Google to Develop Own Blockchain Solution

Company insiders say cloud is natural home for the technology; no comments available from th spokesman
22 March 2018   220

Google is developing its own solution based on distributed ledgr technology, which can be used in the company's cloud services and help it stand out against competitors. This is reported by Bloomberg.

Google can use the blockchain to ensure the security of data storage of its customers.

In addition, Google is developing its own distributed registry, which third-party companies will be able to use to send and verify transactions The launch date for blockchain-based products isn't available.

Several people working in the cloud services division of Google have concentrated their efforts on the blockchain protocols in recent months, another source said, asking not to be named, since the company is not yet ready to make an official announcement. The Google spokesman declined to comment on the situation.

Dow Jones' MarketWatch to Track Additional 8 Cryptos

Now it also shows data on  Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Classic, Monero, Dash and Zcash
25 April 2018   61

MarketWatch, the news department of the Dow Jones Media Group begun to track the market movements of eight new cryptocurrencies. This is reported by Coindesk.

The MarketWatch website tracks the bitcoin price from 2014, but from now on, users will also be offered data on Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Classic, Monero, Dash and Zcash.

The new service will publish real-time quotations of these coins against the US dollar and the euro, as well as historical trends in the price movement, using the data from the Kraken crypto exchange.

It's no doubt that our readers, as the world's savviest investors, have an eye on digital currency and we're happy to be expanding our real-time tracking of a total of 9 cryptocurrencies in both Euro's and USD, with Kraken's help.
 

Dan Shar

General Manager, MarketWatch

Last week, the financial news agency Dow Jones Media Group announced a partnership with the Brave startup. Within its framework, DJMG will test the possibilities of a blockbuster-developed platform for online advertising developed by a start-up, and will provide access to premium content of Barron's MarketWatch publications to about 2 million users of the Brave browser.