Tezos : A Guide For Beginner.

According to its website, Tezos is “a decentralized blockchain that governs itself by establishing a true digital commonwealth and facilitates formal verification, a technique which mathematically proves the correctness of the code governing transactions and boosts the security of the most sensitive or financial weighted smart contracts.” In practice, this means that Tezos is a blockchain network which is linked to a digital token, called a Tez or a Tezzie (XTZ). Unlike other digital currencies, Tezos does not involve the mining of Tez tokens; rather, token holders receive a reward for…

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Coinbase Pro Accepting OXT Deposits Starting Today!

Coinbase is adding support for Orchid (OXT) to its qualified Coinbase Pro trading platform starting today. As a blog post published, Coinbase Pro now accept OXT deposits starting Friday December 13, “for at least 12 hours prior to enabling full trading.” “Once sufficient supply of OXT is established on the platform, trading on the OXT/USD order book will start in phases, beginning with post-only mode and proceeding to full trading should our metrics for a healthy market be met.” The company noted. Coinbase Pro can scale up to full OXT…

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Anthem Plans to use Blockchain To Secure Medical Data.

Anthem, the United States ‘second-largest health insurance company, is aiming to use blockchain technology to protect its 40 million customers’ medical data over the next three years. On December 12, Forbes reported that Anthem is planning to use blockchain technology to provide patients with secure access to their medical data while also enabling them to share data where they see appropriate. “What blockchain potentially gives us the opportunity to do is not worry about those trust issues. We have an opportunity now to share data that people can make their…

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