IBM Official Elected Chair of Hyperledger Blockchain Tech Board

The Hyperledger technical steering committee (TSC) has elected another IBM official as its chair amid controversy over the...

Telegram Will Release Code for Its TON Blockchain on Sept. 1

Telegram Open Network, or TON, the ambitious blockchain project announced last year by the Telegram messaging app, is...

Steemit to Automate Development Funding With New DAO

Steemit, a blockchain project that focuses on monetizing social media sites, has given details of a coming code...

Meet FumbleChain, the Deliberately Flawed Blockchain

FumbleChain makes breaking blockchains a sport. Demonstrated for the first time last Thursday at the Black Hat infosec event,...

IBM Files Patent for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser

A new patent application from IBM describes a blockchain-based web browser. Filed on August 6 by the United States...

In Big Block Hard Fork, Craig Wright’s Bitcoin Has Left Nodes Behind

In the wake of a recent network upgrade, a number of nodes have been separated from the bitcoin...

New Jersey Signs Blockchain Task Force Program Into Law

Blockchain implementation research is coming to New Jersey. Governor Phil Murphy signed bill S2297, the Blockchain Initiative Task Force,...

Cosmos Will Have 3 Coding Languages. Here’s Why That Matters for Ethereum

In a move that could compromise ethereum’s long-held dominance as the world’s top platform for smart-contract development, blockchain...

Litecoin Just Halved Its Crypto Rewards for Miners

Litecoin (LTC), currently the fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has just reduced its block reward for miners by...

AWS Backs $100,000 Competition to ‘Change the Face of Blockchain’

The problem: Given 1024-bit input x, compute the verifiable delay function ‘h=x^(2^t) mod N’ as fast as possible. t=2^30 N=124066695684124741398798927404814432744698427125735684128131855064976895337309138910015071214657674309443149407457493434579063840841220334555160125016331040933690674569571217337630239191517205721310197608387239846364360850220896772964978569683229449266819903414117058030106528073928633017118689826625594484331 If...