that the current United States (U.S) sanctions on the nation violate a series of WTO rules and regulations.
Approximately 55% of the global population owns pets. Market capitalization of the pet industry was pegged at USD 125 Billion in the year 2017. Over the past few years, the industry has maintained a steady growth rate of 5%, which is only speculated to increase in the future, given the consumers growing demand.
Cortex is the first ever blockchain project that allows the execution of AI algorithms on the blockchain. By providing an AI platform and complete stack toolkit to developers and researchers, Cortex allows anyone to upload their AI models and integrate them with smart contracts on the blockchain. In September, Cortex released its fully functional Mining TestNet. The Cortex AI Smart Contract TestNet was also partially released in September, several months ahead of schedule. The Cortex MainNet itself is scheduled for release in Q2 2019.