Tag: blockchain

Blockchain network provider Horizen launches no-code tokenization platform

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! With more industries embracing blockchain technology, its financial value and popularity continue to grow. For example, information exchange in healthcare is a critical issue […]

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Hackers Took Control of Famous NFT Artist Beeple’s Twitter Account

Image: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Hacking. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard’s podcast and reporting on the dark underbelly of the internet. Hackers took control of the Twitter account of the well-known NFT artist Beeple on Sunday. Mike Winkelmann, who goes by Beeple, confirmed the hack on Sunday morning after regaining control of his account. […]

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The hard truths about Web3: What no one else is talking about

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! The entirety of Web3 rests on the fundamental belief that decentralization will provide freedom and equality for all. When in fact, so far, Web3 […]

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In a decentralized Web3, DAOs will be the driving force of decisions

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Many people are aware that Big Tech monopolies, like Facebook, also monopolize our data for their own monetary gain. There is ample evidence to […]

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Explosive DeFi: Where we are and where we’re heading

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! The entire cryptocurrency space continues to evolve rapidly, having surpassed $3 trillion market capitalization for the first time in 2021. Further, global blockchain spending […]

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How a Radical NFT Project Is Fighting to Save Ukraine

Karina Kachurovsakaya decided to stay in Kyiv during the war. Kachurovsakaya owns Avangarden, an art gallery and wine bar in the city. Our interview is unconventional: When we first connected, she explained over text that a standard phone or video call wouldn’t work. Her internet connection was bad, she said over Telegram, and people in […]

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Blockchain and SWIFT’s dominance in global finance

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Over the past two years, the capital markets’ ecosystem has undergone a period of accelerated digital transformation, largely due to COVID-19. But the technological […]

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Hackers Compromise a String of NFT Discord Channels

Hackers compromised several Discord servers of popular NFT projects on Tuesday in an attempt to trick users into giving up cryptocurrency or buying fake NFTs. Late on Tuesday night, the blockchain cybersecurity firm PeckShield published an alert on Twitter warning that the Discord servers of the NFT projects Memeland, PROOF/Moonbirds, RTFKT, as well as the […]

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Web3 and a digital space for your crypto belongings

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Remember “cyberspace?” We don’t think much about this term these days, but in the early days of the web, it was a whole new […]

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Chainalysis raises $170M to expand its crypto fraud detection platform

Today, blockchain data platform Chainalysis announced it has raised $170 million as part of a Series F funding round led by GIC., a sovereign wealth fund of Singapore The funding brings the organization’s value to $8.6 billion, and will enable it to invest in enhancing its crypto fraud detection platform and scaling its global operations.  […]

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How Web3 and Cloud3 will power collaborative problem-solving and a stronger workforce

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic propelled cloud adoption at an unprecedented rate. The benefits of cloud computing combined with the promises Web3 holds […]

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What Happened to SafeMoon, the Hyped-Up Crypto That Promised Riches?

Image: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Last year, a cryptocurrency called SafeMoon went viral on social media. You might have seen it endorsed by several celebrities and influencers like rapper Lil Yachty, YouTuber KEEMSTAR, and boxer Jake Paul. Its flashy promotion, the promise of “safe” riches for investors using complex mechanics, and its sub-cent value […]

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DAOs could hold the answer to better data governance guidelines

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Automation, hybrid work models, the human cloud, the metaverse, and a more flexible and collaborative working environment are just a few trends shaping the […]

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Quicksave Interactive and gif.games launch Tezotopia Battles

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  Quicksave Interactive, a Helsinki, Finland based game developer, has announced the launch of it’s latest project – Tezotopia Battles. Working together with gif.games, a San Jose, California-based blockchain developer, the company has incorporated blockchain into it’s design. […]

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Dennis Fong and Ryan Wyatt join Bitkraft Ventures as venture partners

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  Bitkraft Ventures said Dennis Fong and Ryan Wyatt are joining as venture partners. Bitkraft Ventures is an investment platform focused on gaming and interactive media. Both of the new partners will be offering portfolio advice, mentorship and […]

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Blockchain interoperability is essential to avoid the flaws of Web2

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Blockchains are not merely storage and communication protocols. Each of them has a history, community and culture worth protecting. Some communities are more focused […]

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From industry to economy: How Web3 is transforming gaming

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Web3 and the metaverse are two of the hottest buzzwords in tech circles right now. The appetite among investors has precipitated a “cascade” of […]

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What it will take to implement Web3

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Lately, there’s been no shortage of talk about the transition to Web3, a new digital frontier powered by blockchain and accessible via decentralized applications […]

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The basics of decentralized finance

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! News headlines mentioning cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology and peer-to-peer finance have become common over the last years. Despite this, not everyone understands how they work […]

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Web3 monetization: Decentralizing the blueprint for creator-fan relationships

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Let’s face it, creator-fan relationships are fragmented. Since the emergence of Web2, fans have grown accustomed to a one-way transactional street of following and […]

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Web3 startup Internxt, valued at $40M aims to compete with Google Drive

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Similar to the way Web2 was born, then grew exponentially over a span of 20-plus years, such is the way the new Web3 – […]

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Blockchain’s Fight Against Climate Change

As cryptocurrency steams toward mainstream adoption, attracting investors and garnering increased attention, one issue has galvanized skeptics and proponents alike: the energy consumption of crypto mining. By some estimates, the proof-of-work (PoW) mining that powers Bitcoin consumes as much electricity as a small country each year, undercutting global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and […]

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Greenchains: Can blockchains save the environment?

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Carbon emissions, as a key driver of environmental change, are coming increasingly under scrutiny by government regulators and in the court of investor opinion. […]

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Polygon will invest $100M in projects that use its Supernets blockchain

GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! Polygon has launched a new kind of dedicated blockchain network dubbed Supernets and said it will invest $100 million in projects that use it. The company will put money into projects that are interested in increasing […]

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The technological disruption of bitcoin

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Some technological innovations revolutionize the way we live and change our political, economic and social structures. The steam engine, for example, spearheaded the industrial […]

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AMD and web 3 firms launch $7M contest for zero-knowledge cryptography

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! A coalition of 22 leading zero-knowledge technology companies, foundations, and funds including Advanced Micro Devices, Aleo, Anoma, the Ethereum Foundation, Matter Labs, Mina Protocol, […]

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Why NFTs should be seen as worldbuilding opportunities for brands

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Brands planning to sell NFTs in 2022 face stiff competition and rising holder expectations. Some successful NFT projects like World of Women offer utility-focused […]

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Beyond money laundering: Why privacy cryptocurrencies are important

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! For over a decade now, governments worldwide stayed blissfully aloof from the crypto revolution that unfolded right in front of their eyes. In the […]

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The Kids Metaverse is (Sort of) Open for Business

Grownups have gotten so excited about what they could do in the metaverse that they’ve all but ignored the kids. And for understandable reasons. Kids’ online safety and personal identification is a messy business. According to COPPA rules (Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act)  you can’t market to children, hang on to their personal information, […]

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Web3 and blockchain technology: How digital asset ownership is flipping the current business model on its head

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! With the implementation of blockchain technology and Web3, businesses and individuals alike are quickly seeing the value in what NFTs and digital asset ownership […]

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When Ocean’s Eleven meets blockchain

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! How much would a daring art thief charge for the Mona Lisa? Well, about a century ago, a certain gentleman demanded about $100,000 for […]

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