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Russian Intellectual Property Court Successfully tests Blockchain Technology for Storing Copyright Data

An intellectual property court in Russia has successfully tested a blockchain network for storing copyright data. According to a Russian major news agency, TASS, the technology was used for the first time around the judicial area on Monday, December the 3rd. Following successful tests of the technology, IPchain’s president Andrey Kritchesky termed the use of […]

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Venezuela’s Law Makers Pass New Crypto Bill to Combat Biting Sanctions

According to the ministry of communication and information in Venezuela, the country’s constituent national assembly has approved a crypto-currency regulation bill. The bill which will come into law soon had been proposed by Nicolas Maduro, the country’s president. It contains 64 articles and 5 transitionary provisions. The bill also validates the Petro, Venezuela’s controversial oil-backed […]

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The IMF Backs Further Exploration of State Backed Digital Currencies

The chairman of the international monetary fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has encouraged the exploration central bank of digital currencies (CBDCs) amid declining demand for cash and an increased demand for virtual money. Speaking at the Singapore Fintech festival, Lagarde said “I believe we should consider the possibility to issue digital currency. There may be a […]

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Survey Shows that Bitcoin’s use as a Payment Option has Declined in 2018

A chainanalysis study cited by Reuters this past Tuesday shows that the commercial use of Bitcoin (BTC) has dropped considerably this year. Chainanalysis reportedly conducted a survey on 17 Bitcoin payment processors in preparation for the study. The survey showed that the number of Bitcoin transactions conducted via the processors had dropped by 80 percent […]

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Kobe to Headline TRON’s 2019 Crypto Summit as Special Guest Speaker

Basketball legend and 2 time Olympic gold medalist, Kobe Bryant, will be headlining the 2019 TRON conference as a special guest of TRON owner, Justin Sun. Kobe Bryant will be giving a landmark speech to inspire young entrepreneurs and crypto investors while also encouraging them to embrace and invest in crypto-currencies. The conference slated next […]
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The US-Midterms sees a Number of Pro-crypto politicians scoop Top Seats

The much-anticipated midterm elections in the United States came and concluded last week with some interesting fresh faces coming to the fore. The mid-terms saw some interesting and progressive wins for minority women with Alexandra Ocasio Cortez becoming the youngest congresswoman at 29, 36-year-old Ilhan Omar becoming the first Somali-American congresswoman, and Sharice Davids becoming […]