The percentage of blocks that are signaling support for Bitcoin Unlimited has surpassed Segregated Witness, making it the most popular scaling solution at the moment.
Qtum is a compatible community that according to Patrick Dai, co-founder of Qtum, “embraces much of the best Blockchain technology available.”
Through the use of Oracles and data feeds, Smart Contracts can be made that allow anyone to take part in a living economy. This decentralized economy model under Qtum will be fully open sourced, meaning that any developer is welcome to review the code base completely.
The company is developing a blockchain-powered platform designed to run a government-curated “App Store” offering the full range of public administrative services, including tax filings, land registry and commercial registry.
IBM Watson Health has announced a research initiative with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) aimed at defining a secure, efficient and scalable exchange of health data using Blockchain technology.
ChronoBank, an ambitious and wide-ranging Blockchain project, aimed at disrupting the short-term recruitment sector by connecting employers with freelancers on a peer-to-peer basis, has revealed that it has made a ‘strategic partnership’ with instant exchange service Changelly into its, ChronoWallet while exceeding $3 million in its ICO crowdfund sale.
The Georgian National Agency of Public Registry and Bitfury have agreed to expand the service to sales and purchases of land titles, mortgages, rentals, new land title registration, property demolition and notary services.