Blockchain, NFT, and the metaverse: What is ‘web3’, the new internet age?

Blockchain, NFT, and the metaverse: What is 'web3', the new internet age?

A modern concept that stimulates both the technological and communication sphere, “Web 3” is being presented by its proponents as the new version of the Internet, more decentralized and based on “blockchain,” the technology behind NFTs and cryptocurrencies. “It seems more of a marketing statement than a fact at the moment,” however, Tesla’s president, Elon … Read more

Web3, blockchain, virtual reality… Five questions to find your way

Web3, blockchain, réalité virtuelle… 5 questions s

Since October 28, 2021 and the name change from Facebook to Meta, the metaverse has been on everyone’s lips. A concept with borders that are still porous, it is one of the elements of the ongoing technological and economic revolution. What is metaverse? Metaverse (from English “Metaverse”) is a term that first appeared in the … Read more

Blockchain to the Rescue – The 2024 Paris Olympics Will Be Conducted Using Web 3

Blockchain to the Rescue - The 2024 Paris Olympics Will Be Conducted Using Web 3

coding marathon The blockchain, thanks to its tamper-proof cryptographic block system, allows immutability of the data it contains. It also provides complete transparency in authorized exchanges. This technology is gradually being adopted by international institutions and governments. China, for example, farms its own digital yuan and takes advantage of the capabilities of the blockchain to … Read more

Blockchain, NFT, and the metaverse: What is ‘web3’, the new age of the Internet?

Blockchain, NFT, and the metaverse: What is 'web3', the new age of the Internet?

What is the evolution of the Internet that embodies “Web 3”? “Web 3” will be the third era in the history of the Internet, according to its defenders, Web 1.0, which prevailed from the beginning of the 1990s until the mid-2000s, and Web 2.0, dominant since the 2010s. It is embodied by representatives such as … Read more

Web3: France has its first dedicated fund

Web3 : la France se dote de son premier fonds dédié

Global venture capital firm Cathay Innovation and French fintech firm Unicorn Ledger have teamed up to launch an initial fund dedicated to Web3 — the country’s first dedicated fund for the sector. With a target size of €100 million, the Ledger Cathay Capital Fund will invest in Web3 entrepreneurs around the world, ranging from building … Read more

interview | How Shift Technology intends to improve decision making for insurance companies with data

Interview

Can you introduce Shift technology? Shift Technology is a company founded by Jeremy Gawech, David Dorleman and myself in Paris in 2013. The company provides the insurance industry with decision automation and optimization technology based on artificial intelligence and data science. This technology helps insurers in particular to detect fraud and recourse opportunities during claims, … Read more

TOKEN2049 Singapore, Asia’s largest Web3 event, has announced title sponsors

TOKEN2049 Singapour, le plus important événement consacré au Web3 en Asie, annonce ses sponsors en titre

TOKEN2049, Asia’s leading crypto conference, has announced sponsors for two high-profile titles as part of its highly anticipated debut in Singapore. Organized on September 28 and 29, 2022, this edition marks TOKEN2049’s first physical presence in Singapore. It will coincide with the 2022 Singapore Formula One Grand Prix, ahead of the race weekend. The main … Read more

SystemX Creates R&D Center Using Blockchain Xdev Computerworld

By creating the Eniblock Lab, a research and experimentation space dedicated to blockchain technologies, Blockchain Xdev and IRT SystemX want to respond to concrete industry challenges and use cases. The early stages of the joint roadmap focus on increasing the skills of Web3 developers and creating a self-sovereign digital identity (SSI). Conducting research and development … Read more

SystemX sets up a R&D center with Blockchain Xdev Computerworld

By creating the Eniblock Lab, a research and experimentation space dedicated to blockchain technologies, Blockchain Xdev and IRT SystemX want to respond to concrete industry challenges and use cases. The early stages of the joint roadmap focus on increasing the skills of Web3 developers and creating a self-sovereign digital identity (SSI). Conducting research and development … Read more