Indian Exchange Halts Fiat Deposits and Withdrawals Following a Central Bank Ban

Popular Indian exchange and crypto wallet provider Unocoin, has made a decision to suspend Rupee (INR) deposits and withdrawals. This decision was made in compliance with directives issued by India’s central bank. The exchange and crypto wallet provider immediately notified…

Chinese Influencers Push for a Block chain Based Food and Drug Safety Solution

The Chinese are increasingly grappling with a food and drug safety crisis that has plagued the industrial power for some time now. The latest scandal to hit the Chinese health sector is a fake rabies baby vaccine that was recently…

Key Director Quits PricewaterhouseCoopers in Order to Join Bitcoin.com.au

A “big four” director at accounting giants PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) Australia, has called it quits in favor of joining bitcoin.com.au a crypto-currency exchange firm, and will be unveiled as their new CEO. The immediate former director at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC), Ben Ingram,…

Bitcoin Extends Rally amid News of Black-rock’s Decision to Explore Crypto-currencies

Bitcoin continued to inch higher on Tuesday marking an improvement from the close of the previous day. This was propelled by news that giant asset management firm Black-rock, had decided to put in place a working group to explore crypto-currencies…

The CFA Plans to Add Crypto and Block-chain Topics to Their Curriculum Starting 2019

The financial industry appears to be taking a serious interest in crypto after the CFA Institute which offers the chartered financial analyst designation made the decision to add crypto-currencies and topics to do with the block-chain in their level I…

Encrypted Email Service Provider ProtonMail Hint at a Potential ICO

ProtonMail CTO, Bart Butler has hinted that the encrypted email service provider is well on its way to launching an ambitious initial coin offering (ICO). The announcement by ProtonMail was met by negative speculation about the company launching a job…

Ex JP Morgan Exec Says The Block-chain Could Help Avert The Next Financial Crisis

The current honorary academic adviser of the Asian Block-chain institute and former vice president of the famous North American investment banking giant JPMorgan Chase, Pang Huadong, stated that the block-chain could be the key to averting the next global financial…

Blockchain now combines with 3D printing to transform manufacturing

Blockchain now combines with 3D printing to transform manufacturing: The promising blockchain technology is now forming a powerful combination with another promising technology 3D printing. The combine has potential to transform manufacturing, and impact the future course of globalization. Globalization…

Chinese City Is Key Contributor to a 1.5 Billion Fund Towards Public Block-chain Projects

Jiangsu’s capital Nanjing has expressed a commitment to invest in public block-chain projects and the token economy as a whole. The capital of Chinese province Nanjing worked to put together a 1.5 billion dollars which translates to 10 billion Yuan…

New CTO At Ripple Reveals That Banks Are Afraid Of Being Disrupted By Emergent Technologies

Ripple’s Stefan Thomas was replaced as the company’s Chief technology officer (CTO) by David Schwartz who formerly held the chief cryptographer’s position at Ripple. Stefan Thomas formerly of Ripple now famously runs the Codius smart contract platform through his company,…