So, Ethereum’s Blockchain is Still Under Attack…

Ethereum is under attack. What began over two weeks ago with spam attacks that led to large-scale ethereum node outages has escalated into a battle that has pitted the platform’s developers against unknown antagonists. Shots were first fired at ethereum’s big developer conference, Devcon2, with a mysterious message...
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Sydney Stock Exchange Completes Blockchain Prototype

The Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX) has announced that its blockchain-focused joint venture, APX Settlement (APXS), has prototyped a blockchain for equity securities. First revealed in May, the blockchain system is part of a bid by the small exchange to become less dependent on the Australian...
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JP Morgan is Quietly Developing a Private Ethereum Blockchain

Wall Street mega-bank JP Morgan has co-developed a private, permissioned version of the ethereum network. The project, presented during a meeting of the Hyperledger technical steering committee last month, was recently demonstrated during the Sibos convention in Geneva. But while the bank avoided the headline-grabbing announcements of its...
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Why CGI Doubled Down on Ripple’s Distributed Ledger Tech

It began with nine CGI employees holed up at Ripple’s San Francisco headquarters. Spread out in two separate rooms, the team of engineers, developers, architects, testers and analysts worked side-by-side with the distributed ledger startup’s staff for a week to integrate Ripple’s DLT solutions into its infrastructure....
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