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Patrick Byrne to Invest in Crypto, Sells Overstock Stake

The founder and former CEO of Overstock, Patrick Byrne, who quit abruptly in August has sold 13% of his stake worth around $100 million. After the market closed yesterday, Byrne filed a statement with the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission). His statement said...

Dollar-Linked Stablecoin Being Developed by Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo, the U.S based financial giant is developing a U.S dollar-linked stablecoin. Named Wells Fargo Digital Cash, the tokenized dollar will be initially used in a pilot for internal settlement across the company’s business. The digital token will enable the...

Philippine Police Raid, 277 Arrested in Alleged Cryptocurrency Scam

Philippine police have raided the offices of an alleged cryptocurrency scam in Pasig City, who were targeting investors in China. As per the report by a local news outlet Inquirer.net on 15 Sep’19, agents from the Bureau of Immigration, the Presidential...
Binance.US: Open account registration on 18 Sep’19

Binance.US: Open account registration on 18 Sep’19

Binance.US will open account registration and start to accept deposits of major cryptocurrencies from 8.00AM Eastern Standard Time on 18 Sep’19. “Back to school and back to the basics! Binance.US will open account registration and begin accepting deposits of BTC, ETH,...

Altcoins Show Slight Gains While Bitcoin Falttered Around $10,150

Altcoins Show Slight Gains While Bitcoin Falttered Around $10,150

There was little price movement for Bitcoin during the 24 hours between 7th Sep’19 and 8th Sep’19. At the press time, Bitcoin, the world’s most popular currency recorded a down of 1% by trading at $10,381. The loss seems to be a classic ‘buy the rumors, sell the news’...

Minglechain is holding an ILO on Ontology

Minglechain is holding an ILO on Ontology

Minglechain will be the first project to hold an ILO (Initial Lockup Offering), which will be hosted by Ontology. ( Ranked #25 on CoinMarketCap) This offering will replace Minglechain’s initial plan of holding an IEO. They believe that this method will provide the...

Libra to contend against “Venus” the stable coin by Binance

Libra to contend against “Venus” the stable coin by Binance

Facebook's Libra faced enough regulatory heat but that did not deter the competitors to be inspired by the stable coin that is still months away from its launch. Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced on its Project Venus on 19th August where the stable...

VeChain and D.I.G put a cap over wine counterfeits

VeChain and D.I.G put a cap over wine counterfeits

Shaping blockchain technology into another real-world solution, VeChain the enterprise blockchain solution provider collaborated with Penfolds, the Australian wine producer. A press release dated August 6th by VeChain, the partnership is the stepping stone of phase 2...

Crypto mining receives a long-standing legal status in Iran

Crypto mining receives a long-standing legal status in Iran

It was a long battle before the government of Iran accepted cryptocurrency mining as a legal industry.   Even when mining has been deemed legal, a new crypto bill state that the digital assets are not legal tenders and Central Bank of Iran will not take the...

Walmart crypto coin patent takes after Facebook’s Libra

Walmart crypto coin patent takes after Facebook’s Libra

The uncertainties around Facebook’s Libra coin did not deter Walmart Inc. to file a patent application for a digital asset that would be a stable coin just like Libra.  Backed by traditional currencies, the coin patent by Walmart suggests this coin will have a very...

Elliptic releases Bitcoin transaction data to support AML

Elliptic releases Bitcoin transaction data to support AML

On 2nd August, Elliptic, the blockchain analytics group that helps financial institutions and cryptocurrency companies meet regulatory compliance across the group released the Elliptic Data Set. As per the official Press Release, Elliptic targets to identify the...

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