Category: Blockchain

Cambridge Analytica Planned ICO Before Facebook Controversy: Reports

Cambridge Analytica, the firm that faced much criticism over its misuse of Facebook user data,...

/ April 18, 2018

Amazon Sees Bitcoin Use Case in Data Marketplaces

Amazon has won a patent for a streaming data marketplace that could allow subscribers to...

/ April 18, 2018

Cryptocurrency Exchange Kraken to Shutter Services in Japan

San Fransisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has announced it is shutting its doors for investors in...

/ April 17, 2018

Lightning + NFC? The New Plan to Bring Bitcoin to Retail

Imagine a way to expand bitcoin payments to millions per second. Now, imagine a clunky,...

/ April 17, 2018

Japanese Official: No Plans For Central Bank Cryptocurrency

Bank of Japan (BoJ), the country’s central banking authority, currently has no plans to issue...

/ April 17, 2018

Blockchain Motor Insurance Trial Moves Ahead in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Federation of Insurers (HKFI), a financial industry self-regulator, is developing a blockchain...

/ April 13, 2018

Banking Giant SBI Subsidiary Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

SBI Bank LLC, a Russia-based commercial bank owned by Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings, is...

/ April 13, 2018

Moody’s: Blockchain Could Save US Mortgage Industry $1 Billion

Blockchain could help cut costs and redundancies in the mortgage process, according to a new...

/ April 12, 2018