Category Archives: Emerging Technology News

Motorola's new Razr gives me hope for the future of foldables

Motorola’s new Razr gives me hope for the future of foldables All right, stop me if you’ve heard this one before: After months of rumors and teasing, a snazzy new foldable phone is breaking cover — and promising to change the very way we think about mobile technology. Oh, but in reality, it’s expensive […]

Bitcoin, blockchain jobs remain unfilled as interest drops off

Bitcoin, blockchain jobs remain unfilled as interest drops off While the number of jobs related to blockchain and cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin has skyrocketed in the past four years, the number of searches for those jobs has  drastically dropped recently, according to job search site Indeed. Over the past year, the share of cryptocurrency- […]

Facebook’s Libra co-creator: Social, financial data will remain separate

Facebook’s Libra co-creator: Social, financial data will remain separate The co-creator of Facebook’s Libra says that once the blockchain-based digital currency is launched users’ social media information – and financial data tied to the stablecoin – will not be connected in any way. Christian Catalini, the head economist at Calibra, the Facebook subsidiary in charge […]

Cryptocurrencies backed by cash could elude new regs

Cryptocurrencies backed by cash could elude new regs Cryptocurrencies backed by cash could potentially be covered by the same regulations used to govern securities, according to a global financial oversight group. The finding could help move forward projects such as Facebook’s Libra digital currency, known as a stablecoin. The International Organization of Securities Commissions […]

IBM, Intel, J.P. Morgan and Microsoft join others on new blockchain token spec

IBM, Intel, J.P. Morgan and Microsoft join others on new blockchain token spec A new specification to allow businesses to create blockchain-based tokens for international trade and finance has been published – and businesses have already tested digital money based on it for cross border payments and settlement. The Token Taxonomy Framework v1.0 (TTF) […]

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In 2020, businesses likely to shift blockchain focus to integration, interoperability

In 2020, businesses likely to shift blockchain focus to integration, interoperability After several years of proofs of concept testing, followed by pilot programs, enterprises deploying blockchain should turn their focus toward integrating the distributed ledger technology (DLT) with legacy data systems and making sure they can communicate with other external blockchains. That advice is […]

12 blockchain-related jobs to consider in 2020

12 blockchain-related jobs to consider in 2020 For more than a year, blockchain management and development has topped some lists of the hottest skills in the IT job market, and thousands of blockchain jobs in the U.S. are now up for grabs. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story) Source: […]

Facebook won't launch cryptocurrency until U.S. regulators approve

Facebook won’t launch cryptocurrency until U.S. regulators approve In a prepared statement to a House oversight committee, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said plans to launch a global payments system will remain on hold until U.S. regulators approve it. The comments end speculation Libra coin could go live in nations where there is no government […]

HTC launches a cheaper blockchain phone

HTC launches a cheaper blockchain phone Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is now selling a less-expensive version of its Exodus 1 blockchain-based smartphone with a built-in digital wallet that allows users to store, buy, sell and trade Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Exodus 1s is aimed at users who want to “dip their toes into the crypto […]