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Beam Discovers “Critical Vulnerability” in Its Wallet Software

The developers behind the recently released privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Beam announced on Wednesday that a “critical vulnerability” has been spotted in its wallet software.

Pakistani Bank Launches Blockchain-Based Cross-Border Remittance Service

The blockchain-based service was developed in an effort to expedite the facilitation of remittances between Pakistan and Malaysia, allowing real-time money transfers while eliminating the costs levied by intermediaries.

Thailand’s Ministry of Finance Approve 4 Crypto Exchanges’ Licenses

The Ministry of Finance in Thailand has approved the digital asset business licenses of four cryptocurrency exchanges in the country.

Crypto Miner Linzhi Appeals to Project Developers of Proposed ASIC Ban

Linzhi’s statement says: “Today we are calling upon the ethereum developers to publish rules and requirements for what constitutes a good ProgPoW ASIC maker.” Confirms $200K in Ethereum Classic Lost; Blockchain Attacks Continue

The crypto exchange confirmed that it has experienced the 51 percent attack and identified three addresses, which are linked to the attacker.

Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange Bisq Gets UI and DAO Upgrade

Bisq’s decentralized crypto exchange platform also enables customers to trade Bitcoins in exchange for fiat currencies and other digital assets. to Bring Back “Golden Renaissance” with Development of Decentralized Exchange

EOS project’s sister chain is working on developing a decentralized exchange (DEX) in an effort to provide a smooth inter-blockchain communication and eliminate prevailing market inefficiencies.   

China-Based Bitcoin Mining Chip Manufacturer Considers IPO in U.S.

Canaan, one of the largest makers of bitcoin mining chips and devices based in China, is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S.

HK Crypto Promoter Allegedly Scams Investors with Bogus Filecoin Mining Hardware

Four investors allege they have lost about HK$20,000 to HK$1 million (roughly $2,552 to $127,641).

Kraken: US Subpoenas Turning Into “Barrier to Entry”

Crypto exchange Kraken has stated that the subpoenas issued by the United States government are starting to become “barrier to entry” in the country.

Crypto Exchange Backed by Roger Ver to Offer Physical Bitcoin Futures in Asia

Roger Ver-backed cryptocurrency exchange is reportedly set to provide physical Bitcoin futures contracts in Asia next month.

Report: Australia’s Blockchain-Based Energy Startup Draws Flak for Paying “Spruikers”

Power Ledger's community and marketing manager Aimie Rigas sets the record straight regarding certain inaccuracies and misconceptions reported by the Australian Financial Review on December 27.

Ledger Crypto Wallet Unveils Bluetooth-Enabled Nano X

Ledger crypto wallet has gone mobile as it showcased the new Bluetooth-enabled Nano X device on Sunday during the yearly Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

Thailand’s Nectec to Develop a Blockchain-Powered Voting Platform

Thailand’s National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (Nectec) announced its plans of developing a voting platform that is powered by blockchain technology.

CBA Launches China Trade Finance Inter-Bank Trading Blockchain Platform

The blockchain-powered platform is established to enhance trade finance activities, manage financial risks, and make China banking industry ahead of the developing industry.