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Factom Hackathon Recap

Factom Hackathon Recap

Jun 18th By Crystal Wiese In Hackathon

It has been a week since we kicked off the first hackathon exclusively hosted by Factom and we couldn’t be more proud of how it went. We learned a lot, we lost sleep and we spent this last week in retrospection. With over 100 attendees, we spotted some very bright, enthusiastic, and passionate developers who came to conquer paper.

Factom launches Milestone 3: Fully Autonomous Protocol

Factom launches Milestone 3: Fully Autonomous Protocol

May 3rd By Crystal Wiese In Company Updates

This is the third and final milestone for the Factom Blockchain Protocol as outlined in the white paper. 

The Problems with Blockchain

The Problems with Blockchain

Apr 4th By Jay Smith In Blockchain

We would like to take a moment to discuss the problems with blockchain, which might seem odd as we are a blockchain company. In truth, it was the problems we saw in the early stages of blockchain technology that led us to create the Factom Network.

DHS S&T Awards $199K to Austin Based Factom Inc.

Posted: June 20, 2016 By Tanner Evans

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) today awarded $199,000 to Factom Inc. based in Austin, Texas, to advance the security of digital identity for Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

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The Bitcoin Fee Event Cometh

Posted: June 17, 2016 By Tanner Evans In Bitcoin

As Bitcoin enthusiasts, we are excited to see the proliferation of people using bitcoin and blockchains in new and interesting ways, from payments to permanent records to enabling decentralized applications.

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Never Lose Your Child’s Birth Certificate

Posted: May 27, 2016 By Brian Deery

Readers have asked us: how we can secure private data publicly on a blockchain and also keep it private? Specifically, how would Factom “never lose your child’s birth certificate?”

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Factom Technical Update: Binaries v0.3.7

Posted: April 28, 2016 By Tanner Evans

We are thrilled to release new Factom binaries and installers. They are now available on GitHub for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 0.3.7.0 is an update touching primarily network improvements.

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