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Bets On Bitcoin Price Decline Hit 6-Week High

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:45
The pessimistic sentiment around bitcoin prices saw the number of shorts hit a six-week high on Thursday.

Coinbase Wants to Own ‘BUIDL’ Trademark, Filing Reveals

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:55
A filing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reveals that crypto exchange Coinbase wants to own the term "BUIDL."

4 Banks Complete €100K Commercial Paper Transaction on R3’s Corda

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:30
Four European banks, including Commerzbank and ING, have settled a live commercial paper transaction worth €100,000 on R3's Corda blockchain.

BitGo Brings Banker Out of Retirement to Lead Institutional Crypto Custody

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 08:00
Ex-Banker Dick Corcoran will oversee billions of dollars in value as CEO of the recently formed BitGo Trust Company.

Swiss Post, Swisscom Developing New Blockchain Platform on Hyperledger

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 07:20
Swiss Post and Swisscom have teamed up to build an infrastructure for blockchain applications on Hyperledger Fabric.

Bitcoin Still on Defensive But Price Rally Possible Over $3.9K

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 06:20
Bitcoin remains on the defensive despite a 4-percent recovery from nine-day lows today, but bearish pressure may weaken if prices rise above key resistance near $3,900.

Suspect Crypto Transactions Rise in Japan But Still Just 1.7% of Total

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 06:02
Reported suspicious crypto transactions soared in the first 10 months of 2018, but fiat is still vastly more popular in money laundering.

US Government Offering Up to $800K for Anti-Forgery Blockchain Solutions

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 04:00
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking to fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups with grants of up to $800,000.

Indian State to Boost Local Blockchain Ecosystem With Mentorships, Events

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 16:30
The Indian state of Andhra Pradesh plans to support blockchain startups in the state in partnership with Eleven01.

Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Decentralized Identity Experiment

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 16:20
The crypto unicorn is currently exploring decentralized-identity solutions, an effort that's playing out against a broader push to give users more control over their data.

Coinbase Adds Zcash to Retail Crypto Trading Service

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 13:34
Coinbase is adding support for privacy-focused zcash, a week after its professional trading platform first added the coin.

Lubin Won’t Rule Out Layoffs Amid ‘Refocusing’ at ConsenSys

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:30
A strategic shift is in the works at ConsenSys, the sprawling venture studio dedicated to building ethereum-based businesses and products.

7 Southern EU Nations Unite to Take Lead on Blockchain Adoption

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:01
Seven EU member nations have come together to promote the use of blockchain tech to boost government services and economic well-being.

R3’s New Corda App Supports Payments in XRP Cryptocurrency

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 09:04
R3 has launched the Corda Settler, an app aimed to facilitate global crypto payments within enterprise blockchains – and it's starting with XRP.

Aion Token Project Estimates 18-Month Runway After Bitcoin and Ether Sales

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 08:00
The Aion Foundation has sold off half of the bitcoin and ether raised in an October 2017 token sale, says its CEO.

Blockchain ‘Radically Simplifies’ KYC, Say UAE Trial Participants

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 07:00
An Abu Dhabi financial center and KPMG say they have successfully completed a trial of a blockchain-based know-your-customer application.

Bitcoin Faces Biggest Yearly Price Loss on Record

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:01
Bitcoin's recent drop to 14-month lows has left the cryptocurrency on track for its biggest ever yearly loss.

A Top-5 US Hospital Is Exploring Blockchain for Patient Data

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 05:00
Massachusetts General, a top-five U.S. hospital, is partnering with a blockchain startup to find better ways to store and share patient data.

Binance Releases New Video Demo of its Decentralized Crypto Exchange

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 04:00
Binance has released a second video demo of its advancing decentralized crypto exchange, Binance DEX.

The Race Is On to Replace Ethereum’s Most Centralized Layer

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:00
Ethereum developers are working on numerous approaches to replacing or enhancing a popular tool for connecting to the network.