SINGAPORE, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After a bearish year for cryptocurrencies, 2019 got off to a start with some good news for crypto enthusiasts. Singapore saw its first major crypto purchase when businessman David Lau purchased a car using Ethereum (ETH).
City University of Hong Kong Bringing Blockchain Brains Together at the Inaugural Symposium on Blockchain Technology and Applications
HONG KONG, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has never been shy about their fondness for blockchain technology and its applications. This January, the institution will be taking yet another step in that direction, championing the cause for blockchain adoption via a collaboration with the industry's finest, amongst which includes Singaporean blockchain consulting firm Talenta.
Catch Butterflies at NRF 2019's Big Show: BLOCKv, CataBoom, Intel and Retail Brands Unite to Launch New Blockchain-based Retail Experiences at NRF 2019
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BLOCKv will work with CataBoom, Intel and other leading retail brands to launch Project NGAGE, an Intel-led initiative that will demonstrate how gamified digital objects on blockchain deliver more engaging customer experiences and have the potential to usher in a new era in retail marketing at NRF 2019's Big Show on January 13-15.
CROZET, Va., Jan. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to “Post-Quantum Cryptography: A Ten-Year Market and Technology Forecast,” a new report from Inside Quantum Technology (www.insidequantumtechnology.com), the market for post-quantum cryptography (PQC) software and devices will ramp up dramatically as quantum computers become capable of breaking popular public-key encryption algorithms. PQC refers to techniques using software algorithms to encrypt messages on a classical computer in a manner that is resistant to being broken by quantum computers.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GoodFirms unveiled the leading IT and digital marketing agencies from across the country of Australia based on the numbers of qualitative and quantitative metrics. This exclusive list includes stupendous organizations related to mobile app development, software development, web development, e-commerce development, mobile app design, web design, Blockchain, Digital marketing and SEO.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitwise Asset Management, a leading provider of cryptoasset index and beta funds, announced today that it has filed an initial registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a new proposed physically held bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Issuance, Inc., a deal marketing platform that connects digital securities issuers with prospective investors, today announced its partnership with Tokeny, a compliant tokenization platform delivering institutional grade solutions in the issuance, lifecycle management, and secondary trading of tokens. The partnership seeks to bridge digital securities and traditional forms of financing, providing issuers with tools to tokenize their assets and connect them with investment banks, asset managers, advisors, and investors.
Ideanomics Enters Into A Cross-Border Trade Finance Agreement With Ningbo Free Trade Zone Cross-Border Supply Chain Management and Settlement Technology Co., Ltd
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ideanomics (NASDAQ: IDEX) ("Ideanomics" or the "Company"), a leading global fintech and asset digitization services company, is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement with Ningbo Free Trade Zone Cross-Border Supply Chain Management and Settlement Technology Co., Ltd (NFTZ) to service cross-border supply chain management and trade finance services.
The End of Ad Fraud? A Radical Transparency "Reckoning" Awaits the Digital Advertising Industry in 2019
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- How much havoc does ad fraud wreak on digital advertisers? The founders of Ad Tech startup tribeOS are exhibit one. Collectively, their online businesses lost millions to fraudulent clicks, spambots and phantom views. The human cost was greater still. Businesses ruined, jobs lost, and it almost ended a life. All while the digital ad industry sat and did nothing.