Blockchain Is Part of China’s Master Plan for New Competitor Island to Hong Kong
by Cointelegraph By Ting Peng on June 2, 2020 at 9:10 pm
China’s master plan for making Hainan a free trade island encourages institutions to use blockchain in transforming government function.
‘Unprecedented’ financing needed to halt recession of ‘unparalleled proportions’: Mohammed
on June 2, 2020 at 8:21 pm
As COVID-19 has halted economic activity and threatens social wellbeing across the globe, the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) held a wide-ranging policy discussion on Tuesday, exploring financing options to address the pandemic and mobilize the resources needed for a proactive recovery.
Put human rights at the centre of coronavirus response urges Muhammad-Bande
on June 2, 2020 at 7:15 pm
The nations of the world must put human rights at the heart of their ongoing response to COVID-19 and ensure that everyone can enjoy “justice and peace” wherever they may be, the President of the General Assembly said on Tuesday.
An Inside Look Into the Surprisingly Friendly Rivalry Between Ledger and Trezor
by Cointelegraph By Andrey Shevchenko on June 2, 2020 at 6:14 pm
The Ledger vs. Trezor beef has a long history, but Ledger’s CTO efforts may have fanned the flames as he reported vulnerabilities his team discovered in its competitor.
CBDCs With a Twist: The Public-Private Solutions Needed for Adoption
by Cointelegraph By Shiraz Jagati on June 2, 2020 at 5:44 pm
Crypto pundits believe that central bank digital currencies based on public-private partnerships could see the light of day much sooner, as many solutions under development use the approach.
Blockchain Is Not a Cure-All for Every Video Conferencing Flaw
by Cointelegraph By Osato Avan-Nomayo on June 2, 2020 at 4:20 pm
Blockchain projects are developing video conferencing applications as remote working gains more popularity during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Partner at $500 Million Fund Explains Key Criteria for Investing in Startups
by Cointelegraph By Cointelegraph on June 2, 2020 at 3:40 pm
A partner at Initialized Capital, Brett Gibson, reveals his firm’s main criteria for investing in early stage startups and explains the most promising products on the market.
Capitalism’s Perestroika Moment: Bitcoin Rises as Economic Centralization Falls
by Cointelegraph By Stefan Stankovic on June 2, 2020 at 2:42 pm
Since crony communism and unfettered capitalism lead to the same destination, it’s time to decentralize.
Elrond Invites Hackers to Stress Test Its Blockchain Network
by Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski on June 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Blockchain firm Elrond has invited hackers to attack its network during its upcoming incentivized stress test.
Indian IT Giant Tech Mahindra to Offer Blockchain Certification Courses
by Cointelegraph By Mohammad Musharraf on June 2, 2020 at 8:20 am
Indian technology company Tech Mahinda signed a partnership with edtech firm Idealabs to offer blockchain certification courses.
Ripple's ODL Network Records ATH for XRP/AUD on BTC Markets Exchange
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on June 2, 2020 at 4:17 am
The ODL index for XRP/AUD exceeded the previous all-time high value of $15,640,530 despite the price of XRP staying relatively flat.
Samson Mow’s Infinite Fleet Game 2020 Launch Backed by Major Players
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on June 2, 2020 at 12:22 am
Pixelmatic hopes to use the support of major crypto players for mainstream gamer adoption of digital currency with its INF token.
Unlocking Cultural Markets with Blockchain: Web3 Brands and the Decentralized Renaissance
by Cointelegraph By Garrison Breckenridge on June 1, 2020 at 4:31 pm
The rise of scenius within creative industries, and the redefinition of artistic patronage
Goldman Sachs’ Time-Traveling Vampire Squid Fails To Undermine Bitcoin
by Cointelegraph By Paul de Havilland on June 1, 2020 at 1:32 pm
Cryptocurrency is not an asset class, argues Wall Street investment bank, slapping evidence and truth in the face
Blockchain and Smart Contracts Have a ‘Dark Side,’ Says Researcher
by Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet on June 1, 2020 at 1:32 pm
The immutability of blockchain ledgers and smart contracts have a “dark side,” argues UPenn professor Kevin Warbach.
Historic SpaceX Launch Visible in Ethereum-Based VR World
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on June 1, 2020 at 7:59 am
Decentraland users watched SpaceX send two humans up to the space station on May 30 from the virtual reality world’s auditorium.
by Cointelegraph By Editorial Staff on May 31, 2020 at 10:07 pm
The Bitcoin halving came and went… life went on. Telegram’s involvement in the TON project was terminated… life went on. And then 2020 REALLY got going. Life is currently trying hard.
Advancing Policy: Regulator and Industry Coordination Key to Swift Implementation
by Cointelegraph By Albert Isola on May 31, 2020 at 7:30 pm
The art of enacting legislation in a timely fashion requires strong cooperation between regulators and industry officials.
For the Blockchain Industry, the COVID-19 Clock Is Ticking
by Cointelegraph By Andrew Rossow on May 31, 2020 at 5:00 pm
The crypto industry has the best historical moment to change the discourse about crypto and its reputation into a successful innovative tech sector.
Conquering Decentralized Finance: Enter the Custodians
by Cointelegraph By Alex Batlin on May 31, 2020 at 3:04 pm
As decentralized finance becomes a principal focus for both investors and companies alike, custodians will ease their entry, making DeFi the future of finance.
Art Piece Titled “I Can’t Breathe” Sold for Crypto at Auction
by Cointelegraph By Ting Peng on May 31, 2020 at 1:30 pm
Crypto artist sold his “I Can’t Breathe” art piece for crypto on a blockchain-backed social network.
Indian Banks Still Cryptophobic Despite No Banking Prohibition
by Cointelegraph By Mohammed Danish on May 31, 2020 at 10:14 am
Here are the legal resources available to Indian crypto users and businesses if a bank has declined services out of cryptophobia.
Swiss Regulators Green Light Crypto Transactions for Local Bank
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on May 31, 2020 at 4:00 am
InCore bank becomes the first Swiss business-to-business bank approved by the financial watchdog to operate with digital assets.
Custodian With 100K Users Plans to Tokenize $13 Billion in Assets
by Cointelegraph By Samuel Haig on May 31, 2020 at 12:00 am
Kingdom Trust, a regulated custodian managing over $13 billion in assets, wants to tokenize the more than 20,000 assets that it currently custodies.
Cointelegraph Joins World Economic Forum’s Strategic Intelligence Network
by Cointelegraph By Cointelegraph on May 30, 2020 at 10:30 pm
Cointelegraph has partnered with the WEF to integrate our crypto industry news and analysis feed to its Strategic Intelligence network.
Bitcoin Rising, Satoshi Discoveries, & Google Enters the Race: Bad Crypto News of the Week
by Cointelegraph By Joel Comm on May 30, 2020 at 9:23 pm
Check out this week’s Bad Crypto News
Samsung May Have Appointed New Blockchain Leadership
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on May 30, 2020 at 8:00 pm
South Korean tech titan names Woong Ah-yoon as the head of their blockchain division.
Hashpower Could Migrate From East to West as Global Mining Landscape Changes
by Cointelegraph By Samuel Haig on May 30, 2020 at 7:30 pm
The head of Ripple SBI Asia asserts that hashpower is migrating from east to west, however, notes that significant tensions remain between Chinese and U.S. mining firms.
‘Black Swans’ for Fiat Will Only Be a Favor for Cryptocurrencies
by Cointelegraph By Douglas Horn on May 30, 2020 at 7:01 pm
The more that government stimulus protects the economic pillars, the more it will support the liquidity inflows to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Minecraft Meets the Blockchain Thanks to New Plug-In
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on May 30, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Enjin announced the integration of EnjinCraft into the popular video game to boost its blockchain solutions for the gaming industry.