Tag: blockchain news

Jan 20 2021

Cerberus Consensus Mechanism – an Introduction

Jan 20 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  blockchain blockchain news ethereum

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cerberus is a brand new consensus mechanism designed by Radix Cerberus offers limitless scaling while retaining atomic-level transactions What is Cerberus and why is it different from all other consensus mechanisms? Cerberus is a new...

Jan 18 2021

Breaking: Crypto Exchange Livecoin Announces Closure After Failing to Resolve Issues Post Hack

Livecoin, one of the largest Russian exchanges just announced that it will be closing down operations. The official announcement noted that the exchange could not recover from the financial and...

Jan 15 2021

Crypto Twitter: IMF’s Twitter Poll On Digital Currency Goes Viral, What’s so Special?

Jan 15 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbusd btcdai btcgbp btcpax

An interesting twitter poll titled, "Are Digital Currencies Real Money" regarding digital currencies posted by International Monetary Fund [IMF] has already received 75K votes and counting. Surprisingly, more than...

Jan 14 2021

Breaking: Winklevoss Twins Owned Gemini Could Be Next Crypto Platform To Go Public

2021 seems to be the year of crypto companies going public that began with Coinbase announcing its IPO followed by Bakkt, a Bitcoin Futures and Options market that has decided to go public by merging with a SPAC company, and now it seems Winklevoss twins are planning to take their Gemini crypto exchange public as The post Breaking: Winklevoss Twins Owned Gemini Could...

Crypto News: HongKong Approves First Crypto ETF Fund Worth $100 Million

Jan 14 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Hong Kong, China has approved an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) worth $100 million that would also include 10% in cryptocurrency. The ETF would be raised by Yibo Financial as per a report from Wu Blockchain. Hong Kong, China has approved the first ETF fund involving cryptocurrency, and Yibo Financial said it will raise 100 million The post Crypto News: HongKong Approves First Crypto...

Jan 13 2021

“Self-driving Banks” Coming, Says Departing Currency Comptroller

Jan 13 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  blockchain blockchain news defi regulation

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Self-driving banks” based on blockchain technology and DeFi are coming, the outgoing US currency comptroller has said Brian Brooks has warned that regulators need to be ahead of the game on self-driving banks Brooks says decentralized finance...

Jan 11 2021

Coinbase Breaks Down Amid Bitcoin Market Crash, Users Face Delay in Transaction Execution

Coinbase has become synonymous with breakdowns whenever the crypto market moves rapidly and has faced downtime on almost every occasion when the volumes have peaked in this bull run. Today when the whole crypto market is experiencing a blood bath having already lost 21% of the market cap in the past 24 hours, Coinbase faced The post Coinbase Breaks Down Amid Bitcoin Market...

Jan 07 2021

Crypto Funding: Crypto Tax Automation Startup TaxBit Draws Investment From PayPal and Coinbase

Jan 07 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbusd btceur btcgbp btcjpy

TaxBit, a Utah-based crypto tax automation solution startup has...

Breaking: Multi-Billion Dollar Gaming Conglomerate Preparing to Acquire 65% Stake in Bithumb

Bithumb, the largest South Korean crypto exchange is reportedly in talks with Nexon, a multi-billion dollar gaming conglomerate as per several local media reports. The report says Nexon plans to take 65% of Bithumb. The local report said, Nexon Group plans to buy out (acquired management rights) Bithumb in partnership with Bident, a major shareholder The post Breaking: Multi-Billion Dollar Gaming Conglomerate Preparing...

Breaking: Multi-Billion Dollar Gaming Conglomerate Preparing to Acquire 65% Stake in Bithumb

Bithumb, the largest South Korean crypto exchange is reportedly in talks with Nexon, a multi-billion dollar gaming conglomerate as per several local media reports. The report says Nexon plans to take 65% of Bithumb. The media reports suggest that Nexon signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the start of the month which would allow The post Breaking: Multi-Billion Dollar Gaming Conglomerate Preparing...

Jan 04 2021

Would You Buy a Tweet? You Can With Valuables

Jan 04 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  blockchain blockchain news nft twitter

Reading Time: 3 minutes Have you ever wanted to buy a tweet? Crypto startup Valuables lets you do that, via the medium of NFTs Valuables lets you buy a “digital certificate” of a tweet as an NFT on the Ethereum network You don’t own the tweet or the rights to the...

Dec 30 2020

Coinbase Issues Statement After Allegations of Underpaid Compensation for Women & Black

Dec 30 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news news

On Tuesday, December 29, the New York Times released a report of the internal pay data at one of the leading crypto exchanges Coinbase. The analysis shows that Coinbase has been underpaying its black and women workers. In fact, the pay...

Dec 23 2020

Huobi Returns To The U.S. After Receiving Nevada Trust License

Huobi, one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges globally, plans to return to the United States, after a long time outside the United States and ceasing its operations in 2019. According...

Dec 22 2020

Indian Crypto Exchange CoinDCX Raises $13.9 Million in Series B Funding

CoinDCX, a popular cryptocurrency exchange based out of Mumbai India...

Dec 19 2020

Crypto Lawyer Decodes How FinCEN’s New Crypto Rules Fail to Address Core Issues

On Friday, December 18, the U.S. Treasury's bureau FinCEN proposed new crypto rules making it mandatory for virtual asset service providers (VASPs) to record and report transactions related to private cryptocurrency wallets. There's...

Vietnamese Prime Minister Puts Crypto Among The Top 5 Technology Priorities

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has recently signed an order that puts cryptocurrency and blockchain among its top-5 priorities. As per the released document, this decision comes as part of prioritizing the "research,...

Xbox Blockchain Platform Expanded to Help Content Creators

Dec 19 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption blockchain blockchain news

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Xbox blockchain platform has been expanded to help video game content creators get paid faster and with more transactional transparency The Xbox Enterprise Blockchain Platform launched in 2018, and this is its first major upgrade The...

Dec 18 2020

Binance CEO Hints to Add SegWit Support Soon

Binance, one of the leading crypto exchanges in terms of spot volumes and slowly crawling its way in the futures market is known for offering a wide range of trading services and features to its user base. Now...

Dec 17 2020

P2P Bitcoin Marketplace Startup Paxos Raises $142 Million in Series C Led By PayPal

Dec 17 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbusd btcdai btcgbp btcjpy

Paxos, a New York-regulated financial institution offering a peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace...

Dec 10 2020

It’s Official! Singapore’s Banking Giant DBS To Launch A Crypto Exchange Next Week

In an official announcement, Singapore's largest banking institution DBS said that it will be launching its own digital currency trading platform dubbed the DBS Digital Exchange. The official announcement comes weeks after rumors started...

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