EOS gained $170 000 000 in first 5 days of ICO

New blockchain-based smart contract platform set new record in cryptocurrency world
02 July 2017   845
Blockchain

Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks
 

Ethereum

An open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements 

New record was recently set in cryptocurrency industry. ICO of EOS, smart contract blockchain based platform, gained 651902 Ether (170 000 000 $) in first five days of ICO. 

First ICO EOS period started on 26th of June and has ended on Saturday, 1th of July. Due this period, 200 000 000 of EOS tokens were sold (20% of whole amount). At the moment, second period is going on. It has two limitation:

  1. Time limit - only 23 hours.
  2. Amount of available tokens - 2 000 000.

Instruction for EOS token claiming

All next token sale periods will be held by these rules. ICO will end on 1th of June 2018.

EOS is blockchain-based platform for smart-contracts, designed for parallel calculations. As developers claim, this is "the most powerful infrastructure for decentralized applications."

Also, at 1th of June, Bifinex and Kraken started to support EOS tokens.

EOS presentation by Dan Laimer, CTO of block.one

Swansea Hosts Blockchain and Distributed Energy Conference

The BEW'18, which will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, UK, is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain
19 February 2018   239

The Blockchain Energy Wales'18 Conference will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, United Kingdom.

The conference will introduce Klenergy and their Pylon Network, which is a decentralised energy exchange platform powered by renewable energy. The BEW'18 is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain, distributed energy, peer2peer and smart technology.

BEW conference location swanseaBEW'18 Exact Location

Location: TechHub Swansea, 221 Stryd Fawr, Swansea SA1 1NW, UK
Time: from 9AM to 1.30PM

The headline speakers include Paul Harwood, Basicincome supporter and advocate, and David Clubb, director of RUKCymru and head of digital RenewableUK.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: Blockchain technology and its application in the energy sector, future of blockchain wallet systems, buildings as power stations, building the open-source co-operation protocol for the energy sector, and more.