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KaratGold Coin (KBC) presents a new blockchain-enabled smartphone to join the race of blockchain-focused handsets

By investing in a cryptocurrency or blockchain-associated start-up, it is necessary to make an assessment of the project in terms of its value and recognition. Literally, why a newborn coin or technology is needed, and whether people, primarily beyond the crypto hangout, are ready or not to accept it. If the investment object you have chosen fits this well, then it is likely that you are on the right path. However, don’t forget about another important indicator – the ecosystem that allows the innovation to function and keep developing. If we talk about a new coin, then it must be...

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The Pros and Cons of Student Degrees Verified via Blockchain

More and more universities are beginning to acknowledge the potential power blockchain has in changing the way we think about education and the education industry. In recent weeks, a wave of academic institutions across the world have opted to issue graduation certificates on this still largely unexplored technology. Students and educators alike are finding themselves curious about the pros and cons of this new trend. That's where this article comes in. Here, we will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of embracing blockchain for reporting and storing academic credentials. These universities have made a bold step and one that will surely...

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Blockchain Investors Summit South Korea 2019

The Blockchain Investors Summit South Korea is a Blockchain conference focused on institutional investors, hedge funds, sovereign wealth funds, private banks, family offices, Corporate Investors, and Crypto Investors. After the great success of Blockchain Investors Summit Singapore, the next event takes place on 30th May at the luxury Grand Intercontinental Parnas Seoul with more than 30 speakers, 25 profiled investors and 150 VIP’s by invite only. The main objective of the summit is to provide a thriving platform for Blockchain start-ups and enthusiasts from around the world to come together and explore common themes. Speakers include Juliet Adelstein, COO of G8C, Heslin...

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US Presidential Candidate Says “Blockchain Needs to be a Big Part of our Future”

There’s no doubt that cryptocurrency is growing in popularity and with the help of Andrew Yang, that popularity might just keep growing. For those that don’t know, Yang is an entrepreneur who is running as a Democrat in the 2020 United States presidential race and he recently revealed a digital-asset platform that he believes could help spur on new innovation. “I believe that blockchain needs to be a big part of our future,” Yang said to the packed out room at the Consensus conference in New York, where he gave a keynote address Wednesday. “If I’m in the White House,...

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Starbucks & Blockchain Supply Chains - What does the Future Hold?

Blockchain tech is one of those things that is bound to get mainstream adoption but, like the internet, when a new technology comes out people are often sceptical until they see it in action. Blockchain is making moves all the time but one key area that the technology is gaining traction is in supply chains. With the growing consumer demand for transparency on the source of products, the coffee giant Starbucks is deploying blockchain to track coffee beans from the farm right to the consumers' cups. Vice President and CTO of Starbucks, Gerri Martin-Flicklinger recently described how CX is at...

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