Bankers Continue to Switch To Crypto As Wild West Days Are Numbered

Bankers Continue to Switch To Crypto As Wild West Days Are Numbered Bankers continue to come from traditional financial roles to Blockchain related projects. Leaving behind them a salary of up to seven figures shows a strong belief in the future of digital currencies. The lure of a young but quickly maturing marketplace is growing stronger.…

Bankers Outgrow Legacy Finance and Join the Cryptocurrency Space

As global regulatory watchdogs eye cryptocurrency with increasing suspicion, bankers continue retreating from legacy finance. They are leaving to embrace the titillating comeuppance of cryptocurrency. They see the digital token ecosystem as a sumptuous feast of unimaginable prosperity for themselves and the world. Also read: Litecoin ATMs Proliferate Globally A recent article by Bloomberg reported that China

BitMEX Won’t Support Bitcoin Cash Due to Security Concerns

BitMEX Won’t Support Bitcoin Cash Due to Security Concerns The upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork has caused a lot of confusion already. Some exchanges will support this token and fork, whereas other platforms have no interest in this chain split. One particular exchange feels that Bitcoin Cash offers nothing special and lacks two-way replay protection,…

Someone Tried to Extort 52 Bitcoins From Trump Advisor Jared Kushner Last Year

Someone Tried to Extort 52 Bitcoins From Trump Advisor Jared Kushner Last Year A senior aide to US President Donald Trump told Congress this week that someone tried to extort him for 52 bitcoins just before the presidential election last year. Senior White House advisor Jared Kushner submitted a statement on Monday ahead of a meeting with…

Leading IBM engineer to reveal blockchain application in energetics at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm

On September 7, Stockholm will host Sweden’s first major conference dedicated to cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies: Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm. The event is a part of the greatest network of events held by Smile-Expo in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Prague, Tallinn, and Kyiv.    Stockholm will bring together foreign experts and representatives of Swedish cryptocurrency community

Stanford Scientists Create 4D Camera for Self-Driving Vehicles and Delivery Drones

Technology is constantly undergoing major changes. Stanford University scientists have come with a new type of camera which works across four dimensions. It is believed this camera will be of great use for autonomous vehicles, delivery drones, and other purposes over the next few years. New 4D Camera Collects More Information Than Predecessors It is

London Stock Exchange Partners With IBM to Develop Securities Data Blockchain

London Stock Exchange Partners With IBM to Develop Securities Data Blockchain The London Stock Exchange (LSE) subsidiary Borsa Italiana has announced plans to digitize securities certificate data with the adoption of IBM Blockchain. The partnership between LSE and IBM will give small private European companies the opportunity to interact with shareholders and vice versa. It…

Rothschild Investment Corp Not Affiliated With The Rothschild Family: NYT

Rothschild Investment Corporation has no ties with the Rothschild family, according to NYT article. Bitcoin pundits were intrigued by certain Rothschild Investment Corporation investment in Bitcoin. However, recent updates come to light that the Rothschild Investment Corporation has no ties with the Rothschild family. The issue was raised by a netizen after a post on

Greek Police Arrest Man Who Laundered $4 bln in Bitcoin Over 6 Years

Money laundering worth $4 bln is the latest case of Bitcoin fraud to make international headlines. The largest Russian-language cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e was closed on "unscheduled technical work." The owners of BTC-e diligently kept anonymity. However, our source from qugla.com ICO marketing agency has revealed to Cointelegraph that Alexander Vinnik is one of the owners

Renault Builds Digitized Car Maintenance Log Prototype Using Blockchain

Renault Builds Digitized Car Maintenance Log Prototype Using Blockchain   French automaker Renault has unveiled a new digitized car maintenance log prototype built using blockchain. Announced today, the project saw Renault working with tech firms Microsoft and VISEO to develop the prototype. A Chinese startup, BitSe, was said to have also worked on the design. Microsoft’s cloud-based Azure platform –…

Rothschild Investment Corporation Becomes Bitcoin Stakeholder

A major mainstream investment company, Rothschild Investment Corporation, has embraced cryptocurrency by investing in bitcoin. The company recently filed a holdings report that solidified this investment move. They bought shares of the GBTC, or the bitcoin investment trust, which acts as a share that tacks its value to bitcoin’s price.  Also read: What Every Bitcoiner Should

Bank Acceptance is the Key Obstacle for Bitcoin to Go Mainstream

Bank Acceptance is the Key Obstacle for Bitcoin to Go Mainstream   A new report from US-based Bank of America Merrill Lynch argues that bitcoin will go mainstream once banks start accepting it. According to CNBC, the report outlines methods by which cryptocurrencies can be weighed against other commodities, singling out safety and liquidity as potential factors.…

20-30% of Russian Devices are Infected With Cryptocurrency Mining Virus, Claims President’s Adviser

20-30% of Russian Devices are Infected With Cryptocurrency Mining Virus, Claims President’s Adviser   An advisor to President Vladimir Putin has claimed that as many as a quarter of computers in Russia are infected with cryptocurrency mining malware. German Klimenko, who advises Putin on issues related to the internet, recently told a domestic broadcaster that…