A combined effort from nakamo.to and Advanced Blockchain AG attempts to bring into life an innovative platform run inside IOTA‘s (MIOTA) Tangle Network. Peaq is essentially a new base-layer for tokenization, acting similarly to Ethereum’s ERC-20 Protocol. The German “industrial empire”, which advanced dramatically during the WWII and after, has made clear that German’s...
Iota – that stands for internet of Things Application – is a new cryptocurrency, just like Bitcoin. But it's completely different in some key ways. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like pounds, dollars or euros – they’re made by individuals, and increasingly businesses, running computers all round the world. To process Bitcoin transactions, a...
Fear, uncertainty, doubt and mic drops. Late last year on 20 December 2017, MIT Media Labs (only loosely affiliated with the MIT university) writer Joichi Ito published four key criticisms of IOTA. It followed over a month of contentious debate about potential security flaws, including some criticisms from Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin. In...
The price for MIOTA, the cryptocurrency for the IOTA platform, has exploded over the past week, gaining massive value and surpassing Ripple to take the #4 spot among cryptocurrency market caps. The price explosion has come on the news of a major agreement being signed with Microsoft, Fujitsu, and others for business-to-business data sharing. The price rally began...