Catching up with the Consumer Electronics Show being held in Las Vegas, IBM heralds their very own IBM Q System One, a quantum computer available for retail use accessible only through the technology company’s cloud
CONSOB suspends two projects, Kakao invests in Orbs, TokenSoft invests in a SEC-compliant broker-dealer, Weiss Ratings recommends to buy BTC, France wants to invest $569M in blockchain, crypto-focused VCs invest $30M in Good Money, Tim Draper invests $1.25M in OpenNode, Waves partners with TSA, ICON partners with LayerX, BitDeer teams up with BTC.com and AntPool
Besides gaming news: KuCoin completing round A investments, Binance investing $3M in OTC, Bilbao-city offering a grant for a blockchain project, IBM and Columbia University creating accelerator programs, an Israeli institutional investor setting up two funds, Parker Wright to raise $250M, KMPG emphasises on the importance of institutional investors
Labor market researcher, Glassdoor, studied US job postings from its website and found 1,775 unique openings connected to the blockchain industry as of 2018 August
Bitfinex introduces a new system, BTCC launches in South Korea, the Bitcoin Unlimited upgrades features, the Maldives denies giving permits, IAMAI attracts big players, Huobi lists stablecoins, Binance opens in Uganda
Microsoft plans to develop a solution for creating decentralized identities. This product will allow users to have a complete control over their personal info. These identities will be owned independently of any government or organization
Constantinople goes to testing phase, a decentralized identity by Microsoft and Bithumb acquisition — all in this weekend news
A crypto exchange by Roger Ver, how much ETH does Vitalik have, an official coin pump from Yobit, spy mining in ETH is halted and a new cryptic puzzle with a prize of 310 BTC — in this weekly digest
New features for Poloniex, the Middle East gets the first licensed crypto exchange, Forbes joins blockchain, Singapore to help crypto startups, IBM and Azerbaijan collaboration, Sberbank to create STO
The multinational communications company, AT&T showcases its new products catering blockchain support to its corporate customers
Russians show enormous interest towards blockchain, the launch of a new stablecoin, backed by large exchanges, Iran develops its own cryptocurrency and a new critical bug in EOS
The ETF is delayed again, IBM launches global logistics blockchain, Microsoft launches a new corporate blockchain service, and Charlie Lee announces a Litecoin service that allows paying via Telegram — all in this weekly digest.
A lot of food giants explore how to apply blockchain technology to their food supply chains.
International Business Machines Corp (IBM) in a partnership with U.S.-based financial services provider Stronghold launches a stable coin, Stronghold USD, on the Stellar blockchain platform, according to Reuters.com
Economic backwardness is associated not only with poverty but also with the lack of access to a formal economy. Could the blockchain help to solve this problem in the third-world countries?
The Food Trust blockchain will improve the companies’ ability to identify issues involved with food recalls, such as tracing outbreaks more quickly to limit customer risk
Bithumb was hacked again, Goldman Sachs CEO doesn't own BTC, IBM launches a blockchain-based pilot, Korea stops issuing its own crypto, Japan wants to punish major crypto exchanges
Revolut, XRP, BCH, Monero, Deutsche Boerse, Tron, TRX, Apple, Commerzebank, IBM
All in this week’s News Digest: McAfee still has a lot of faith in crypto, Robert Shiller explains the roots of this faith, more new exchanges are coming, an investigation into Bitcoin price manipulation, and Verge is hacked again.
Centra Tech's founders are sentenced to jail, Marc O’Brien joined Crypterium, ETF is launhed, Jack Dorsey’s opinion, Binance adds TrueUSD, China published its crypto rating, electricity consumption, Sberbank used Hyperledger Fabric blockchain, Microsoft joins the crypto ban, JP Morgan talks about crypto, Wozniak supports blockchain, ETH futures, Taihuttu still holds BTC, IBM’s token, crypto education in France