AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.The United Nations’ World Food Programme is expanding its Ethereum-based blockchain payments system to avoid the transfer fees incurred via the traditional banking system.Over a year ago in January 2017, the World Food Programme (WFP) successfully tested...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Thailand could soon figure among the earliest countries to officially implement blockchain technology.News broke today that Omise (the company behind the OmiseGO project) and the country’s Ministry of Digital Affairs had signed a Memorandum of Understanding. It’s...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.“Crypto genius” James Altucher is back, and he’s got big plans.Altucher, the so-called “face of Bitcoin,” and his company, Bitzumi, are seeking to raise $10 million to launch a full-service blockchain startup that will, among other things,...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Dutch ‘big four’ bank ABN AMRO has launched a new service wherein bank accounts are issued to individual clients via the blockchain, as alternatives to escrow accounts.ABN AMRO is shifting gears in its blockchain endeavor. The Amsterdam-based...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Jarrod Dicker is the new CEO of blockchain media company P.oet. Dicker is making the move to Po.et while departing from his position as Vice President of Innovation and Commercial Strategy at The Washington Post.Career AccomplishmentsDicker believes...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.The Spanish government is reportedly preparing legislation that includes possible tax incentives to lure blockchain companies into the country.The People’s Party (PP) of Spain, the country’s ruling party, is weighing up legislation to specifically attract blockchain firms...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.The central bank of South Africa has launched a new proof-of-concept (PoC) project to replicate interbank settlements on an Ethereum-based blockchain.The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), the country’s central bank, has announced a new FinTech initiative that...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.A team of Microsoft blockchain researchers has concluded that on-chain scaling — a method employed by Bitcoin Cash and other cryptocurrencies — is antithetical to decentralization and will not provide a network with the ability to operate...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Western Union, the world’s largest money transfer service, has revealed that it is conducting a blockchain-based payments trial with Ripple.Western Union CFO Raj Agrawal confirmed the long-rumored partnership during an interview with Bloomberg, stating that the company...
AdvertisementGet Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Nova Scotia-based BlockCrushr is expanding into the lower 48. The blockchain startup has chosen Wyoming for its new corporate subsidiary amid the state’s openness to both the technology and cryptocurrencies, as evidenced by pending legislation. BlockCrushr Wyoming’s...