Paradigm
Published in

Paradigm

Orbs: World Economic Forum, letter from the president Daniel Peled, progressing towards Mainnet

Biweekly update 17th January — 31th January

This is not financial advice

Development

Github metrics
  • January Update — Letter from the President, launch announcement, partnerships, dev updates, new releases and special events.
  • Smart Contracting: The Fine Print — How the element of economic innovation is the final puzzle piece for blockchain smart contracts? Solid explanation about how the missing element in smart contracting is likely economic innovation. It is unclear, at this stage, whether that can work out but it does present some interesting new opportunities.

Social encounters

Source: Orbs Twitter
Source: Orbs Twitter
Source: Orbs twitter
Source: Orbs twitter
  • The future is looking strong for S.Korean cryptocurrency. In 2018, the government of a South Korean province partnered with Israeli blockchain start-up @orbs_network to create its very own currency […] set to be accepted by merchants across the region.” — more info via link.
  • Orbs is a winner at Japan Blockchain Conference Contest!
Source: Twitter

Upcoming events

  1. 28 January — DevCon Korea — Seoul
  2. 29 January — Crypto Pro Expo — San Francisco CA, US
  3. 30 January — Stanford Blockchain Conference 2019 — Stanford CA, US

Finance

(Waiting for a Mainnet.)

Roadmap

Next Roadmap will be included in the update, that coming on Tuesday 05.02.2019

What’s next?

  • Progressing towards the Mainnet
  • Major focus on supporting the amazing teams, that are seeking to build on Orbs

Partnerships and team members

  • Read the letter from Daniel Peled, Orbs President and Co-Founder, where he describes the perspectives for the future 2019. “There is a tendency in any movement to let the ideals run wild and to lose touch with the very elements that will help make the dream a tangible reality.”

Rumors

1. Amino Payments

Amino Payments developed a blockchain-based payment system to helps advertisers and publishers transfer money instantly (and according to real-time data) using smart contracts.

2. AdShares

As a decentralized, peer-to-peer market for programmatic advertising, AdShares removes the middleman of the advertising world (usually an ad exchange) by using blockchain to connect between publishers and advertisers directly.

3. AdChain

AdChain is a MetaX project meant to help curate a list of ad-supported websites.

4. IBM and Salon Media Group

The computing giant in concert with Salon Media are piloting a blockchain-based project meant to prevent fraud in advertising.

5. Brave

Founded by the inventor of Javascript and co-founder of Mozilla Brendan Eich, Brave is a blockchain-based browser that is already changing our we interact with display advertising.

Social media metrics

Social media activity
Social media dynamics
Social media dynamics

This is not financial advice.

Subscribe to detailed companies’ updates by Paradigm!

Medium. Twitter. Telegram. Reddit.

--

--

--

Paradigm is an ecosystem that incorporates a venture fund, a research agency and an accelerator focused on crypto, DLT, neuroscience, space technologies, robotics, and biometrics — technologies that combined together will alter how we perceive reality.

Recommended from Medium

For god’s sake, can’t we fix Solidity?

ERC-1404: Designating Administrators to Enable Scalability

The Knoks Platform

Blockchain and Tackle

Fusion: MainNet in four days! The Foundation grows adoption with 7 companies acquiring Technology

Top 10 NFT Collectibles on Ethereum Blockchain based on 30-day Volume

Cardano: Shelley Public Testnet opened on June 9 — the team entered a new phase of Cardano, AMA…

ProximaX Tech — November 2018

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Paradigm

Paradigm

In chaos lies the truth

More from Medium

Fetch.ai Releases DabbaFlow — The First of Its Kind File-Sharing Platform

Announcing the Launch of the Interchain Developer Academy

The DAO hostile takeovers are coming (and what we can do about it)

The lay of the modular blockchain land (Jan 2022 update)