Storj News

Storj is a decentralized system of distributed object storing, which keeps information encrypted. Storj is based on Bitcoin’s blockchain technology and peer-to-peer protocol in order to provide safe and efficient cloud storage. Besides that, the cloud storage company has issued its own Storj tokens (STORJ) similar to other cryptocurrencies. The main idea of the Storj coin is to allow users to lease unused space on a hard drive as a way to gain profit. The Storj ICO was conducted in 2017 and, before the ICO, the project had been becoming more and more popular, with Storj’s price growing more than 10 percent. The company also offers two types of Storj wallets for cryptocurrency, one of which is based on blockchain and the second option is available at Freewallet. Storj mining happens when space on a hard drive is leased.
Blockchain-based cloud network Storj has announced a program to provide free storage to organizations researching COVID-19.
Storj Launches Free Storage Program for Coronavirus Research
Samuel Haig
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With Chinese President Xi Jinping recently showcasing support for blockchain, local media is seemingly changing its sentiment toward crypto.
China Walks Back Hardline Media Rhetoric Toward Crypto and Blockchain
Shiraz Jagati
The alphanet of decentralized file hosting protocol Filecoin will be launched tomorrow, with the testnet expected on Dec. 11 and mainnet in Q1 2020.
Filecoin Testnet to Launch in December — Mainnet in Q1 2020
Adrian Zmudzinski
Investing in cryptocurrencies is a risky business, but there are strategies you can use to limit the chance of disaster.
Managing Enormous Risk: Bitcoin and Altcoin Investment Strategies
Frisco d'Anconia
Blockchain is extraordinary technology, but may not be appropriate for storing large files, other data.
Is Blockchain Technology Really the Answer to Decentralized Storage?
Frisco d'Anconia
Start up sitcom Silicon Valley’s made up product, ‘Pied Piper’ has come to fruition thanks to Blockchain technology.
Sitcom Silicon Valley’s Pied Piper is Now Real Thing Thanks to Blockchain
Darryn Pollock
Cointelegraph caught up with James Prestwich, Storj Co-Founder, an open source and cloud storage platform, that can’t be censored, monitored or have downtime.
Decentralizing Data Storage With Storj: 10 Times Faster, 50 Percent Cheaper
Alicia Naumoff
Developers behind the decentralized cloud storage, Sia, have just released their most stable version yet: Sia v1.0.3.
Sia v1.0.3 Comes Out, Aims At Revolution in Blockchain Cloud Storage
Walid Dib

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