Africa-focused blockchain internet company 3air has officially abandoned the Cardano blockchain in favor of SKALE, a network powered by Ethereum, after reporting a “massive talent shortage” for Haskell developers. The skillset for Haskell, which is Cardano’s primary programming language, appears to be in short supply, according to 3air CEO Sandi Bitenc. After spending months … [Read more...] about Blockchain-based internet company 3air abandons Cardano for SKALE network
As people all over the globe have become increasingly aware of their privacy rights and how they are constantly being violated by various prominent social media platforms, the need for tangible, decentralized alternatives has continued to grow rapidly.For perspective, in 2019, Facebook was ordered to pay a mind-boggling $5-billion fine by the United States Federal Trade … [Read more...] about Blockchain-based decentralized messengers: A privacy pipedream?
Kickstarter has not decided who will lead the initiative and has yet to choose a blockchain provider; however, citing a company spokesperson, Bloomberg said that the company is exploring various carbon-neutral or carbon-negative options for the platform. Source link … [Read more...] about Kickstarter to Start Blockchain-Based Crowdfunding Project: Report
The United States military continues to explore blockchain technology to improve its processes. The U.S. Navy has signed a $1.5 million contract with Consensus Networks to develop a blockchain-enabled logistics system named HealthNet back in May. The project, built on IoT-focused blockchain IoTeX, is halfway complete, counting the days for its pilot scheduled for early … [Read more...] about US Navy to pilot blockchain-based project to improve medical supply lines
Anyone who hasn’t been living under a rock is probably aware that the gaming industry has been on an absolute tear. It’s one of the industries that has benefited from the COVID-19 pandemic in a big way. That said, the average investor might not be aware of the following growth figures:The global gaming market is currently worth $180 billion — the fastest-growing form of … [Read more...] about 5 reasons why blockchain-based gaming economies are the future