ICO bankrupt, new industrial opportunities on the horizon

3 pm today, seven central government departments have just joint released the Announcement of Financial Risk Prevention to ICO. The Announcement declares ICO illegal and freezes the fiery token fund raising market.

The Block Chain Technology start a new age of digitalized value exchanging and trading. It would create a world-wide value exchange network by reducing the trading latency greatly and remove most obstacles between value exchanges, such as cost or latency in credit guaranty, liquidity provision, order confirmation, clearing of exchange and so on. However, most of the Block Chain techniques are still in experimental stage due to their technical limitation. Although the whole Block Chain industry strongly holds the confidence that the technology would become the next generation infrastructure of the Internet, Gartner predicts it would not take short time that day comes[1].

Opportunity comes, people gathers. This year 2017, with only a White Paper a “Blockchainlized” project can be chased by global hot money. Under such breathe taking atmosphere, Initial Coin Offer, namely ICO, boost like a rocket [2] and greedily overdrawing the future of the industry. The Announcement hopefully would withhold the excessive speculation momentum and pull the industry development direction back to the correct track of creative and practical.   Continue reading “ICO bankrupt, new industrial opportunities on the horizon”

Review: the PwC Block Chain Industry Report 2017

Recently, the PwC has just published a Block Chain industrial investigation report. We see it is the best report which summarize published consensus algorithms so far. Although the algorithm categorizing still need to be more clear or specific, although the topic are limited to ledgers, the report looks good to discuss on consensus of ledgers under the status quo of Block Chain Industry which has been drowning in madness of alter coins and ledgers .

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