Smart Contracts

Smart Contracts

Decentraland Announces Token Sale for Virtual Reality Economy

Decentraland, a virtual reality platform powered by the Ethereum blockchain in which users can create, discover, experience, and monetize content and applications, has announced a crowdsale for its ERC-20 token MANA. MANA will let...

ChainLink Announces v1.0

ChainLink is a community-driven and open source approach to securely connecting smart contracts to external data, bank to bank payments, APIs and many other key off-chain services, marking a key step towards creating useful...

Blockchain for Insurance as Start-Up Bridger Buys Out MGA

Bridger, a New Jersey-based tech upstart company, has purchased SCJ Insurance Services, a master general agency in Pleasanton, California. Started more than 40 years ago, SCJ has provided non-standard automobile insurance through over 2,000...

Qtum Unveils Proof-of-Stake Smart Contracts Platform

The Qtum Foundation has announced the launch of Sparknet, the public test of its blockchain platform, combining advantages of Bitcoin, Ethereum's Virtual Machine and proof-of-stake consensus at an event in Shanghai. Qtum operates according to...

Smart Contracts and Blockchain Technology to Prevent Financial Scandals

With blockchain technology still under development in a number of industries for a variety of uses, FinTech Network, in partnership with Melonport, have revealed how smart contracts could avert financial disasters, including some that...

Qtum Introduces Decentralized Governance Protocol to Manage Blockchain Network

Blockchain application platform The Qtum Project has introduced a Decentralized Governance Protocol (DGP) that allows blockchain parameters to be modified quickly and easily without ecosystem disruption. For the users of Qtum, this means no...

Sphre and Airbitz Provide Blockchain Identity Management

Sphre, an identity management firm focused on blockchain projects, has announced a partnership with Airbitz, a data security platform and mobile bitcoin wallet. Sphre’s AIR, a smart contract-based platform for the secure management and...

Cosmos and BOScoin Form Strategic Partnership, Fundraiser to Begin

Cosmos, the company creating the Internet of Blockchains, and the self-evolving cryptocurrency platform BOScoin, have signed a strategic partnership agreement. Cosmos and BOScoin will share resources, conduct research on blockchain technologies, and help expand...

ICO for Encrypted Smart-Platform with Decentralized Trade Engine

Russian blockchain start-up BitCAD has announced the launch of its new encrypted smart-platform and decentralized ‘Tectum’ trade engine. The blockchain-backed unified operating system aims to streamline businesses and maximize efficiency by integrating various business...

AI-Powered Smart Contract Interface Built on Qtum Blockchain

Agrello, an Estonian blockchain start-up developing smart contract solutions, has announced that it has selected the Qtum blockchain to be its infrastructure for the company’s AI-powered smart contract interface. The company has created an...