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Electroneum to Launch Electricity Top-Ups Across Africa

The blockchain-based digital payment project, Electroneum, will be launching an in-app electricity top-up feature across four A...

Russia’s Central Bank to Launch Blockchain-Powered Digital Mortgage Platform

The Central Bank of Russia is reportedly developing a digital mortgage platform powered by a domestically developed blockchain ...

Antigua’s Crypto Regulation Bill Passes Lower Parliament

Antigua and Barbuda’s House of Representatives passed a cryptocurrency regulation bill on May 27. With this bill, they have tak...

Lithuania’s Central Bank Completes Blockchain Regulatory Research

As of May 27, the Bank of Lithuania, or BoL, has finished the research phase of its blockchain-related project, LBChain. In the...

WeChat Invests $70 Billion in Fintech, Including Blockchain and AI

Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings will allocate nearly $70 billion (500B yuan) over the next five years in fintech developmen...

Samsung’s New Chip to Secure Crypto Transactions on Mobile Devices

South Korean tech titan Samsung announced a standalone turnkey security solution that secures cryptocurrency transactions on sm...

Jobless South Korean University Graduates Are Increasingly Interested in Blockchain

Daejeon University is the latest in a series of South Korean universities redesigning portions of its finance and technology de...

Why I’ve Started Accepting BTC for Glass Pipes

Once my company, Jerome Baker Designs, had become one of the premier producers of custom pipes and bongs in the 1990s, I no lon...

Enterprise Blockchains: Seven Steps to Success

In my approximately two-decade career at Microsoft, I had the privilege and the opportunity to first work on the company’s emer...

Bitcoin Investment App CEO Calls BTC a Monetary Revolution, Not a Technical One

What needs to happen for Bitcoin (BTC) to cement its role in the public eye as a valid investment option? “Time,” A...