Profiles

EU Blockchain Observatory and the “CNIL”

Reading Time: 3 minutes The International Organization for Standardization recently published Technical Report number 23244:2020 on ‘Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies – Privacy and personally identifiable information protection considerations.’ Its approach is broadly in line with the recommendations of the EU Blockchain Observatory and the “CNIL”.  After reminding readers of the increasing numbers of privacy […]

Jillian Godsil, Editor in Chief of Blockleaders, voted 2020 Blockchain Journalist by Uptrennd.com

Reading Time: 3 minutes Jillian Godsil, veteran fintech journalist and recently nominated broadcaster, has been awarded the title of 2020 Blockchain Journalist by Uptrennd.com.   Jillian says: “This award gives me immense personal pleasure. Like many journalists and content creators I dislike when platforms profit off my hard work. Uptrennd is a truly democratised platform […]

WAX collectibles sell out in 28 hours

Reading Time: < 1 minute WAX introduced a mainstream audience to the blockchain this week. These Garbage Pail Kids (GPK) collectibles were sold out in under 28 hours! A massive success and a step towards the future of integrating mainstream collectors and gamers to blockchain. ·       WAX launched on May 12th and by May 13th morning it was […]

Stories from the Quarantine

Reading Time: < 1 minute BY SAM BROOKS LOGLINE: Bored out of his mind during the COVID-19 quarantine, a student documentarian embarks on a project to interview (remotely) his best friends to see how they’re staying “safer at home” SOCIAL DISTANCING: In order to observe local and worldwide social distancing mandates, all episodes were recorded […]