The average earnings of a blockchain engineer have soared to between $150-175,000 per year, CNBC reported Oct. 21, citing Hired’s 2018 State of Salaries Report.Far higher than the $135,000 average software engineer salary, the figure puts blockchain engineers in the same pay bracket as artificial intelligence (AI) specialists,...
A new report published by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) Oct. 18 proposes that financial technologies (fintech), including cryptocurrencies and blockchain, should be regulated in consistency with existing regulatory frameworks.The report, written by the Chief China Economist’s Office and Innovation Lab at HKEX, focuses on integrating and...
Dedicated to validating the value and utility of blockchain technology by offering a blockchain service for mass adoption, Klaytn focuses on providing an optimized platform for service providers to develop and operate DApps (decentralized applications). ...
The Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization dedicated to determining best practices and standards for blockchain in the transportation/logistics/supply chain marketplace, is pleased to announce that GTG Technology Group has joined the Alliance.Blockchain technology enables transactions to be identified and tracked digitally and shared across a distributed...
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle OpenWorld 2018 will be the launch pad for RapidBlocksTM, the revolutionary Blockchain SaaS tool by AuraBlocks. The AuraBlocks team, along with other industry leaders, will be presenting three separate...
The largest port in Europe, the Port of Rotterdam, has partnered with major Dutch bank ABN AMRO and the IT subsidiary of Samsung to test blockchain for shipping, a press-release from Samsung reports Monday, Oct. 22.According to Samsung SDS – the IT and tech division created by Korean...
A project called Nasdacoin is planning to open a new online marketplace where users can buy and sell products, as well as services to each other, directly using the company’s cryptocurrency as a payment method. The new multilateral platform is to be launched on Oct. 30, 2018, when...
China’s top-level internet watchdog, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), published new draft regulations for blockchain-based information service providers Oct. 19.The draft, open for public consultation until Nov. 2, proposes twenty three articles for the regulation of all companies or entities providing blockchain-based information services to the Chinese...
Synthetic Minds, which aims to build safer blockchain code, today announced it has raised $5.5 million in a new round of funding. The San Francisco startup is a graduate of the most recent summer class from the Y Combinator accelerator. The money came from Khosla Ventures and Pantera Capital (a cryptocurrency-focused...
SINGAPORE, Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual real estate has become a major application in the blockchain world, and Hyperion is the standout project in this arena. The world's largest map public chain based on spatial...