MetaX (adChain) Joins the IAB Tech Lab Blockchain Working Group

The IAB Tech Lab announced the formation of a blockchain working group on September 18, 2017. The roster of working group members as it currently stands: MetaX (adChain), NYIAX, Inc., Group M, and Kochava Inc. will devote resources towards the advancement and promotion of blockchain technology for digital advertising. With over 650 members, the IAB has been working to create industry standards and … 

 

MetaX/adChain Bring Blockchain Bootcamp for Advertising to Advertising Week

MetaX/adChain hosted the only blockchain event (#MetaXBootcamp) during Advertising Week NYC on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 1 – 5p.m. We were joined by a range of industry leaders from top brands, agencies, ad tech partners, publishers and more. Following the bootcamp, MetaX/adChain also hosted the first blockchain and advertising cocktail meet-up. To watch the … 

 

adChain Slack to transition to Rocket.Chat

Hello adChain community, We have made the decision migrate over to rocket.chat to mitigate phishing attacks. We will keep the Slack channel open for 2 weeks and we will close the channel on October 3. Please head to https://chat.adchain.com/ to sign up for the NEW adChain rocket.chat!      

 

Slack Channel Phishing Alert

[OFFICIAL ALERT] Dear adChain Community Members, The adChain slack channel has been experiencing a wave of phishing attacks over the past few days. As a result, we have temporarily halted our slack inviter until we land on a solution to mitigate the attacks. We understand this is an inconvenience, not only to our slack channel, … 

 

adChain Registry Private Testing

On Saturday, September 9th, the adChain Registry was tested at the MetaX HQ in Santa Monica, Calif. MetaX invited a select group of 15-20 participants to test the UI/UX design of the adChain Registry and provide feedback on their experience. Led by Miguel Mota, a senior software developer from MetaX, and Mike Goldin, a software … 

 

Catching up with Fred Askham of IMM

MetaX was able to collaborate with Fred Askham, Director of Analytics at Ideas Made Measurable (IMM), to discover a digital agency’s perspective on blockchain. Read along to learn about how Askham’s team handles big data and plans on integrating blockchain to solve every day issues in the industry. …As a data-driven agency, we are encouraged … 

 

First CryptoBeach Event

CryptoBeach had its first event last Thursday, August 24 at 7p.m. PST at the MetaX HQ! The night started out with Brock Pierce discussing his knowledge of Bitcoin, Ethereum, token sales, and the legalities behind it all. The audience was able to ask questions and learn more about the EOS project as well. He reminded … 

 

Upcoming Event: CryptoBeach Ft. Brock Pierce

What is CryptoBeach you may ask? A cool kids Meetup club for those interested in cryptocurrency, blockchains, smart contracts, etc. on the Westside of town. We hope to have monthly Meetups with special guests and different types of discussions open to the audience to create room for ideas to develop. Whether you are currently working … 

 

adChain Registry Moving Forward

Hello everyone! The moment you have all been waiting for is here: the adChain Registry Dev Kickoff has started! Written by the ConsenSys software developer, Mike Goldin, we share the next steps within the adChain Registry development as well as details on the all star team behind it. The post also points to a roadmap … 

 

Great Night at Titans of Crypto

MetaX HQ and Guardian Circle hosted Titan of Crypto’s Los Angeles meetup last night, Thursday, July 27, at 7p.m. PST. The event was a lightning style format; anyone in the audience was able to signup and share about crypto-related projects, news, and/or topics of their choice for five minutes followed by a two minute Q&A. …