Russia’s Finance Ministry Proposed Three Tiers of Russian Cryptocurrency Regulation

Russia’s Finance Ministry Proposed Three Tiers of Russian Cryptocurrency Regulation

The Russia cryptocurrency market is about to change, as the country’s legislative body is ready to adopt new rules. Russia’s Finance Ministry has proposed a new approach to cryptocurrency, in which crypto-assets...
IBM Hints to Team Up With Facebook for Project Libra

IBM Hints to Team Up With Facebook for Project Libra

Project Libra gets more supporters as the general manager of IBM’s blockchain services has expressed the firm’s willingness to supporting Facebook, during a recent interview with CNBC For over a century now,...
By 2020, 25,000 French Retail Stores To Accept Bitcoin

By 2020, 25,000 French Retail Stores To Accept Bitcoin

By early 2020, support for Bitcoin payments will be launched at over 25,000 sales points for 30 French retailers, including sportswear giant Decathlon and cosmetics store Sephora. French crypto news outlet Cryptoglobe...
Verizon Gets Patent for Blockchain-Based Virtual SIM Cards

Verizon Gets Patent for Blockchain-Based Virtual SIM Cards

Leading communications and technology company Verizon has been awarded a patent for using virtual subscriber identity modules (vSIMs) for customers’ devices. A filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office on...
HTC’s Blockchain Phone, Exodus 1 Now Supports Bitcoin Cash

HTC’s Blockchain Phone, Exodus 1 Now Supports Bitcoin Cash

Native support for bitcoin cash is coming to HTC’s blockchain phone. Today, HTC announced its partnership with Bitcoin.com to add bitcoin cash support for its Exodus 1 blockchain phone. The new function...
DLT Resolution Launches DLT Telecom in Canada and the United States

DLT Resolution Launches DLT Telecom in Canada and the United States

DLT Resolution Inc. (OTC: DLTI), a Distributed Ledger Technology (“Blockchain”) Data Management, Information Technology and Telecommunications company, is pleased to announce its telecom services will now be rebranded as DLT Telecom. In...
FairMoney Raises 10M Euros to Reshape Mobile Banking in Nigeria & Beyond

FairMoney Raises 10M Euros to Reshape Mobile Banking in Nigeria & Beyond

Paris-based financial tech (fintech) startup, FairMoney has closed a 10 million-euro Series A round of investment. The round was led by Flourish, a venture of The Omidyar Group, the partners of DST...
Fintech StreetShares Offers Public Demonstration of It's Lending-as-a-Service (LaaS) Platform

Fintech StreetShares Offers Public Demonstration of It’s Lending-as-a-Service (LaaS) Platform

Fintech StreetShares to provide a public demonstration of the StreetShares Platform, a lending-as-a-service (LaaS) technology, at Finovate on Sept. 23, 2019 in New York City. StreetShares Platform allows community banks and...
BIS Paper Makes Case for ‘Embedded’ Regulation in Blockchain Markets

BIS Paper Makes Case for ‘Embedded’ Regulation in Blockchain Markets

Research from the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), often dubbed the “bank for central banks,” has come out in favor of building regulation into blockchain-based financial markets. A working paper authored by...

Coinbase-Backed ConsenSys Alum Aims to Build GitHub for Web3

Although most developers use GitHub to organize and share open-source code, funds like Coinbase Ventures, Distributed Global and Digital Currency Group are betting on a crypto-native alternative. Former ConsenSys token guru Harrison...