Ethereum-стартап ConsenSys открывает офис в Лондоне

Специализирующийся на разработках в области Ethereum нью-йоркский стартап ConsenSys анонсировал открытие нового офиса в Лондоне, сообщает CoinDesk. Офис в британской столице должен будет стать новым европейским хабом компании, штат которой насчитывает уже 450 сотрудников во всем мире.
Blockchain Journalism Platform Civil Receives $5 Million in Funding

Blockchain Journalism Platform Civil Receives $5 Million in Funding

Decentralized journalism marketplace Civil has announced $5 million in funding from blockchain development firm ConsenSys. The in-development blockchain-based news platform said in a blog post that it plans to set aside half the funds as capital, while the remaining half will go towards building out its services.
Did Ethereum ICO? Founder Joe Lubin Gives Uncertain Answer

Did Ethereum ICO? Founder Joe Lubin Gives Uncertain Answer

The early history of ethereum was up for discussion at an event debuting a new Quartz video series highlighting the potential of blockchain this week. There, Quartz editor-in-chief Kevin Delaney asked one of the protocol's co-inventors, Joseph Lubin: When ether first went on the open market in 2015, "Was that technically an ICO?" Perhaps a nod to the increasing scrutiny around the funding model, which has raised more than $2 billion for early-stage projects, Lubin dodged the question.

Dubai Hosts Govt-Backed Graduation of Ethereum Blockchain Developers

Ethereum coder collective ConsenSys has awarded certificates to graduates of its inaugural blockchain developer program in Dubai. ConsenSys is the official blockchain advisor for the city and emirate of Dubai. On Sunday, Brooklyn-based blockchain development house ConsenSys announced the graduation and certification of its inaugural developer training program, a course operated by the ConsenSys academy.
Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Hires IBM, Oracle Execs in Expansion Push

Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Hires IBM, Oracle Execs in Expansion Push

New York-based ethereum development startup ConsenSys has revealed a number of new hires, including several IBM employees and the former CEO of South Africa's central securities depository (CSD). ConsenSys announced today that John Wolpert, former global blockchain offering director, will work to advance the startup's product and venture efforts. Monica Singer, who left Strate this summer after working for the CSD since the late 1990s, is set to serve as its "Blockchain Ambassador" with a focus on financial markets.
US State Department Seeks Blockchain Boost Amid $10 Billion Reboot

US State Department Seeks Blockchain Boost Amid $10 Billion Reboot

The U.S. agency that oversees foreign affairs is looking seriously at blockchain. That's according to John Sullivan, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, who encouraged the State Department and its private sector partners to embrace the technology as a way to "advance diplomacy and development objectives" at the Blockchain@State forum held Tuesday in Washington, D.

Filling the Demand: Cryptocurrency Job Postings Set to Triple From 2016

AngelList, the job board specializing in startup jobs, reports cryptocurrency job postings have nearly doubled in the past six months and are soon to triple from 2016.

CarbonX and ConsenSys Put P2P Carbon Credit Trading on the Blockchain

Carbon credits trading (also known as “cap and trade”) as a means to help mitigate the effects of global climate change has long been advocated by environmentalists fighting one of the most intransigent environmental challenges of the 21st century. Now ConsenSys and CarbonX Personal Carbon Trading Inc.
ConsenSys и Тапскотты запустили глобальную эко-платформу CarbonX

ConsenSys и Тапскотты запустили глобальную эко-платформу CarbonX

Проект CarbonX, предприятие, запущенное ConsenSys совместно с известными деятелями блокчейн-фронта Доном и Алексом Тапскоттами, предлагает желающим экологически чистые инвестиции и углеродные кредиты на блокчейне Эфириума.

An Interview With Kavita Gupta, ConsenSys’s Pick to Oversee Its New $50M Venture Fund

ConsenSys, an Ethereum production studio based in Brooklyn, NY, is launching a $50 million venture arm, and it has picked Kavita Gupta to run it. Gupta’s job will be to oversee the new venture and help structure deals with the startups. It is not uncommon for companies with investment capital to form their own investment arm. For the most part, the goal is to fund startups that could drive value for the parent company down the line.