Director of ConsenSys Solutions Paris Jerome: Ethereum Is Going To Be Bigger in the Next Bull Market OtherCoins

Director of ConsenSys Solutions Paris Jerome: Ethereum Is Going To Be Bigger in the Next Bull Market

Jerome, with many labels such as an economist, blockchain enthusiast, Ethereum miner and devoted developer, is now better known as the director of ConsenSys Solutions in Paris. For most people in China, ConsenSys may not be a familiar name to them, while its founder Joseph Lubin is a big name in the sector who scored a billion-dollar fortune and was ranked the fifth most influential in blockchain 2017. Founded in 2015, ConsenSys serves as a software foundry to develop decentralized software services and application that operate on the Ethereum blockchain. With the ambition of facilitating the empowerment of people and...
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Switching to Altcoins? Can They Sustain Upward Trend? OtherCoins

Switching to Altcoins? Can They Sustain Upward Trend?

When attended The Global Blockchain Conference of 2017 in Chengdu, I met some new faces who just stepped into the cryptocurrency world. The next thing I knew, I was besieged with a barrage of questions about investment in cryptocurrencies. Is it a good idea to buy Bitshares? Is Ripple a good investment? Will bitcoin be surpassed by ETH? So I wrote this short article to share some of my ideas with them. Is Bitshares a good investment? Honestly, I don’t know it either. I have some friends who started buying Bitshares at the price of 0.05 yuan, and they urged...
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A Chinese Bitcoin Multimillionaire Starts an ICO Project and Aims to Raise 200 Million Dollars in Three Days OtherCoins

A Chinese Bitcoin Multimillionaire Starts an ICO Project and Aims to Raise 200 Million Dollars in Three Days

The original link of the article: https://www.zhihu.com/question/62221751/answer/197017717 Li Xiaolai who claims himself a bitcoin multimillionaire but never shows his bitcoin wallet address started an ICO project—Press One this Wednesday. The project has no whitepaper and aims to raise 200 million USD in three days and the tokens invested in will be locked up for at least a year. I don’t know Li, so I cannot judge anyone whom I don’t know. But I do have something to say about his project. Recently, I have analyzed 20 ICO projects, including Suretly, Strarta, TrueFlip and GigaWatt. I realized that though an ICO project...
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David Lee Kuo Chuen:  Blockchain Offers Antidote to ‘Winners-Take-It-All’ Economy OtherCoins

David Lee Kuo Chuen: Blockchain Offers Antidote to ‘Winners-Take-It-All’ Economy

Editor’s note: Blockchain has been an umbrella term for a variety of tech buzzwords: distributed ledger, smart contract, DApps and so on. Despite the hype that’s been building around these neologisms, a lot of substantial questions have to be answered as to how this emerging technology can empower tangible sectors of the economy, and more importantly, benefit people who miss out on an Internet bonanza, which is inclusive — but up to a point. Many have attempted their answers, but few with the lucidness and coherency as demonstrated by blockchain visionary and investor David Lee Kuo Chuen, who has chronicled the...
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Charles Xue “Diss” Bob Xu: I‘m Not So Pumped On Blockchain Investment As Him OtherCoins

Charles Xue “Diss” Bob Xu: I‘m Not So Pumped On Blockchain Investment As Him

“The blockchain revolution has already arrived. This trend goes forward with great vigor and strength. Riding the trend, you’ll prosper; off the trend, you are doomed. It’s a complete subversion of the tradition, much greater and violent than Internet and mobile Internet.” The opinion above about blockchain from Bob Xu Xiaoping, founder of ZhenFund, shared in a WeChat group went viral among bitcoiners and blockchainers. It is interpreted that ZhenFund has been ready to be all in blockchain with all-out effort, which boosts great confidence for the blockchain practitioner. Responding to this, Charles Xue, famous entrepreneur and angel investor in China, better...
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The PBOC Suggests Digital Financial Services Experiment in Regulated Innovation Sandbox OtherCoins

The PBOC Suggests Digital Financial Services Experiment in Regulated Innovation Sandbox

Huang Yiping, official of the PBOC’s Monetary Policy Committee, suggests this Tuesday that it has become urgent for the Watchdog to subdivide digital financial sectors and impose corresponding regulations.   “Many countries have launched regulatory sandboxes to facilitate Fintech innovation. China can adopt one of these sandboxes or set up an innovation center where FinTech startups are allowed to conduct certain financial services under the terms of a conditional or restricted license. If the test succeeds, they will be able to get a full branch license to perform wider services. If failed, then the license will be revoked.” The concept...
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Duan Xinxing: Capital, Talents and Attention from Atomic World Are Heater for Crypto Space OtherCoins

Duan Xinxing: Capital, Talents and Attention from Atomic World Are Heater for Crypto Space

With the notable labels of former senior engineer of Lucent Bell Laboratories, scholarship recipient of Gates Foundation, organizer of TEDxNanjing…, Duan Xinxing is now, better known as the founder of Bytom blockchain. Inspired by a speech talking about bitcoin and blockchain are great social experiments, Duan Xinxing began to set his foot into the blockchain sphere. While engaging in project developing, he also co-wrote the book “Blockchain: Reshape the Economy and the World” (published by China CITIC in 2016). The acquaintance with Chang Jia (founder of 8BTC News), and the consideration of his family in the South, led him to...
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Blockchain Influence: Duan Xinxing (Founder of Bytom) – Blockchain Is Not Only a Technology Trend, It Can Reshape the Economy OtherCoins

Blockchain Influence: Duan Xinxing (Founder of Bytom) – Blockchain Is Not Only a Technology Trend, It Can Reshape the Economy

As a promising and one of the most potential blockchain projects in China, Bytom leads a brilliant technical team with goal-oriented application scenarios in mind. Duan Xinxing, founder of Bytom, gives us a full elaboration of Bytom and the future of blockchain in his eye. What is Bytom blockchain? Actually the name of Bytom has clearly made it, a combination of byte and atom. “By-” stands for the heterogeneous byte-assets (indigenous digital currency and digital assets); “-tom” refers to atomic assets (warrants, securities, dividends, bonds, intelligence information, forecasting information and other information that exist in the physical world). To put...
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8btc Founder Chang Jia: What Is Blockchain Thinking? OtherCoins

8btc Founder Chang Jia: What Is Blockchain Thinking?

February 3 2018 Shanhai-Chang Jia, founder of hiswift and bytom, believes that the operation mechanism and business mechanism of blockchain and internet are completely different. They could be mirroring each other. In the “2017-2018 China Blockchain Billboard Ceremony” held yesterday, Chang Jia delivered a speech titled “What Is Blockchain Thinking?” In his speech, he mentioned that there are three stages in the development of blockchain-based assets. In 2009, Bitcoin represented the blockchain 1.0 phase. 2017 is the second stage of digital asset based on smart contract, which is represented by Ethereum, In 2020, the third stage is coming, featuring real-world...
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