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Mixed Reactions on Block.one’s Plan to Launch EOS Powered, Voice

At the start of this month, the firm behind the EOS cryptocurrency, Block.one announced that they will be launching a blockchain-powered social media platform. During a presentation at a presentation in Washington DC, Block.ones CEO, Brendan Blumer, announced the news. The open source software publisher's social media network, Voice, will be deployed on one of the biggest platforms for building dApps, EOS. Existing social media platforms like Facebook are designed to ‘use their users’ according to Blumer. He explained that users’ data, attention and the content they produce are all quite valuable. Even so, the crypto entrepreneur pointed out that...

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Despite Voice Announcement, EOS Can’t Avoid Slipping

Different blockchain projects ill have different goals but in the long-term, what every platform wants to be is useful. Something that could have a real-world application. Some projects are more ambitious than others, a good example is the builder of the EOSIO platform, Block.one. As reported by Dalmas Ngetich for NewsBTC: “Not only did they decide to introduce a consensus algorithm with new concepts like voting and governance, but the power wielded by the 21 Block Producers is often a trigger for debate. It’s a weak point where critics dig at, talking of centralization.” Overall, what EOS brings to the...

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New Social Media Platform to be Launched on EOS by Block.one

Block.one is getting ready to launch a new social media network which is set to be called Voice. The platform is set to be built on the public blockchain, EOS so corporate controls will be mute. The development team says that content creation will be fully transparent and that the new social network will avoid the types of pitfalls that have made users and government officials concerned about Facebook. In an official announcement it says: “Voice is a more transparent social media platform for the world, where the value of good content gets circulated right back into sustaining the community,...

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Bitfinex Reveal Tether is to Launch on EOS Blockchain

The CTO of Bitfinex, Paolo Ardoino has stated that the world’s biggest stablecoin, Tether is about to launch of the EOS blockchain. The addition of Tether on the EOS platform follows up from its release on the TRON blockchain network earlier in the year. In a recent interview, the CTO stated that the main motive behind the team’s decision to push for the release of Tether on EOS is to supplement EOSFinex. Back in February, Kasper Rasmussen, the marketing head at Bitfinex, announced the launch of the decentralised crypto asset exchange built on top of the EOS protocol, EOSFinex. It’s...

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A Big EOS Announcement Is Looming

EOS, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrencies could be about to see some very positive changes after reports have surfaced regarding some recent mysterious behaviour from the EOS development team. The creators of EOS are alleged to have recently purchased $20M worth of RAM in EOS tokens. Why would anyone need so much RAM? What sort of activities would require enough computing power to need $20M of RAM? Well, that’s what we should find out soon enough, we hope at least. One theory is that this is a part of a new project by Block.one (the team behind EOS) to...

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