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Playstation 4 Approves First Ethereum Based Video Game

Playstation 4 is making big moves by adding blockchain to their upcoming video game. Which game? Plague Hunters will be the first Ethereum-based game available on the console. Sony has reportedly put Plague Hunters through their notoriously stringent...

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Everyone Needs To Be Aware of This Fake Trezor Wallet

Trezor, recently posted a tweet on their Twitter account warning people of the fake Trezor Wallet clone that’s currently out on the market. The model in question is the Trezor One. It’s currently being sold on the...

Binance CEO Asks Ripple Supporters to Pitch XRP To Him

CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhan has been listening to the XRP community and asking them why XRP should be added as the leading cryptocurrency exchange as base pair. While the CEO is quite aware of the strength...

Blockchain Project Power Ledger Partners Up With American PowerNet

Power Ledger has announced it’s launching a peer-to-peer trading product for renewable energy. Power ledger will plans to launch with American PowerNet in Pennsylvania. American Powernet plans to utilize Power Ledger’s xGrid platform. This platform shall allow...

Crypto Exchange OKCoin Now Live In Latin America

The ever growing crypto market has a whole new cryoticurrency to welcome, as OkGroup, the owners behind the major crypto-crypto exchange OKEx, has launched in Latin America via its fiat-to-crypto exchange OKCoin, which is offering its services...

Bitmain CEO, Jihan Wu, Believes In The Future of Bitcoin Cash

Speaking at the Nikkei/CNBC “Future of Money” event in Tokyo, Bitmain co-founder and CEO Jihan Wu came out in support of Bitcoin Cash and proof-of-work (PoW) mining. Wu addressed questions covering several topics, including the recent BCH...

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Mythical Games Raises $16M Series A To Build Games On EOS

Mythical Games, an online gaming studio, announced that it had secured $16M from investors including Galaxy Digital, Javelin Venture Partners, and OKCoin. The company plans on developing games that will enable players to own and customize their...

Mark Cuban and Lympo Launch Blockchain Fitness App

Mark Cuban and Antanas Guoga, Co-founder of Lympo, have recently announced the launching of Lympo, the nations first blockchain app and the first of its kind to reward users with crypto tokens holding monetary value that can...

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Coinbase Custody Supports Ripple

Coinbase Custody has indicated that it will add the Ripple token to its list of supported crypto assets. The crypto-custody solution has been a work in progress for some time now, but it was not until last month that the...

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H&M Confirms That The Company Will Be Testing VeChain

Today fashion empire H&M confirms that they will be giving Vechain a test run. Their main use for Vechain will be for supply chain tracking purposes. Rumors of a pilot test started to spread on Reddit and...

Amazon and Bank of America Gain Crypto-Related Patents

Two of the largest institutions have just manage to secure cryptocurrency-related patents. Amazon has won two patents for cryptography and distributed data storage, while Bank of America won a patent for a crypto storage platform in enterprise...

Ripple Reveals New Partnership With CIMB Group

One of the largest banks in Asia has teamed up with RippleNet. The Partnership The fifth largest bank in the ten-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations(ASEAN), CIMB Group, plans to use Ripple’s network of banks and financial...

Cardano Undergoing Reconstruction As Michael Parsons Resigns

Michael Parsons has recently resigned from his post as the head of Cardano Foundation. The Announcement CEO of IOHK and Creator of Cardano (ADA)Charles Hoskinson, was the one to make the announcement on Tuesday. Preceding his resignation,...

DAppPlay Launches TronPay Crypto Wallet

DAppPlay has recently launched a new Chrome extension called Tronpay Wallet. It allows users to send and receive TRX. The Extension Becoming a piece of a larger Tron online ecosystem, the extension integrates with decentralized applications, such...

Galaxy Digital Partners With Rise Wealth Technologies

Galaxy Digital, a crypto-focused investment bank, has recently partnered with Rise Wealth Technologies, innovator of machine learning and algorithmic trading systems. Rise Rise utilized a AI-powered trading technology that’s designed to place ” the power of Wall...

Goldman Sachs Launches Derivatives For Bitcoins

One of the largest financial institutions in the world, Goldman Sachs, is launching it’s own type of derivatives contracts of bitcoin for a select clientele, according to a unsourced report by the Block. Derivatives Derivatives are tradeable...

Vitalik Buterin Reveals Plans for Ethereum 2.0

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin addresses the future of Ethereum during his keynote address at DevCon 4 in Prague. The segment showcases the history and ideas behind the development of Ethereum and where its future is headed. “Ethereum...

Pundi X Showcases The Very First Blockchain Powered Phone

Pundi X recently announced the very first blockchain-powered phone called the XPhone.  The company aims to integrate blockchain technology with real life. The XPhone Based on a DLT operating system and communications protocol, the new phone will...

Microsoft Plans To Use Blockchain Solution for Dencentralized Identities

Microsoft recently announced a blockchain solution for decentralized identities (DID) that is designed for protection of a consumers digital identity. Dencentralized Identities From a recently released white paper Microsoft has stated: Each of us needs a digital identity we...

Vitalik Buterin and Nouriel Roubini Plan For A Future Debate

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin, and global economist Nouriel Roubini, also known as Dr.Doom, have announced they chance of a live debate about cryptocurrencies. The Setup Forbes senior Editor Laura Shin was the one who first initiated the...

Binance Coin Can Now Be Used To Purchase Real Estate

During a tweet released recently, CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao announced that Binance Coin (BNB) is now being accepted by the Propy Inc: a real estate firm that accepts payments in cryptocurrencies. Real Estate Propy made an...

Airports May Accept Crypto Due to Binances New Investment

Australian government has recently given the green light on a deal that will allow BInance, a cryptocurrency exchange giant, invest over $2.5 million into an Australian Crypto startup leading towards a potential opening for crypto pay options...

Soulja Boy Tweets New Song About Bitcoin

Famously known rapper Soulja Boy just recently dropped his latest piece “Young Drako” with a new track named “Bitcoin” about the artist crypto trading skills. This has put him shoulder to shoulder with other rappers Royce da...

Vitalik Buterin Announces Eventual Detachment from Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin, creator of the world’s second largest cryptocurrency has recently announced in a tweet of his future detachment from Ethereum. Buterin has stated that Ethereum will soon be able to run without his management. The Post...

Ubisoft Joins Newly Formed Blockchain Game Alliance

Ubisoft, known for their Assassin Creed and Rainbow Six series, has recently undertaken steps to join the blockchain space by becoming inaugural member of the recently formed Blockchain Game Alliance consortium. Goals and Members. During the Blockchain...

World’s First Blockchain University to Open in 2019

A group of Oxford academics are planning to open the world’s first blockchain university during 2019 – called Woolf University, that will utilize blockchain tech to introduce students with a one-on-one education that is cheaper than normal universities....

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Jay-Z and Beyonce Goes Luxury With Cryptocurrencies

Jay-Z and Beyonce tickets are a hot Bitcoin item. The White Company, known for closing the first Bitcoin sale of a contemporary art piece in the US is now fielding requests for Jay-Z and Beyoncé tickets for...

Ripple Shares Insights On Their Master Plan at Unbound 2018

At the Unbound 2018 conference in London, Ripple’s global payments specialist Cassie Craddock said Ripple’s long-term strategy is centered on spreading the company’s proprietary technology through banks and payment platforms on a massive scale. The master plan!...

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Forget Kitties, Xiaomi Launches A Blockchain Bunny Game

China just doesn’t stop with the blockchain craze despite it’s ban on cryptocurrency. This time, even Xiaomi is jumping on the bandwagon with it’s new release of a blockchain bunny game. Xiaomi has just launched its own blockchain...

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Companies In China Are Adding Blockchain To Their Name For Fun

Cryptocurrency may be banned in China, but that isn’t stopping blockchain companies in China from adding blockchain to their company name and description. So how many is actually a lot? The number of companies with “blockchain” in...

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IBM Jumps On The Stablecoin Game With This New Partnership

IBM has been looking to get involved in the blockchain space for quite some time, but this is the first time they partnered with an upcoming stablecoin. A stablecoin named Stronghold launched on Tuesday as Stellar network’s first official, venture-backed...

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Loom Network Completes Fundraising For The First Mobile Blockchain Game!

Loom Network is a mobile gaming company focused on mobile games and social apps. They are the creators of http://CryptoZombies.io , http://DelegateCall.com , and http://EthFiddle.com Recently they announced on their Twitter page that they’ve successfully raised enough money for the first ever mobile...

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Twitter Meets With Tron For A Potential Partnership

Recently Twitter, the social media giant, paid a visit to Tron’s headquarters and met up with the founder of Tron, Justin Sun. As of now, there isn’t too much information on what the meeting was actually about...

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Major Crypto Exchange Scam Spotted By A Redditor Revealed

Scams within the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry is nothing new. Usually, most people will walk away with the thought that they got scammed and not expose it. However, this time around it is different. Redditor under the...

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The Reason Behind Why Expedia Stopped Accepting Bitcoins

Expedia, the online travel agency was one of the first online sites to start accepting bitcoin back in 2014. Recently, the company has quietly stopped accepting the cryptocurrency, forcing users to look for an alternative. What led to...

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What Does The Legalization of Cryptocurrencies in South Korea Mean?

South Korea’s financial officials have finalized the draft categorizing cryptocurrency exchanges in a new industry called “Crypto assets Exchange and Brokerage”. The new draft also states that Blockchains such as Ethereum will be classified as “Blockchain based...

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One of The World’s Top ETFs Trader Moves Into Trading Crypto

Europe’s largest trader of exchange-traded funds is moving into crypto, even though its regulator urges consumers and institutions not to buy and sell digital currencies. Who are these people anyway? Flow Traders NV, an Amsterdam-based speed trader,...

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Ethos Jumps Up 50% After The Release of Their Universal Wallet

It’s been a big week for blockchain companies. Ignoring the price jumps, we’ve been seeing huge launches and big moves by blockchain companies. We’re actually seeing real products kick in and companies releasing beta versions of their...

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Alibabacoin’s New Multicrypto Wallet Might Be A Game Changer

Today, Alibabacoin Foundation released their highly-anticipated Multicrypto Wallet in response to the overwhelming community support for the project. The Multicrypto Wallet is the one of the cryptocurrency wallet in the world that can store, secure, and exchange 10 unique...

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Vechain Is Making Big Moves With Its Latest Launch

The VeChain Thor blockchain is officially live. VeChain Thor, the blockchain as a service company (BAAS), has gone live with the mining of their first block on June 30th, 2018. VeChain aims to build a decentralized business ecosystem with products that...

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The NBA’s Sacramento King Will Begin Mining Ethereum

The Sacramento Kings recently announced a pilot program to mine ETH for charity is underway. Any Ethereum that is produced will be put at the disposal of Build Black – a local charity. Why are they doing this? The NBA...

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Jack Ma Is Still Strong On Blockchain and Crypto With Ant Financial

Ant Financial, which is apart of the Alibaba group ran by Jack Ma, launched blockchain-based money transfers between Hong Kong and the Philippines today. What’s happening? This service, designed to compete with banks and traditional remittance services,...