JP Buntinx

  • Bitcoin Technology
    Bitcoin

    Companies Explore Bitcoin Technology For Travel Authentication

    Companies are looking at various ways to implement Bitcoin technology these days, and managing traveler identification is one of the potential opportunities. ShoCard and SITA are exploring what Bitcoin technology is capable of in this regard. Bitcoin Technology For Identification Purposes ShoCard has been working on merging the...

    JP Buntinx | May 26, 2016 | 5:30 pm
  • PayPal
    Bitcoin

    PayPal Killing Apps on Mobile Platforms Is A Bitcoin Opportunity

    Popular online payment method PayPal is removing their mobile app from various operating systems. Windows Phone, Amazon, and BlackBerry will no longer be supported as of June 30, 2016. It is not a complete surprise to see PayPal pull their apps from various platforms, albeit it is a brash...

    JP Buntinx | May 26, 2016 | 11:00 am
  • Shared Ledger

    ANZ Banking Group Trials Shared Ledger Technology

    Ledger technology is of significant value to the financial sector, although it is unclear as to what role these different types of blockchains will play in the end. The Hyperledger Project helped “sponsor” a trial of shared ledger technology conducted by the ANZ banking group. Financial institutions are...

    JP Buntinx | May 25, 2016 | 5:30 pm
  • Digital Identity

    Can Blockchain Bring Trust Factor to Digital Identity Concept?

    Digital identity if quickly becoming the new buzzword, as the topic was touched upon during the recent ID2020 conference. However, there are a lot of concerns regarding this initiative, as the big question will be whether we should trust a digital identity or not. Can the blockchain put...

    JP Buntinx | May 25, 2016 | 11:00 am
  • Urdubit
    Bitcoin

    Urdubit Bitcoin Exchange Partners With Bitwage

    Partnerships are always exciting in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, especially when it involves two completely different companies working together. Urdubit, the leading Bitcoin exchange in Pakistan, has partnered with Bitwage, a company specializing in Bitcoin payroll services. Urdubit and Bitwage Form An Interesting Duo When two...

    JP Buntinx | May 24, 2016 | 5:30 pm
  • Market
    Bitcoin

    Cryptocurrency Market for Bitcoin Worth $19.48 Billion in 2016

    When looking at the cryptocurrency market as a whole, this movement is becoming quite popular and keeps increasing in value. Not all of that value – US$19.481 bn – stems forth from the Bitcoin price itself, but also the companies active in this space. Bitcoin Ecosystem Value Gets...

    JP Buntinx | May 24, 2016 | 11:00 am
  • DBS

    Standard Chartered and DBS Create Distributed Ledger of Invoices

    Even more financial institutions are turning towards the blockchain these days, as the technology will help financial players reduce overhead costs and offer better security standards. DBS and Standard Chartered have partnered up to venture into the world of blockchain technology in an attempt to reduce fraud rates....

    JP Buntinx | May 23, 2016 | 1:00 pm
  • Temenos T24

    Temenos T24 Core Banking Solution Integrates Ripple Technology

    Ripple has always been an initiative to bridge the gap between blockchain technology and traditional banking. Now that this protocol has been showcased as an integration into Temenos T24, the future is looking for bright for Ripple and its partners. Temenos T24 Integration is a Big Milestone for Ripple...

    JP Buntinx | May 23, 2016 | 11:00 am
  • Ethereum
    Altcoins

    How Is Ether Being Used By Ethereum Users?

    Ethereum has been getting a lot of attention in recent times, yet it remains unclear as to why people use this cryptocurrency so often. With the network surpassing 40,000 transactions per day, there have to be some legitimate use cases for Ether. But where’s the money going? Figuring...

    JP Buntinx | May 22, 2016 | 7:00 pm
  • Investor
    Altcoins

    Will The DAO Lead To Legal Trouble For Every Investor?

    Despite the overwhelming success of The DAO so far, a lot of people are still unable to wrap their head around the concept. However, the project has attracted thousands of investors around the world, which is a feat that should not be ignored. But does the idea make...

    JP Buntinx | May 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm

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