20% of Central Banks Will Be Using Blockchain Technology by 2019, Cambridge Study Finds

This is a Trial Version of Social Share & Locker Pro plugin. Please add your purchase code into Licence section to enable the Full Social Share & Locker Pro Version. According to a recent study by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, central banks around the world are strongly in favor of Blockchain technology. This, in spite of the

America’s Young Generation is Interested in Bitcoin Investment, Survey Finds

This is a Trial Version of Social Share & Locker Pro plugin. Please add your purchase code into Licence section to enable the Full Social Share & Locker Pro Version. A new survey recently conducted by Lend Edu polled Americans about their interest in bitcoin. The survey asked basic questions about whether people have heard about bitcoin,

Burger King Russia Summoned Regarding Its Whoppercoin Cryptocurrency

This is a Trial Version of Social Share & Locker Pro plugin. Please add your purchase code into Licence section to enable the Full Social Share & Locker Pro Version. The Russian prosecutor’s office has summoned Burger King to explain the issuance of its cryptocurrency called Whoppercoin. Burger King is confident that it has not

SimplyVital Health Pioneers Blockchain Healthcare Ecosystem

Reliable access to patients’ medical information is a prerequisite for timely and effective healthcare, but the confidential nature of personal data means that healthcare providers often operate within a siloed world creating unintended consequences where patient outcomes come second to data protection concerns. These tensions have led the Connecticut-based company SimplyVital Health (SVH) to create

DOVU to Participate in Jaguar Land Rover Hackathon

DOVU, the blockchain transport data initiative, will showcase its software at the forthcoming Jaguar Land Rover Developer Challenge, to be held in Slovakia at the end of the month. The hackathon will take place around the theme of ‘smart mobility’, and will feature two specific challenges for developers: a mobile app that will incentivise car

Roxxxy Sex Robot Faces Stiff Opposition in the United Kingdom

It is rather evident that the concept of sex robots will not go away anytime soon. However, opposition to this industry is growing every single month. One new campaign aims to outlaw robot sex dolls which can be programmed to resist advances. We discussed a similar topic not long ago, and it seems there are more and

Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Consolidates After Last Week’s Volatility

The price of bitcoin has started to trend upwards on Saturday, September 23, after a slight dip in value 24-hours prior. Currently, the price per BTC is roughly $3,775 at press time after rebounding from yesterday’s low of $3,510. Also read: GMO to Invest 10 Billion Yen in Its Own 7nm, 5nm and 3.5nm Dedicated Bitcoin

One Huge Ethereum Mixer Controlling 65% of All Transactions Volume: Analysts

What means that the single mechanism is responsible for most of all Ethereum transactions A group of extremely savvy analysts started evaluating how much and where ETH transactions were being processed. What they found was a bit of a surprise. According to the analysis, over 65 percent of all ETH transactions are generated using temporary

How Shanghai Govt Came To Forcing All Bitcoin Trading to Stop: The Insider Story

How regulators in Shanghai went even further than Beijing in limiting Bitcoin activities in China Sept. 22, The Paper news agency reported that the Chinese regulators not only banned the exchange between Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and the Chinese Yuan, but they also called for all trading of cryptocurrency to any fiat currency to end.

CEO of JP Morgan Chase Warns Govts Will Ban Bitcoin; Crypto ‘Worth Nothing’

Jamie Dimon warns of further government sanctions against Bitcoin. In another statement that will certainly have cryptophiles fuming, Jamie Dimon, the erstwhile CEO of JP Morgan Chase Bank, was quoted in an interview in New Delhi India saying that cryptocurrencies ‘to me are worth nothing.’ Dimon was serious in his warning that as cryptocurrencies grow,

Vietnam’s Largest Smart Vending Machine Operator Dropfoods to Raise Funds Through ICO on 21 Sept

Bitcoinist.net · September 22, 2017 · 10:30 pm Dropfoods, the largest smart vending machine operator in Vietnam, today announced the launch of an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) scheduled for September 21, 2017, to raise US$9 million with the issuance of its own Dropcoins tokens. With the proceeds from its ICO, Dropfoods will install 1,000 new

Successful Pre ICO Launch for New Digital Identity Verifier Firm, VerifyUnion

Bitcoinist.net · September 22, 2017 · 9:15 pm Another unique and reliable digital identity verification platform, VerifyUnion, has been launched, highlighting secure but hassle-free features and taking in its first $100,000 seed capital before pre-crowdsale was to open, its top official said Wednesday. [Note: This is a press release.] The first investor able to meet