Massively Distributed EOS-derived Blockchain XenonNetwork to Begin Token Distribution

  • XenonNetwork (http://xenon.network/), an enterprise-scale blockchain launching in July 2018 begins a massive distribution of their native Xenon (XNN) ERC-20 compatible tokens to over 400,000 active ethereum addresses at the beginning of October.
  • The organization proposes to distribute the Xenon tokens as follows: – – — 30 percent of Xenon tokens will be distributed to ethereum addresses containing more than or equal to 0.1 ether in early October.
  • — 20 percent of Xenon tokens will be distributed to bitcoin holders based on proof-of-holdings in November.
  • In July 2018, these ERC-20 tokens will be redeemable for native tokens on the newly launched blockchain.
  • “We believe that distribution and adoption are the most important factors determining the success of a blockchain project.

XenonNetwork , an enterprise-scale blockchain launching in July 2018 begins a massive distribution of their native Xenon ERC-20 compatible tokens to over 400,000 active ethereum addresses at the beginning of October.
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SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

SAP's chief strategy officer thinks #blockchain is not a zero-sum game

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
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SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

Show me the money! SAP's chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
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SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

.@SAP's chief strategy officer thinks #blockchain is not a zero-sum game @deekmurthy @wef

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
Continue reading “SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game”

SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

#SAP's chief strategy officer talks #blockchain and other #Innovations #cloud

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
Continue reading “SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game”

SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
Continue reading “SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game”

SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game

  • Blockchain is not a zero-sum game and its implementation across various sectors is going to be an overall positive for businesses, German software company SAP’s chief strategy officer said Wednesday.
  • Deepak Krishnamurthy spoke to CNBC on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual June meeting in Dalian, where he said blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
  • We have the largest supply chain product in the enterprise software industry, so having blockchain supply chains connect with SAP supply chains is going to be value-creating for our customers,” he said.
  • Krishnamurthy said the technology’s adoption is going to benefit companies such as SAP by automating a lot of paper-based transactions.
  • Blockchain is not the only technology that SAP is focusing on.

Deepak Krishnamurthy told CNBC that blockchain will complement SAP’s supply chain business.
Continue reading “SAP’s chief strategy officer thinks blockchain is not a zero-sum game”

Hunt for alternative to Libor struggles four years after rigging scandal 

  • M r Salmon wants the working group to spend another three months studying the option of using a secured rate, and looking at how a two to three year transition to that rate would work.
  • It is already part way through being reformed in a plan that makes the Bank of England the administrator of the rate and expands the number of transactions covered by the rate.
  • The Bank of England wants to restore faith in finance by replacing Libor, but has been unable to find a good alternative
  • The work is being carried out by a private sector working group, monitored by the Bank of England’s executive director for markets, Chris Salmon .
  • Another option is an as undefined “secured rate” based on the repo market or another market which includes collateral and so is based on secured lending.

The Bank of England has admitted it is struggling to find a viable alternative to Libor, more than four years after the crucial interest rate benchmark was discredited by the manipulation scandal.
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Baidu Among Companies Working Together To Use Bitcoin Technology To Create Global Bank

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  • Baidu Among Companies Working Together To Use Bitcoin Technology To Create Global Bank
  • Circle and its investors will continue to try to apply blockchain technology toward Allaire’s goal of building a global bank that makes sending payments “as easy as sending an email.”
  • Circle is a blockchain-based digital payment app.
  • Related Link: Self-Proclaimed Inventor Of Bitcoin Reportedly Seeks Hundreds Of Patents On Blockchain Technology

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10 Government Innovations and Their Place in the Hype Cycle

  • Odds are that all of these methods have some valuable contribution to make to better government.
  • While “lean” doesn’t generate any particular excitement anymore, it’s become a productive instrument to improve government services.
  • Along the way governments have learned, sometimes painfully, how to make best use of it.
  • Everyone is still trying to figure out where applications of this technology really make sense for governments and their citizens and what it’s really good for.
  • And much like in the private sector, where the Hype Cycle originated, it can be applied just as well to government.

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The Hype Cycle, created by Gartner, provides a helpful and entertaining way to map how a technology develops from conception to maturity to adoption. As …


10 Government Innovations and Their Place in the Hype Cycle