EtherWorld's weekly: October 29, 2017

EtherWorld's weekly: October 29, 2017

(Blockchain eNewspaper)

World news

  • Vietnam-based Exchange Remitano Talks the Future of Cryptocurrencies

  • Bank of Korea (South Korean Central Bank) declared that the virtual currency leader – Bitcoin (BTC) will not be regulated as a currency but as a commodity.

  • Russia's National Securities Depository issued its first corporate bond using blockchain technology.

  • MasterCard Announces Blockchain B2B Payments Despite Rejection of Bitcoin

  • Billionaire Warren Buffett Doubles Down on Bitcoin Doubt

  • BitGo to Use Civic ID Service for Royal Mint's Digital Gold Trial

  • Digital Diploma debuts at MIT - Using Bitcoin's blockchain technology, the Institute has become one of the first universities to issue recipient-owned virtual credentials.

  • Bitcoin Gold - Another Bitcoin fork took place on October 24, 2017 that created another cryptocurrency – Bitcoin Gold (BTG) at block 491,407 on the original blockchain. Bitcoin Gold aims to improve the technology by making the mining process less resource-intensive.

Ethereum News

  • Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin On ‘Tokens 1.0’
  • Ethereum Core Dev Meeting # 27
  1. Agenda
  2. Video
  • Highlights-
    • Hybrid PoS/PoW (Finality Gadget) -- may be in the Constantinople fork.
    • website update in progress
    • Next Core Dev call on November 17, 2017
  • added Ether wallet on iOS & Android.

New Projects & Whitepaper

  • Bitcoinereum: The First Bitcoin Minable ERC20 Token on the Ethereum Blockchain
  • Name Bazaar
  • Omega One: A Balance Sheet Solution for Crypto Liquidity
  • Metronome: A new currency on Ethereum with the hopes of taking it elsewhere.
  • MeVu: Peer to peer betting.
  • Nimiq - World's first Browser-based Blockchain & Ecosystem
  • LunarToken: The first real estate exchange for moon property.
  • ERC Dex: Exchange Your Crypto Assets with Confidence

Project updates and Press Release

Print, Video, Podcast & Interviews

  • Joe Lubin Ethereum co-founder on the crypto-revolution on CNBC.

  • Intro to Blockchain & Cryptocurrency with Hudson Jameson on MIND & MACHINE. (Video)

Good Reads on Blockchain

Developer's Update

ICO or Token Sale

Events - Conference, Seminar, Meet-up, Hackathon, Competition etc.

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Disclaimer: This list of ICO is NOT an endorsement by EtherWorld and it may include scam projects. Readers are requested to do their own research before investing into any project.

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