The New Crypto Agricultural Revolution

Yield farming and Liquidity Mining, are gaining traction more and more every day. It’s all part of decentralized finance (DEFI) where you stake some capital and look to gain returns by providing liquidity to certain protocols. The protocols are pegged…

Bank of Japan is now experimenting with Digital Yen

The bank of Japan has announced plans to begin experimenting with a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). This is a big boost for those who champion for CBDCs as more governments are now beginning to look to that direction. The…

Russia’s Blockchain E-voting System gets Hacked

Russia’s Blockchain-based voting system for constitutional amendments has reportedly suffered an attack trough an election observer’s node. The issue was reported by state-owned agency TASS, were it was reported that the incident happened on the 27th of June 8PM CET.…

Mining Giant BHP in $14 million Iron Ore Blockchain Trade

BHP Group, the world’s largest mining company, announced having completed a $14 million iron ore trade deal using a Blockchain platform developed by Canada-based technology outfit MineHub Technologies. The transaction was carried out between BHP and China Baowu Steel Group,…

Norway’s Sea Food industry looks to Blockchain for Traceability.

The Norwegian Sea Food Association has announced plans for a new cross-industry collaboration that will make use of Blockchain technology to share supply chain data in the country’s sea food industry. The move is aimed at sourcing for better sea…

Russia’s Ministry of Justice against Proposed Crypto Ban

Russia’s Ministry of Justice has stood against a new draft proposal that seeks to ban crypto operations in the country. The move by the ministry came barely a week before the ministry of Economic Development distanced itself from the new…

Chinese Companies are still Big on Blockchain despite the Covid-19 Crisis.

A survey of 350 Chinese companies reveled that most corporates still feel the same way about crypto as they did before the Covid-19 pandemic. The study which is called “Blockchain in the Post-epidemic Age” showed that 70% of the companies…

Saudi Central Bank Deposits to Local Banks through Blockchain

The Saudi Arabian monetary authority SAMA, the country’s Central Bank announced that it used Blockchain technology to transfer funds to local banks. An official SAMA statement said that the funds were part of the banks initiative to enhance its “capabilities…

Andreessen Partner: All Money will be Digital in a Decade

Katie Haun, a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, believes that all money will be digital in ten years. According to her, she expects money to make the transformation that music and books have in recent years. Haun sees efforts like…

Top Indian Auto Maker Mahindra to Offer Blockchain Certification Courses

Top Indian auto company Mahindra, has sealed a partnership with edtech startup idealabs to offer Blockchain certification courses. The classes will be offered part in person and part through online webinars. Students will have to sit through on-campus classes for…