Author Archives: Teuta Franjkovic

Zimbabwe’s Central Bank Bans Cryptocurrency Trading

Anybody Dealing with Cryptos Does That at Their Own Risk Growing Bitcoin Trade Helped Zimbabwe Before The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has banned financial institutions in the country from processing cryptocurrency transactions for cryptocurrency traders and investors despite growing interest in digital monetary assets in the country. “In order to safeguard the integrity, safety and […]

LG Launched its Enterprise Blockchain Platform ‘Monachain’

Enabling Blockchain Logistics in Finance, Manufacturing and Communication The Platform Will Help Business Owners Boost Productivity The IT subsidiary of electronics giant LG has launched its enterprise blockchain platform that can be applied in a number of sectors. As reported by Korea Times, LG CNS’ own blockchain platform ‘Monachain’ has been designed to enable blockchain-based […]

Bitbond is Using Bitcoins to Transfer Loans

Using Bitcoin to Handle International Loans The Bank  Guarantees Profitable Bitcoin Lending Bitbond, an online bank founded in Germany in 2013 by German Radoslav Albrecht, has found an innovative use case for bitcoin’s borderless nature: international loan payments. According to Reuters, the service allows small scale businesses that sell their products online to borrow up to […]

With VeganCoin You Are Sure Your Trading is Cruelty Free

Veganism Could Become the Common Denominator Pay Your UberEats with VeganCoin Deeply grounded in 21st century we cannot ignore the fact that nearly one-third of the world’s population is obese or overweight. Today, 2.1 billion people, nearly 30% of the world’s population, are either obese or overweight, according to a new, first-of-its kind analysis of […]

Wall Street Banks Following Goldman Sachs on Bitcoin

Bank’s Bullish Bet on Bitcoin is Definitely a Big Step For the Crypto Market Crypto-market Is Too Large to Ignore Goldman Sachs keeps moving further with their plans to open the first bitcoin trading company that any Wall Street bank will likely follow. In the interview for CNBC, Spencer Bogart, a blockchain venture capitalist, says […]

Blockchain is the New Internet

Brock Pierce: Entire Internet is Broken Blochain Will Replace the Internet as We Know It On today’s first day of the Dubai Future Blockchain Summit there were many panels and one that got most interest from the audience was an opening panel about Blockchain being the new internet. Enterpreneur and philantrophist Brock Pierce said, that […]

By 2020, Dubai Will Become a Blockchain Capital

Dr Aisha: Blockchain is the Foundation of the UAE’s Digital Infrastructure Everipedia: More Modern Wikipedia With Its Own Token “Dubai Government wants to, by the 2020, become a blockchain capital” was the sentence that almost every speaker on the Dubai Future Blockchain Summit, has spoken. The director general of Smart Dubai Dr Aisha bin Bishr […]

Dubai Presents Future Blockchain Summit

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum: Let’s Make Dubai the Happiest City on Earth. Two days of unfolding the future Taking place from May 2-3, 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the Summit is officially hosted by Smart Dubai Office, the entity recognised as the global first-mover in blockchain adoption, in partnership with […]

Monex Buying Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Coincheck for $530 Million

Monex: Coincheck is a Global Leader in Cryptocurrency Possible IPO of Coincheck Shares at a Future Date Japanese online brokerage Monex Group confirmed a deal is in place to acquire cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, which suffered a major breach early this year. Just for reminder, a group of cryptocurrency traders filed a lawsuit against Coincheck Inc over theft of […]

Zuckerberg Having Hearing of U.S. Senate Tomorrow

U.S. Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees and the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee Hearing Will Zuckerberg Step Down? Last month, we were talking about the Cambridge Analytica scandal that rocked the Facebook and since then shares in the company are down to $155, that is more than 16 percent. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg did […]

Sirin Labs Partnering With FIH Mobile

FIH Mobile Confirmed to Design and Manufacture Blockchain Smartphone Assembling the Line specially for FINNEY Phone We were already writing about of Sirin Labs negotiating about licensing their operating system, called SIRIN OS, to run blockchain applications alongside Alphabet Inc.’s Android system. As said, talks were then just preliminary. Sirin Labs is now officially partnering […]

BCH Market Being Delisted From the OKEx Exchange

BCH Market Removed From The OKEx Exchange Due to Lack of Liquidity BCH Will be Available for Trading in BTC, ETH and USDT Markets In a recent video by the CEO of Arcane Bear, Tijo, brought up news about BCH market being removed from the OKEx exchange due to a lack of liquidity. OKEx, one of […]

6,000 South Korean Outlets to Make Cryptocurrencies Available by Q2 2018

Bithumb making big announcements Already on Track to do $4 Billion in Payments in 2018 South Korean crypto exchange giant, Bithumb made two big announcements in March. First, they revealed a partnership with Bitpay to take a bite out of the $200 billion cross-border payments market. They are already on track to do $4 billion in […]

Malta Following Binance, Due to Government’s Support

Malta is looking to work to create a win win for  crypto businesses “They are saying they are coming because Malta is ready to regulate us” Malta, the smallest national capital in the European Union by area, Is making strides to be the Blockchain, and Cryptocurrency capital. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, a firm supporter of […]

JP Morgan Examines Spin-Off of Quorum Blockchain Project

Widening Appeal to Other Banks Quorum Seeking Independence It seems that JPMorgan Chase is considering forming its Quorum blockchain as a separate company in order to widen its appeal to other financial institutions. Quorum, an open-source project, was launched in 2016 as a permissioned version of ethereum. It also be used to send and receive […]

Huawei Negotiating on Building a Blockchain-Ready Smartphone

Reportedly in Talks with Sirin Labs to License its Blockchain OS Joining the Cryptocurrency Frenzy Several major Chinese smartphone makers yesterday announced the release of ‘blockchain smartphones’. We could say that there is a certain formation of a group of firms who are all eager to join the current cryptocurrency frenzy. Among them is the […]