Tag: EOS

NFTs – the new drug for the digital classes

Reading Time: 4 minutes NFTs, or Non Fungible Tokens, just might be the next gateway drug into all things crypto. NFTs address the critical issue of a digital asset being unique – ensuring provenance and ownership while removing the problem of counterfeits. In essence, NFTs are used to create verifiable digital assets. The term […]

Why Women Need Blockchain

Reading Time: 4 minutes I’d like to start this article with the punchline. I feel it’s much more important to tell you the why of the title without you having to wait until the end for the joke. And it goes like this: If the Lehman Brothers had been the Lehman Sisters then we […]

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, […]

Europechain launches Ambassador Programme – names Menno Verheij as Ambassador

Reading Time: < 1 minute Europechain has launched an Ambassador programme to support the rollout of GDPR-compliant blockchain across Europe and globally. The Ambassadors come from different countries and sectors in Europe but all have blockchain advocacy as their passion. Menno Verheij, a serial entrepreneur based in North Holland, has been appointed as an Ambassador. […]

Trust in Europe – Underpinned by Law

Reading Time: 3 minutes Originally the European Economic Community was just that – a community that enabled the easy trade between the member states set up in 1957 by the Treaty of Rome. Given that Europe is a fairly small area geographically with multiple land borders, it made sense to simplify the business of doing business with neighbours. Over time it has expanded its jurisdiction considerably with common laws, common currency and even the talk of a common army. There is also a national anthem for the European Union (as it became in 1993) and which, this year, at the start of the new Parliament Session, the Brexiter Candidates from the UK refused to honour, preferring instead to turn their backs stating that the EU was a collation of nations, not a nation-state in its own right.

Europechain launches a high performance GDPR compliant blockchain to empower businesses be EU compliant.

Reading Time: < 1 minute Europechain, the European-compliant, high performing blockchain launched today with the ambition to power businesses around the world to be EU compliant, ensuring that data is an asset rather than a liability. Data breaches and lack of EU compliance are detrimental to business, as epitomised by the recent British Airways breach which resulted in a £183m fine

EOS Tuesday – Paul Scott of DisPRuptive PR

Reading Time: < 1 minute Paul Scott of DisPRuptive PR hails from a career in traditional finance which he found increasing frustrating. He enjoys finance but not the way it is currently managed. When he discovered cryptocurrency and blockchain he became very excited knowing he could merge his two passions – finance and helping companies grow. It is a win win for him – and for his clients.

EOS Tuesday – Marc Taverner: a global ambassador for blockchain

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today we provide an interivew with Marc Taverner, global ambassador for blockchain. Marc is a global citizen. I first met him in Oman where he blew me away with his speaking prowess. We have stayed in touch and he has been featured on these pages before in the profiles section (go on and have a look – and find out about colonising Mars).  Here he talks to me on the EOS Dublin podcast. Always a man to follow – listen here:

EOS Tuesday – Steve Good of Coin Chat

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today the EOS Dublin podcast interviews Steve Scott of Coin Chat (see our Wednesday slot) about his career in finance and how he moved lock, stock and barrel into blockchain. So now he runs a popular youtube channel, writes regular blogs and had just finished his book on blockchain with co host Yuri Cataldo. The book will be launched soon and we will review it here on Blockleaders.io