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Moscow’s Government to Use Ethereum to Promote Transparency In Commerce

Brian Evans - Aug 29, 2018

Moscow's government is planning to use ethereum as part of a system for allotting trading spots during weekend farmers markets.

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Blockchain Enters ‘Trough of Disillusionment’ on Gartner’s Hype Scale

Brian Evans - Aug 20, 2018

Interest in blockchain technology is waning, research firm Gartner said in its latest "Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies" report.

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SEC Faces Thursday Deadline for ProShares Bitcoin ETF Decision

Brian Evans - Aug 20, 2018

The SEC will approve or disapprove a rule change proposal to list the ProShares Bitcoin ETFs sometime this week.

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UPS Eyes Blockchain in Bid to Track Global Shipping Data

Brian Evans - Aug 20, 2018

Shipping giant UPS has filed for a new patent that uses blockchain as part of a distributed system for sending packages worldwide.

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As No-Deal Brexit Looms, UK Blockchain Startups Are Weighing Options

Brian Evans - Aug 19, 2018

The U.K. is on the cusp of leaving the E.U., sparking concern for blockchain startups working within a government-run regulatory sandbox.

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Capital One Seeks Blockchain Patent for ‘Collaborative’ Authentication Tool

Brian Evans - Aug 17, 2018

In a patent filing released Thursday, Capital One set out a blockchain system its says allows secure user authentication across multiple platforms.

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Coinbase Wins Patent for Secure Bitcoin Payments System

Brian Evans - Aug 17, 2018

Coinbase is looking into creating more secure digital payment platforms to help merchants accept bitcoin, a patent filing reveals.

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California Is Open to Allowing Crypto Political Donations

Brian Evans - Aug 16, 2018

Candidates for public office in California may soon be able to accept cryptocurrencies as donations, though the practice has not yet been codified.

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Soccer Body UEFA Scores ‘Successful’ Blockchain Ticketing Trial

Brian Evans - Aug 16, 2018

European soccer body UEFA says it has completed a "successful" trial of a mobile ticketing app built with blockchain.

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SEC Expands Inquiry Into Riot Blockchain, Filing Reveals

Brian Evans - Aug 15, 2018

The legal woes of biotech company-turned-crypto miner Riot Blockchain don't appear to be slowing down.