IBM’s Cloud-Based Blockchains Secure & Regulatory Compliant

IBM believes that with better security and satisfying corporate requirements early on, it can allow anyone to securely operate distributed ledger framework in the cloud. Developers can apply this protocol to government services, healthcare, and financial applications without worrying about compliance. Jerry Cuomo, vice president, Blockchain IBM says clients they spoke with want top-notch security … Read more

Russia’s Qiwi Pushes Ahead With Controversial ‘BitRuble’ Project

While the number of major global banks announcing blockchain tech trials continues to escalate, Russian payments company Qiwi remains a rarity in its home country of Russia. The payment service announced last September it had built a proprietary digital currency called the ‘BitRuble’, a project that received widespread interest due to the negative climate for … Read more

Wall Street is Blockchain’s Weak Link

Blockchain — the “B”-word — is in vogue among bankers. UBS CEO Sergio Ermotti said this month the technology could disrupt the current financial system. JPMorgan and Citigroup were among several banks to pour over $50 million into Blythe Masters’ blockchain startup, Digital Asset Holdings, in January. A group of 40 banks is trialing the … Read more

These are the biggest names in bitcoin

While critics are still dubious of the future viability of the digital currency bitcoin, at least one group sure isn’t: venture capitalists. VCs pumped more investment into bitcoin and blockchain-related startups last year than in any previous year—nearly $1 billion. They’re keeping this industry hot, even if we haven’t yet seen a so-called “killer app,” … Read more

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis

Ethereum price after trading towards $10.00-10 recovered. However, ETH/USD is now below a major resistance area of $11.00 that can be a sell zone. Ethereum Price – 100 SMA as Resistance Ethereum price recently struggled to trade with a positive tone, and as a result, there was a downside move taking ETH/USD towards $10.00-10. The … Read more