Hedera Hashgraph, the most used, sustainable, enterprise-grade public ledger for the decentralized economy, today announced the launch of the Hedera India Hackathon 2021, inviting young Indian minds to visualize and innovate solutions using the Hedera network services.

Launched in partnership with Lumos Labs, an innovation management firm in India, this hackathon spans four weeks and aims to encourage and empower innovators in the Web 3.0 space to ideate enterprise-ready blockchain solutions across three tracks — entertainment, sustainability, and finance. The hackathon invites developers who can develop innovative solutions utilizing Hedera’s services. The top three applications will be awarded prizes worth…


Indian investors, just like international investors, have poured billions of dollars into digital coins, as cryptocurrency exchanges are aiming to reshape the crypto industry in the country.

Many trading platforms or apps, which allow their clients to trade in cryptocurrency with ease, have emerged in the past few years. A few of them have now gained millions of clients trading on the platform, signaling the popularity of the digital asset in India.

In this article, we will discuss 5 best crypto exchanges in India in 2021, which gained popularity in the country:

WazirX


On September 14 and 15, at the Europe Convention Center Luxembourg, in the heart of Europe, a new edition of the global tech conference ICT Spring was held. Organized by Farvest, this two-day event composed of keynotes, roundtables, meetings, and networking allowed experts, managers, start-ups, and investors to meet and discuss topical issues and future trends in various sectors: ranging from FinTech to Space, including Cybersecurity, the digitalization of services, the Supply Chain and the development of the startups’ ecosystem at the international scale.

With 2.200+ people registered for this 2021 edition, 2350+ bilateral contacts made, 51 countries represented, 400+…


We had an opportunity to interview Tarusha Mittal, COO & Co Founder, OroPocket, and know about her vision and her company’s journey so far.

OroPocket is a universal investment platform on blockchain. Let’s dive into the interview question and answers we had with Tarusha Mittal, COO & Co Founder, OroPocket.

Please tell us about yourself and your journey in the crypto industry so far?

I have been working in the tech field for more than a decade now. The entrepreneurial bug bit me very early on and I’ve co-founded multiple tech ventures like Cloudrino, which is a cloud management and infra platform and Soul Machine Innovations, an artificial intelligence-driven customer and brand managing software…


India’s leading technical university, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), joins the Hedera Governing Council to expand its research footprint in distributed ledger technology

Hedera Hashgraph, the most used, sustainable, enterprise-grade public network for the decentralized economy, today announced the Indian Institutes of Technology Madras (IITM) as the newest member of its Governing Council. The globally renowned technology university joins a rotating council of up to 39 global organizations that are from a diverse array of industries and geographies, and each runs an initial network node that enables the decentralized governance model for the Hedera public ledger.

As a newly…


  • Mars Hackathon’ aims to strengthen and enhance the developer ecosystem in India
  • Winners of this two-month-long hackathon to gain incentives worth $35K

Filecoin, an innovative open-source cloud storage network in association with Interplanetary File System (IPFS), a unique peer-to-peer storage protocol, announced the launch of Mars Hackathon 2021.

Launched in partnership with Polygon, an Indian layer 2 Ethereum scaling solution and organized by Lumos Labs, an innovation management firm, this virtual hackathon spanning over two months is part of the larger Asia Hackathon Season 2021.

The Asia Hackathon Season is a multi-month Asia-focused hackathon series aimed at identifying, accelerating, and…


The lives of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer or questioning) people are worth challenging as society doesn’t even try to accept them appropriately.

While research has shown that members of the LGBTQ community report lower incomes and higher rates of poverty, increased food insecurity, higher unemployment, and greater vulnerability to homelessness than the general population, additional research is needed to examine LGBTQ people’s receipt of a range of crucial benefits that may help address those issues.

As emerging technologies such as crypto, blockchain, decentralized finance (DeFi), artificial intelligence (AI), and big data play an important role in the…


With one tap liquidation via UPI and minimum investment as low as INR 100 per day, AIP allows investors to grow their portfolios by investing in digital GOLD and SILVER and earn passive income without losing control of their holdings.

OroPocket, a fintech solution that tokenizes real-world assets like gold, silver, and other precious metals into digital assets, announced the launch of its latest product offering, an all-new way of saving money — the Auto Invest Plan (AIP). …


Bitfinex, a state-of-the-art digital token trading platform, will support U2F security keys, an open authentication standard, on Bitfinex Pay, a payment technology that allows online merchants a means of receiving contactless and borderless digital token payments.

Security keys are physical USB dongles from companies such as YubiCo that enable users to bypass the traditional app and text message-based two-factor authentication schemes with their six-digit codes by simply plugging the key into a computer or laptop.

Bitfinex users will be able to take advantage of the strong 2nd-factor authentication service when paying merchants that have the Bitfinex Pay widget. U2F provides…


  • Launched in partnership with Lumos Labs, their first India focussed hackathon aims to open the world of decentralized “Internet of Trusted Thing” (IOTT) to the Indian developer ecosystem;
  • Winners stand to gain incentives up to $16,000 in funding along with potential seed funding opportunities through IoTeX investor network and mentoring;
  • IOTEX is the leading IoT and Blockchain solution that connects smart devices to the real world; Join the Hackathon and be a part of the future

IoTeX, a leading decentralized, scalable, and EVM-compatible blockchain network for real world dApps and digital assets, today announced the launch of their first India…

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