Privacy coin Beam has revealed plans to incorporate a Mimblewimble lightning network.
Altcoin Beam Announces Plans to Incorporate Mimblewimble Lightning Network China: New Guidance to Implement Blockchain in Agriculture Finance Sector
The Chinese government has issued official guidance on applying blockchain technology in the agriculture finance sector.
IBM Launches Blockchain Platform on Cloud Service in Melbourne
IBM’s blockchain platform is now available out of its data center in Melbourne, Australia.
Medical R&D Alliance Expands Blockchain Project to Include Data Sharing
A medical research and development alliance has expanded its blockchain project to include healthcare data management.
Investing App Invstr Launches Cryptocurrency Index
Invstr’s crypto index will allow users to make comparisons to other cryptocurrencies available on the market.
Bitcoin Could Experience a Resurgence of Interest on Wall Street: JPMorgan Strategist
JPMorgan strategist Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou said that Wall Street institutions could become more interested in Bitcoin soon.
Wall Street Blockchain Alliance Joins Enterprise Blockchain Consortium R3
The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance will partner with R3 to develop solutions on their Corda blockchain platform.
Data: US Traders Most Active Across Major Crypto Exchanges
New data suggests that U.S. traders are the most active across major crypto exchanges.
Canada: Blockchain Association Merges with Chamber of Digital Commerce
The Chamber of Digital Commerce has united with the Blockchain Association of Canada to become the Chamber of Digital Commerce Canada
Liechtenstein-Based Crypto Fund Manager Receives Backing from Dubai Royal
A member of the Dubai royal family has backed a Liechtenstein-based cryptocurrency management firm, Invao
Switzerland: Crypto Bank Seba Partners With Mortgage Bank Hypothekarbank
Swiss-based crypto bank Seba partners with bank Hypothekarbank Lenzburg AG to implement its Finstar system as their open-banking platform.
Swiss Cybersecurity Firm Opens Blockchain Center in Geneva
WISeKey has opened a Blockchain Center of Excellence at the World Trade Center in Geneva, Switzerland.
20-Year Old Hacker Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Cryptocurrency Theft
20-year-old Joel Ortiz to serve 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $5 cryptocurrency with SIM swapping.
Wyoming Passes Bill to Recognize Cryptocurrencies as Money
Wyoming legislature passed a bill to allow for the regulation and recognition of cryptocurrencies as money.
CEO of Telecoms Giant Swisscom’s Blockchain Unit Steps Down
Daniel Haudenschild, CEO of the blockchain advisory unit at Swiss state-owned telecoms company Swisscom, has left the firm.
South Korean Fintech Firm Launches ‘First’ Won-Backed Stablecoin
A South Korean fintech firm has released KRWb, which is purportedly the first stablecoin tied to the value of the South Korean won.
Gemini Crypto Exchange Undergoes Security Compliance and Data Protection Audit
The Gemini cryptocurrency exchange has announced the completion of an SOC 2 security compliance review.
World’s Largest Gun Auction Site GunBroker.com to Add Stablecoin ‘FreedomCoin’
World’s largest online firearms auction site GunBroker.com and ICOx Innovations announce the planned integration of new crypto stablecoin “FreedomCoin.”
BitTorrent Tokens Sold Out in Under 15 Minutes, Netting Over $7 Mln
The BitTorrent token sale concluded on the Binance Launchpad platform despite some technical difficulties.
Nvidia Decreases Q4 Revenue Estimates Citing Crypto Mining Decline, Conditions in China
GPU manufacturer Nvidia has adjusted its projected sales revenue for Q4 to be lower than previous estimates.
SBI Crypto Subsidiary Supports Crypto Mobile Wallet in $15 Million Funding Round
Crypto mobile wallet BRD has raised $15 million in a Series B funding round, with the aim to facilitate international expansion.