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New York Times Confirms It’s Using Blockchain to Combat Fake News
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New York Times Confirms It’s Using Blockchain to Combat Fake News

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

The New York Times Company has revealed new details relating to its ongoing blockchain publishing experiments first revealed by CoinDesk in March. Published Tuesday, a new website…

Senate Banking Committee to Hold Hearing on Crypto Regulation
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Senate Banking Committee to Hold Hearing on Crypto Regulation

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

The Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing on regulatory frameworks for cryptocurrencies and blockchain next week. The committee said in a press release that it would…

The New York Times Using Hyperledger Fabric to Fight Fakes News
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The New York Times Using Hyperledger Fabric to Fight Fakes News

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

The New York Times has unveiled a blockchain-based project using the Hyperledger Fabric to fight fake news and guarantee the provenance of audio and video metadata. The…

Prominent Nigerian Politician Calls for Legal Framework for Cryptocurrencies
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Prominent Nigerian Politician Calls for Legal Framework for Cryptocurrencies

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

A prominent Nigerian politician has called for a formal legal framework for cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology so the country is not left behind. Femi Gbajabiamila, the speaker…

Japanese General Trading Company Backs Blockchain Platform for Wind, Solar
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Japanese General Trading Company Backs Blockchain Platform for Wind, Solar

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

Marubeni Corp., a major Japanese general trading company, is backing Lithuania-based blockchain energy project WePower. Marubeni Corp., a major Japanese sōgō shōsha, or general trading company, is…

New York State Digital Currency Task Force Appoints New Members
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New York State Digital Currency Task Force Appoints New Members

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

New York state lawmakers have appointed six experts from various fields to the New York State Digital Currency Task Force, which was created to provide regulatory insight.…

Philippines-Based UnionBank Completes Blockchain Remittances Pilot
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Philippines-Based UnionBank Completes Blockchain Remittances Pilot

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

The Philippines-based UnionBank has successfully completed a pilot of a blockchain-based cross-border remittance from the Philippines to Singapore. The Philippines-based UnionBank has successfully completed a pilot of…

New York Regulators Designate New Division to License Crypto Businesses
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New York Regulators Designate New Division to License Crypto Businesses

btcethereumadmin - July 24, 2019

The New York Department of Financial Services — the state’s finance watchdog — has formed a new division for licensing crypto-related businesses. The New York Department of…

Bitcoin Cash Adoption Continues to Spread in North Queensland and Japan
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Bitcoin Cash Adoption Continues to Spread in North Queensland and Japan

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

BCH merchant acceptance has continued to grow month after month but there are a few regions in the world where bitcoin cash retail acceptance is thriving. Over…

New NYDFS Division to Oversee Licensing for Cryptocurrency Startups
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New NYDFS Division to Oversee Licensing for Cryptocurrency Startups

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS), the financial regulator for the state of New York, is moving its in-house team supervising cryptocurrency businesses to…

New York Legislature Names Initial Members to Crypto Task Force
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New York Legislature Names Initial Members to Crypto Task Force

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

The New York State legislature has selected six representatives from the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry to join its Digital Currency Taskforce, first formed in January. Revealed in…

South Korean Financial Overseer Who Banned ICOs Abruptly Quits
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South Korean Financial Overseer Who Banned ICOs Abruptly Quits

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

The head of South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) abruptly resigned last week, according to a July 18 report from The Korea Times. Former Chairman Choi Jong-ku…

Justin Sun Surfaces in San Francisco, Contrary to Chinese Media Reports
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Justin Sun Surfaces in San Francisco, Contrary to Chinese Media Reports

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

UPDATE (July 23, 22:00 UTC): This article has been updated several times since initial publication as new information became available. If, as the saying goes, any publicity…

Iran Moves Forward With Tariffs Against Crypto Mining
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Iran Moves Forward With Tariffs Against Crypto Mining

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

After much deliberation, the Economic Commission of the Islamic Republic of Iran has officially submitted restrictions on energy costs for crypto miners in the country.  Cryptocurrency has…

QuickBit Confirms Data Leak
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QuickBit Confirms Data Leak

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

Sweden-based cryptocurrency exchange QuickBit has confirmed an alleged data leak of customer records in an update to its blog. According to the exchange, an outside contractor left…

Crypto Crimes Cost South Korea More Than $2 Billion
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Crypto Crimes Cost South Korea More Than $2 Billion

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

South Korea has been hit with approximately $2.28 billion (2.69 trillion won) in financial damage due to cryptocurrency-related crimes within the last two years, according to a…

India Crypto Regulations Report Calls for Ban
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India Crypto Regulations Report Calls for Ban

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

The Indian Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Virtual Currencies has completed its report on the crypto asset space and its implications for India, and it’s prepared to go…

Anti-ICO Chairman of South Korean Financial Regulator Resigns as Expected
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Blockchain
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Anti-ICO Chairman of South Korean Financial Regulator Resigns as Expected

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

The anti-ICO chairman of South Korea’s Financial Services Commission has resigned from his post, just before the end of his term in office. Financial Services Commission (FSC)…

Judge Denies AT&T Request for Dismissal in $224M SIM Swap Crypto Case
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Judge Denies AT&T Request for Dismissal in $224M SIM Swap Crypto Case

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

A federal judge has denied AT&T’s request for dismissal in a SIM-swapping case that resulted in the theft of cryptocurrencies. The federal judge overseeing Terpin v. AT&T…

Crypto Criminals Send Scam Emails Impersonating British Financial Watchdog
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Crypto Criminals Send Scam Emails Impersonating British Financial Watchdog

btcethereumadmin - July 23, 2019

Cyber criminals have been sending scam emails claiming to be from the United Kingdom Financial Conduct Authority and promoting crypto asset investments. Cyber criminals have been sending…