Blockchain News

Unwrapping the Ocean Plastic Conundrum Via Blockchain

Every year 8 million tons of plastics get dumped in the oceans. Can blockchain help clean up the mess?

DCG Survey: Blockchain to Lead in Payments and Asset Tokenization

DCG’s 2019 annual survey gives insight into companies’ expectations regarding blockchain and crypto use cases

Report: Blockchain Among Highest-Paying Industries in Canada

A report from the Canadian Digital Chamber of Commerce shows that salaries in the Canadian blockchain industry are among the best...

BitGo to Provide Custody for Crypto Assets Under Bitstamp...

BitGo will offer secure storage for digital assets under the management of crypto exchange Bitstamp

Programming Languages Used in Blockchain, Explained

What are programming languages used for in blockchain, what are their downsides, and what are the new solutions on the market? Here,...

E-commerce Giant Overstock Opens Blockchain R&D Center...

E-commerce giant Overstock’s new blockchain R&D center opens in Ireland and is expected to make its 100th local hire before the end...

TON’s Value to Surpass $20B Over 5 Years, Says New Research

Telegram Open Network’s value is expected to surpass $20 billion over a five-year horizon, according to Decentral Park Capital's research

Tron, Stellar Are Founding Members of Blockchain Education...

Tron and Stellar fund the new Blockchain Education Alliance, to provide students with knowledge about blockchain

Cryptocurrency Wallets MyCrypto and Ambo Add Multiple New...

Cryptocurrency wallets MyCrypto and Ambo both announce major updates of their software

Ripple Criticized for Alleged Misrepresentation of Relationship...

Ripple Labs comes under renewed criticism for its allegedly misleading representations that it “discovered” — rather than created...

Decentralized Communication Startup New Vector Raises $8.5M

London-based decentralized communication startup New Vector has raised $8.5 million to fuel adoption of Matrix, a major alternative...

South Korean Blockchain Startup Raises $8M for Identity...

Iconloop has secured over $8 million to launch its my-ID service and promote a dedicated alliance

Blockchain Healthcare Firm Wins US National Science Foundation...

The U.S. National Science Foundation has given a grant to blockchain firm SimplyVital Health to reduce healthcare costs

PewDiePie-Partnered Streaming Platform DLive Teams Up With...

PewDiePie-partnered blockchain streaming platform DLive teams up with Theta Network

FC Bayern Munich Announces Digital Token to Boost Fan Engagement

Football powerhouse FC Bayern Munich joins the growing trend of high-profile clubs tokenizing its players using blockchain

Malaysian Finance Ministry: Cryptocurrency Adoption Remains...

Malaysia’s finance ministry says despite commanding significant attention, global and domestic adoption of crypto remains low

IBM Launches New Blockchain Supply Chain Product Using...

IBM has introduced its new integrated supply chain product based on Watson AI, IBM Blockchain and Red Hat tech

How Severe Is Roche Freedman’s Lawsuit Against Tether and...

The latest lawsuit against Bitfinex and Tether highlights the need for better regulations across the stablecoin market

Ethereum Is No Longer a Monopoly Platform for Stablecoins

Ethereum isn’t the only stablecoin game in town. The number of Ethereum-based stablecoin projects is declining as teams use other...

Alfa-Bank, Commerzbank Pilot Cross-Border Payments on R3’s...

Alpha-Bank and Commerzbank launch a pilot project of Russia-Germany payments via Marco Polo Network

Major Chinese Bank Updates Blockchain Platform After $50...

China Construction Bank updates blockchain trading platform after transacting over $50 billion

TZero-Backed Startup Wants to Launch Security Token Market

Boston Security Token Exchange, a platform jointly owned by BOX Digital Markets and tZERO, seeks the U.S. SEC’s approval to launch...

Blockchain Firm Ripple Fuses xRapid, xVia and xCurrent...

Ripple fused three of its services into features of its RippleNet offering

Can Crypto Exchanges Ever Be Truly Decentralized?

Is it possible for a crypto exchange to be fully exempt from regulations in the current landscape? Cointelegraph presents the Crypto...

Blockchain Dev Firm Launches First Smart Contracts on Microsoft’s...

Blockchain Dev Firm Launches First Smart Contracts on Microsoft’s .NET