Since the beginning of 2018, the entire cryptosphere has been hit with quite many challenges from regulators all over the globe. Recently, social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and others banned crypto-related adverts and initial coin offerings (ICOs) on their platforms. “Facebook has banned all advertising for cryptocurrencies because they are...
Brazil’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, including Bitcointrade, Mercado Bitcoin, Foxbit, and others, recently joined forces to create a cryptocurrency association whose goal is to defend the interests of cryptocurrency users. The organization, dubbed Associação Brasileira de Criptoeconomia (ABCripto) recently found out other companies created a “rival” association. Headed by fintech firm...
The first two eras of the internet During the first era of the internet — from the 1980s through the early 2000s — internet services were built on open protocols that were controlled by the internet community. This meant that people or organizations could grow their internet presence knowing the rules of the game wouldn’t...
On the off chance that you need a brisk lift to your organisation's share price, including "blockchain" to your name will work – at least for some time. In spite of a droop in cryptographic currencies that has wiped more than 50 percent off the estimation of bitcoin since December,...
The blockchain technology introduced many innovations and possibilities with regards security and anonymity.  Governments and businesses around the world are exploring ways to store data, such as land records, contract and assets, in blockchains – ledgers of digital transactions – amid rapidly growing investor interest. Countries like Brazil is hoping...
The internet has become an indispensable tool in the modern world where technology and technological innovations rule the century. It is a key tool development in all spheres of life, modern-day globalization, is also reliant on the internet to connect several parts of the world together. The internet has...
The stereotypical thought of an African revolution, one that breaks the chains of oppression and domination, sparks images of bloody battles of liberation. But now, with a new tool that does not discriminate or exclude, Bitcoin is helping African millennials free himself from financial repression. Armed with only a smartphone everyday African citizens are...
The French government opened the way on Friday for trading unlisted securities using blockchain digital ledgers with the adoption of new rules aimed at improving Paris' image as a center for financial innovation. The new rules mean that banks and fintech companies can set up blockchain platforms where unlisted securities...
The Austrian government is throwing its weight behind a new blockchain research effort aimed at developing business applications of the technology. The new Research Institute for Cryptoeconomy will be headquartered at the University of Vienna. On Dec. 5, a gathering of over 500 people met at the new research outfit,...
Over the next two years, enterprises are expected to ramp up their efforts to test blockchain technology as part of a new method of establishing trust in a digital economy. New research from consultancy Deloitte LLP shows a "trust economy" is now developing around person-to-person (P2P) transactions enabled by blockchain...