Roll, YouNow & LivePeer: Blockchain Plays for Content Creators

In many ways, major mainstream content giants like YouTube are ripe for disruption, so the cryptoeconomy’s cuing in insurgents. A handful of blockchain projects in Roll, YouNow, and Livepeer are in the headlines this week for advancing their missions to do content differently. Freshest in the news is Roll, a startup focused on “social money” […]

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Blockchain Developers dOrg Create First Legally Registered DAO

In smart contract technology, there lies the promise of melding programmable, automated business logic with real-world business structures. One group of blockchain developers has just taken a decisive step toward formalizing one such meld. That group, dOrg, which characterizes itself as a “blockchain development shop,” announced this week it had registered the “first legally established […]

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Inside Blockchain: Will It Crash Like Bitcoin, Or Is It Revolutionary? | Think | NBC News

Bitcoin, Ethereum and cryptocurrency dominated headlines in 2017, before an epic crash wiped out billions of dollars in wealth. And after the bubble burst, both bitcoin and the technology powering it β€” blockchain β€” fell out of public view a bit. The cryptocurrency crash of 2018 really set the movement back in the eyes of […]

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Wharton School Rolls Out Online Course on Crypto and Blockchain

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, one of the most popular business schools in the world, has added an online course on financial technologies, including digital currencies. According to its press release, the online course would be called FinTech: Foundations and Applications of Financial Technologies.” It would reportedly include topics and case studies […]

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Notable Enterprises Bosch and EDF Turn to Blockchain in Electricity Arena

This week, major companies like EDF and Bosch respectively signaled commitments to explore the use of blockchain — specifically Ethereum (ETH) for the former and also presumably for the latter — in the electricity arena. The latest of those commitments came from Bosch on Wednesday, when the engineering and tech enterprise — which generated €78.5 […]

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How Blockchain Went From Bitcoin To Big Business | Forbes

Blockchain technology isn’t just for cryptocurrencies. Reporter Michael del Castillo looks at how some companies are using it to transform how they do business. Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbesvideo Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbesvideo More From Forbes: http://forbes.com Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, […]

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