Mexico’s blockchain sector is producing robust growth, with the sector having nearly doubled in size since 2018. Mexico’s blockchain and financial technology, or fintech, industries have nearly doubled in size over just two years, according to data provided to Cointelegraph by blockchain-focused law firm, Legal Paradox.The firm estimates that Mexico’s fintech and blockchain sector has […]
Tune in now to the premiere of Cointelegraph’s latest documentary How to Create an Event: Making of Blockshow. Despite crypto being an almost completely digital industry, offline conferences and events are an integral part of the space. They facilitate the flow of ideas and build the groundwork for lucrative connections and networking. The worldwide consequences of […]
Does the blockchain space make excuses for its problems? As part of a blog post detailing a different approach to blockchain transaction scaling, Waves Smart Contracts head of development, Ilya Smagin, noted the blockchain space often makes excuses for its shortcomings. "One of the things blockchain people are good at is explaining why user restrictions and […]
Moscow citizens will be able to vote on Vladimir Putin’s Constitutional amendments via a blockchain-powered system. Russia’s upcoming e-voting on the Constitutional amendments will be implemented using blockchain technology.Moscow citizens will be able to cast their votes on Vladimir Putin’s Constitutional amendments online via blockchain-powered e-voting. As announced on the Moscow government’s official website, Moscow […]
The Antminer T19 by Bitmain may not have a big impact on the Bitcoin network, and it comes out amid the firm’s internal and post-halving uncertainty. Earlier this week, Chinese mining-hardware juggernaut Bitmain unveiled its new product, an application-specific integrated circuit called Antminer T19. The Bitcoin (BTC) mining unit is the latest to join the […]
The hardware wallet company has stepped into the world of decentralized finance (DeFi). Ledger, a producer of cryptocurrency hardware wallets, announced today that its users can now connect their devices to the DeversiFi decentralized exchange, or DEX.Hardware wallets + DeFiAs a result of this integration, Ledger has become one of the first hardware wallet makers […]
Although not designed as an investment vehicle, Bitcoin’s rise in value has made it the best currency investment you could have made in the last 1,200 years. Bitcoin (BTC)’s value appreciation over the past 11 years sets it apart from virtually all of the world’s fiat currencies. Central banks around the globe continue to churn out […]
Understanding business requirements before technology solutions is necessary to drive emerging tokenized ecosystems. Microsoft, IBM, Nasdaq and a number of other technology and financial organizations from around the world recently formed the InterWork Alliance, or IWA. The alliance, which currently consists of 36 members, serves as a non-profit organization dedicated to creating global standards needed […]
The Singapore-based exchange will enable a new P2P lending feature on June 6 through its TomoDEX’s platform. Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange TomoChain will launch a peer-to-peer, or P2P, lending feature on June 6 through its TomoDEX’s platform.According to an announcement, TomoDEX is the first decentralized exchange, or DEX, powered by the layer 1 protocol TomoX — […]
Cryptocurrency has become one of the easiest ways to donate to charity without the funds being funneled to third parties. The crypto community is incredibly financially literate and savvy. Despite everyone calling for crypto adoption and more merchants to accept crypto as payment, most people want to accumulate more crypto, not spend it. Holders think […]
30% of the privacy-focused tool’s deposits come from dark web market, says leaked report... The post Wasabi, the Bitcoin mixer wallet, is on Europol’s radar for a ‘significant amount’ of dark web transactions appeared first on Coin Journal.
Trading volume and the number of active users has increased dramatically since March, reports... The post Russian crypto activity soars significantly during the lockdown appeared first on Coin Journal.
Bloomberg Crypto Outlook suggests that only a catastrophic decline will prevent the top cryptocurrency... The post Bitcoin to hit $20,000 this year, Bloomberg report claims appeared first on Coin Journal.
The Norwegian farmed-salmon producer will enable traceability of fresh seafood products to improve supply... The post IBM Food Trust to find blockchain solutions to deliver sustainable supply of salmon to consumers appeared first on Coin Journal.
The ransomware extracted cryptocurrency from victims in exchange of gaining access to affected data... The post ElevenPaths launches free tool to decrypt data infected by malware appeared first on Coin Journal.
The study group organised by DeCurret will formulate a collaborative strategy to promote cashless... The post Japan’s three megabanks to be part of study group to discuss virtual currencies appeared first on Coin Journal.
Historically, major decreases in mining difficulty have been followed by drops in Bitcoin’s price,... The post Another consecutive fall in mining difficulty could plummet Bitcoin’s price by 10% appeared first on Coin Journal.