Saturday, June 23, 2018

Switzerland’s Largest Bank Declines To Offer Trading In Bitcoin Or Other Cryptocurrencies

The chairman of Switzerland’s largest bank UBS warns against crypto, but sees potential opportunity in using blockchain tech Source link

Dutch Ministry Develops National Blockchain Research Agenda

The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy has commissioned a national research agenda to tackle the development of blockchain nationwide Source link

Could Human-Readable Addresses Make Bitcoin Better?

By now every crypto trader has experienced the anxiety of sending funds from one wallet address to another. You first copy paste the long string of letters and numbers, then...

Mingo Adopts the Next Generation of Blockchain Technology for Its Three-In-One App Using Hedera’s...

Mingo, the all-in-one crypto messaging, e-commerce and e-sports platform, announced today that the project will be built using next-generation hashgraph technology from Hedera. Mingo lets you chat with its unique multichannel...

Comcast’s Venture Capital Arm Is Bullish On Bitcoin and Blockchain

Comcast’s venture capital arm is bullish on Bitcoin and blockchain, although they are still waiting to see blockchain’s “killer application.” #NEWS Source link

US, Canadian Regulators Launch Dozens of Crypto Scam Probes

An "international crackdown" on cryptocurrency scams was launched Monday by a group of securities regulators. Source link

Ripple Launches ‘Xpring’ Initiative to Invest in XRP-Focused Startups

Ripple has launched an initiative to provide financial assistance to "serious" startups and projects – as long as they boost its own ecosystem. Source link

‘Enough Is Enough’: Finance Guru Sues Facebook Over Crypto Scams

Martin Lewis, a British personal finance writer, is suing Facebook for allowing his likeness to be used in scammers' advertisements on the platform. Source link

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Zug Tests Blockchain to Decide on Fireworks and Digital IDs

The city of Zug, home of the Swiss Crypto Valley, will invite its residents to take part in an experimental blockchain-based vote. They are expected to share opinions on several...

Another One Bites the Dust: ShipChain Served with Cease and Desist Order

The Securities Division of the Office of the Attorney General in South Carolina has served ShipChain with an administrative order to cease and desist from conducting business transactions within the state. The...