China’s State-Sanctioned Blockchain Project BSN Adds Polkadot, Oasis, Bityuan to Network

Chinese blockchain infrastructure provider Blockchain-Based Service Network (BSN) has integrated cross-chain protocol Polkadot, cloud computing startup Oasis and China-based public chain project Bityuan into its network.   The additions are part of BSN’s effort to bring a variety of blockchain projects under one standardized development environment within its own technical framework. It also aims to provide […]

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First Mover: Bitcoin Tops $17K as Scaramucci Makes Entrée, Ethereum Meets Rival

Bitcoin climbed above topped $17,000 early Tuesday for the first time since January 2018, pushing this year’s remarkable rally to 137% on a year-to-date basis. That’s 10 times more than the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index of large U.S. stocks.  “Bears are in disbelief,” the digital-asset market analysis firm Arcane Research wrote early Tuesday in a report, noting that […]

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Parity Upgrades Polkadot’s Underlying Tech to Make Customizable Blockchain Building Easier

Parity Technologies has released the second version of its blockchain building kit, Substrate 2.0, according to a blog post shared Wednesday with CoinDesk.  The new release gives developers additional tools to customize a blockchain “precisely for your application or business logic,” the post reads.  Parity Technologies is the developer of the Polkadot blockchain with ambitions […]

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