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Brexit
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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.

Authentication
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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.

Bitcoin
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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.

Business News
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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.

Football
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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.

Business News
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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.

Class Action
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Judge Denies Effort to Move XRP Investor Lawsuit to Lower Court

Brian Evans - Aug 14, 2018

A district judge has slapped down an investor's effort to move a lawsuit against payments firm Ripple to a lower court.

Business News
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Pot Publication High Times Now Says It Won’t Accept Bitcoin in IPO

Brian Evans - Aug 14, 2018

High Times, which announced last week that it would accept bitcoin and ether for its coming IPO, said in an SEC filing Monday that this was an…

Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
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EU Lawmaker Wants to Include ICOs in New Crowdfunding Rules

Brian Evans - Aug 14, 2018

A draft proposal by the EP's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs suggests creating new regulations for public initial coin offerings (ICOs).

Business News
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Microsoft Looks to Trusted Computing for Boosting Blockchain Security

Brian Evans - Aug 13, 2018

The phrase "trusted execution environment" is identified in two Microsoft patent applications to be a key component in future blockchain projects.