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Measure Protocol Backed with £2m in New Funding for Blockchain-Powered Person-Based Data Marketplace

Blockchain-fueled data marketplace Measure Protocol has received £2 million in additional funding led by Dynata and Blockchain Valley Ventures (BVV), with Medicys Limited also joining the round. Owen Hanks, CEO of Measure Protocol said: “The new investment is a clear illustration that the industry is starting to pay attention to consumers’ needs, both from a practical

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Kyber Network Aims to Improve DeFi Liquidity With ‘Katalyst’ Protocol Upgrade

Kyber Network, the ethereum-based protocol focused on aggregating liquidity and facilitating swaps for ERC-20 tokens, is about to launch a major upgrade.Planned to go live in Q2 2020, the Katalyst upgrade is a major upgrade to the Kyber protocol to better meet the liquidity needs of the decentralized finance (DeFi)

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Credits Blockchain Announces Mainnet Swap. Time to Replace Ethereum Protocol

The token issuance market is currently dominated by ERC-20 standard tokens issued on the basis of the Ethereum protocol. Credits is a new infrastructure provider acting as a public blockchain platform for tokenization. After 2 years of hard work for development of the company’s product infrastructure, Credits is ready to

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Algorand Updates Protocol Enabling Block Creation Time of 4 Seconds

The Algorand Foundation has released an upgrade to its protocol to include more tools for decentralized applications (Dapps) and develop scalable blockchain-native solutions for real-world use cases.The company announced the development in a Nov. 21 press release, detailing that it added new capabilities directly into Layer-1, thus improving speed,

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Crypto Leaders Propose Open Compliance Protocol For Financial Action Task Force

Today during a panel at BlockShow Asia 2019, a group of cryptocurrency industry leaders announced the creation of a protocol that aims to maintain privacy while complying with Financial Action Task Force (FATF) regulation. The FATF’s so-called “travel rule” requires virtual asset service providers (VASPs) like cryptocurrency exchanges to collect

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CasperLabs Shows First ‘Provably Safe’ Ethereum PoS Protocol ‘Highway’

Ethereum development firm CasperLabs announced “Highway,” allegedly the first correct-by-construction Casper Proof of Stake (PoS) implementation that is provably live and safe.Provably safe and liveAccording to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Nov. 1, a protocol is safe if it is consistent in its decision and live if

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OmiseGo Joins Crypto Coalition Universal Protocol Alliance

OmiseGo, a finance-oriented scaling network for Ethereum (ETH), has become a member of Universal Protocol Alliance, a coalition of blockchain and cryptocurrency-focused firms.Targeting financial services and tax collectionIn a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Oct. 8, the startup revealed that it will incorporate the Universal Protocol Platform UPT

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