Blockstack’s CEO looks to build a new framework for crypto securities

Blockstack’s CEO looks to build a new framework for crypto securities

Blockstack’s trailblazing work with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the initial coin offering (ICO) for its native Stacks (STX) tokens made headlines in mid-2019. On Monday, Cointelegraph reported on Blockstack’s legal analysis that said that upon the launch of its 2.0 network next month, Stacks will be sufficiently decentralized to leave the status of a security. Blockstack itself will be rebranding to Hiro Systems to further encourage the independence of Stacks tokens.

Filecoin (FIL) Recruiting Useful Data and Use Cases on The Blockchain

There is lot of curiosity brewing about how Filecoin tokens will enter the circulating supply and also about how various stakeholders can take part in its economy. There is a lot of curiosity around how one should approach and think about Filecoin token economics.

This IIT Delhi incubated brand helps soldiers, patients maintain personal hygiene with its waterless products

Puneet Gupta — a sales and marketing graduate from IIM Calcutta — started his career with the US-based technology and manufacturing company Honeywell. Fascinated by the growth of the Indian startup ecosystem during the last decade, he decided to leave his well-paying job at the US-based MNC to work with Indian startups, specifically catering to the defence sector.

Alpha Wave invests in India’s DealShare

India-based social commerce startup DealShare, on Tuesday announced that the company has raised $21 million in its Series C round led by WestBridge Capital, with participation from Alpha Wave Incubation (a venture fund managed by Falcon Edge Capital), Z3Partners, and existing investors including Matrix Partners India and Omnidyar Network India, along with a few angel investors.

Blockstack’s CEO looks to build a new framework for crypto securities

Blockstack’s trailblazing work with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the initial coin offering (ICO) for its native Stacks (STX) tokens made headlines in mid-2019. On Monday, Cointelegraph reported on Blockstack’s legal analysis that said that upon the launch of its 2.0 network next month, Stacks will be sufficiently decentralized to leave the status of a security. Blockstack itself will be rebranding to Hiro Systems to further encourage the independence of Stacks tokens.

TrustToken launches uncollateralised lending platform

TrustToken, known as makers of the world’s most transparent stablecoins including TUSD, launches TrueFi, the decentralized protocol for uncollateralized lending, hitting $35 million in total value locked within 24 hours of going live.

Social Commerce In India Poised To Hit $16 Bn GMV By 2025: BAIN-Sequoia Report

The next biggest driver for Indian ecommerce will be social commerce, i.e. platforms enabling video interactions for shoppers with popular social media influencers, reseller platforms, chat-led commerce and group buying, which is cheaper, according to a report titled The Future Of Commerce In India by Sequoia Capital India, a venture capital fund and Bain and Company, a global consultancy firm.

Agnikul Cosmos sign agreement with ISRO as an IN-SPACe Entity

The Department of Space (DoS) and Agnikul Cosmos Private Limited, an IIT Madras based launch vehicle startup, are pleased to announce that they have signed a non-disclosure agreement under the newly proposed IN-SPACe entity. Indian National Space Promotion and Authorization Center (IN-SPACe) is an independent nodal agency under DoS for allowing space activities and usage of DOS owned facilities by private organizations as well as to prioritise the launch manifest.

The release of Filecoin could mean product shortages in the semiconductor industry

Years after the release of Bitcoin, the semiconductor industry is in for a splash with the upcoming release of Filecoin, a block-chain based digital storage system. With many users impatiently anticipating Filecoin’s release, pent up demand for Filecoin mining services and products will likely translate to a spike in demand for relevant components, such as processors, memory and storage.

Real-world use cases for Nexo, Elrond and Blockstack lure in investors

The ideas of privacy and decentralization have always been the heart of the crypto community. Therefore, when Blockstack announced that it would transition from being a security token to a utility token by launching its new Stacks Blockchain 2.0 on Jan. 14, 2021, it was bound to cause a stir.