domingo, 5 de noviembre de 2017

My last week posts on Linkedin (Oct 30 - Nov 5, 2017)

Blockchain startup TEZOS faces class action over $232M ICO

Movistar, Vodafone y Orange ultiman lanzar su 'anti-WhatsApp' (RCS, Rich Communications Services) por Ignacio del Castillo

SEC statement on potentially unlawful promotion of Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) and other investments by celebrities and others

LinkedIn Top Companies | Startups: The 50 industry disruptors you need to know now, by Daniel Roth

'A Modest Proposal': Vitalik Unveils Multi-Year Vision for Ethereum (a 4-year roadmap for Ethereum's technical development)...

La CNMC quiere poner coto a los números 902 y fijar precios máximos

MásMóvil supera en 180 millones a Euskaltel en su pugna bursátil

"Fintech and Cross-Border Payments", IMF speech during Ripple’s Central Bank Summit in NY

This chart reveals the centralization of Bitcoin wealth...

An U.S. BitLicense? OCC acting Comptroller sounds open to it

Brilliant startups are using ICOs to revolutionize the world of Blockchain (Fiinu, HumanIQ, The Divi Project, Brickblock, BlockEX, Bitcomo, Energi Mine, Zap Store)

domingo, 29 de octubre de 2017

My last week posts on Linkedin (Oct 23 - Oct 29, 2017)

Un español triunfa en el reto más grande de inteligencia artificial de Silicon Valley. Andrés Torrubia compitió con 4.000 gurús de todo el mundo, y ha sido uno de los 4 ganadores de uno de los desafíos "más complejos en conducción autónoma de la historia".

Iberdrola niega que manipulara precios y carga contra la CNMC por "simplista"

When Ether first went on the open market in 2015, was that technically an ICO? Founder Joe Lubin gives uncertain answer...

Gol a Telefónica: el hombre que engañó a Álvarez-Pallete, por Alejandro Suárez Sanchez-Ocaña

How second-layer solutions enable private transactions and help Ethereum to scale

Machine Learning does the (previously) impossible: stopping fraud in telco carrier networks

Cisco buys software maker BroadSoft for $1.9 Billion The deal gives Cisco a major new presence in cloud-based communications products and services, a segment of the market it has been lacking in until now

Bitcoin Gold initiates hard fork split to create new cryptocurrency. Bitcoin Gold technical team has taken what it calls a “snapshot” of the bitcoin blockchain so it could be recreated and reconfigured with new rules, ultimately creating bitcoin gold at block 491,407 on the original blockchain.

Mastercard takes blockchain mainstream with three API's published on the Mastercard Developers website. The company lists four main differentiators of its blockchain: * Privacy – Mastercard ensures that transaction details are only shared among individuals who are a party to the transaction * Flexibility – it can be used in combination with other Mastercard APIs; SDKs are available in six different languages. * Scalability – it is designed for commercial processing speeds. * Reach – it is integrated into Mastercard’s payment network, which includes 22,000 financial institutions.

domingo, 22 de octubre de 2017

My last week posts on Linkedin (Oct 16 - Oct 22, 2017)

Gates Foundation launches Blockchain-based mobile payments solution (MOJALOOP, employing the Interledger technology developed by RIPPLE)

Ethereum founder (Vitalik Buterin): "Central banks are a long way from digital currency"

La CNMC propone cambios en los 118XX para minimizar el fraude asociado a esta numeración en España

Apple ordered to pay "Patent Troll" $440m, for infringing patents with FaceTime and other VoIP services

“La estrategia de Bitcoin más allá de las criptomonedas”, artículo de Alex Preukschat sobre Sidechains, Lightning Network, Rootstock, Mimblewimble y Colored Coins

Alastria consortium: Spain’s biggest companies are charging into this Blockchain ecosystem (Banco Santander, BBVA, Gas Natural Fenosa, Repsol, ...) “The Alastria network will provide a shared platform on which the various participants, and in particular large companies, will be able to create digital representations of the assets with which they work in their usual economic activity, also known as “tokens”. With these “tokens” it is possible to develop new products and innovative cutting services, in addition to being able to develop current processes faster, safer and more efficiently”

Mapping the Blockchain project ecosystem

How I cornered the Bitcoin mining market using a Quantum computer (theoretically!)

The battle against T-Mobile that could have sunk Virgin Group but ended in a £500 million windfall, by Richard Branson

Bruselas expedienta a la CNMC por no analizar el mercado de telecomunicaciones en los últimos cinco años

Ethereum executes Blockchain hard fork to Byzantium. As Byzantium was a planned fork with minimally contentious changes, there's been very little disagreement among the community about the merits of the code changes executed.

lunes, 16 de octubre de 2017

My last week posts on Linkedin (Oct 9 - Oct 15, 2017)

Tata sells consumer mobile operations to Bharti Airtel

The 10 worst telecom business moves of the past 10 years

Portabilidad móvil septiembre 2017: MásMóvil, Yoigo y Pepephone se llevan casi 60.000 nuevos clientes

What public company disclosures in SEC filings say about Blockchain and cryptocurrencies

These are the 15 startups participating in Startup Battlefield Africa

Tata Group’s tortured tryst with telecom since 1995 (TCL, TTSL, BTAL, VSNL, TTML)

Really worth reading... "Why choosing wrong ICO platform could lead to knock on your door at 3 am from the law enforcement..." by Nick Ayton

The secret of success in FinTech: partner, merge or acquire... también traslada su domicilio social a Madrid, para evitar las posibles pérdidas de: - Estatus de operador europeo. - Las numeraciones asignadas. - Las certificaciones europeas obtenidas o en proceso de obtención. - Condiciones actuales de los acuerdos de interconexión.

Tendencias clave en el Mobile World Congress Americas 2017

Tata Group to exit telecom sector amidst growing losses; 5000 jobs hang in balance

Can Blockchain challenge content platform giants' Facebook & YouTube domination?

domingo, 8 de octubre de 2017

My last week posts on Linkedin (Oct 2 - Oct 8, 2017)

Mexican telecom regulator asks America Movil to modify separation plan.
-- IFT solicita modificar la propuesta de plan de implementación de separación funcional

Major companies like FedEx and Tencent join the Canada-based "Blockchain Research Institute"

‘Mind-Boggling’ math could make Blockchain work for Wall Street, as “zero-knowledge proof” will be included in an Oct. 17 upgrade to the Ethereum blockchain, adding a level of encryption that lets trades remain private.

Making friends and selling minutes, but does wholesale really still exist?

EURONA traslada su sede social fuera de Cataluña, según Hecho Relevante remitido hoy al Mercado Alternativo Bursátil (MAB)

The new age of ICOs is here, and it’s not based on Ethereum

India’s Tata Teleservices may close down telecom unit this month

Truphone raises $339M to retire debt and step up in connecting IoT devices

European telecoms companies' hopes of lighter regulation for expansion of fiber-optic networks. The European Parliament's Industry committee voted on Monday to limit the regulatory sweeteners given to operators investing in new networks together and gave regulators greater powers to force companies to give rivals access to their networks.

The SEC has charged two initial coin offerings with defrauding investors (REcoin & DRC World)

Regulators are investigating Ethereum ICOs in Switzerland where $600 Million has already been raised

Dubai will issue first ever State cryptocurrency (emCash)