The Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research & Engineering (IC3RE) at Imperial College London has joined forces with blockchain investment group OutlierVentures.io to undertake a 3-year R&D program focused on the convergence of industrial blockchain with other ‘deep tech’ technologies like IoT, machine learning and autonomous robotics.
Every man and his dog is doing an ICO at the moment. It feels like a quick and easy way to raise money from sleeping crypto but what are real upsides? We talk through all the considerations from incentive misalignment to timing, regulatory costs and considerations.
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For the monthly newsletter and exciting meetups and updates, sign up here – http://eepurl.com/czFfeT 1. SAP Futurists Identify Key Trends for Businesses Blockchain + Artificial Intelligence + Robotics + Internet of Things + 3D Printing + Mixed Reality “The real value in these doesn’t come from them standalone, it comes from how they combine. How […]
Let’s cut the waffle and get straight into the meat: ‘BLOCKCHAIN’ BECOMES UNFASHIONABLE Yes I said it. But I mean the term itself. It’s already regularly derided in the developer community as a term at best used out of context and at worst misappropriated by the people it’s supposed to replace. But it has […]
Convergence Blockchains, AI, Autonomous Robotics, Internet of Things, 3D Printing, Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Sign up to the MeetUp group for information on upcoming events here Download the White Paper here Sign up for the Monthly newsletter here Where Should Machines Go To Learn? [Data] “If we want to massively accelerate artificial intelligence and […]
Sign up for our Monthly Blockchain Review Newsletter here. Investment & M&A Activity Polychain Capital raises a $10 million fund to invest in tokens Polychain Capital, led by Olaf Carlson Wee, formerly of Coinbase, raised a $10 million fund from A16z and Union Square Ventures among others to invest directly into tokens. In our whitepaper […]
Our Work The Blockchain Corporate Tracker [Link] This month we launched The Blockchain Corporate Tracker. We are tracking 229 corporates that are active in the blockchain ecosystem. Together with the Startup Tracker, we now have an unparalleled live overview of the blockchain ecosystem as it evolves. Read of the launch post which picks out five […]
Launching The Blockchain Corporate Tracker Today, we are launching our open Blockchain Corporate Tracker. This is a companion tracker to our widely-used ‘Blockchain Startup Tracker’ that we launched back in May and now has over 1150 blockchain projects listed; everything from Series D startups to a prototype. The corporate tracker lists 227 corporates actively exploring […]