Sunday, August 20, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTOCURRENCIES

BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTOCURRENCIES

Blockchain-powered social network grabs more funding

Blockchain-powered social network Indorse just received more investor dollars after raising over $5m in its digital token pre-sale. Read more: www.techinasia.com

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift acquires bitcoin wallet

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift has acquired the bitcoin hardware wallet startup KeepKey. Read more: www.coindesk.com

AMD releases software package for cryptocurrency mining

Graphics card (GPU) maker AMD is rolling out a new software driver geared specifically toward cryptocurrency mining. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Just how big is Bitcoin’s price explosion?

Bitcoin price gains are impressive. But when compared to traditional asset investment, how big is big? And are there downsides? Read more: www.coindesk.com

China to use blockchain for tax collection, electronic invoicing

This will be a major test case for Blockchain technology as China is currently the second largest economy in the world and a leader in Blockchain development. Read more: cointelegraph.com

OneCoin promoters fined €2.6m by Italian consumer watchdog

A consumer rights watchdog in Italy is fining a group of companies that have promoted OneCoin. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Revain, making reviews reliable

The e-commerce and the sharing economy growth has generated a world in which several companies and sellers working with and around them, Read more: www.finsmes.com

Investors are transferring funds to cryptocurrencies

Investors have started to include Bitcoin in their portfolios as a safe haven asset, due to its immutability to economic uncertainty. Read more: cointelegraph.com

BTC-e to offer free trading for exchange debt token

Bitcoin exchange BTC-e has revealed new details about a cryptographic token it plans to issue as part of a bid to refund users. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Ukraine National Bank consider regulating digital currency

Ukraine’s central bank has hinted that it will advance plans to regulate the use of cryptocurrencies in the country. Read more: cointelegraph.com