NEM.io Foundation Ltd Gets Going

We are happy to report that 2016 had been a hive of activities. We needed to do a lot of ground marketing, the hard way of course, and at the same time, we needed to ensure that the online dissemination of information had to be up to date. Short of…

Apostille vs Factom

Recently the new NEM Apostille White Paper was released, a document which explains and demonstrates the technology behind a brand new notarization and timestamping system natively implemented in the NEM Blockchain. NEM is one of the top 10 blockchains (by marketcap) worldwide and has been recognized by the Chinese government…

NEM/Mijin Blockchain Technology Briefing January 2017

Executive Summary NEM is an open source blockchain project that first started in January, 2014. A project that was developed from the ground up using Java, it is undergoing a second iteration in order to enhance its performance. The NEM blockchain solution is a peer-to-peer platform technology that comes in…

NanoWallet Version 1.2.2. Released - Apostille Updated

NanoWallet has been released in its newest version 1.2.2. NanoWallet is a secure, light and fast wallet offering not just transactions and messaging but unique services such as multisig and NEM´s brand new service Apostille. It celebrated its premier release on the NEM blockchain and is the…

Export Wallet from NCC to NanoWallet

More and more attention is being paid to NanoWallet with new features being added to it like Changelly Instant Exchange and the Apostille blockchain notarization service. We plan to make NanoWallet the main supported desktop client in the future, so here is a short tutorial about how to export/import…

Android Wallet Release

Today the NEM team announces the release of the Android wallet. Below is a tutorial and introduction. The iOS app is in late stages of development and will be ready soon. The new apps work in conjunction with the recently released NanoWallet. The mobile app allows users to make and…

NEM Update 0.6.82. Lower Fees and New API.

NEM will be updating its software to version 0.6.82. This release will bring a new and lower fee schedule and will also introduce a new API for looking up a transaction by hash which is used in the new Apostille module in NanoWallet. NEM will also increase its…

NEM Apostille - Blockchain Notarizations that are Transferable, Updatable, Branded, and Conjointly Owned

With the release of NanoWallet, NEM is introducing its first version of Apostille, a second-generation blockchain notarization service. The word “Apostille” was popularized during the Hague Convention of 1961 in an agreement signed by 112 countries to make Apostilles the official form of international notarizations. The NEM blockchain and Apostille…

Changelly Addon for NanoWallet and How to Add Modules to NanoWallet

The NanoWallet was finally released in a beta stage this September with many new features previous wallets never had. One such feature was easy extensibility via add-ons. One community developer, Nikhil, decided to see just how easy it was to create an add-on for the NanoWallet. The rest of this…

DF starts Cross-chaining and Designs KYC

Today, something important happened here. After months of quiet planning, design, and development, Dragonfly has successfully managed to send crypto from the NEM testnet to a mijinnet, and vice versa. By extension, this means we are able to send crypto from any blockchain to any blockchain within the NEM ecosystem,…

State of NEM: September 2016

Every month a lot of NEM-related news happens, and there is always a lot to talk about regarding it. As such, "The State of NEM" will quickly go over everything new that happens so that you can stay in touch with the project. Enjoy. NanoWallet Testnet Release The NanoWallet is…

How to Store Your XEM Securely

How to Store Your XEM Securely This guide is aimed at beginners If you bought your first XEM, your next step is to send them to your account to store them. In this guide you will learn how to choose the type of your account. We differentiate between short-term and…

How to “Mine” XEM

Do you want to mine XEM? Fortunately NEM uses a new and improved consensus method called POI that is ultra-light and energy efficient. For more about havesting on NEM (NEM's version of mining) please visit the following blogs. What is Proof-of-Importance (POI) and Why Is It Better, and What Is…

How Do I Get Importance on the NEM Blockchain?

One of the most asked questions in various crypto-related chats is how Proof-of-Importance works. There's already an article on that, so you should read that article here if you haven't already. After learning what PoI is, most people will then ask the next logical question: "How do I get importance?…

How or Where to Do I Get XEM?

What is NEM? If you don’t know already, NEM is so much more than yet another cryptocurrency. NEM is a full blockchain platform for messaging, payments, custom assets, and a whole lot more. For more information about NEM you can read this blog post. What is XEM? XEM is…

Relationship Between NEM/Mijin/Catapult

Japanese There has been some buzz recently amidst the announcement of an alliance between NEM and Mijin leading users and developers to ask what does this mean for the future of NEM. NEM is an advanced, bitcoin 2.0+ system that has been in development since January of 2014. NEM…