The upgraded Opera browser is now available to the public. The Android web browser is designed to interact with the decentralized web (Web 3.0) and is outfitted with a wallet for storing ERC-20 tokens and crypto collectibles (ERC-721)
After concluding its Series E funding round, Coinbase is now worth $8 billion
On 18 October, Monero integrated Bulletproofs as the core change in its latest Beryllium Bullet release. Yesterday Zcash, the runner-up to the largest privacy coin by marketcap, rolled out Sapling, a major network upgrade that introduces significant performance and functionality improvements to shielded transactions
Tether destroyed 500 million USDT, Swissquote allows ICO participation, Coinbase added its first stablecoin, IDEX to block NY users, Vertex Ventures invests in Binance, the biggest crypto theft in Australia, Sony creates contactless hardware wallet, Japanese crypto exchanges got a self-regulatory status, Bitcoin Futures still lack volume — in this weekly news
DTA has a blockchain alternative, crypto market to increase by 5000%, AMD shows 'negligible' sales, Tether destroys 500M of USDT, Sony announces a contactless wallet, Alibaba moves to international market
Wirex, together with i2c, a payments processing company, announced the launch of the first cryptocurrency prepaid cards in the US. The cards were initially available in Europe
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) plans to set international regulation standards for crypto by June 2019. According to FATF, these standards will be obligatory for exchanges, financial services providers and even crypto wallets
Cardano claims to be a third-generation cryptocurrency that seeks to provide a scalable, interoperable and sustainable ecosystem with a two-layer architecture using a peer review-based approach to development
During the weekend, a Medium post by ProofofResearch cautioned readers to leave Bitfinex. For now, the Medium post has been removed
EOS is even more centralized than we thought, already having an established cartel, and Binance plans to launch its DEX at the beginning of 2019 — all in this weekend news digest
If you follow tech updates, then you may pay attention to Steem, EOS, Obsidian, Zcash, Einsteinium and Stellar
The findings show that the majority of Bitcoin is held in a small number of wallets and many of these have had no outgoing transactions even despite the 2018 bear market.
Based on the Corda platform, the enterprise blockchain built by R3, Gemalto’s Trust ID Network is ready to disrupt the way in which digital identities have always been used and managed.
The Bitcoin Core development team released an important update on September 18, Bitcoin Core 0.16.3, to fix a severe denial-of-service vulnerability.