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The fee for bitcoin transactions fell to $ 1. How long will it last?

The fee for bitcoin transactions fell to $ 1. How long will it last?

Over the past few days, the Commission in the network of Bitcoin dropped to about $ 1 per average transaction, although the size of the bitcoin mempool remains relatively high at more than 120 million bytes. Commission 1 US dollar Popular bitcoin wallets such as Blockchain, recommended a Commission of 55 Satoshi for one byte,… More

Ask your question about cryptocurrency to the European Central Bank

Ask your question about cryptocurrency to the European Central Bank

The European Central Bank (ECB) has appealed to the public to hold an open discussion on the topic of cryptocurrencies. In its statement on Thursday, the ECB suggested that the users of Twitter and Facebook to ask the President of the Bank Mario Draghi is absolutely all questions about a possible global economic crisis, the… More

IBM and Maersk launch joint logistics blockchain-enterprise

IBM and Maersk launch joint logistics blockchain-enterprise

January 16 IBM and the Danish logistics company Maersk announced a partnership to create a joint blockchain-companies that will specialize in shipping supplies. The project is aimed at commercialization of blockchain technology in the international supply chain that will accelerate trade and save billions of dollars. The blockchain is able to provide a special level… More

The road to innovation? Transport company Penske Logistics uses the blockchain in road transport

The road to innovation? Transport company Penske Logistics uses the blockchain in road transport

International transportation company Penske Logistics has become the latest company to join the transport blockchain the Blockchain in Union Transport Alliance (BiTA). Penske has become a corporate member of the Alliance on January 15. The organization aims to encourage the development of blockchain technology in the transport sector, creating applications for supply chain and logistics… More

In Dubai the planned launch of 20 services on the blockchain in 2018

In Dubai the planned launch of 20 services on the blockchain in 2018

In Dubai already conducted pilot programs in several government departments. In addition, it is planned to implement 20 initiatives on the basis of the blockchain in this year. Dubai lives up to its name “city of the future”. The previous government was formed by the Smart Dubai – a body established with the aim of… More

Swift has signed an agreement with 7 of the Central Depositories to explore the possibilities of blockchain technology

Swift has signed an agreement with 7 of the Central Depositories to explore the possibilities of blockchain technology

Swift signed a Memorandum of agreement with the seven Central securities depositories to explore the possibilities offered by blockchain technology for post-trade processes such as voting by proxy. Central securities Depository (CSD) — design Institute of infrastructure of the securities market, traditionally those in Western markets functions of dematerialization and immobilization of securities, as well… More

In the jungles of Papua New Guinea discovered the cave Satoshi

In the jungles of Papua New Guinea discovered the cave Satoshi

Not everyone in life is able to be a part of something great. Only a few saw our planet from space, a little was given to develop a vaccine and save thousands of lives, few have made discoveries and had the honour to give the name of the unconquered previously the top or unexplored cave…. More

Sberbank of Russia has launched a blockchain laboratory

Sberbank of Russia has launched a blockchain laboratory

Sberbank, one of Russia’s largest banks, announced the creation of the blockchain laboratory for developing and testing solutions based on this technology. The laboratory will develop prototype products, testing and deploying business solutions based on the blockchain for Sberbank. According to Igor Bulantsev, senior Vice President of Sberbank, the blockchain can help in the “restructuring”… More

Chinese search giant Baidu launches a Blockchain platform-as-a-Service

Chinese search giant Baidu launches a Blockchain platform-as-a-Service

Chinese search giant Baidu has launched its own platform for blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS). Based on technology developed by Baidu, open platform offers users a convenient to use blockchain services. As stated on a special website of the company “Baidu Trust” the platform enables and keep track of transactions and can be used in a wide variety… More