Barclays and RBS show efficiency gain in a blockchain real estate pilot

Real estate a large market, however, real estate transactions are cumbersome, slow, and expensive. A recent blockchain real estate pilot by Barclays and RBS shows promise, though.

Facebook could Double or Triple Crypto Users – Bloomberg

In an interview with popular financial and crypto publication Bloomberg, Blockchain capital partner Spencer Bogart claimed that the crypto endeavors of social media giant Facebook could lead to the doubling or even tripling of crypto users. Bogart expressed his opinion…

Samsung makes $2.9 Million Dollar Investment in Crypto Hardware Wallet Ledger

The largest conglomerate out of South Korea and one of the world’s biggest brands Samsung, has invested $2.9 million in crypto hardware wallet manufacturer and custodial service provider ledger in a high profile deal. The deal will see millions pumped…

You will soon be able to buy Starbucks coffee with Bitcoin

Reports indicate that coffee giant Starbucks now holds significant equity in the upcoming crypto platform Bakkt. Starbucks which is known for its great coffee and homely environment, earned its Bakkt shares as part of a mutually beneficial agreement that will…

Revealed: All you need to know about the Ethereum Classic 51% attack!

A 51% attack that was effected on the Ethereum network a few days ago saw a wave of fear and anxiety wash the cryptocurrency community majority of the users expressing their concern on the increased vulnerability of these crypto networks.…

Overstock’s Founder Plans to Sell the Company’s Retail Arm inorder to Concentrate on Blockchain Projects

The founder and owner of retail giant Overstock, Patrick Byrne, has revealed plans of soon selling the retail arm of the company to focus on the blockchain, by early next year, according to a November 23 issue of The Wall…

Singapore’s Defacto Bank Partners with Big Players on Blockchain Asset Settlement

The central bank of Singapore has announced that it has penned a deal with several high profile entities in a bid to ease digital asset settlements. The partnership between the monetary authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Singapore Exchange (SGX)…

Korea Is Pushing The Frontier For Acceptance Of Cryptocurrencies

Companies in Korea Are Even Giving Out Reward Points In The Form of Bitcoins Author – Kate Yong Big Lead with Bitcoin As one of the most advanced and connected countries in the world as well as home to Samsung,…

Microsoft Ventures will invest in India for blockchain and IoT start-ups

Venture capital investment arm of the global tech giant Microsoft is returning to India. The focus of their investment efforts will be Indian start-ups working on blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), and autonomous vehicles. Microsoft Ventures, i.e. the venture capital…