Tag Archives: Blockchain

Research: Global Automotive Blockchain Market Set to Reach $1.6 Billion by 2026

The period of 2018-2026 will see the global automotive blockchain market size increase by 65.80% annually, reaching almost $1.6 billion, new research says

South Korea: National Assembly Discusses ICO Ban and ‘Blockchain Island’

South Korea revisits ICO ban, cryptocurrency and turning Jeju into a ‘Blockchain island’ in a government meeting Monday, Aug. 20

Apple’s Steve Wozniak Plans to Get ‘Involved’ in Blockchain Project for First Time

Apple’s Steve Wozniak Plans to Get ‘Involved’ in Blockchain Project for First Time Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has announced that he plans to get “involved” in a blockchain project in what is a “first” for him. The statement was made at the ChainXchange blockchain conference and reported by NullTX news site August 19. At the ChainXchange conference, held in Las Vegas, U.S. August 13-15,… The post Apple’s… Read More »

Canada: State-Funded Research Program IRAP Now Hosts Blockchain Explorer

Canada’s state-funded research program IRAP launches a blockchain explorer, based on the IPFS protocol

SEC Have Until Thursday 23rd August, to Decide on the ProShares Bitcoin ETFs

The Bitcoin (BTC) ETF saga at the SEC will go on for a while with another pair of ETF sponsored by two firms – ProShares in conjunction with NYSE Arca – due for a verdict on this Thursday, August 23rd. The two ETFs are the ProShares Bitcoin ETF and the ProShares Short Bitcoin ETF. The ruling on these… Read More »

Seven Premier League Football Clubs Sign Bitcoin Advertising Deal With eToro

UK-based trading platform eToro has signed an advertising deal with seven Premier League football clubs paid in Bitcoin for the first time, the parties revealed Tuesday, August 21. According to various sources, UK clubs Tottenham Hotspur, Brighton & Hove Albion, Crystal Palace, Cardiff City, Leicester City Football Club, Newcastle United and Southampton announced they had signed up to… Read More »

UPS Files For a Patent for Blockchain-based Shipping System

Despite the fact that the overall cryptocurrency market has declined with around 70 percent since January 2018, interest in blockchain-based technology grows stronger. Yet another major company, UPS, demonstrates its serious intentions for implementing DLT in its operations. UPS Boards the Blockchain Bandwagon The shipping giant UPS has filed an application for a patent with the US Patent… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Back Bearish Below $550

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is under a lot of pressure as it broke the $540 support area against the US Dollar. There was a break below a crucial bullish trend line with support at $555 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair may perhaps continue to move down if sellers… Read More »

Experts Discuss Blockchain and Democracy and The ‘Freedom of Money’ at BlockShow Americas

BlockShow Americas 2018 kicked off this morning in Las Vegas, gathering over 1,500 attendees and 80 speakers from the blockchain industry from more than 50 countries worldwide to discuss the hottest topics that affect the blockchain community. Today, the Main Stage brought into focus governmental initiatives, blockchain’s impact on major industries, and the latest updates on technological and… Read More »