EOS creator Block.one has acquired the team behind once-prominent block producer EOS New York, which has now entirely ceased operations.Block.one, which raised more than $4 billion in a yearlong initial coin offering (ICO) in 2018, said Wednesday it had hired EOS New York founders Rick Schlesinger and Kevin Rose,...
Privacy-focused browser Brave Software is hoping to facilitate in-browser cryptocurrency trading, though it’s not quite ready yet.Brave announced Tuesday it was partnering with Binance to develop an in-browser crypto trading tool which will ultimately let users deposit, swap, purchase and trade crypto right from Brave Browser’s launch and...
Even as markets were shaken by the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus, exchange and payment provider Crypto.com says interest in cryptocurrencies reached an all-time high.CEO and co-founder Kris Marszalek told CoinDesk that transaction volumes on Crypto.com more than doubled between December and February, with app downloads also...
In traditional financial payment activities, the main process includes three parts: Clearing, Settlement and Settlement of Accounts. Clearing refers to the process of transaction data aggregation by institution and transaction type and calculating the settlement amount. Settlement refers to the entire process of net settlement of transaction data based...
A U.S. judge ordered messaging platform Telegram to refrain from issuing its gram cryptocurrency next month as planned, granting a request by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).In a preliminary injunction dated March 24, U.S. District Judge P. Kevin Castel, of the Southern District of New York, said...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Kik are pushing for a speedy resolution to their ongoing legal battle, with both claiming the other has provided insufficient evidence to support their case. In a motion for summary judgment filed at the District Court for the Southern District of...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pressed charges against a former state senator for his role in a $4.3 million token sale that promised outlandishly high returns. The SEC confirmed Friday it had filed a complaint against David Schmidt, a former Republican state senator for Washington State,...
The non-profit that holds funds raised in Tezos' $400 million ICO sold as many as 8,000 bitcoins in 2019, it reported Thursday.The share of the Tezos Foundation's portfolio made up of bitcoin fell from 61 percent in July, to 47 percent as of the end of January, the...
What if the coronavirus pandemic is to data tracking as 9/11 was to homeland security?The Israeli government approved an emergency measure this week to track civilian mobile-phone data in order to monitor the spread of COVID-19. Although parliament is still hammering out the logistics of this mandatory program,...
20 November 2019, Carucao. The online gaming industry has grown tremendously, with statistics showing that the market currently worths more than 46 billion U.S. dollars, and anticipated to be valued at over 94 billion U.S. dollars in 2024. The digital currency world running on the blockchain network has revolutionized...