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ZrCoin CEO Hopes Blockchain Could Attract Investment to Russian Industries

ZrCoin, the first tokenized factory in Russia, has raised nearly $1.4 million from 800 investors on the first day of its ICO, with $300,000 being the highest investment. As of now, the sum of raised amounts has surpassed $1.6 million.

Airalab Ethereum Developer: the Future Robotic Economy Has to Be Decentralized

Sergei Lonshakov, the developer of Airalab, has presented Aira, which is an acronym for Autonomous Intelligent Robot Agent. The project implements economic interaction standards of human to robot and robot to robot with a unified obligation contract.

Ukraine’s State Agency for E-Governance: Blockchain Will End Corruption

April 13, Ukraine’s state agency for e-governance and BitFury have signed a historic memorandum of cooperation. A few days later, the country’s Ministry of Justice announced it was ready to deploy blockchain technology within SETAM, the system for escheat sales, and the ministry’s basic ledgers.

LiveCoin CEO: Pump & Dump Is What Defines Sustainability of New Coins

LiveCoin.net is more than two years old: it has officially opened on March 1st, 2015. The exchange features simple sign-up procedure, lack of verification-related complexities at early phases of work, and a referral program.

Attic Lab CEO: We’re Building Tomorrow’s Financial System Where Banks Are Vehicles

Sergei Vasilchuk, Attic Lab CEO, presented the company’s innovative solution for banks and businesses dubbed OpenBankIT at the recent Blockchain UA conference. The solution, which is based on the principles of OpenSource, Free and UserFriendly, seeks to build a whole stack of solutions for e-money and other assets.

DocSensus: Blockchain Will File Paper Documents as a History

March 17th, 2017, Deloitte Ukraine’s spokespersons Sergei Bondarenko and Dmitri Pavlenko presented their new project DocSensus at BlockchainUA conference in Kyiv. The next day, the project team came in second at the second edition of the All-Ukrainian Blockchain Hackathon.

Waves Founder Sasha Ivanov Insists Tokenization Goes Mainstream

Nearly a year ago, the Waves team raised $16 million over an ICO. Today, Alexander Ivanov, Waves Platform CEO, is a stakeholder of the blockchain community dedicating himself to both his project and popularization of blockchain technology as a whole.

WeTrust Reveals Why ICO Is Better Than Venture Capital Financing

Another day, another ICO. The total amount of investments raised by The DAO, Ethereum and Waves alone comprised nearly $195 million. However, most crypto fundraising campaigns still occur in legal vacuum. So why do crypto projects prefer the crypto-based way of raising funds over those traditional, like venture capital financing?

iEx.ec CEO: Demand For Computing Power Is Growing And Distributed Cloud Network Is The Way To Go

Last year we have seen a number of innovative blockchain projects popping up to push traditional technologies to their very limits. Cloud computing was one of the industries tackled. Golem and Elastic generated a lot of excitement within the community but as their development seemingly slowed down, a new project has emerged to push the […]

Singapore Startup Starbase to Launch Ethereum-Based Crowdfunding Platform

July 2016, Waves exploded the internet by raising 29,445 BTC in an ICO. However, Waves isn’t the only decentralized crowdfunding platform: there are lots of them, including Fundonomy, NXT, and Wings. Most of them operate globally, however, there are some exceptions like Starbase, a Singapore-based platform with Japanese roots, which is to launch its ICO on […]

HashFlare on Why They Sell Mining Power, Most Profitable Investments Revealed

Recently ForkLog published a feature “HashCoins to Replace Multiple Passwords with One Blockchain” about HashCoins’ service dubbed Authorizer. After the publication, we received many questions from our readers on a different product by HashCoins, HashFlare, which is a cloud mining service. Some of those questions included accusations of scam. In order to sort out the […]

Davos as it Happened: Blockchain, AI, and Geopolitics

Last week, the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos came to a close. As a matter of fact, the forum plays two roles: firstly, it’s an international platform where local leaders can meet stakeholders to get their point across; secondly, it’s a kind of a fair for big businesses where they can negotiate and […]