Blockchain, Cryptocurrency

Ethereum hits all time low in 2018! Now $264

Ethereum, the world's second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest price of 2018 on Monday. At 21:30 (US Central Time) during Monday's trading session, the cryptocurrency fell below $270 dollars for the first time since November 12, 2017, according to CoinMarketCap.com.  It once reached all-time high of $1,337. Join us at the 2018… Continue reading Ethereum hits all time low in 2018! Now $264

Blockchain, information technology

Meet Mr. Li Chao of Pricewaterhouse Coopers of China at the LA blockchain conference

Meet Mr. Li Chao at the 2018 US China Blockchain and Digital Currency Conference in Los Angeles on August 22.  He is coming from Shandong Province China, Mr. Li is currently a senior consultant of PricewaterhouseCoopers and a consultant of the software partner of Pansoft. Pansoft Co., Ltd. is an outstanding provider of comprehensive service… Continue reading Meet Mr. Li Chao of Pricewaterhouse Coopers of China at the LA blockchain conference

Big data, Blockchain, information technology, Internet of Things

Chinese blockchain and software company Pansoft seeks overseas partners and collaboration

Chinese software company Pansoft is actively seeking overseas partners and collaboration. Cooperation intention includes: In the field of big data, blockchain and artificial intelligence, carry out technical exchanges, project development cooperation, talent introduction, investment and financing, and jointly establish the US branch of Pansoft Software. Brian Su visits Pansoft in June 2018 Pansoft Co., Ltd.… Continue reading Chinese blockchain and software company Pansoft seeks overseas partners and collaboration

information technology, News

China releases guideline to stimulate information consumption

(Source: China Daily) China will make more efforts to bolster information consumption in the next few years as part of an effort to stimulate domestic demand and shore up economic growth. An official guideline released Friday said China aims to boost the consumption of information products and services to 6 trillion yuan ($880 billion) in… Continue reading China releases guideline to stimulate information consumption

Cryptocurrency

Meet Adam Linebrink at 2018 Blockchain Conference in Los Angeles

The 2018 US China Blockchain & Digital Currency Conference is excited to have Mr. Adam Linebrink as one of our expert speakers. Alex Linebrink is a serial financial tech entrepreneur, having successfully launched multiple businesses handling hundreds of millions of dollars in transactions.  Over the last year, Alex has also become an internationally recognized blockchain expert… Continue reading Meet Adam Linebrink at 2018 Blockchain Conference in Los Angeles

Events, News

First China International Import Expo to open in Shanghai

The first China International Import Expo will open on November 5 in Shanghai. Through November 10, enterprises from around 140 countries and regions are expected to present their products, services and ideas in a step to provide new channels, strengthen cooperation and promote global trade.  160,000 buyers have registered with the Expo. Representatives from Artisan… Continue reading First China International Import Expo to open in Shanghai

Blockchain, Fintech, Internet of Things

Chinese investors seek to invest in solid blockchain startups

Chinese investors are switching their investment interests from China's falling stock market and real estate to silicon valley startups and blockchain companies worldwide.  Blockchain investments are increasing in China while ICOs and virtual currency tradings are banned. Though Bitcoin price has been on the unstable track, it has not stopped Chinese investors' investments in setting… Continue reading Chinese investors seek to invest in solid blockchain startups

News

Venture capital billionaire Tim Draper gives up campaign to split California

Tim Draper, the billionaire behind a campaign to split California, said he gives up on his effort to divide California into three separate states this November. “The political environment for radical change is right now,” venture capitalist Tim Draper wrote in a letter to the court dated Aug. 2,  and made public by his opponents… Continue reading Venture capital billionaire Tim Draper gives up campaign to split California

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Internet of Things, Smart City

Wuxi China celebrates World IoT Day

(Source: China Daily) Wuxi city in East China's Jiangsu province hosted a series of themed events to celebrate the first-ever World Internet of Things Day on Aug 7. Among the attendees were scores of entrepreneurs in China's IoT industry as well as scholars and local officials. Former Premier Wen Jiabao proposed to build a Sensing… Continue reading Wuxi China celebrates World IoT Day

Cryptocurrency, News

Watts Miners introduces new crypto mining rigs

(Source: Watts Miners) Watts Miners ( www.wminers.com ) announces it is steadily emerging as the next big name in the thriving global market for cryptocurrency mining. The company recently launched three crypto miners equipped with hash rate powers that are unprecedented in the industry. Developed using advanced ASIC chip technology, each of these miners can… Continue reading Watts Miners introduces new crypto mining rigs

Blockchain, Smartphones

South Korean mobile carrier KT Corp announces new blockchain-powered network

(Source: Yonhap News) South Korea's second-largest mobile carrier KT Corporation showcased a new commercial network using blockchain technology for the first time in the world. The company said it will apply its blockchain technology into new emerging businesses, such as energy management and identity authentication. The KT Network Blockchain currently handles 2,500 transactions per second… Continue reading South Korean mobile carrier KT Corp announces new blockchain-powered network

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency

Brock Pierce wants to make Puerto Rico a crypto paradise

In 2017, Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico. An estimated 4,000 people lost their lives. Bitcoin billionaire Brock Pierce wants to help, he moved to Puerto Rico with others, and want to transform Puerto Rico into a crypto paradise, however some locals are not interested in his plan. Check out the news report… Continue reading Brock Pierce wants to make Puerto Rico a crypto paradise

Cryptocurrency

Triphop announces sponsorship for US China Blockchain Conference

Triphop is excited to announce Conference Partnership Sponsorship for the 2018 US China Blockchain & Digital Currency Conference. Basil Elotol, CEO & Founder, is happy to present about how Triphop is utilizing blockchain technology at the digital currency conference in Los Angeles on August 22nd. About Triphop Triphop is a social travel and rewards platform based out… Continue reading Triphop announces sponsorship for US China Blockchain Conference

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency

Thai police arrest man in $24 million bitcoin scam

(Source: Bangkok Post) Thai police arrested actor Jiratpisit "Boom" Jaravijit, 27 on Wednesday for alleged money-laundering following a complaint that he fraudulently lured a foreigner into investing 797 million baht (nearly $24 million) worth of cryptocurrencies. The Criminal Court issued a warrant for his arrest on July 26 on a charge of collusion in money-laundering.… Continue reading Thai police arrest man in $24 million bitcoin scam

Blockchain, News

People’s Venture Capital: China-U.S. cooperation in blockchain

(Source: People's Daily) Blockchain technology will benefit numerous households thanks to cooperation between China and the United States, said Zhao Yahui, general manager of People's Venture Capital, in Silicon Valley. Zhao addressed the blockchain sub-forum at the first-ever China-U.S. Entrepreneur and Investment Summit, held by People’s Daily Online in Santa Clara, noting that China and… Continue reading People’s Venture Capital: China-U.S. cooperation in blockchain

Blockchain

Chinese PE firm to invest $270 million in Overstock’s blockchain startup tZero

It is reported that Chinese private equity firm GSR Capital has signed a LOI to invest $270 million in blockchain startup tZero, a subsidiary of Overstock.com. Beyond the $270 million capital for an 18% stake in the tZero blockchain platform for trading securities, GSR Capital confirms that it will spend up to $104.55 million for… Continue reading Chinese PE firm to invest $270 million in Overstock’s blockchain startup tZero