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Venezuela to Sell Two Valuable Assets in Exchange for Petro

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has stated that the nation will sell oil and portion of the gold it manufactures for its national digital currency petro. 

Alibaba Wins Two Patents to Make Its Blockchain Network Safer & Faster

Chinese internet tycoon Alibaba Group has won two U.S. patents intended to make its blockchain network faster and safer. 

HTC Confirms Staff Cuts to Better Focus on Blockchain Phone, AI

Taiwanese phone producer HTC affirmed recently that it would lay off staff to stay competitive and better concentrate on a bunch of top of the line products, including the EXODUS, its blockchain smartphone.

State Street Partners With Gemini Trust for Digital Assets Trial

One of America's oldest bank is looking at the most recent innovation in an attempt to attract customers. 

Crypto Exchange Coinfloor to Delist Ether Next Month

Digital currency exchange Coinfloor, authorized by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority, is delisting ether (ETH) on January 3. 

Hong Kong Blockchain VC Hires Former NEO Exec to Launch Shanghai Office

CMCC Capital, a Hong Kong-based VC firm, has tapped Zhao Chen from Neo Global Development, one of the biggest blockchain firms in China. 

Indian Tech Giant Tata Launches Blockchain Development Kit

Indian tech tycoon Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), having a market capitalization of more than $100 billion, has rolled out a blockchain development kit. 

Two Russian Nationals Prosecuted for Mining Crypto on State Computers

Two Russian nationals are being prosecuted for purportedly crypto mining on Russian government-owned computer systems.

Bityard Exchange Review

Many investors are anxious to do leverage trading due to the hard-to-grasp technicalities involved. But leverage trading need not be complex. Bityard brings simplicity...

Chinese City to Investors: Make Sure You Are Investing in Blockchain, Not Crypto

Weihai city has asked investors to take caution and ensure they are truly investing in blockchain technology and not cryptocurrency taking on the appearance of blockchain. 

Bitfinex Integrates Compliance Tool from Chainalysis to Monitor Transactions in ‘Real-Time’

Digital currency exchange Bitfinex has incorporated a compliance tool from blockchain analysis company Chainalysis to monitor digital currency transactions in "real time." 

iGaming on Blockchain is New Trend

While most industries suffered and continue to suffer during this pandemic we are currently experiencing, the online gaming industry is one that reached new...

Glencore to Use ‘Responsible Sourcing’ Blockchain Consortium for Tracing Cobalt

Cobalt manufacturer Glencore PLC is joining the Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network (RSBN). 

Crypto Exchange OKEx Is Launching Bitcoin Options Trading This Month

Crypto exchange OKEx is introducing bitcoin options trading later this month.

Huobi US Is Closing Operations After a Lackluster Year

Huobi Group's partner exchange intended for American clients, HBUS, is shutting down its operations after more than a year in business.