Category: internet

Ability to own a piece of Cryptonetworks is Bigger Than the Internet, Says Cameron Winklevoss

Cameron Winklevoss, co-founder of crypto exchange Gemini Exchange and major bitcoin proponent, has tweeted that owning a piece of crypto networks will be bigger than the internet, Cyberspace assets = domain namesCryptonetwork assets = tokens 1990: 4-letter domain = $10. Same domain today = few millions max2009: bitcoin pizza = […]

Report: Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com Has Applied for Over 200 Blockchain Patents

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has applied for over 200 blockchain patents, according to a report by Securities Daily News on May 20. The report also notes that major e-commerce competitor Alibaba has applied for 262 blockchain patents, and Chinese internet titans Tencent and Baidu have applied for 80 and 50 […]

Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Lubin Each Donate 1,000 Ether to Moloch DAO

Ethereum founders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin and their respective organizations ConsenSys and the Ethereum Foundation are each donating 1,000 ether (ETH) to the Moloch decentralized autonomous organization (DAO). This donation brings the organization’s total funds up to $1 million,  a Cointelegraph correspondent learned at the Ethereal Summit on May […]

Marconi protocol: building secure infrastructure for blockchains

The Marconi protocol, a networking and blockchain protocol that uses a “programmable packet design,” allows developers to create secure and decentralized networking apps. These customized software applications can effectively replace more expensive and traditional networking hardware equipment, while being able to perform the same essential functions. In a recent interview […]