Tag: Blockchain News

Banking
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Barclays Pursues Blockchain Patents to Create Digital Currency Network

Brian Evans - Jul 19, 2018

Barclays, the UK’s biggest bank, has applied for three U.S. patents that collectively outline a system that uses blockchain technology to combine the pseudonymity of cryptocurrency with…

Bitcoin & Blockchain Investments
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Bitcoin’s Killer App is Ransomware, Not Payments: Stripe COO

Brian Evans - Jul 19, 2018

Stripe, a digital payments provider, took a pioneering role with bitcoin in 2015 when it introduced a tool that allowed merchants to accept bitcoin. This past April,…

Altcoin News
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Ibm Backs a Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin Crypto Token on the Stellar Network

Brian Evans - Jul 18, 2018

Stronghold, a San Francisco-based financial institution that has been developing an asset agnostic payment and trade ecosystem, has launched an asset-backed token on the Stellar network, the first…

Banking
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Hong Kong Trade Finance Will Fight Fraud With a Blockchain-Based Platform

Brian Evans - Jul 17, 2018

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has partnered with Chinese Ping An to release a blockchain-based trade finance platform. The joint effort is expected to speed-up the…

Altcoin News
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Coinbase Additions, Enterprise Patents, and Massive Hacks: This Week in Crypto

Brian Evans - Jul 14, 2018

Make sure you check out our previous edition here, now let’s go over what happened in crypto this week. Also, make sure you subscribe for this weeks…

Bitcoin Education
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Cryptocurrency 101: Beginner Blockchain eLearning Course

Brian Evans - Jul 12, 2018

Devslopes is pleased to offer their “Beginner Blockchain & Architecture” eLearning Course to the CNN community. The course is embedded below for your enjoyment and education. The…

Altcoin News
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Executive Poaches, Institutional Face Offs and a Custody Launch: Last Week in Crypto

Brian Evans - Jul 09, 2018

Make sure you check out the previous edition here, now let’s go over what happened in crypto last week. In addition to our normal weekly crypto update, we’ve…

Banking
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Bermuda Amends Banking Act to Favor Blockchain Startups

Brian Evans - Jul 04, 2018

Bermuda continues its push to become a global hub for blockchain and fintech innovation, having recently announced plans to change its banking laws to create a class…

Altcoin News
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F1 Champion Fernando Alonso Moves Entire Digital Library to a Kodak Blockchain

Brian Evans - Jul 01, 2018

Formula One world champion and recent Les Mans 24 winner Fernando Alonso will be one of the first known sportspersons to move his entire digital library to…

Apple
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Bitcoin is ‘Amazing’ but Blockchain Is a ‘Bubble’: Steve Wozniak

Brian Evans - Jun 27, 2018

One of bitcoin’s biggest bulls is calling it: blockchain is a bubble, on par with the dotcom bubble that occurred at the turn of the millennium. Steve…