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The Best in Crypto – 6/21/18

Tech Giant Intel Partners With DApp Platform Enigma on Privacy Research Analysts Concerned About Crypto Mining Impact on AMD Share Price Winklevoss Brothers Score Another Crypto Investment Patent Bithumb Working With Other Crypto Exchanges to Recover Hacked Funds Bitcoin Trading Website Coinbase Faces SEC Complaints Over Missing Crypto  Why bitcoin made a comeback after the …

The Best in Crypto – 6/16/18

Italian Authorities Seize Bitcoin From BitGrail Wallets Following Court Order Following a court order by the Tribunal of Florence, the cryptocurrency exchange has announced that bitcoins stored in the firm’s wallets have been seized by Italian authorities (Cointelegraph). Bank of International Settlements to Publish New Crypto Research The Bank of International Settlements is dedicating two …

The Best in Crypto – 6/15/18

Walmart Awarded Patent for Crypto-Powered Energy Consumption Management System Filed in December 2017, the system is “designed to help companies better manage energy consumption and regulate demand on an electrical grid using a publicly distributed transactions ledger” (Cointelegraph). South Korea to Develop ‘Crypto Beach’, Modelled After Switzerland’s ‘Crypto Valley’ At a recent blockchain event in …

The Best in Crypto – 6/12/18

$Gold Robert “Goldfinger” likes Gold as a contrarian position Goldfinger is interviewed (ForexAnalytix). Wells Fargo bans credit card purchases of bitcoin Following the steps of other major banks, a spokesperson with the California bank confirmed the new policy, saying Wells Fargo would “continue to evaluate the issue as the market evolves,” and the move is …

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 …