Crypto Market

South Korea Agencies to Double Blockchain Project Budget

The South Korea Internet and Security Agency (KISA), a sub-organization of the South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT, has an...
September 5, 2018

Firefox to Start Blocking Cryptojacking Malware

Firefox, one of the world’s most popular web browsers, is set to start blocking cryptojacking malware by default in order to im...
September 2, 2018

Eminem’s Latest Album ‘Kamikaze’ Features a Bitcoin Shout-Out

Rapper and actor Eminem has given bitcoin’s public awareness another boost, giving it a mention in a song on his just-rel...
August 31, 2018

Russia to Keep Tracks on Bitcoin Transactions and Wallets

The authorities of Russia are planning to start keeping track on cryptocurrency transactions, in particular those with Bitcoin ...
August 30, 2018

Samsung Introduces Banksign to Simplify Banking

Samsung group’s IT division Samsung SDS has developed a blockchain-based co-verification system called BankSign for South Korea...

India’s Central Bank (RBI) Sets up a Blockchain Unit

According to a report from The Economic Times news outlet, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) set up a unit focused on blockchain ...
August 28, 2018

Alibaba Combines Cloud Computing with Blockchain

According to a report by The Asia Times, Yi Li senior software engineer stated that Alibaba now understands the value of blockc...
August 27, 2018

Tencent and Alibaba Ban Cryptocurrency Transactions

As part of an ongoing country-wide crackdown, China’s two largest technology companies, Tencent (TCEHY) and Alibaba (BABA), hav...
August 26, 2018

World Bank Launches World’s First Blockchain Bond To Raise $110 Million

The World Bank priced the world’s first blockchain-operated debt instrument, a blockchain bond termed bond-I, to raise A$...
August 24, 2018

Pornhub Now Accepts PumaPay Cryptocurrency

PornHub now accepts an open source blockchain-based payment solution called PumaPay. Developed by Cyprus-based blockchain compa...
August 24, 2018