KOREA – Dain coin, a decentralized escrow token created to facilitate security and animosity between cryptocurrency transactions, will cooperate with Alpha Bank of Russia to apply practical usage to the real world General manager of Dain, Mr Kim Young-man says, "We will start to issue cards only to token holders...
Uphold, a digital money platform providing access to investments and payments using blockchain technology, has announced the expansion of its stablecoin offerings alongside the launch of a “Stablecoin Center.”The Center, according to the announcement, will offer access to six stablecoins in the platform, including four of the most...
Plasm, a smart contract protocol built on Polkadot’s Substrate framework, has integrated Chainlink’s (LINK) price feeds. Interestingly, the oracle project itself will likely soon become a Polkadot parachain.Polkadot has a modular design wherein various parachains serve particular use cases. Its mainnet does not have smart contracts, but Plasm...
Craig Wright maintains that he alone has access to the ‘Satoshi’ Bitcoin addresses filed in court, despite a message apparently signed by 145 of the addresses calling him “a liar and a fraud”.Wright says anyone that thinks his credibility is now in tatters as a result “doesn’t understand...
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, or OCC, launched a project aimed to improve financial inclusion of underserved populations.Called REACh, which stands for Roundtable for Economic Access and Change, will bring together banking industry leaders and national civil rights, business and technology organizations to identify and...
Today the value of Tesla stock set a new record high at $1,027, bringing the market capitalization to $188 billion, and also surpassing the total market cap of Bitcoin (BTC), which hovers at $181 billion.While the value of Tesla stock and Bitcoin price are not interconnected, there is...
On June 11, the Congressional Fintech Task Force held a hearing examining FedAccounts and a digital dollar as ways of expanding financial inclusion in the United States.Particularly in the aftermath of greatly delayed $1200 stimulus payments directly to U.S. citizens, the digital dollar has gotten much more attention....
Simon Dedic has beef with crypto rankings. The co-founder of crypto research house Blockfyre specifically suggests that five of the top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap don’t deserve their high-profile spot.In an inflammatory June 21 tweet, Dedic called out XRP, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision, Litecoin and EOS...
Voice, the social media platform by EOS creator Block.One, announced that it will launch on July 4.According to a Tweet posted by Voice Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Salah Zalatimo on June 6, the social media platform will be available to readers on U.S. Independence Day, with only registered...
Two crypto fund managers say Ether (ETH) is neither a worthy asset for investors nor a great store of value.According to a report posted June 11 by Steven McClurg and Leah Wald of Exponential Investments, Ether is a “risk-on asset” and not a reliable investment as many in...