IOST Update September 24th

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IOST UPDATE SEPTEMBER 24th 2018 It’s been another busy 2 weeks for the IOST team. We announced two new partnerships, Co-Founder Jimmy Zhong spoke at the CEO Summit at Blockchain Seoul 2018 alongside other top founders, CTO Terrence Wang released two community Q&A’s, IOST made a splash at conferences in Singapore and Warsaw, and much more. Read on for a full update on everything IOST!  NEW … Read More

IOST x Mantra

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On September 10, the Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs issued the “Internet + Social Organization” action plan for 2018-2020, which included a section that stated in order to promote unified and transparent inquiry of charitable organizations, it will explore blockchain technology in charitable donations, charity tracking, The use of transparent management and other plans, and plans to upgrade the existing … Read More

Coincentral – Interview with Jimmy Zhong

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In a recent sit-down with CoinCentral’s Steven Buchko, Jimmy shared his views on current issues plaguing the blockchain space, Bitcoin as a payment method, and what’s in store for IOST this year. The Scalability Trilemma Scalability and throughput are the buzzwords in today’s blockchain landscape. Many people believe that they’re the missing piece that will finally catalyze mainstream adoption. Jimmy agrees with the sentiment … Read More

Why Blockchain Matters

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“Decentralization has, not only an administrative value, but also a civic dimension, since it increases the opportunities for citizens to take interest in public affairs (…).” – Alexis de Tocqueville At the beginning of the nineteenth century, the French diplomat Alexis de Tocqueville wrote of political decentralization as “the true spirit of liberty”. Tocqueville’s focus — the division of power into localized federal … Read More

IOST Update September 10th 2018

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It’s been a busy time for IOST over the last 2 weeks. We launched our official Tokyo office and added two new full-time members to the IOST Japan Team, entered into partnerships with two companies, gave keynotes at blockchain conferences in Copenhagen and Philadelphia, and much more! Our CDO Kevin Tan also released a long form technical explanation of how … Read More