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Bank of Lithuania Envisions Future Cross-Industry Blockchain Platform
The Bank of Lithuania has revealed ambitious long-term plans to develop its blockchain platform for use beyond the financial services sector.
China: Congressman calls for a blockchain fund to tap "new economic potential" and bolster employment
China's leaving no stones unturned in its apparent motive to become a global blockchain leader.
Interoperability Platform to Use Telos Tech for Cross-Chain Transactions
Transledger's platform enables inter-blockchain communication allowing cross-chain transactions to speed up decentralized exchanges and give Bitcoin the features of smart contracts.
VideoCoin Adds Cash Payments and Rewards in Bid to Take On AWS
Announced Tuesday, Minor's VideoCoin platform, which draws on dormant computing resources to process streamed video, is adding fiat payment rails as the project looks to move beyond the limited sphere of crypto and blockchain tokens.
Tencent Is Pouring $70B Into New Tech Including Blockchain
Chinese internet giant Tencent is looking to invest heavily in new technologies like blockchain as it looks to move past the effects of the coronavirus epidemic.
Samsung's New Chip to Secure Crypto Transactions on Mobile Devices
South Korean electronics corporation Samsung continues its commitment to crypto technology with its latest security chip.
RBI Says No Restrictions on Banks Providing Accounts to Crypto Traders
India's central bank, the Reserve Bank of India, seems to finally be clarifying its stance on financial services for cryptocurrency-related businesses.
Australian University Launches Blockchain Postgraduate Program With IBM
Australian research university RMIT announced two postgraduate programs in cybersecurity and blockchain.
Twitter Bitcoin Mentions Now Almost Exactly Mimic Market Cap Dominance
Bitcoin the most mentions on Twitter may seem logical - but the reason behind it may be more calculated than many imagined.
Thailand Turns to Blockchain to Boost Renewable Energy Push
Thailand is teaming up with a blockchain firm to encourage peer-to-peer trading of renewable energy.
New Ripple app wants users to "be their own bank," exchange currencies on XRP Ledger
An application built on XRP Ledger by a team funded by Xpring is looking to make a splash in the XRP community, courtesy of their Xumm mobile app.
Indian Crypto Exchange CoinDCX Raises $2.5M From Polychain Capital, Coinbase Ventures
India's largest cryptocurrency exchange, CoinDCX, has secured a $2.5 million strategic investment led by Polychain Capital with support from Coinbase Ventures.
This trend amongst Chainlink investors might give the crypto a serious boost
Parabolic uptrends in the crypto market tend to be short-lived and followed by immense selloffs, but Chainlink has been able to buck this trend - being one of the few altcoins that has been able to post steady gains over the past year.
Here's what was behind Bitcoin's sharp market health decline seen this week
This price plunge has also caused the cryptocurrency to see a sharp downturn in its market health over a one-week period.
Indian Crypto Exchange CoinDCX Secures Additional $2.5M Investment
CoinDCX, India's largest cryptocurrency exchange, announced that it had raised $2.5 million from investors including Polychain Capital and Coinbase Ventures, the investment arm of crypto exchange Coinbase.
Spike in BTC Exchange Inflow Preceded Bitcoin Price Correction to $8.6K
The initial drop of Bitcoin below $9,000 coincided with a massive inflow of BTC into exchanges and Bitcoin on-chain data indicates key players were selling over the weekend.
Louisiana Might Soon Offers a License to Bring Crypto Business Back
The Louisiana BitLicense is closer than you might think.
Jobless South Korean University Graduates Are Increasingly Interested in Blockchain
Can blockchain cure the country's job creation woes?
Bitcoin Core dev: It will take almost infinity years to "crack" a BTC address with a GPU
Image from the user "MasterChangz," indicating he is testing 600 million private keys each second with a graphics card to try and hack a Bitcoin wallet.
Is Blockstream's Liquid Network an Attempt to Compete for Tokens with Ethereum?
At Consensus Distributed on May 12, Blockstream presented Lightnite, a Fortnite-like game that uses the Liquid Network for storing non-fungible tokens representing game items.
Visa Approves New DeFi-Enabled Crypto Card in EU and UK
In order to build a bridge between traditional finance and emergent assets like Bitcoin, a Swiss crypto startup called Eidoo has introduced a new Visa crypto debit card that uses regulated stablecoins for crypto-to-fiat conversion.
Ransomware Attacks Are Exploding in the Education Sector
A Verizon report highlights the growing number of ransomware attacks across educational services.
Ahead of Ethereum 2.0 Launch, 3 Key Metrics Point to ETH Price Surge
The Ethereum developer community is nearing the launch of Ethereum 2.0, a major multiyear milestone for the blockchain network.
Price Analysis 5/25: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, BNB, EOS, XTZ, ADA
BTC/USDBitcoin broke below the uptrend line on May 24.
Tether Unseats XRP As Third-Largest Crypto, Dwarfing Its Volume 25:1
Listen to article Tether has overtaken XRP to become the third largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, as Ripple fails to gain adoption amongst retail investors.
Ex-Goldman Sachs exec: Whether the US dollar falls or rallies, Bitcoin will explode higher
For the longest time, a common narrative in the Bitcoin market has been that if the U.S. dollar rallies, the price of BTC will fall - just as the price of gold normally trends higher on a weak dollar.
Libra Exec Hirings Suggest Commitment to Anti-Crypto Regulations
Following a big-time update to its white paper in mid-April, the Libra Association has over the past couple of weeks made a string of striking new additions to its core governance team, including appointing Robert Werner as its general counsel and Stuart Levey as its CEO. Before joining the Libra Association, Werner served as the director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, known as FinCEN, as well as holding a number of top leadership positions at financial firms such as HSBC, Goldman Sachs and Merrill Lynch.
Switzerland Denies $103 Million of COVID-19 Relief for Crypto Valley
Listen to article The Swiss government has denied a 100 million franc request by the Canton of Zug for use in keeping local crypto companies afloat, according to local newspaper Tages-Anzeiger.
FOMO Risk? THETA Outpacing Bitcoin With 1000% Gains Since March Crash
One of the biggest gainers is Theta Token, which gained 1,000% since the crash on Black Thursday, March 12.
Zcash's First Halving May Solve Its Inflation Problem
Bitcoin, the biggest cryptocurrency by market value, underwent its third halving on May 11, which reduced the reward per block mined to 6.25 bitcoin from 12.5.