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Bitcoin rallying at $10000
Amidst bullish sentiments that digital assets will continue to benefit in this ongoing monetary stimulus and unprecedented, the world’s largest cryptocurrency yet again rallied above $10,000 for the first time since mid-February.At the time of writing the price of Bitcoin was $9,514.83 after...
Earlier today, Samsung announced that it would be integrating its highly anticipated blockchain wallet that can also be used for buying and selling of cryptocurrencies with the Winklevoss Twins Gemini app.As per sources close to the matter, individuals who have the Samsung Blockchain...
Blockchain Game Alliance
Earlier today, the Blockchain Game Alliance (BGA) made two major announcements as it named its official sponsors and its new president.The Blockchain Game Alliance (BGA) announced that its new sponsors include some big-name players as semiconductor firm Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), video game giants Ubisoft, digital currency makers Dai...
Lionel Messi dribbling
Earlier today, arguably the best football club in the world, Barcelona FC, announced a partnership deal with Chiliz, a leading blockchain company. Through this partnership with Blockchain platform Chiliz, the club where the current ballon d'Or winner, Lionel Messi plays his trade will offer its fans ‘Barça Fan Tokens’. FC Barcelona...
Blockchain will start an Economic Revolution says Sir Richard Branson
We first learned about Sir Richard Branson’s support for the revolutionary blockchain technology back on October 3rd, when the Virgin Group founder and billionaire entrepreneur stated that the revolutionary technology could potentially bring an “economic revolution” across several nations globally.In the latest segment earlier in the week, Sir Richard...
Bitcoin Skeptic loses his BTC wallet password says crypto investment is a bad idea
Just a week ago,  gold bug Peter Schiff who has a reputation for being a crypto skeptic was quick to say that investing in cryptos was a bad idea. The root of the matter was that he had apparently lost his password. Earlier today the crypto skeptic said that he...
Switzerland based regulated cryptocurrency bank expands its services to nine additional countries
Earlier today, SEBA, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency banks that is based out of Switzerland announced that its services will now be available in nine additional countries.As per a source closely following the matter, accredited customers and institutional investors holding accounts in SEBA can now operate in nine...
Google announces a partnership with a blockchain firm
Google, on Thursday, announced in a blog post that Ethereum app builders who make use of Google software will now be able to integrate data from sources outside the blockchain through a partnership with Chainlink. Chainlink is a company that provides on-ramps and off-ramps for information essential to run...
Nebula Genomics announces collaboration with EMD Serono
Nebula Genomics, a blockchain firm has announced its collaboration with EMD Serono. Merck KGaA's is called the biopharmaceutical business of EMD Serono. Merck KGaA is a German multinational pharmaceutical, chemical and life sciences company. Merck is also the oldest operating chemical and pharmaceutical company. This year, in January Merck...
The Blockchain Transparency Institute or the BTI spent the previous four months working on a new algorithm, designed to identify individual accounts on cryptocurrency exchanges that are involved in wash trading. The BTI, a group of researchers, aims to bring more transparency to the cryptocurrency market. After months of...
Earlier on Monday, 08 April, Kleinwort Hambros, a Societe Generale-owned private bank and wealth manager, announced the launch of an actively managed exchange-traded note (ETN) targeting the blockchain sector.The news was announced by the London-based bank on Monday, in which it said that its Luxembourg-listed ETN will invest in firms that could...
Swiss Blockchain Startup announces the appointment of Ex-NATO Secretary General
On Wednesday, 20th March, through a press release, Swiss blockchain identity network Concordium officially announced the appointment of former Danish prime minister and NATO secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen as a strategic advisor for the company.According to The Concordium Foundation, the controlling entity behind the Concordium Network that backs...
Ethereum co-founder on cryptocurrencies and blockchain
Many Cryptocurrency and Blockchain industry experts have recently heaped a lot of praise for the “astonishing” growth of both communities and the latest person to do so is the co-founder of Ethereum, Joseph Lubin, who is also the founder of ConsenSys, an incubator for Ethereum-centric start-ups and a blockchain...
Ripple(XRP) the third biggest cryptocurrency by the market cap which is associated with finance has created a new $100m fund which would be used to merge blockchain technology and video games.The companies in the blockchain industry have already been working in the video game industry and Ripple entry could...
Stock market expert Marc Faber makes his first investment in BTC
In what could be a significant uplift for the most famous digital asset, Bitcoin (BTC), earlier in the week, one certain Marc Faber announced that he is willing to give the digital asset a try after being a bitcoin skeptic for nearly a year. According to the stock market expert...
Alibaba aims to use Blockchain Technology in Complex Supply Chains
On Wednesday, March 6th, according to a report published by China’s largest state-owned newspaper, People’s Daily, in an interview, Liu Song, vice president of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, said in an interview that the company has held advanced talks regarding blockchain tech implementation for cross-border supply chains.According to Song, he said that in the future,...
Just a few weeks back Opera had announced the launch of its cryptocurrency-oriented browser on Android, and just a couple of days back, the firm went on to announce plans to introduce it on the iOS platform as well, meaning the app can now be used by iPhone and...
Ever since the beginning of 2019, the entire cryptocurrency space has witnessed some drastic changes as various established organizations like Banco Santander and JP Morgan dipping their toes into the cryptocurrency waters. As a result of which the Fin-tech, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain industry has constantly been making headlinesThe latest...
Recently, the Ethereum blockchain, known as the world’s second-largest by market value got its latest update in which two highly awaited upgrades namely St. Petersburg and Constantinople officially got activated without incident. At 19:57 (UTC), the sixth and seventh system-wide upgrades to the software, dubbed Constantinople and St. Petersburg, respectively,...
Following the closure of a $22 million seed round backed by arguably the most influential crypto investor Roger Ver, Switzerland-based Pangea Blockchain Fund has made its debut on to the crypto scene. Pangea made this announcement on Wednesday, 27th February wherein the company also mentioned that Copernicus Asset Management, a...
During a recent debate at CNBC, a top investor in the cryptocurrency space claimed that the price of bitcoin could nosedive to zero, with only the underlying technology is known as blockchain being the lone survivor.Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization faced a massive drop in the latter...
Ohio all set to become the first USA state that accepts Bitcoin as payment
Earlier in the week, a report published in The Wall Street Journal revealed that The state of Ohio would start accepting Bitcoin for Ohio business tax payments, reportedly starting from this week.As per reports, Ohio would be the first USA state to accept a cryptocurrency as the tax payment.In...