Platform eAuction launched in test mode this February is one of the world’s first serious blockchain projects in public management domain. Prior to eAuction’s release, e-gov and blockchain were mostly associated with projects like Bitnation and various notarization tools.
A few days ago, Bankir.ru published an interesting feature by Corezoid founder and PrivatBank’s e-business center head, Alexander Vityaz. His predictions stating that VISA, not Bitcoin or blockchain technology, will eventually destroy the banking system, have gone viral across media and social networks. ForkLog talked with Alexander to make things.
In 2015, Estonia made the cryptocurrency press headlines when it announced a cooperation between its e-residency platform and blockchain initiative BitNation. While the program is mainly focused on provision of notary services to Estonian e-residents, BitNation’s ambitions go way farther.
Last Tuesday we reported that two team members of Crypti, a platform for decentralized applications, had left the project to create their own. The new fork of Crypti is called Lisk and also deals with dapps, however, the approach seems to be a bit different. The project is going to.
There are few things known about Bitcoin in Belarus. Local officials can hardly be blamed for jumping into conclusions, and their statements, if any, are quite general. One of the rare instances is an official note from Belarusian Ministry of the Interior issued in 2014, where the department warns the.
The year 2015 was quite eventful for Bitcoin and the community, while the cryptocurrency exchanges were right in the centre. Along with rising popularity of the “blockchain” buzzword in various newspapers, many people have lost interest in Bitcoin as an investment instrument and switched to the blockchain investments.
While the community is waiting for release of long-expected decentralized trading platform OpenBazaar, Bitalo has already launched its own decentralized marketplace Bitalo Market.
The online gambling industry has been an early adopter of cryptocurrency from the very beginning, however the next year might become the best year ever for crypto casinos. We talked with one of the industry’s major players on Bitcoin gambling prospects.