Distributed Dialogues: Blockchain’s Better Side

Distributed Dialogues: Blockchain’s Better Side The fact that great responsibility accompanies great power has become crystal clear in the blockchain world. While blockchains are most commonly connected with commerce, the potential impact of distributed ledgers is being discovered in fresh sectors daily. In the most recent episode of the Distributed Dialogues podcast, a collaborative show

ShapeShift to Add Multi-Crypto Swapping Tool to Its Exchange Platform

ShapeShift to Add Multi-Crypto Swapping Tool to Its Exchange Platform On August 8, 2018, ShapeShiftAG, the parent company of ShapeShift.io, one of the world’s largest decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges, announced its acquisition of Bitfract, a blockchain software startup based in Austin, Texas. Bitfract’s crypto trading tool allows users to swap bitcoin for a basket of cryptocurrencies

The SEC Is Delaying Another Bitcoin ETF Decision

The SEC Is Delaying Another Bitcoin ETF Decision The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is in no hurry to review the pile of Bitcoin ETF filings it has been accumulating over the past year. Not three weeks since postponing its decision on five other Bitcoin ETFs, the SEC has indicated in a public

West Virginia to Offer Blockchain Voting Options for Midterms

West Virginia to Offer Blockchain Voting Options for Midterms American troops serving overseas will be able to cast their votes in West Virginia through a mobile voting platform based on blockchain technology in the federal elections in November 2018. The mobile voting platform, Voatz, will use facial recognition software to match each user’s “selfie-style video