Bittorrent is testing a blockchain streaming platform, and You can earn money for finding bugs in the Libra project, let’s start the show.
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The file sharing company BitTorrent, which is a subsidiary of blockchain company Tron, is going to internally test its blockchain-based live streaming platform in Q3 of 2019.
BitTorrent announced the news in an official blog post on Aug. 27. According to the announcement, the streaming platform — called BitTorrent Live (BLive) — supports live video content and an instant messaging service. On top of that, its underlying system reportedly contains a top user chart and a user relationship feature. Is this the future of streaming and entertainment?
The man who still claims he invented bitcoin Mr. Craig Wright is pressing on even after Judge Bruce Reinhart ruled against him in the $10 billion lawsuit brought by the estate of Dave Kleiman. In the order, Reinhart launched a blistering takedown of Wright, who still insists that he is bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.
“Dr. Wright’s demeanor did not impress me as someone who was telling the truth,” Reinhart wrote. “There is a strong and unrebutted circumstantial inference that Dr. Wright willfully created fraudulent documents.”
When will craig wright find a new more meaningful hobby, and when will the real satoshi nakamoto reveal their identity?
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Bakkt, has been viewed by many as a future catalyst for bitcoin adoption on Wall Street given its regulated nature and physically settled BTC contracts. That theory has been tested as the launch of the exchange has faced issues. In recent days Bakkt revealed that one of the most important pieces of the project is in place.
“On Sept 6, our Warehouse will begin offering secure storage of customer bitcoin to prepare for the launch of Bakkt Bitcoin Daily & Monthly Futures when they launch on Sept 23 These contracts will enable physical delivery of bitcoin with end-to-end regulated markets and custody”
How will this affect crypto adoption on wall street?
The United States Air Force partnered with blockchain big data management startup Constellation. According to a Constellation press release, the startup signed a working contract with the USAF. The Air Force better explains the scope of the partnership in their public statement:
“Air Force Research Laboratory and AFWERX have partnered to streamline the Small Business Innovation Research process in an attempt to speed up the experience, broaden the pool of potential applicants and decrease bureaucratic overhead.”
Will there be any government departments in the future that do not use blockchain?
Facebook’s cryptocurrency project which is called Libra, is now offering security researchers from anywhere in the world a reward to find bugs in its Libra cryptocurrency testnet. The Libra Association, which is in charge of the cryptocurrency project, will pay up to $10,000 for any critical vulnerabilities that will be uncovered. These critical vulnerabilities include cryptographic implementation flaws which allow for the bypassing of signature validation. Additionally, virtual machine flaws which allow the alteration of the execution of smart contracts written in Libra’s own Move language are classified as critical vulnerabilities.
Lets see how effective this is for the Libra platform
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