EtherWorld's weekly: August 26, 2018

(Blockchain eNewspaper)

News

World news

  • Electronics Giant LG Focuses on Development of Blockchain, AI, IoT With Branding Strategy

  • Soluna thinks it can help solve Blockchain’s energy problem.

  • Regulations in the cryptocurrency space - The Virtual Commodity Association (VCA) Working Group Has Formed and Is Planning Inaugural Meeting.

  • New Ransomware Ryuk Steals More Than Half Million Dollars Worth Bitcoin

  • Lazarus hits cryptocurrency exchange with fake installer and macOS malware "AppleJeus"

  • Alleged head of BitConnect cryptocurrency scam arrested in Dubai

  • China Is Serious About Cracking Down on Cryptocurrency

Other blockchain news

  • Ethereum's founder Vitalik's view on BCH community

Ethereum News

Technology

Release
* JP Morgan Chase Quorum v2.1.0 released.
* Raiden updates to 0.6.0: Metamorphosis
* Geth v1.8.14 - Khazad-dûm: A full miner rewrite Reddit
* Swarm v0.3.2
* Truffle v5.0.0-beta.0 – Chocolate Sushi

Good Reads on Blockchain

Print, Video, Podcast & Interviews

  • Q&A with Parity’s new CTO, Fredrik Harrysson
  • The Bitcoin Podcast - Gitcoin – Kevin Owocki
  • AMA with Brendan Eich
  • Blockchain Governance with [Vlad Zamfir](Blockchain Governance with Vlad Zamfir ) - Video

Projects

New Projects

  • Ondiflo: A Blockchain Platform to Automate All Ticketing-Based Services for the Oil and Gas Industry
  • WeTrust Spring - a new crypto donation platform

Project updates

  • Build with Web3 and Polkadot
  • OMG Network Repo is Now Open. Community Update — August 2018
  • uPort Announcing 3Box and Ethereum Profiles
  • PlasmaChain, GameChain, SocialChain: The Loom Network Universe Expounded
  • Welcoming BlockParty to Status Incubate
  • How Moksha Coin Galvanized Over 1/3 of the Community at ETHIndia
  • Dogethereum Alpha release
  • Interacting with Ethereum Smart Contract Events in Go with the Civil Events Crawler
  • Aragon Q2 2018 Transparency Report

Miscellaneous

Trading & Mining

Hackathon, Conferences, Events & Developer programs

Ongoing ...
  • March 19, 2018 - Spetmber 30, 2018: Gnosis X by Gnosis - a recurring challenge inviting developers, creators, and businesses to build customized prediction market applications on top of the Gnosis platform.

ICO

Ongoing

  • IDMoney :July 01, 2018 - August 31, 2018.
  • AligatoCoin : July 29, 2018 - August 30, 2018
  • INCODIUM : July 17, 2018 - August 27, 2018.
  • ORBIS : Onging Token sale till October 29, 2018.

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