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China Leads the World in Google Searches for Facebook’s Libra

China is the global leader when it comes to searching for “Facebook Libra” on Google one month after the release of Libra’s whi...

McDonald’s, Nestlé and Virgin Media Join Blockchain in Advertising Pilot

McDonald’s, Nestlé and Virgin Media have joined a new blockchain pilot seeking to increase transparency in advertising on...

IMF Chief Economist Urges Regulatory Vigilance on Libra

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called on global regulators to pay attention and take proper regulatory action regard...

Reddit Co-Founders’s Fund Leads $3.75M Round for Blockchain Gaming Studio

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian’s venture fund led a $3.75 million seed round for blockchain-powered video game studio Horizon...

Tor Project’s Bitcoin Crowdfunding Campaign Hits Goal in 25 Hrs

Tor Project’s new Bitcoin (BTC)-based crowdfunding campaign has reached the softcap of $10,000 in 25 hours after the launch. Th...

Bitcoin Network Is Moving $3 Billion Daily, Up 210% Since April

Bitcoin’s average transaction volume is topping $3 billion per day, data from crypto analytics site Coinmetrics.io reveals as o...

Global Blockchain in Healthcare to Reach $1.7 billion by 2026

The volume of blockchain in healthcare market worldwide is forecast to reach more than $1.7 billion by 2026. In a press release...

R3 to Support a Startup-Focused Stock Exchange in Brazil

Blockchain consortium R3 has partnered with Brazilian fintech company Banco Maré to launch a stock exchange for investing in te...

Network Effects Could Spark Blaze of Digital Money Adoption

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has argued that network effects could spark the blaze for the mass adoption of new digita...

UK Royal Mint to Provide Custody for New Cryptocurrency

Royal Mint, a government-owned manufacturer of coins in the United Kingdom, will provide crypto custodial services for the firs...