Monday, July 22, 2019

Blockchain Project Aims to Apportion and Tokenize the Moon

A new blockchain project has launched a registry that would divvy up and tokenize portions of the lunar surface

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‘Open to Massive Fraud’ — British MP Wants to Probe Facebook’s Libra

Damian Collins, a senior official at the British Parliament, said that Libra will be open to massive fraud

Mercedes Parent Firm is Building a Crypto Hardware Wallet for Cars

Daimler, the corporation behind Mercedes-Benz, partnered with blockchain startup Riddle & Code to provide an open car hardware wallet solution

Watch Out Ripple, SWIFT Says Its Fastest Remittance is Down to 13 Secs

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications announced a successful trial of instant cross-border transfers in Asia

Bitcoin Network Now 8 Times More Powerful Than It Was at $20K Price

Bitcoin sets another hash rate record as figure nudges 80 TH/s

Bitcoin Price Shuns Volatility as Analysts Warn of Potential Drop to $7,000

Brief crypto market stability won’t last, say forecasters

South Korea Establishes Special Task Force to Prevent Cryptocurrency-Related Crimes

The South Korean Supreme Prosecutors' Office (SPO) has announced the establishment of a task force to fight cryptocurrency-related fraud and crimes. The development was...

Russia’s Prime Minister: Bear Market Is Not a Reason to Bury Cryptocurrencies

The massive 2018 bear market is not a reason to bury crypto, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev claimed in a speech at the Gaidar...

Canadian Regulator Introduces New Rules for Crypto Mining

Régie de l’énergie, the energy regulator of the Canadian province of Quebec, has released new rules for cryptocurrency miners. The development was announced by...

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New Platform Says It Enables Regular and Advanced Users to Create Their Own Crypto Fund

A company says its vision is to enable everyone to create their own crypto fund with just a few clicks and make their trading...

Biotech Company-Turned-Mining Firm Riot Blockchain Reports 2018 Net Loss of $58 Million

Biotechnology company turned mining firm Riot Blockchain reported a 2018 net loss of about $58 million in its financial report released on April 2. Per...

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Binance Coin, Stellar, Tron, Cardano: Price Analysis, March 22

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and...

Swiss Multi-Billion Dollar Bank Vontobel Launches Regulated Crypto Custody

Switzerland’s major private investment bank Vontobel has launched a crypto custody solution targeting banks and asset managers, according to an official press release published...

Demand for Legal Experts With Blockchain Tech Knowledge is High, Report

Demand for legal experts with blockchain technology knowledge is high, according to Major, Lindsey & Africa managing director Brian Burlant, who recruits for law...

Netherlands: Bitcoin Trader Attacked in His Home

A Bitcoin (BTC) trader has been attacked in his home in the Netherlands by a group of robbers disguised as the police, local news outlet De Telegraaf reported on Feb. 23. A 38-year Tjeerd H. was...

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Cornell Uni’s Emin Gun Sirer Debuts Ava Blockchain Following $6 Million Investment

Emin Gun Sirer, a professor at Cornell University and a major global blockchain expert, will launch his own cryptocurrency and blockchain network, Bloomberg reported...

Japanese IT Giant Fujitsu Completes Test of Blockchain Electricity Sharing Project

Japanese IT firm Fujitsu has successfully trialed a blockchain-based solution to address inefficiencies in electricity surplus management, the company confirmed in a press release...

How Security Tokens Can Prevent an Impending Financial Crisis

Many economists argue that the root causes of the 2008 global financial crisis have yet to be addressed comprehensively, or that measures taken have...

Spanish Car Manufacturer SEAT Joins Alastria Consortium to Develop Blockchain Products

Spanish automobile manufacturer SEAT has joined Alastria consortium to work on the development of blockchain-based products. Cointelegraph in Spanish reported the news Jan. 16. Founded...

The Implications of Fusing 5G and Blockchain

Analysts have been anticipating the implications of the Internet of Things (IoT) for several years. However, there have been two main impediments to its...

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A Guilty Verdict, Impatient Creditors and a Resurrecting Movement: Mt. Gox Saga Continues

It is one of the biggest cryptocurrency hacks of all time and still remains the biggest Bitcoin (BTC) hack the world has ever seen. The...

Coinbase Deposits for UK Users Now Take 10 Days, Must Be Over £1,000

Coinbase quiet on motivation for cancelling U.K. Faster Payments support

Live Streaming Startup YouNow Files SEC Filing for Compliant Token Earning for App Users

Live streaming startup YouNow, which created the decentralized digital video ecosystem Props in 2017 and is backed by Union Square Ventures, has filed a public offering...

Web Server Security Firm Cloudflare Announces Launch of Ethereum Gateway

Web server security service firm Cloudflare announced the launch of its Ethereum gateway in a blog post on June 19. Per the announcement, the gateway —...

A Brief History of the SEC’s Reviews of Bitcoin ETF Proposals

It may span only a couple of years, but the history of Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)...

Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Tron, Stellar, Bitcoin SV, Cardano: Price Analysis, Feb. 4

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading...

DeFi and Credit on the Blockchain: Why Loans Are Better When They’re Decentralized

Decentralized loans: more accessible, more transparent and more controllable

SBI’s Crypto Exchange SBIVC Achieves Profits in First Fiscal Year, Considers STO

New Japanese crypto exchange SBI Virtual Currencies (SBIVC) achieved profitability in the first year of its launch, Cointelegraph Japan reports on April 26. SBIVC exchange, launched...

Former Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles Declares Innocence in Final Argument

Mark Karpeles — the former CEO of now-defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox — has affirmed that he is not guilty in the final argument for...