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Popular Messaging App from South Korea KakaoTalk Plan To Launch Their Own Coin

Kakao, the service provider for South Korea's leading mobile messaging application KakaoTalk, will create a subsidiary Blockchain temporarily called "Kakao Blockchain" and plans to launch an initial coin offering (ICO), Huffington Post Korea ...

PayPal patenting a system for faster cryptocurrency transaction times

PayPal, the U. S. -based payment industry giant PayPal, has registered a patent with the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), released on March 1, to increase the speed of payments in cryptocurrency. The patent describes an " Expedited virtual ...

How Can You Know if Crypto is For You?

If you visited crypto Twitter any time in the past couple of weeks, you must have seen bots impersonating big crypto Twitter accounts and tweeting about "coin giveaways" in reply to the actual accounts. The scam is simple: they ask you to send them ...

5 signs indicating that you invested in a pyramid scheme

Users of bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, should be careful with the investments they make. Here are some pointers to avoid falling into the trap of Ponzi schemes like BitConnect or USI Tech.   It is important for users of this ...

R3 Blockchain Platform: First Live Securities Transfer Between CS and ING Bank

According to the Credit Suisse press release of March 1, Credit Suisse and the Dutch financial services groups ING successfully completed the first direct transaction of 25 million euros (approximately 30 million dollars) on R3's Corda Blockchain ...

More Trouble for Coinbase – Another Class Action Lawsuit for “Unfair Business Practices”

A class action lawsuit was filed on March 2 against California's popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. The prosecution accuses Coinbase of violating California's Unclaimed Property Act and engaging in illegal and unfair business practices. ...

Former NSA Official: North Korea uses Cryptocurrencies to Fund Their Nuclear Program

North Korea continues unsurprisingly with its nuclear program in reaction to the new US sanctions - and a former senior NSA official claims that cryptocurrencies are to blame.   EMERGING CRYPTOCURRENCY INDUSTRY IN NORTH KOREA As the ...

MULTINATIONAL COMPANY LAUNCHES BLOCKCHAIN-BASED FOOD TRACKING PROGRAM

Bureau Veritas, an international company that operates in more than 140 countries and specializes in certification, testing and inspection of food products, announced that it will be presenting at the next World Conference on Food Safety in Tokyo at ...

Dubai: Blockchain Tourism Marketplace About to Get Launched

Dubai is about to launch a virtual business-to-business tourism marketplace using Blockchain technology as another part of its Dubai 10x initiative “to be 10 years ahead of other world cities”, the local newspaper Arabian Business news report today, ...

Mining Company in Iceland had 600 mining servers stolen

600 powerful high performance servers specially designed for bitcoin mining. Plus 600 graphics cards, 100 processors, 100 power supplies, 100 motherboards and 100 sets of memory. All stolen by unknown thieves in Iceland!   According to ...