Mastercard to Accept Some Crypto Payments Later this Year

Mastercard Inc. said Wednesday that it would start permitting shippers to acknowledge crypto payments on its organization not long from now. This represents one of the latest cases of digital currency payments endorsement by a traditional payments player. “We are…

METACO Head Has Clarified that Crypto Regulations are Now More Institutional Friendly.

However, future crypto rules remain unclear. Regulatory activity in cryptography has arisen at several stages this year. Government officials have made compliance transparent and executed and debated new actions. METACO’s Vice-President of Sales and Business Growth, Seamus Donoghue, believes that…

Digital Universal Basic Income Project gives 14 Million Tokens

GoodDollar, a non-profit organization, believes that, “although at an early stage in its life cycle, all signs point towards GoodDollar demonstrating that a digital basic income can work at a scale, while affecting positive change on a global level.” They…

HBCUs are Gearing Up to Introduce Blockchain Courses

Several  (Historically Black Colleges) HBCUs are exploring the next phase of decentralized technologies in a bid to see their students get ahead of the curve. As the technology becomes more mainstream Tonya Evans, chair at MakerDAO Foundation and visiting professor…

HBCUs are Gearing Up to Introduce Blockchain Courses

Several  (Historically Black Colleges) HBCUs are exploring the next phase of decentralized technologies in a bid to see their students get ahead of the curve. As the technology becomes more mainstream Tonya Evans, chair at MakerDAO Foundation and visiting professor…

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…

Singer Akon says his Akoin Crypto city will Launch in 2025

Music mogul Akon tweeted yesterday that he had just sealed an agreement to get his AKON CITY ambition off the ground. The “Lonely” and “Locked up” hit maker who was partly responsible for giving the world Lady Gaga revealed his…

French Startup to Relaunch Crypto Payments Service in 5,200 Tobacco Shops

French crypto startup Keplerk will be re-launching its service to accept Bitcoin payments in over 5,200 tobacco shops in the country. The French startup had suspended this crypto service less than two months after its launch back in January, but…

IFRIC: Cryptos are neither Financial Assets nor legal Tender

The international financial reporting interpretations committee (IFRIC) has ruled that cryptocurrencies are neither financial assets nor legal tender. The Korea Times reported the development on Sep 23, citing the Korea Accounting institute’s briefing in regard to an IFRIC meeting held…

Turkey Announces Plans to unveil Blockchain Infrastructure

Turkey just announced plans for the establishment of national Blockchain infrastructure geared at utilizing distributed ledger technology (DLT), in public administration. Blockchain and DLT a priority The country’s ministry of industry and technology set out its vision during its Strategy…