Scottish Distillery Uses Blockchain Technology to Fight Counterfeit Whisky

There are many things that make Scotland the great country that it is, and part of its identity is its Scotch whisky. In its...

KakaoTalk’s Stocks Platform Operator to Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange With Bittrex

Earlier this week, Dunamu, the operator of Kakao’s KakaoStock, announced the launch of South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, UpBit which has been created in partnership...

Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange Bisq is Launching a Token, But It’s Not an ICO Cash...

While there were many attempts to create decentralized exchanges in the early days of bitcoin trading, Bisq (formerly Bitsquare) is one of the few...

Japanese Banks To Introduce Blockchain ID System To Facilitate Customer Onboarding

Japan’s financial regulator the Financial Services Agency (FSA) and various financial institutions are developing a common identification system leveraging blockchain technology to facilitate customer...

University of California Professor Criticize Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies

In an interview with the MIT Technology Review, Rod Garratt, an economics professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara, criticized the efforts of...

Japan FSA Grants Virtual Currency Exchange License To 11 Companies

Eleven digital currency companies in Japan have been granted a Virtual Currency Exchange license by the Financial Services Agency (FSA), the country’s financial watchdog....

Pundi X Labs Unveils Retail POS For Cryptocurrencies

Isle of Man startup Pundi X Labs is looking to bring cryptocurrencies to brick-and-mortar businesses across Southeast Asia with a new point-of-sale (POS) device. The...

Treasures of the Game Industry: How Useless Items Are becoming Priceless

In 2017, the gaming world is expected to generate close to $110 billion in revenue worldwide with 2.3 billion people playing games every day...

Crypto Finance Platform Wirex To Add Support For Dash

Wirex, a London-headquartered company providing personal banking and financial services to bitcoin users, has announced plans to support Dash, enabling customers to pay with...

CFTC Files First Case Against Bitcoin Fraudsters

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