Berlin’s Neufund to support Malta setting Blockchain

Malta government declared that Ethereum-based Neufund is joining its efforts to further rendering the nation’s economy
17 April 2018   4818

With its staff in Berlin, Neufund is a blockchain fundraising platform that was established 18 months ago by Zoe Adamovicz and Marcin Rudolf. The platform lets the firms and companies to increase their income on the blockchain by putting out tokens like shares of stock.

Nevertheless the company claimed it had become interested in Malta by the country’s progressive vision of the part of blockchain technologies that could play across many sectors of government and the economy. This included the accepting in February 2018 of the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Regulation to stimulate blockchain companies to relocate to Malta.

Looking at Malta’s vision and progress in creating a complete blockchain ecosystem, we have decided to engage our know-how and offer support in building the blockchain future of this progressive-thinking EU member state. Together with Malta’s government, we want to kick-start the creation of crypto-friendly laws, with Malta’s DLT framework initiative already serving as a great foundation. 
Zoe Adamovicz, Neufund, CEO

After passing the DLT, Malta has involved other crypto exchanges, including Binance and OKEx, that has really given growth to a blockchain ecosystem. With the supplementation of Neufund, Malta is going to become more deeply associated with the technology, both to attract even more investment and to reinvent many of its own government structures and banking systems.

BNC to Monitor BTC Community's Mood

The system called Twitter Sentiment analyzes over 34M BTC-related Twitter posts each week, using AI to track the mood of the community
22 January 2020   67

Blockchain-based New Zealand-based research firm Brave New Coin (BNC) has unveiled a new system for measuring the mood of the Bitcoin community based on Twitter messages.

According to BNC, the new Twitter Sentiment rating system analyzes over 34 million BTC-related Twitter posts each week. The company uses artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms that look for records containing the words bitcoin, $ BTC and BTC and others.

BNC notes that user sentiment continues to be a “significant” factor in the price and dynamics of digital assets, and a new technique has been developed to track these sentiments. According to the BNC, it took 18 months to launch the Bitcoin Twitter Sentiment. The data obtained is divided into seven categories - Opinion, Technical Information, Inside the Network, Advertising, Bots, Macros and Hacking.

For the week ending January 17, the most common entries were in the Opinion category - their number was 30.42% of all data received. In second place was the category Technical Information, and in third inside the network (includes information on mining and hashrate).

BNC spokeswoman Pierre Ansaldi said that during the first quarter of this year, the company will also launch community sentiment analysis tools for other crypto assets.