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  • Dominant players who can establish their blockchain as the market solution should be making the moves—and making them now.
  • Many individuals have been crucial in pushing blockchain and cryptocurrency technology forward. Here is a look at some of the most influential people in the industry today.
  • Schnorr signatures are great. They can save some computational power during block validation and also give us ability to use key aggregation.
  • Regulatory uncertainty or not, data from the SEC indicates the number of filings related to token sales continues to trend upward.
Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value?

Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value?

mckinsey.com

Companies can determine whether they should invest in blockchain by focusing on specific use cases and their market position.

Blockchain explained

Blockchain explained

graphics.reuters.com

A Reuters visual guide to blockchain technology

The People Leading the Blockchain Revolution

The People Leading the Blockchain Revolution

nytimes.com

A look at some of the people who have helped shape the cryptocurrency landscape.

How Schnorr signatures may improve Bitcoin – Stepan – Medium

How Schnorr signatures may improve Bitcoin – Stepan – Medium

medium.com

When I was reading the MuSig paper from Blockstream I was trying to imagine what would it mean for me as a bitcoin user. Some features of…

Charts: SEC Data Shows Token Filing Figures Just Keep Rising - CoinDesk

Charts: SEC Data Shows Token Filing Figures Just Keep Rising - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

Since SAFT came into to use last year, the number of companies reporting to the SEC to work in this framework has increased, CoinDesk finds.

Blockchain Hype Overstates Reality, Says Steve Wozniak

Blockchain Hype Overstates Reality, Says Steve Wozniak

bitcoinmagazine.com

In comparing the growth of the blockchain industry to the dot-com mania of yesteryear, Wozniak said, “It was a bubble, and I feel that way about blockchain.”

How Many Cryptocurrencies Are Simply Following the Market?

How Many Cryptocurrencies Are Simply Following the Market?

hackernoon.com

In the last few days, we’ve experienced a massive rout in the cryptocurrency market.

Coinbase's New Custody Service Is Now Live - CoinDesk

Coinbase's New Custody Service Is Now Live - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

Having accepted its first deposit last week, Coinbase Custody is officially "open for business," the exchange said Monday.

solarisBank launches Blockchain Factory and becomes banking partner for the cryptocurrency

solarisBank launches Blockchain Factory and becomes banking partner for the cryptocurrency

solarisbank.pr.co

solarisBank, the first banking platform with a full banking licence, today announced the launch of the "solarisBank Blockchain Factory". With this move, the Berlin-based technology company i

Malta Approves Three Blockchain, Crypto Bills in Second Parliamentary Reading

Malta Approves Three Blockchain, Crypto Bills in Second Parliamentary Reading

cointelegraph.com

Malta: Parliament approves three blockchain, crypto bills in their second reading and the Malta Digital Innovation Authority appoints their first CEO.

Regulated Crypto Custody Is (Almost) Here. It’s a Game Changer

Regulated Crypto Custody Is (Almost) Here. It’s a Game Changer

bloomberg.com

Hedge fund manager Kyle Samani embraces his job making multimillion-dollar bets on the wild market for cryptocurrencies, but he’s long contended with a headache: Ensuring his holdings aren’t stolen.

PBoC Filings Reveal Big Picture for Planned Digital Currency - CoinDesk

PBoC Filings Reveal Big Picture for Planned Digital Currency - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

The continuing efforts by China's central bank to build a fully-featured digital currency product are revealed in its many patent filings.

Who would win the World Cup of blockchain?

Who would win the World Cup of blockchain?

qz.com

The other global competition afoot.

Facebook reverses its crypto ad ban

Facebook reverses its crypto ad ban

techcrunch.com

As there’s clearly too much ad revenue potential to ignore, Facebook today announced it’s reversing its cryptocurrency ad ban effective immediately. The decision comes with a few caveats, however. The

Consensus, Casper and Cryptoeconomics in 15 minutes or less

Consensus, Casper and Cryptoeconomics in 15 minutes or less

medium.com

Consensus

Ripple to Invest $2 Million in Texas University's Blockchain Research - CoinDesk

Ripple to Invest $2 Million in Texas University's Blockchain Research - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

Ripple is funding a blockchain research initiative at the University of Texas at Austin's McCombs School of Business.

The SEC Will Leave Good ICOs Alone

The SEC Will Leave Good ICOs Alone

bloomberg.com

Also research tracking, machine learning and Michael Milken.

High chances Amazon will partner with Ripple (XRP) in 2018 - Global Coin Report

High chances Amazon will partner with Ripple (XRP) in 2018 - Global Coin Report

globalcoinreport.com

A possible partnership with Ripple (XRP) has the potential to influence the fortunes of Amazon positively while bringing onboard millions of their customers and associates spread all over the world. H