Month: June 2018

The Best in Crypto – 6/7/18

Andy Warhol Painting to Be Sold via Blockchain in ‘World’s First’ Crypto Art Auction Blockchain platform Maecenas will hold the “world’s first cryptocurrency art auction”, and will be selling Andy Warhol’s $5.6 million 14 Small Electric Chairs at UK fine art gallery Dadiani Syndicate (Cointelegraph). Swiss Bank Becomes First in Country to Offer Business Accounts …

The Best in Crypto – 6/6/18

World’s Largest Crypto Exchange Binance Invests in Blockchain-Based Esports Platform Binance is investing a blockchain-based esports voting platform, chiliZ, to provide the sports industry with a “fan-driven token ecosystem for traditional sports teams” (Cointelegraph). US: Gov’t Telecoms Agency Seeks Feedback on Blockchain for Its International Agenda The National Telecommunications and Information Administration wants stakeholders’ input …

The Best in Crypto – 6/5/18

Blockchain Startup Installs Crypto Point-of-Sale Devices in Indonesia Despite Regulations “Blockchain startup Pundi X has begun rolling out its cryptocurrency point-of-sales (POS) devices in Indonesia… A POS terminal is an electronic device used to process card or electronic payments at sales outlets. The idea behind the startup’s devices is to make digital currencies a medium …

The Best in Crypto – 6/2/18

EOS About to Secure a Record $4 Bln in Year-Long ICO “The highly-anticipated formal release of the accompanying software, which proponents claim will constitute a decentralized operating system for large-scale decentralized applications, will also see developers prepare token migration to new EOS wallets” (Cointelegraph). Singapore Startup Secures $12.3 Bln in Assets on Blockchain Platform Singapore-based …

The Best in Crypto – 6/1/18

Third Largest Crypto Exchange Launches Crypto-Based Exchange Traded Fund The third largest crypto exchange, by volume, Huobi is launching a crypto-based ETF called Huobi 10, which “will potentially help new users to gain exposure to the crypto markets by giving them a stake in a diversified basket of assets” (Cointelegraph). Alibaba-Founded Insurtech Firm Promotes Blockchain …