Jan 12, 2019 at 15:56
Petchains: Streamlining the Pet Industry
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.
Jan 10, 2019 at 10:10
The First-Ever AI DApp Discovered on the Cortex Blockchain
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.
Security Tokens: a Wave of the Future
Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) were victims of their own success. As cryptocurrencies took the world by storm, and innovative startups raised hundreds of millions of dollars via ICOs, scammers and con artists took notice, and abused the model. The market quickly became oversaturated with nonsensical and downright fraudulent blockchain solutions that damaged the public’s trust in the model and choked out quality projects.
Don’t Be Duped: 5 Key Things One MUST Do Before Investing in Any Security Token
Bitcoin (BTC), the flagship crypto soared in 2017 and hit 1700 percent growth in a single year. For those who had invested earlier before it increased to that rate harvested with two hands, but to investors who missed that opportunity or invested in BTC late are not certain whether or not they will leap any profit from BTC.
Mizuho Plans to Establish Crypto to Boost Cashless Payments in Early 2019
Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), Japan-based, is considering introducing a cryptocurrency that will be used for payments and remittances in March next year, according to a Wednesday December 26 report by Nikkei. MFG will collaborate with around 60 regional banking institutions on this project.