Profiles

WAX collectibles sell out in 28 hours

Reading Time: < 1 minute WAX introduced a mainstream audience to the blockchain this week. These Garbage Pail Kids (GPK) collectibles were sold out in under 28 hours! A massive success and a step towards the future of integrating mainstream collectors and gamers to blockchain. ·       WAX launched on May 12th and by May 13th morning it was […]

Stories from the Quarantine

Reading Time: < 1 minute BY SAM BROOKS LOGLINE: Bored out of his mind during the COVID-19 quarantine, a student documentarian embarks on a project to interview (remotely) his best friends to see how they’re staying “safer at home” SOCIAL DISTANCING: In order to observe local and worldwide social distancing mandates, all episodes were recorded […]

Shane McCarthy, Founder and CEO – Ireland Craft Beers & Down-Stream.io

Reading Time: < 1 minute Shane Mccarthy is a blockchain and fine spirits entrepreneur who has managed to combine his passions with his most recent project. https://down-stream.io/ https://www.irelandcraftbeers.com/ Find out more: https://www.blockleaders.io/ Connect with us: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bloc… Telegram: https://t.me/blockleadersnews Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlockLeaders/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/blockleaders Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blockleaders/

Salah the Builder

Reading Time: 4 minutes Salah Zalatimo, CEO of Voice, the social media platform launched by Block.one in June 2019, has been on board since January 2020. The timing of his appointment is not accidental but will be instrumental in the next phase of the much-anticipated platform. Salah has an interesting background – in restaurants, […]

On Yavin – Scam Hunter

Reading Time: 4 minutes On Yavin, CEO of Cointelligence, is a well-known commenter on all things crypto and is even better known for his very public calling out of people, projects and institutions that he perceives as scammers. At its core, Cointelligence is a research and analysis firm that has evaluated more than 400 […]

Griffith College City Centre celebrates International Women’s Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes Griffith College DublinLike Page23 February at 18:11 ·  We’re delighted to announce the team at Griffith College City Centre will celebrate #InternationalWomensDay with an #EachforEqual seminar. Speakers on the evening include Jillian Godsil, Nadia Ramoutar and Marian Shanley. Register your place, here! Event Date: 4 March, 2020 We are delighted to invite you to join us at Griffith College […]

Larry Doyle – Leading the Leaf Ireland Team

Reading Time: 3 minutes Larry Doyle formally takes the reins as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Leaf Ireland in 2020 as the successful Belfast UK based managed services company expands into Ireland. Leaf already had several Ireland based customers but since Larry’s appointment it has seen a rapid acquisition of successful Republic based clients. […]

Defi – how, where, why?

Reading Time: < 1 minute As an educator Rossco has taught 1000s of people how to interact with crypto. He has taught them how to open a wallet, how to save a private key, and how to record a seed string offline. And yet, while people are naturally drawn to the world of cryptocurrencies and […]

Data Privacy solutions in Blockchain: interim survey results analysed

Reading Time: 3 minutes by Ashling Costello, Blockchain and Privacy Lawyer GDPRdesigners.com Privacy is increasingly recognised as a key requirement in AI, IoT and blockchain technologies. It is one of the differentials employed by users to compare product and service providers: entities which can claim to be privacy compliant have a significant competitive advantage […]

Minima to launch a fully decentralised Proof of Work Blockchain Protocol

Reading Time: 3 minutes Minima: “Smarter than BTC. Harder than ETH.”“The Evolution will not be Centralised” Minima, a compact, scalable and secure cryptocurrency with the mantra ‘“The Evolution will not be Centralised”, announced today, is the world’s first truly decentralised Blockchain protocol that runs entirely on mobile phones.   The brainchild of Founder and Chief […]

How Blockchain can bring Trust and Truth to the Freight Forwarding Sector

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trust is the most important element in Freight Forwarding. With multiple organisations and dozens of people involved in the movement of goods from one part of the world to another, trust is needed to ensure a smooth transport. And yet, as an industry, there is very little trust inherent between the players. Instead, a huge amount of paperwork is required to maintain those relationships.

Commentary – Bits and Bullrun with Exchanges

Reading Time: 3 minutes As the cryptocurrency industry progresses on we experience the ebbs and flows of trends over the years. Analyzing the trends of exchanges, we notice: First generation exchanges like Mt Gox have come and gone, second generation exchanges like Huobi and Binance flourished in the crypto bull. Third generation exchanges like Fcoin have unique features like trade mining, growing rapidly but uncontrollably, eventually leading to a bubble burst. And right out of the crypto winter, we are experiencing the fourth generation of exchanges like MXC and BiKi taking on a new role in this era of 2019.