Blockchain Global, an Australian blockchain company, has announced today that it will be powering the world’s first NEM cryptocurrency (XEM) dedicated exchange platform for the NEM Foundation. While the common thread of most cryptocurrency exchanges today is bitcoin and often ether, the new exchange will be built exclusively for XEM. XEM is the world’s sixth […]
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Silicon Valley-based startup BitClave is going after the US$550 billion ads markets with a new blockchain-enabled search engine that promises end-users more control over their data. BitClave’s founder Alex Bessonov, the former chief security officer of LG Electronics, launched the venture in 2016 with the mission of transforming the relationship between businesses and customers using smart […]
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$110 million US indictment against BTC-e links back to MtGox scandal – “unplanned maintenance” looking to stretch out
In all the noise about the BTC-e shutdown and the arrest of Vinnik, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) are further showcasing the heavy-handed stance the US will take on all matters crypto. While this case may see long-awaited justice served, reading in-between the lines show implementations of an aggressive expansion of regulatory “safe guards” for crypto adopters in the US.
Yesterday Crypto Insider published a roundup of recent articles with practical advice to Initial Coin Offering (ICO) planners. The difference between your ICO and an IPO must be “BIG,” noted one of the articles, “or the SEC will come after you!” Later in the day the SEC said that ICOs should be subject to the same safeguards required in traditional securities sales.
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It’s taken the Bitcoin industry years to reach an agreement on how to best scale Bitcoin and begin the process of activating Segregated Witness, a solution which was originally proposed in December 2015. Despite extensive analysis from experts including Blockstack co-founder Ryan Shea which proved SegWit to be a secure and practical solution which solves […]
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A new collaboration has formed between the nation of Mauritius and ConsenSys, with the goal of transforming Mauritius into a blockchain technology hub – in other words, create an “Ethereum Island”.
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During a panel discussion on Bitcoin scaling at the recent State of Digital Money event in Los Angeles, the idea that a larger block size limit would lead to further centralization of bitcoin mining was debated by the four participants on the panel: Airbitz CEO Paul Puey, derivatives trader Tone Vays, Yours CEO Ryan X. […]
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