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Exclusive: Telegram release a blockchain platform and native cryptocurrency

Exclusive: Telegram release a blockchain platform and native cryptocurrency

Popular encrypted app – Telegram messenger will launch its own blockchain and cryptocurrency platform, according to informed sources. The name of the new platform will be “The Open Network” or “Telegram Open Network” (TON). It is supposed to be based on an enhanced version of the blockchain technology. Initial communication about the new platform appeared… More

Longfin increased the value of shares of the company on 1342% after purchase blockchain startup. What is this blockchain mania?

Longfin increased the value of shares of the company on 1342% after purchase blockchain startup. What is this blockchain mania?

Longfin, American FINTECH company, has increased the value of their shares at 1342% after announcing that it is going to become a cryptocurrency company and purchase a blockchain startup without any value. What is this blockchain mania? Many companies suddenly become fabulously profitable, if you use the word “blockchain” in its name or associate the… More

Sberbank and the Federal Antimonopoly service officially implemented the blockchain for the exchange of documents

Sberbank and the Federal Antimonopoly service officially implemented the blockchain for the exchange of documents

In Russia officially implemented the blockchain technology at the state level. Sberbank announced today the cooperation with the Federal Antimonopoly service of Russia (FAS) to implement the transmission and storage of documentation via the blockchain. About it reported in a press release of the credit organization. This step represents the first case of a direct… More

IOTA receives investment from Bosch Group VC

IOTA receives investment from Bosch Group VC

Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the venture company of the Bosch Group has made a significant investment in IOTA. This is the first investment in the technology of distributed registries for RBVC. The details and the transaction amount is not disclosed. IOTA, a cryptocurrency for the Internet of things (Internet of Things (IoT), recently… More

Blockchain as the revolution of social media

Blockchain as the revolution of social media

Security, monetization, functionality and control of the bonuses of social media, which until recently was only available to few — the owners and administrators of social platforms. This is not to say that personal data is used without permission: almost every platform has a “Terms and conditions” that users accept without reading. A warning about… More

Bitcoin mining helps to make a breakthrough in genetic engineering

Bitcoin mining helps to make a breakthrough in genetic engineering

Intel has received a patent for blockchain technology Sequence Mining Platform (SMP) that uses the power of cryptocurrency mining to decrypt the genetic data genome sequencing. In its patent application filed in June 2016 and published by the Office of patents and trademarks USA (USPTO) on 14 December 2017, the authors of the idea of… More

The new architecture of quantum chips can threaten the security of the blockchain?

The new architecture of quantum chips can threaten the security of the blockchain?

Quantum computers, which is rather a theoretical concept than practical, in the future will be able to calculate such complex mathematical models, which are still very long will not handle even the most powerful modern supercomputers. Scientists are constantly working on creating quantum computing systems. Recently, a group of researchers at the University of New… More