Blockchain Daily Digest – December 11th, 2019

By Henry Chan   Dec 11, 2019 2 Min Read

1.     Dr. Ben Goertzel—Creating an AI Marketplace for Paypal’s 286 Million Users

Dr. Ben Goertzel is the founder and CEO of SingularityNET , a decentralized blockchain-based AI marketplace project. He is one of the world’s foremost experts in Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) and has decades of experience leveraging AI to create solutions in natural language processing, robotics and even national security.

2.     Alternatives of USDT Gained Wider Merchant Access including Microsoft

BitPay, the blockchain payments processor, now supports three stablecoins, namely, Circle’s USD, the Gemini Dollar, and Paxos Standard Token.

3.     ConsenSys Proposes Tokenization to Leverage Impure Public Goods

Naturally occurring public goods (e.g., water, forests, beaches) are often thought of as “free” public utilities—we do not expect to be “charged” for their use.

4.     Nike Patents A System For Tokenizing Its Shoes

American sportswear conglomerate Nike patents a system for providing cryptographically digital assets on Dec. 10. The patent states that shoes can be tokenized as a non-fungible token (NFT) on the Ethereum blockchain.

 

The Top 5 Cryptos At a Glance

#

Crypto

Symbol

Market Cap.

Price (US$)

Change % (24h)

Trading Vol. (24h)

1

Bitcoin

BTC

$131.846B

$7,286.19

-0.81%

$17.195B

2

Ethereum

ETH

$15.97B

$146.68

-0.45%

$7.005B

3

XRP

XRP

$9.63B

$0.22

-0.21%

$1.145B

4

Tether

USDT

$4.13B

$1.01

0.55%

$17.976B

5

Bitcoin Cash

BCH

$3.79B

$208.86

0.23%

$1.154B

 


About the author

Henry Chan
Blockchain and Crypto writer with over 2 years experience in Blockchain and Fintech. I'm interested in how Blockchain can bring transformation in supply chain, and bring improvement to the life of people in Africa.




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