Centra Update: I found an address linked to the Centra crowd sale holding 100,000 ETH. Cryptocurrency exchanges charge as much as $3 Million to list tokens and coins. Verge XVG has suffered a 51% attack due to a mining bug. French mega-grocery Carrefour SA is using blockchain technology to show consumers where their chicken dinner came from. Telegram messaging app has already raised more than $1.7 Billion in an ICO but not handing over encryption keys has brought out the Russian Banhammer! News Flash: apparently there is still some sort of debate regarding bitcoin scaling going on — someone needs to tell them the war is over. Darren throws his support behind a DASH proposal for AnyPay. JJ and Pedro visited the 300th consecutive cryptocurrency meet-up in Manchester, NH.
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Can you imagine using an ebay like service for education? Introducing ODEM an International On-Demand Education Marketplace powered by Ethereum and blockchain technologies. In the first installment of NeoCash Newsmakers I interview ODEM Chief Executive Officer Richard Maaghul we also have a brief moment to talk to Chief Technology Mentor Dr. Adel Elmessiry. We discuss the melding of multiple blockchains with Artificial Intelligence to create a peer to peer education service platform. Smart contracts, reputation on the blockchain, and a brick and mortar company with 6 years of experience.
Music Attribution: Sunset by Kai Engel
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Disclaimer: This interview is not an endorsement or investment advice. I make no warranty about the claims or projections discussed in this episode. Please be mindful of any and all regulations regarding cryptocurrency in your particular jurisdiction. Never invest/gamble more than you are willing to lose and always safeguard your digital currency by keeping it in a wallet whose private keys you control.
ICO and token sales suffer nearly the same failure rate as most business start-ups. Dutch RaboBank is looking at creating a cryptocurrency wallet. Poloniex is acquired by Circle. JP Morgan and Bank of America admit that cryptocurrency is very competitive. Germany won’t tax bitcoin when used as a payment. US Department of Justice is making a boogieman out of crypto money laundering. Bitcoin SegWit has seen an increase in segwit adoption up to 30%.