Blockchain Fan Engagement Platform Socios Reveals Upcoming App Trailer Blockchain-powered fan engagement startup Socios.com on May 24, 2019, unveiled a new advert on LinkedIn that gives a glimpse into the real-life use case of its football app. Make Decisions for Your Favorite Football Club The rapid pace of technological advancement is gradually changing the manner
Bitcoin, Ether, and XRP Weekly Market Update May 27, 2019 The total crypto market cap is $22 billion up for the seven-day period and now stands at $269 billion. The top ten currencies are mostly in green for the same time frame with Binance Coin (BNB) and Litecoin (LTC) leading the pack with 18.1 and
Brave Browser Allows Crypto Tipping on Twitter, YouTube, and Twitch Brave Browser, built over Google Chromium Project, has added a feature that allows people to donate BAT tokens to Twitter, YouTube and Twitch users for their content. This, according to The Next Web, May 24, 2019. Tip Anyone on the Web The Brave Browser is
The Big Book of Crypto Scams: Giveaways Scammers are going to various lengths to get ahold of other peoples’ crypto, from impersonating Elon Musk to hacking official accounts. Anyone who has been in the crypto industry for a while, whether as a service provider, consumer, or enthusiast is likely aware of the variety of scams
iSTOX to Launch Digitized Securities Trading Platform in Singapore According to a report from The Straits Time, May 24, 2019, Singapore-based capital market platform iSTOX has been added to the Fintech Regulatory Sandbox of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The platform is expected to service digitized securities trading from the fourth quarter of 2019.
Alibaba to Integrate Blockchain in Intellectual Property Protection Platform Chinese Internet company Alibaba announced that it would be revising the security of its Intellectual Property Protection system for global enterprises and brands. The revision includes the integration of blockchain technology, reported local news outlet Sohu on May 23, 2019. Digital Copyright Protection While cryptocurrencies still
Facebook in Talks with Winklevoss Twins to Register “GlobalCoin” on Gemini The Financial Times reported on May 24, 2019, that Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg had held talks with the twin cryptocurrency billionaire brothers and co-founders of the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange. “Sources” Are Free to Speak Information regarding Facebook’s secret blockchain and cryptocurrency project is being disclosed
Banking made Possible for Unbanked Africans with Imani Blockchain Payments Platform African countries still have a considerable portion of the adult population that remain unbanked. Heidi Metz, the CEO and founder of payments startup Imani, is focusing on helping African citizens by providing them a blockchain-based, cheap mobile banking platform where users can store both
Russia Central Bank Mulls Gold Standard for National Cryptocurrency Russia’s Central Bank could be considering a gold-pegged cryptocurrency, according to a report by Russian news agency, RIA on May 23, 2019. However, the apex bank states that virtual currency would not act as a substitute for the Russian Ruble. Gold-Pegged ‘Crypto-Ruble’ a Possibility The Bank of Russia hinted at
Blockchain Technology, A Great Tool for Transparent Elections Blockchain technology, the building blocks of bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptoassets proved once more that it is more than just hype by enabling the results of 25 million votes out of 193 million to be obtained within a few hours, during the just-concluded electoral process in Indonesia.