Tag Archives: Crypto

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 …

The Best in Crypto – 5/31/18

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, May 30 Recent analysis of the crypto market (Cointelegraph). Central Bank Of Russia: Crypto Assets Do Not Pose Risk to Global Financial Stability Yesterday, the Central Bank of Russia released a report stating that crypto assets do not currently threaten global financial stability …

The Best in Crypto – 5/30/18

Swiss Aviation Services Company Launches Blockchain Pilot for Cargo Handling The head of global cargo operations at Swissport, Hendrik Leyssens, “said that blockchain could speed up transactions, improve security, and help reduce operational costs” (Cointelegraph) South Korea: Government Committee Plans to Make ICOs Legal Again According to Business Korea, a National Assembly committee claimed they …

The Best in Crypto – 5/29/18

German Prosecutors Sell Seized Crypto for Millions of Euro “Prosecutors in the German federal state of Bavaria have sold seized cryptocurrency worth €12 mln ($13.9 mln), the highest such sale in German legal history” (Cointelegraph). Bank of England: Central Bank Digital Currencies Can Jeopardize Commercial Banks The paper published by The Bank of England “argues …

The Best in Crypto – 5/26/18

Bitcoin’s Falling Price Nothing More Than Perception, Or Is There Manipulation? Analysis of the price fluctuation and factors involved (Cointelegraph). Chinese Blockchain Accelerator Offers Startups $ Mlns in Subsidies The Blockchain Industrial Park in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou is “aiming to attract blockchain space talent by offering individuals and startups generous incentives. Highly-qualified blockchain …