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...
Samsung Seeks Trademark In UK For Cryptocurrency Wallet
South Korea-based tech company Samsung is allegedly seeking a trademark in the UK for a crypto wallet, as per the company’s filing dated December 27 with the UK Intellectual Property Office.
Litecoin Foundation Partners UFC Octagon In New Sponsorship Deal
The Litecoin Foundation has reportedly aligned with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) as it aims to promote the adoption of cryptocurrency. The UFC which is the leading mixed martial arts organization will be seen...
Bitcoin Private: Researchers Proclaim Fraudulent Inflation
After researchers from Coinmetrics.io recently uncovered of what they believed should be the output from the supply curve of the ZClassic/Bitcoin hybrid cryptocurrency, there are chances of Bitcoin Private’s development team to be...
Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange Is Now Offering Crypto Insurance
Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) has recently announced the launch one of the first insurance coverage policy for digital assets. The token sale and crypto exchange first launched in July 2018. Now they are...
The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is investing in six different blockchain startups all over the globe from their $17.9 million venture fund, an arm of their tech-focused Office of Innovation....
Payment giant Mastercard has filed a new patent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to help make transactions anonymous on the blockchain. The design will use intermediary addresses to disguise...
Ripple and NEM Team Up to Start EU Blockchain Association
In an effort to get into government regulators' good graces, Ripple and NEM have launched an official Blockchain Association in the European Union (EU). The blockchain companies have joined forces to represent the growing tech...
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...
Amazon Unveils Two New Blockchain Products
Despite the cryptocurrency market crash, Amazon has announced two new blockchain products at the re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this Wednesday (Nov. 28). The ecommerce Goliath will be offering Amazon Quantum Ledger Database and Amazon...