Calling all Devs: The EOSIO Bug Bounty Program is Live

Block.one is excited to engage the developer community to help us to continue to secure the integrity of the EOSIO software. As a result, we’ve launched the EOSIO Bug Bounty Program in partnership with the leading ethical hacker-powered security platform, HackerOne. This on-going program will harness the collective intelligence and …

EOSIO 1.0 Release

Today Block.one is pleased to release version 1.0 of our open source EOSIO blockchain software. This software enables businesses to rapidly build and deploy high-performance and high-security blockchain-based applications. EOSIO is designed to include: Free Rate Limited Transactions Low Latency Block confirmation (0.5 seconds) Low-overhead Byzantine Fault Tolerant Finality Optional …

Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies

With so many digital coin options out there, it can be difficult for investors to know how to navigate the cryptocurrency universe. Ran Neu-Ner, founder of Onchain Capital and host of CNBC Africa’s “Crypto Trader,” offered a few tips to “Fast Money” traders on Thursday. Here are some of his …

German Bank Allows Users To Transfer Loans Anywhere In The World Using Bitcoin

With the US set to blacklist Iran from global dollar-based transactions, here’s an idea for Tehran: use Bitcoin to make, and accept, payments from its trading partners. And, there’s even a bank ready to serve Iran when it comes knocking: according to Reuters, German Radoslav Albrecht has founded an online …

Cardano pens deal to help Ethiopia put agriculture on the blockchain

Ethiopia is the latest African nation to express interest in blockchain-powered solutions. The country has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with fledgling cryptocurrency startup Cardano that will see developers use its blockchain in the local agriculture industry. Cardano lead and former Ethereum co-founder, Charles Hoskinson, made the announcement on …