Cryptocurrencies first appeared in 2008 and since then grew into a multi-billion dollar market. They are digital currencies for various purposes.
Dormant Bitcoin Whale Wallets Getting Active: Another Crypto Crash Imminent?
Data indicates that a huge volume of Bitcoin whale wallets are active.
Mongolia’s Capital Turns to Stable Coin for Instant Money Transfers
Mongolia’s Capital, Ulaanbaatar, will be using a stable coin for instant money transfers and lending services.
Anonymity Be Gone: China Issues Registration for Blockchain Companies
China has introduced new anti anonymous regulations, requiring blockchain companies to register with the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC).
NASA Proposes Air Traffic Management Through Blockchain
NASA, the aerospace administration of U.S. announced a method of air traffic control through blockchain technology on its website.
5 More Banks Join Ripple Network
An announcement made by the Ripple network says that 13 financial institutions, of which 5 are banks, have joined their network.
Brazil Residents Turn to Physical Vaults for Cryptocurrency Safety
Brazil residents are now using physical vaults to keep their cryptocurrencies safe, a local newspaper, Folha reports.
Texas to Declare Stablecoins as Money
According to Texas law, stablecoins may be declared as money, according to the new guidance from the state’s Department of Banking.
Dublin’s Tram Website Hacked. 1 Bitcoin Demanded by Hacker
1 Bitcoin, that’s the demand of the hacker who had taken down Dublin’s Tram website.
Abkhazia’s Government Slashes Power to 15 Crypto Mining Farms
The government of Abkhazia has cut off power to a total of 15 crypto mining farms just as the year ended.
Thailand Now Has Blockchain Tech for Its Elections
Thailand’s National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC) has completed development of blockchain based election voting system.
U.S. DoD Exploring Blockchain for Disaster Relief
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is looking into the possibility of adopting blockchain for its disaster relief efforts.
India Scraps Plan for a National Cryptocurrency Amidst Confusion
India is in the crypto highlight, once again, with it dropping plans for a national cryptocurrency.
Italy’s National Blockchain Strategy Team Announced
The government of Italy has released a list of prominent people who constitute their National Blockchain Strategy.
Major German Stock Exchange to Start Crypto Exchange
Börse Stuttgart, a major German Stock Exchange has announced that it will be launching a crypto exchange.
Germany’s Railway Considering Blockchain for Tokenization of Ecosystem
Germany railway operator, Deutsche Bahn AG (DB) is looking into integrating blockchain into its ecosystem.
SEC Powers Over Cryptocurrencies Might Get Limited
SEC’s control over cryptocurrencies may be limited if the recently introduced bill in the Congress gets approval.
U.S. Lawmakers Want Further Sanctions on Iran to Stop its National Cryptocurrency Effort
U.S. lawmakers have introduced bills to sanction and stop Iran from developing and using its own national cryptocurrency.
Facebook Developing Stable Coin for Remittances
According to a Bloomberg report, Facebook is looking into developing a stable coin for remittances.
Russia’s Saratov Region Holds Largest Blockchain Elections Ever
Government authorities in the southern Russian region of Saratov Oblast have conducted a successful election using blockchain.