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.
Chinese internet tycoon Alibaba Group has won two U.S. patents intended to make its blockchain network faster and safer.
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.
One of America's oldest bank is looking at the most recent innovation in an attempt to attract customers.
Digital currency exchange Coinfloor, authorized by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority, is delisting ether (ETH) on January 3.
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 tycoon Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), having a market capitalization of more than $100 billion, has rolled out a blockchain development kit.
Two Russian nationals are being prosecuted for purportedly crypto mining on Russian government-owned computer systems.
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.
Digital currency exchange Bitfinex has incorporated a compliance tool from blockchain analysis company Chainalysis to monitor digital currency transactions in "real time."
Cobalt manufacturer Glencore PLC is joining the Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network (RSBN).
Crypto exchange OKEx is introducing bitcoin options trading later this month.
Huobi Group's partner exchange intended for American clients, HBUS, is shutting down its operations after more than a year in business.
Bank of China has issued 20 billion yuan or around $2.8 billion in blockchain-based bonds for small businesses with their own blockchain platforms.
Great North Data, a company that ran bitcoin mining and AI processing data centers in Canada, has filed for bankruptcy.