Blockchain

Criminals Rarely Use Crypto to Withdraw Stolen Funds

In Russia, fraudsters rarely use cryptocurrency to withdraw stolen money, according to the country’s central bank. The news was...

98% of BSV Transactions Used for Writing Weather Data on Blockchain: Report

More than 98% of transactions on the Bitcoin SV blockchain over the past 30 days have been used for writing data from a weather...

President of Uganda to Lead Blockchain Conference in Kampala in July

The President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, will officiate the 2019 Africa Blockchain Conference, according to a report by Kabuub...
June 25, 2019
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Ethereum-Based Synthetic Asset Platform Loses Over 37M Tokens in Oracle Attack

The Ethereum-based synthetic asset issuance platform Synthetix has lost over 37 million synthetic ETH (sETH) in an oracle attac...

AICPA Proposes New Standards That Would Apply to Blockchain-Based Audit Data

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) has proposed a new set of standards for audit evidence including...
June 25, 2019
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Bitfinex CTO Hints at Maximum Leverage for Upcoming Derivatives Trading

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex CTO Paolo Ardoino hinted at the maximum leverage for the exchange’s upcoming derivatives tradi...

US House of Representatives to Hold Hearing on Facebook’s Libra in July

The United States House Financial Services Committee will be holding a hearing on the social media giant Facebook’s proposed vi...

Canadian Blockchain Company Signs Contract with Seoul Ministry of Transportation

Canadian tech firm Graph Blockchain Inc. has partnered with the Ministry of Transportation in Seoul, South Korea, to run a pilo...

SWIFT to Allow GPI Payments on Blockchain Platforms

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) will allow distributed ledger technology (DLT) firms t...

Alyx Fashion Brand Launches IOTA-Powered Pilot for Supply Chain Transparency

Alyx — the luxe fashion brand founded by erstwhile Lady Gaga creative director and Kanye West collaborator Matthew Williams — i...