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‘We Don’t Deal in the Speculative’

Amazon would only consider discussing the creation of its own cryptocurrency like Facebook’s Libra in several years’ time, a se...

IBM’s Blockchain Division Largely Unscathed After Layoffs of 1,700: Report

Only a “very, very tiny percentage” of this month’s 1,700 job losses at IBM affected its blockchain division, The Block reporte...
June 20, 2019
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Satoshi Nakamoto Apparent Author of Two Upcoming Books on Amazon

Two different books published under Satoshi Nakamoto’s name have recently appeared on Amazon. According to Amazon, both of the ...

Digital Asset Partners With Amazon AWS Aurora on Smart Contract Language Interoperability

Blockchain software firm Digital Asset has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Aurora to make its open-source smart contra...

Insurtech Platform to Apply Blockchain to Auto Claims With New Funding

Insurance tech firm BlockClaim has recently received £500,000 ($627,000) in funding for its blockchain-based claims solution, a...
June 18, 2019
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History of Centralized Companies Being Hostile Toward Crypto

On June 10, one of the top cryptocurrency media sites, CCN, initially announced that it would shut down, citing a June 3 Google...

Legal & General Partners With Amazon to Use Blockchain for Pension Deals

Online retail giant Amazon has partnered with United Kingdom-based insurance agency Legal & General to create a blockchain ...

Bitcoin Analyst Says BTC Could Reach $25,000 by End of 2019

Bitcoin (BTC) price analyst Oliver Isaacs thinks it will hit $25,000 around the end of 2019, according to a report by The Indep...

Amazon Patent Casts Light on Plans to Create Proof-of-Work Blockchain Analog

Retail behemoth Amazon has received a patent for generating Merkle trees as a solution to the proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm, a ...

Cybercriminals Sneak in Crypto Mining Malware via Confluence Software Exploit

Cybercriminals are now reportedly exploiting known vulnerability CVE-2019-3396 in the software Confluence, a workspace producti...