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Kyber Protocol and Republic Protocol team up with BitGo (a Goldman Sachs supported custody firm) to bring us WBTC aka "wrapped Bitcoin." The new ERC-20 token will run on the Ethereum blockchain and be directly...
BBVA and Santander Join EU Blockchain Platform
Spain-based banks BBVA and Banco Santander joined the E.U. International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications (IATBA) this week. IATBA is E.U. collaboration between 27 different countries across the continent. Their focus is largely on creating infrastructure to...
Ledger Unveils Nano X Bluetooth-Based Next Generation Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet
France-based startup Ledger has unveiled its latest hardware wallet with capabilities to manage cryptocurrencies. The wallet dubbed Ledger Nano X is actually a Bluetooth-powered wallet. This means that the wallet can be used...
After riding the late 2017 and early 2018 highs, the crypto investment community now faces the consequences of overblown hype and security issues, as they wait on Wall Street to adopt the digital currency market. Many...
Google wasn't the first to impose a cryptocurrency ad ban, and they won't be the last to start rolling it back either. Google stopped running cryptocurrency ads due to mistrust surrounding ICOs and general lack...
The crypto crackdown continues as law officials realize the unregulated nature of the decentralized marketplace. The U.K. Treasury Committee is now trying to take back the reigns on what they are now referring to as...
Chinese Internet Search Giant Baidu Launches Its Blockchain Based Photo Sharing Platform “Totem”
In order to incentivize and attract more users Chinese internet search engine giant ‘Baidu’ has recently launched a proprietary token for a whole new blockchain-based photo sharing and validating service. The search engine giant Baidu in...
Huobi Unveiled Huobi Cloud For Establishing And Operating Digital Assets Exchange
In a recent development, the Huobi Group made an announcement about launching a brand new platform named as "Huobi Cloud". According to the Company, this new platform will provide superior convenience to the users and...
Switzerland's blockchain startups are now primed to receive public funds thanks to new Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) license guidelines. The official FINMA press release was released Dec. 3 announcing the $100 million sky-high limit...
US Retail Giant Overstock To Pay Some Of Its 2019 Taxes In Bitcoin In Ohio
US-based retailer Overstock.com on January 3 revealed its plans to use Bitcoin to pay part of its business taxes in the state of Ohio. According to the plans published on the company’s website, Overstock will...