Monday, December 10, 2018

News

State Farm Trials Blockchain Tool for Streamlining Insurance Claims

State Farm is trialing a blockchain solution to streamline a currently-manual aspect of insurance claims. Source link

Mastercard Applies For New Patent for Anonymous Blockchain Transactions – A...

Mastercard, the company who have gone through the entire process of laughing, fighting, and then embracing Bitcoin (and then attacking it again), have...

Galaxy Digital Leads $30 Million Funding for Social-Crypto Startup Good Money

Good Money, a crypto banking platform, raised $30 million for future development work. Source link

Canadian City Calgary Launches a Digital Currency to Boost Local Economic...

Calgary has become the first Canadian city to launch a digital version of its local currency. Known as the Calgary Digital Dollar, the...

Bitcoin’s Share of the Crypto Market Is Nearing a 3-Month High

Bitcoin's share in the cryptocurrency market reached an 11-week high late last week. Source link

Does the Fall of $158M Crypto ICO Show Necessity of Strict...

Recently, Sirin Labs, an initial coin offering (ICO) project that raised $158 million during the bull market of 2017, made the headlines for...

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch amid Market Woes

With the bitcoin price trading more than 80 percent below its all-time high, not even Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm and...

ICOs Are ‘Effective Way’ to Raise Capital If Rules Are Followed:...

SEC chairman Jay Clayton has said that ICOs can be an "effective way" to raise capital, but securities laws must be followed. Source link...

How Did Twitter CEO’s Square Overtake Coinbase as #1 Bitcoin Buying...

Square, a payment platform for merchants and individual users operated by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, has surpassed Coinbase to become the most widely...

Crypto Trading Platform ErisX Hires Serial Exchange Founder Matt Trudeau

Matt Trudeau, who has overseen some 10 global market launches, has joined crypto trading firm ErisX as chief strategy officer. Source link