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LunaPBC is trading company shares for member health data

LUNAPBC IS TRADING COMPANY SHARES FOR MEMBER HEALTH DATA

On the company's LunaDNA platform, a whole genome can be exchanged for 300 company shares, while 20 days of fitness data is equal to...

 
 
 
Could Facebook's Crypto Break Financial System? Congress Airs Fears

COULD FACEBOOK'S CRYPTO BREAK FINANCIAL SYSTEM? CONGRESS AIRS FEARS

In late 2017, a federal watchdog unit assigned a working group to keep an eye on cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, and to sound an...

Horizon Blockchain Games raises $3.75 million and debuts SkyWeaver online trading card game

HORIZON BLOCKCHAIN GAMES RAISES $3.75 MILLION AND DEBUTS SKYWEAVER ONLINE TRADING CARD GAME

Horizon Blockchain Games has raised $3.75 million in seed funding and it has unveiled its debut blockchain game, SkyWeaver.

 
 
 
Facebook blockchain boss David Marcus says Libra won't launch until it has 'fully addressed regulatory concerns'

FACEBOOK BLOCKCHAIN BOSS DAVID MARCUS SAYS LIBRA WON'T LAUNCH UNTIL IT HAS 'FULLY ADDRESSED REGULATORY CONCERNS'

On Tuesday, Facebook blockchain exec David Marcus will testify before a US Senate committee about the company's digital currency Libra. In...

She helped the SEC implement sweeping reforms in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Now, she's helping Silicon Valley's financial tech companies get on Washington's good side

SHE HELPED THE SEC IMPLEMENT SWEEPING REFORMS IN THE WAKE OF THE 2008 FINANCIAL CRISIS. NOW, SHE'S HELPING SILICON VALLEY'S FINANCIAL TECH COMPANIES GET ON WASHINGTON'S GOOD SIDE

Michelle Bond joined Ripple Labs, a blockchain-based financial services startup , to lead government affairs in June. Before joining...

 
 
 
President Trump dislikes cryptocurrencies, warns Facebook about Libra

PRESIDENT TRUMP DISLIKES CRYPTOCURRENCIES, WARNS FACEBOOK ABOUT LIBRA

Cryptocurrencies have always been regarded with skepticism and suspicion ever since Bitcoin started hitting mainstream news. It has...

Visa funds $40M for no-password crypto vault Anchorage

VISA FUNDS $40M FOR NO-PASSWORD CRYPTO VAULT ANCHORAGE

Visa and Andreessen Horowitz are betting even bigger on cryptocurrency, funding a big round for fellow Facebook Libra Association member...

 
 
 
Tracing the ARPANET Roots of the Internet's Cybersecurity Crisis

TRACING THE ARPANET ROOTS OF THE INTERNET'S CYBERSECURITY CRISIS

[ Editor's note: This is part of a series examining the internet's first 50 years and predicting the next half century. Join Xconomy...

 
 
 
Ushering in a New Era of Digital Deal, Contract and Transaction Management

USHERING IN A NEW ERA OF DIGITAL DEAL, CONTRACT AND TRANSACTION MANAGEMENT

Negotiating and closing a real estate transaction is a time-consuming process full of numerous moving pieces that need to come together...

Disrupting the Dollar, Gold vs Bitcoin, Marvelous Montauk-The Ledger

DISRUPTING THE DOLLAR, GOLD VS BITCOIN, MARVELOUS MONTAUK-THE LEDGER

 
 
 
Facebook's Libra won't be as power-hungry as Bitcoin

FACEBOOK'S LIBRA WON'T BE AS POWER-HUNGRY AS BITCOIN

Libra, Facebook's new cryptocurrency, is expected to have a smaller environmental footprint compared to some of its more notorious...

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces privacy concerns and political backlash

FACEBOOK'S LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY FACES PRIVACY CONCERNS AND POLITICAL BACKLASH

Facebook announced a new global cryptocurrency called Libra, part of an effort to expand into digital payments that immediately raised...

 
 
 
Facebook Announced Libra Cryptocurrency and Calibra Wallet

FACEBOOK ANNOUNCED LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY AND CALIBRA WALLET

Facebook announced Libra, its very own cryptocurrency powered by blockchain technology. It is also introducing Calibra, a digital wallet...

The real risk of Facebook's Libra coin is crooked developers

THE REAL RISK OF FACEBOOK'S LIBRA COIN IS CROOKED DEVELOPERS

Everyone's worred about Mark Zuckerberg controlling the next currency, but I'm more concerned about a crypto Cambridge Analytica. Today...

 
 
 
Facebook just took the wraps off 'Libra', a new cryptocurrency that will let anyone in the world pay with their smartphones

FACEBOOK JUST TOOK THE WRAPS OFF 'LIBRA', A NEW CRYPTOCURRENCY THAT WILL LET ANYONE IN THE WORLD PAY WITH THEIR SMARTPHONES

AP Photo/Francois Mori Facebook has officially announced its new digital currency, "Libra." It's built with blockchain technology,...

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet

FACEBOOK ANNOUNCES LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY AND CALIBRA DIGITAL WALLET

Facebook announced its cryptocurrency Libra and a global association of organizations that will govern it. And Facebook also announced...

 
 
 
Moonday Mornings: South African Bitcoin Ponzi scheme rakes in $135,000 a day

MOONDAY MORNINGS: SOUTH AFRICAN BITCOIN PONZI SCHEME RAKES IN $135,000 A DAY

It's the start of a new week and that means it's time for Moonday Mornings, Hard Fork's wrap-up of the top cryptocurrency and blockchain...

Samsung executives discuss investing in 6G, blockchain technology and AI

SAMSUNG EXECUTIVES DISCUSS INVESTING IN 6G, BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY AND AI

We just started taking the first steps of what will be a long walk to get global 5G networks up and running. That is why U.S. President...