Is The World Economic Forum Equipped For a Blockchain Revolution?

Is The World Economic Forum Equipped For a Blockchain Revolution?

The World Economic Forum’s work with blockchain is underway, with the research phase just beginning. So far, the international non-profit comprised of the leaders of more than a thousand of the largest... Read more »
North American Regulators Sustain Close Watch on Possible Initial Coin Offerings

North American Regulators Sustain Close Watch on Possible Initial Coin Offerings

Initial coin offerings, or ICOs, have been closely watched by not only national-level securities regulators. Just last month, the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) – an organization composed of local, state... Read more »
NFT Startup Autograph Raises $170 Million in Funding Round 

NFT Startup Autograph Raises $170 Million in Funding Round 

NFT Startup Autograph Raises $170 Million in Funding Round LFG NFTS corp. which is doing business as Autograph announced that it raised a remarkable $170 million in its Series B funding round... Read more »
Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill Aimed at Encouraging Growth in Crypto Sector

Canadian Lawmaker Introduces Bill Aimed at Encouraging Growth in Crypto Sector

Governments worldwide are rising to the need for a global crypto regulatory framework, first highlighted by the Bank of England. Canada is the latest country to propose a bill for a crypto... Read more »
Bank of America Files for Major Blockchain Processing Patent

Bank of America Files for Major Blockchain Processing Patent

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) is rumored to be exploring the use of a blockchain to optimize its tracking of file transfers in real time. The system, outlined in a pair of patent applications... Read more »
Bank Consortium Launches Joint Venture In Favour for Blockchain Trade Platform

Bank Consortium Launches Joint Venture In Favour for Blockchain Trade Platform

A consortium of banks is coming together in launching a joint business venture for its in-development blockchain commerce platform. Specifically, the Digital Trade Chain group is building a distributed ledger framework that... Read more »
Inspector General Warns US Mint and BEP of Future Bitcoin Impact

Inspector General Warns US Mint and BEP of Future Bitcoin Impact

In an Oct.16rh Note to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, inspect general Eric Thorson indicated a list of “management and performance challenges” that he anticipates will drastically affect the Treasury Department in... Read more »
Mastercard Enters B2B Market, Leveraging Blockchain Payment Tools

Mastercard Enters B2B Market, Leveraging Blockchain Payment Tools

With hopes of diversifying its consumer base to banks and merchants, credit card giant Mastercard is pushing forward a set of blockchain payment tools first unveiled last year. In an official press... Read more »
The Startup Behind the New Online Bitcoin-Powered Marketplace

The Startup Behind the New Online Bitcoin-Powered Marketplace

OpenBazaar, the startup behind the popular bitcoin-powered marketplace, has officially released version 2.0. Initially launched in 2014, the software update marks a monumental milestone for startup OB1, which coins its product as... Read more »
Big shakeups as Corrupt Cancun Cops Arrest Attendees.

Big shakeups as Corrupt Cancun Cops Arrest Attendees.

Leading up to Ethereum’s annual conference, Devcon3, in Cancun, Mexico, several attendees arrived days ahead to settle in and soak in the scenery. A few of them have described various violent encounters... Read more »