Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Blockchain Disaster Relief

Blockchain: A Logistical Lifesaver for Disaster Relief

1900, a tropical cyclone referred to as the Great Galveston Hurricane killed between 6,000 and 12,000 people. It remains the deadliest natural disaster in...

Saudi Arabia Warns of Crypto Scammers Posing as Gov’t Projects

Saudi Arabia’s Finance Ministry says scammers are using the kingdom’s official emblem to promote digital tokens Source link

FT Compares Bitcoin Salaries to De Facto Slave Labor

By CCN Markets: In a sweeping article that bashes Bitcoin and it's kindred, Izabella Kaminska of the Financial Times compares cryptocurrency salary earners...

Bitcoin Price ‘Will Struggle’ in Big Financial Crisis, Says Investor

Blockchain Capital’s Spencer Bogart is confident that BTC is a safe haven in the long term Source link

Bitcoin Lightning Network Implementation C-Lightning Gets an Upgrade

Blockstream updated c-lightning, its Lightning Network implementation, to version 0.7.2 Source link

Vitalik Buterin: Increasing Transaction Costs Risk Limiting Ethereum Adoption

Buterin said altering verification could lower fees by a factor of 100 per transaction, freeing space for organizations to build on the blockchain. Source...

Is This Bank's Blockchain-Powered Crypto Wallet a Game Changer?

By CCN Markets: Bank of America (BofA) continues its steady creep into the crypto world, filing another blockchain-related patent application. This new one...

Blockchain Firm TZero Adds Ravencoin to Supported Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain company tZero adds Ravencoin to its crypto wallet Source link

Huobi Expanding DeFi Presence With MakerDao, Compound Support

Huobi is affirming it's DeFi-positive stance with the addition of the loan making vehicles MakerDao and Compound. Source link

Netflix Is Toast as It Faces Apple's $6 Billion Streaming Investment

By CCN Markets: The walls are closing in on Netflix. Apple is not only going to debut its streaming video service within the...

Austrian Telecommunications Giant to Accept Cryptocurrency

Founded in 1881, the A1 mobile network is looking to add dash, ethereum, litecoin, stellar, and ripple as payment options. Source link