The Iconist

The Iconist The first dedicated news site for the ICON Republic

#BlockchainAdoption in Korea can't seem to slow down -- Shinhan Card, affiliate of one of Korea's largest financial grou...
07/16/2019
Korea’s Shinhan Bank Scores Blockchain World First

#BlockchainAdoption in Korea can't seem to slow down -- Shinhan Card, affiliate of one of Korea's largest financial group, just became the first card company in the world to develop a blockchain-based credit transaction process.
#blockchain #patent
http://bit.ly/2k0CKGo

Shinhan Card has become the first card company in the world to successfully develop a blockchain-based credit and payment system.

P-Rep candidate 디스트리트 DSTREET wants YOU to vote for them. Read why below! #blockchain #ICON #ICXhttp://bit.ly/...
07/16/2019
Take a Walk Down D.STREET

P-Rep candidate 디스트리트 DSTREET wants YOU to vote for them. Read why below! #blockchain #ICON #ICX

http://bit.ly/2LRARqK

This week, we profile P-Rep candidate D.STREET, a Seoul-based blockchain media company.

weBloc and Signal 9 just joined forces -- excited to see the synergy between two of our P-Rep candidates!#blockchain #IC...
07/11/2019
2 P-Rep Candidates Sign Strategic MoU

weBloc and Signal 9 just joined forces -- excited to see the synergy between two of our P-Rep candidates!
#blockchain #ICON #partnership
http://bit.ly/2LTNhOO

weBloc, a well-known ICON DApp and advertising platform, has just announced a strategic partnership with Signal9, a smart contract auditor.

One of our DApps, VELIC Financial, lists ICX pairs available for trade -- ICX/LEO being one of them.#cryptocurrency #blo...
07/10/2019
5 ICX Trading Pairs Now Confirmed on VELIC

One of our DApps, VELIC Financial, lists ICX pairs available for trade -- ICX/LEO being one of them.
#cryptocurrency #blockchain #ICX #LEO
http://bit.ly/2Scr9AE

The VELIC Cryptocurrency exchange has just launched a LEO/ICX trading pair, taking the total number of ICX trading pairs on that exchange to five.

US-based ICONists: wonder where to trade $ICX at, with the recent Binance restrictions? Look no more!#crypto #ICON #cryp...
07/08/2019
19 Ways to Buy and Trade $ICX (Including 4 for Americans!)

US-based ICONists: wonder where to trade $ICX at, with the recent Binance restrictions? Look no more!
#crypto #ICON #cryptotrading

In light of Binance’s recent restrictions on US investors, here are 4 places Americans can trade ICX, along with 15 other options for international traders.

Countries around the world are revamping their crypto regulations, in response to the updated FAFT guidelines -- here is...
07/08/2019
FAFT Crypto Guidelines: 3 Countries Respond

Countries around the world are revamping their crypto regulations, in response to the updated FAFT guidelines -- here is how Korea is responding. #crypto #cryptoregulation #cryptocurrency

A comparison of how three countries are responding to the FAFT’s guidelines on regulating the cryptocurrency industry.

"Blockchain is beyond making money; it’s about bringing real change to the way we work and live together as a human ra...
07/05/2019
ICON’s Revolutionary Blockchain Journey

"Blockchain is beyond making money; it’s about bringing real change to the way we work and live together as a human race".
#blockchain #ICON #icx #decentralization
http://bit.ly/2KZCoLQ

ICON Foundation council member Min Kim speaks on hyperconnecting the world, the road to ICONSENSUS and what lies ahead.

ICONLOOP is working with Akamai Technologies Korea to bolster its digital security!#blockchain #security #ICONhttp://bit...
07/04/2019
ICONLOOP Tightens Up on Security

ICONLOOP is working with Akamai Technologies Korea to bolster its digital security!
#blockchain #security #ICON
http://bit.ly/2L4TuIv

ICONLOOP is cooperating with Akamai Korea to bolster security for monitoring and endpoints.

The #ICONinsider for this week breaks down the ICX rewards system and its possible consequences, including ICON inflatio...
06/27/2019
ICON Inflation Demystified

The #ICONinsider for this week breaks down the ICX rewards system and its possible consequences, including ICON inflation.

#ICON #cryptocurrency #inflation
http://bit.ly/2NiiPjT

Guest post by ICONSENSUS Ambassador Russell Shirey (@thelionshire), a member of P-Rep Candidate team Ubik Capital.

WOK, the utility token of blockchain-based advertising platform weBloc, is now a listed and tradable digital asset on VE...
06/27/2019
weBloc Exclusive: ICX-WOK Trading Pair Now on VELIC

WOK, the utility token of blockchain-based advertising platform weBloc, is now a listed and tradable digital asset on VELIC Financial -- also available as a WOK-ICX trading pair.

#ICON #ICX #blockchain
http://bit.ly/2NqWeBA

Singapore-based digital asset trading platform VELIC listed weBloc’s WOK, available as a WOK-ICX trading pair.

myID, a digital ID system developed by 아이콘루프 - iconloop, can potentially disrupt the overall digital identity ...
06/26/2019
Untact ID Service Gets Korea FSC Approval

myID, a digital ID system developed by 아이콘루프 - iconloop, can potentially disrupt the overall digital identity ecosphere.

#ICONLOOP #myID #ICON
http://bit.ly/2NoIzei

ICONLOOP’s myID has received approval from South Korea’s Financial Services Commission and granted exemption on licensing restrictions.

On today's guest post by William McKenzie, we do a deep dive into the synergistic relationship between #ICONLOOP and #IC...
06/25/2019
ICONLOOP’s Synergistic Relationship with ICON

On today's guest post by William McKenzie, we do a deep dive into the synergistic relationship between #ICONLOOP and #ICON.

#blockchain #korea
http://bit.ly/2NbNIGQ

How ICONLOOP and its independently developed blockchain engine, loopchain, encompass a synergistic relationship with ICON, ICONLOOP’s public blockchain project.

This week, ICON will be participating in two events in both Seoul and San Francisco. Here's a quick rundown:#blockchain ...
06/25/2019
Newsbyte: This Week in Events

This week, ICON will be participating in two events in both Seoul and San Francisco. Here's a quick rundown:

#blockchain #ICON $ICX
http://bit.ly/2Nm6ZFg

ICON will be participating in two events this week in both Seoul and San Francisco.

LINE just announced BitMax, which will enable the Japanese to trade cryptocurrency -- experts expect LINE to be able to ...
06/24/2019
ICON Partner LINE to Preempt Libra

LINE just announced BitMax, which will enable the Japanese to trade cryptocurrency -- experts expect LINE to be able to expand into blockchain-based payment engines and financial services, counting on synergy with LINE Pay, Japan’s most popular payment engine.

#cryptocurrency #blockchain #ICON
http://bit.ly/2Kwz7nf

LINE, Japan’s most popular messaging app and ICON partner, will reportedly launch a cryptocurrency exchange aimed at Japanese locals.

Here's how the Korean blockchain community responded to Facebook's #Libra announcement.#cryptocurrency #ICON #blockchain...
06/21/2019
Korea Reacts to Libra

Here's how the Korean blockchain community responded to Facebook's #Libra announcement.

#cryptocurrency #ICON #blockchain
http://bit.ly/2KtMRPn

There have been many different reactions to Facebook’s announcement of its Libra cryptocurrency. Here’s the Korean response thus far.

On today's #ICONInsider, we break down the recent ICON Incentives Scoring System (IISS) update into a nice infographic -...
06/21/2019
IISS Updates at a Glance

On today's #ICONInsider, we break down the recent ICON Incentives Scoring System (IISS) update into a nice infographic -- check it out!

#ICON #ICX #IISS #infographic
http://bit.ly/2IuKBFl

The Iconist gives a visual breakdown of the updates to ICON Incentives Scoring System.

Academic forgery is a big problem.#ICONLOOP has a great solution: 'broof'.#ICON #blockchain #ICX
06/19/2019
Fighting Academic Forgery With Broof

Academic forgery is a big problem.
#ICONLOOP has a great solution: 'broof'.
#ICON #blockchain #ICX

Forgery of academic credentials is a serious problem. Experts say that blockchain offers a solution by rendering data permanent and inalterable.

06/19/2019
Here are 2019’s Top 3 Crypto Wallets to Store Your ICX

Interested in getting ICX but don't know where to start? Here are the top 3 ICX wallets you should consider getting! 👇

#blockchain #ICON #cryptocurrency

So you’ve just gained interest in ICON, but don’t know which wallet is best suited for ICX? Don’t worry, we’ve done the research for you. And we even asked for the community’s input!

A partnership between Hello ICON World and @InfStones was just announced -- InfStones is expected to provide strategic r...
06/18/2019
ICON and Infinity Stones Partner for Strategic Consulting

A partnership between Hello ICON World and @InfStones was just announced -- InfStones is expected to provide strategic recommendations for ICON’s governance and economic structure.
#ICON #ICX #blockchain

http://bit.ly/2WNrZEv

In a recent Medium post, ICON announced a new partnership with Infinity Stones, a Silicon Valley-based company providing cloud management services and security solutions for blockchains.

When blockchain meets art (and neuroscience)... Today, we feature an exhibit that uses blockchain to visualize how much ...
06/18/2019
Finding the Subjective Values of Values

When blockchain meets art (and neuroscience)...
Today, we feature an exhibit that uses blockchain to visualize how much subjective value we put in abstract concepts such as freedom, peace, and love.

#blockchain #art #LuxAeterna
http://bit.ly/2wYXnp1

Artists transform brain waves into 3D abstract art representing human values, then sell them on the blockchain.

On today's #newsbyte, we look at ZenSports' recent announcement that in-game betting will now be made available! #sporti...
06/17/2019
In-Game Betting Now Available on ZenSports

On today's #newsbyte, we look at ZenSports' recent announcement that in-game betting will now be made available!
#sporting #betting #DApp
Read more below: http://bit.ly/2WKYjaX

Peer-to-peer sports betting DApp ZenSports has recently announced the launch of in-game betting.

"VELIC, ICON partner and security-focused crypto finance platform, has just announced via press release the addition of ...
06/14/2019
VELIC to Launch New Crypto-Loan Service

"VELIC, ICON partner and security-focused crypto finance platform, has just announced via press release the addition of a loan service starting this Tuesday, June 18th".

#newsbyte #ICON #VELIC #cryptocurrency
http://bit.ly/2WGFXrM

VELIC, ICON partner and security-focused crypto finance platform, has just announced via press release the addition of a loan service starting this Tuesday, June 18th.

More and more overseas cryptocurrency exchanges are entering the Korean market, yet Korean crypto exchanges are facing r...
06/14/2019
Why Korea is a Prime Market for Crypto Exchanges

More and more overseas cryptocurrency exchanges are entering the Korean market, yet Korean crypto exchanges are facing regulatory difficulties expanding abroad -- read more at today's #koreainsider 👇

#cryptocurrency #korea #blockchain
http://bit.ly/2wT4FuI

A lack of regulations makes Korea a perfect market for foreign exchanges to expand into.

"Just as the Internet-based digital revolution transformed existing industrial and technological paradigms, the blockcha...
06/13/2019
Blockchain is Shaking the Social Order

"Just as the Internet-based digital revolution transformed existing industrial and technological paradigms, the blockchain revolution is shaking the very social order itself".

Check out the translated version of the interview with Min Kim, previously on the Korea Times!

#ICON #ICX #blockchain #blockchainrevolution
http://bit.ly/2XLPnUc

Min Kim discusses the blockchain revolution in an interview with Munhwa Ilbo.

Check out this week's #KoreaInsider for some big developments regarding the use of blockchain in the Korea Post, KEPCO a...
06/12/2019
Korea’s Public Sector Goes On-Chain

Check out this week's #KoreaInsider for some big developments regarding the use of blockchain in the Korea Post, KEPCO and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

#publicsector #blockchain
http://bit.ly/2wQhKVy

Three Korean public sector projects get the blockchain treatment, plus more Korea blockchain stories.

In today's #newsbyte, we check out the work of ICONSENSUS ambassadors! Read on participatory democracy and ICONSENSUS be...
06/11/2019
On Participatory Democracy and ICONSENSUS

In today's #newsbyte, we check out the work of ICONSENSUS ambassadors! Read on participatory democracy and ICONSENSUS below.

#blockchain #democracy #ICON
http://bit.ly/2XBEJiV

Several ICONSENSUS ambassadors have already begun publishing content. Amongst them is Corey Costa, who has recently written about the P-Rep elections and rewards system encompassing ICONSENSUS.

Address

San Francisco, CA

Alerts

Be the first to know and let us send you an email when The Iconist posts news and promotions. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose, and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Contact The Business

Send a message to The Iconist:

Videos

Nearby media companies


Other Media/News Companies in San Francisco

Show All