America should Lead the Blockchain Space

The CFTC (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) Chairman, Heath Tarbert, wishes that the US would take a more active role in the cryptocurrency/blockchain space, although he recognizes that the industry lacks clarity. The CFTC’s Heath Tarbert attended a conference this Tuesday,…

Google Collects US Patient Data in Secret, Another Call For Blockchain

New reports indicate that Google has been secretly collecting US patients’ data from over 2,600 hospitals in order to train its new AI project. Codename ‘Project Nightingale’ A recent report published by The Wall Street Journal indicates that Google has…

Blockchain Spending in China to Exceed $2 Billion by 2023

China’s blockchain spending is expected to see rapid growth in the next three years and exceed the $2 billion figure by the end of 2023, according to a report carried out by market intelligence firm IDC. IDC Data Confirms China’s…

Argo Blockchain Now Employs 7,000 Crypto Mining Machines

Argo Blockchain, increased the number of its crypto mining machines to 7,000, with plans to add additional 10,000 machines in 2020. Argo to Increase Crypto Mining Machines by 10,000 The crypto mining industry saw a surge in interest due to…

After NASDAQ, will Blockchain Drive the Next Stock Market Revolution?

Paxos, which operates a cryptocurrency exchange and several stablecoins, obtained the nod of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to run a pilot project that will leverage blockchain for the stock market, according to a statement released last week.…

Bithumb Seeking Indian Partner for its Blockchain Platform

Prominent Korean crypto exchange, Bithumb, has plans to create a new blockchain platform, and it is currently searching for Indian partners to collaborate with. Bithumb is coming to India. According to the major cryptocurrency trading platform’s recent announcement, Bithumb plans…

Beijing Increases Censorship, Surveillance in Blockchain Drive

The Beijing regime is all about control. It is a country where people have very little freedom of information or finance (apart from the very affluent).  While the state strives to be a world leader in blockchain technology, it still…

Coca Cola and SAP Leveraging Blockchain to Redefine Supply Chain

Blockchain as a solution for supply chains is the next big thing for Coca-Cola bottling companies. The usage of distributed ledger and cryptography solutions for supply chain logistics has been one of the hottest use cases for the technology. The…

Chinese State Media is Busy Riding the Blockchain Bull

The crypto momentum is all coming from China at the moment. As the US continues to stumble over its own bureaucratic hurdles, the red dragon is steaming ahead with more blockchain bullishness that will ultimately benefit the wider crypto industry.…

Is China’s Blockchain Future A Brave New World Or Orwellian Dystopia?

Last week, China’s President Xi Jinping nailed his colors firmly to the blockchain post, urging accelerated adoption of the technology. The announcement excited investors in Bitcoin and tech stocks, but the first ‘official’ output is slightly more ominous. China’s Communist Party…