The USPS is kicking around the idea of developing its own cryptocurrency that would tentatively be called “Postcoin.” This in-house digital currency could help to alleviate problems with international money transfers and also make it easier to streamline existing resources.
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June 13th 2016
The third generation of the web is the next step in the internet’s evolution, and ultimately it may be the key to its salvation. Ethereum’s ecosystem and others like IPFS (InterPlanetary File System) could wind up playing a pivotal role in the internet iteration to come.
June 9th 2016
Microsoft is collaborating with ConsenSys and Blockstack Labs to work with a team of developers on the formation of a blockchain identity system that would enable authorities to track down both criminals and victims of human rights violations.
June 3rd 2016
“There is a place for Ether on our platform. It does what bitcoin can’t do,” Cameron Winklevoss told Reuters. “So that is the sort of criteria: that it is different enough from bitcoin and the proposition is great enough that this makes sense for us to include it in our platform.”
June 1st 2016
Bitcoin laid down the foundation for cryptocurrency, Ethereum is building upon that foundation. Bitcoin and Ethereum each have a decentralized blockchain, but that’s where the similarities end. Ethereum’s blockchain is highly adaptable and can be used for a variety of purposes other than just basic financial transactions.