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Codex Crypto Live Art Auction Raises Over $190,000 for Blockchain Charity

A cryptocurrency and decentralized registry for unique assets has announced that it has raised over $190,000 at a live art auction, which will be donated to the Foundation for Arts & Blockchain. Live Art Auction Raises $140,000 for Unique Cryptokitty Over the weekend, Codex Protocol, a decentralized title registry for the $2 trillion arts & collectibles (A&C) ecosystem, which includes art, fine wine, collectible ...

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Crypto Technology Gives Art Dealers an Edge in International Sales

Artwork and cryptocurrency are more alike than most will realize at first think. Both are somewhat conceptual by nature, they have a value that can vary greatly according to the taste of the times and they remain outside of the mainstream commerce. This may be why some online companies are finding ways to integrate the two. Cryptocurrency Payment Systems Bring ...

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Online Art Auctioneer To Launch Art Authentication Service Based On Blockchain

American online art auctioneer Paddle8 and The Native, a Swiss tech company, are launching a blockchain-based art authentication service, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported May 4. Paddle8 will offer a digital certificate, or P8Pass, for each of the thousands of artworks sold online and encode this information on the Bitcoin blockchain. P8Pass is a digital certificate with data encoded continuously onto ...

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Verisart: Using Blockchain to Verify the Authenticity of Art

British contemporary artist Philip Colbert has long been considering creating his own catalog system to prove the authenticity of his expanding collection: enter Rob Norton, the founder of Verisart, a U.S.-based startup that’s using blockchain to verify the authenticity of artwork. As we know, blockchain creates an immutable record of every transaction — whether it be art, labor and land, or cryptocurrencies. ...

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How Dash Can Revolutionize Sports, Art, and Charity

Before breaking into the budding cryptocurrency industry, I had a decade-long professional career in the nonprofit world, mostly focused around educational and ideological organizations. Most of my time there was spent in fundraising, acting as the go-between for donors seeking to do good, and those actually doing the good. Over time I was struck by the oddness and inefficiency of ...

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Aditus Pay Rolled Out at Art Stage Singapore 2018 – The Merkle

At Asia’s biggest art show, Art Stage, Aditus successfully rolled out their alpha version of their platform which gave buyers the power to pay for art with cryptocurrency. Aditus’s role during the art showing demonstrates a natural progression towards bridging purveyors of Southeast Asian artworks with crypto-affluents. As part of the platform, Aditus Pay is enabling visitors to purchase artworks ...

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How Will Blockchain Technology Affect The Art World

Innovations in technology have always resulted in changes in the way art is created and presented. Woven canvas resulted in mobile paintings, photography allowed for abstract compositions, electric light brought new ideas in color theory and now Blockchain technology is inspiring digital works. Art and technological innovation are inseparable As industry begins to implement Blockchain ledger technology to make business run ...

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O Bitcoin, Where Art Thou?

Bloomberg posits that criminals are leaving Bitcoin to adopting faster, cheaper, and more privacy-centered coins, citing a study conducted by Recorded Future. Over the past year, Bitcoin has lost usage and market cap dominance to the tune of 50%, according to Coinmarketcap.com due to long transaction times and high transaction fees. Recorded Future argues that Litecoin and Dash are among Bitcoin’s ...

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Bytecoin Updates Its Software with the Most State of the Art in the World for Anonymous Cryptocurrencies

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Art and Blockchain: Revolution in Art Collecting | News

The art market is on the threshold of big changes that can be brought with Blockchain technologies. Blockchain suggests the decision for the key stumbling blocks of art market such as questions of provenance, transparency, copyright, ownership, valuation and authenticity of art. The actuality is provided by growing online art sales – $3.75 bln in 2016, which was an 8.5 ...

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