Chinese search engine Baidu has created a blockchain-based game called “Du Yuzhou” (The Universe) where users will receive “elements” to build their own planets while using blockchain features. It’s an “open blockchain interplanetary journey,” described as “a magical world made up of all kinds of rare elements” with each user having a “unique planet” that can be explored (Cointelegraph).
The payment affiliate of Chinese internet giant Alibaba, Ant Financial, has raised $14 billion, which will be used to further develop new technologies (Coindesk).
In a joint interview with Warren Buffet, the CEO of Wall Street investment bank J.P Morgan Chase said, “I– I don’t wanna be the bitcoin spokesman. You know, just beware” (Coindesk).
Irish broker discusses the possibilities for Bitcoin’s price (Forbes).
Bitcoin criticism, acceptance and success (Crypto Slate).
Two major cryptocurrency companies are “running towards” regulation: “Coinbase announced it would acquire securities dealer Keystone Capital Wednesday in a bid to become a fully SEC-regulated broker-dealer and Goldman Sachs-backed cryptocurrency platform Circle is reportedly seeking a federal banking license” (CNBC).