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Hawaiian Man Claims "I Am the Real Satoshi"

A man residing in Hawaii has proclaimed himself as Satoshi Nakatomo, the brainchild behind bitcoin, the first digital currency worldwide.  Twitter user @btcfork found a website called Satoshinakamoto.ws which outlines some information about the supposed bitcoin creator and the virtual…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Budweiser Maker Counts on Ethereum to Expand Client Base

Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev is moving to expand its reach and connect with customers in engaging and meaningful ways by stepping up its digital advertising supply chains with the aid of ethereum’s blockchain technology.  The Belgium-based brewing company announced that…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Cambodia Regulator to License Crypto Trading

Cambodian authorities announced its move to make cryptocurrency trading legal in the country by mandating investors to secure a license from them in order to purchase, sell, trade, or settle cryptocurrencies.  In a joint statement, the National Bank of Cambodia…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Metropolitan Bank Wants to Get More of Crypto

New York-based Metropolitan Commercial Bank is desiring to handle much larger cryptocurrency transactions although the financial institution is already processing such dealings for its clients.  While the majority of American banks consider cryptocurrency as an outcast, the Metropolitan, which asserts…
By Block.News Jun 19, 2018
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Blockchain Research Hub to Rise in Stanford University

Stanford University, one of the leading universities in the United States, is launching its own blockchain-oriented research hub.  The Center for Blockchain Research, sponsored by a group of cryptocurrency startups and organizations, is seeking to come up with the best…
By Block.News Jun 22, 2018
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Sweden Land Agency Finishes Blockchain Project

Sweden’s land registry authority announced it has recently concluded the third stage of its ongoing blockchain pilot.  Lantmäteriet, the government agency responsible for mapping, cadastral and land registration, said it has passed the testing checkpoint with the help of its…
By Block.News Jun 18, 2018
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Michigan Bill to Strengthen Protection on Blockchain Data

A proposed bill in the Michigan state is seeking to penalize people or entities who alter a blockchain record.  House Bill 6257, a measure amending certain portions of the Michigan Penal Code, wants to punish a person “makes, alters, forges…
By Block.News Jun 14, 2018
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Vermont State Enacts Bill to Allow Blockchain Firms

Vermont recently enacted a bill paving the way for the rise of blockchain-oriented limited liability companies in the state, public records show.  LegiScan reveled Vermont governor Phil Scott signed an act relating to blockchain business development.  The provision pertaining to…
By Block.News Jun 03, 2018
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New US Supreme Court Verdict Cites Bitcoin

It’s not everyday the highest court in the United States notices digital currencies such as bitcoin. But when they do, it is for something important; for instance, an opinion making a reference to cryptocurrencies.  The Supreme Court did so in…
By Block.News Jun 22, 2018
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Former Trump Aide Sets Eyes on Cryptocurrency

Someone who used to work for the world’s most powerful leader is seeking to break into the world of cryptocurrency, according to a New York Times report.  Stephen Bannon, a former chief strategist to US President Donald Trump, said he…
By Block.News Jun 15, 2018
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Arizona Set to Pass Law to Protect the Rights of Blockchain Operators

A recently proposed law in Arizona for protecting operators of network nodes of blockchain is moving closer to passage, according to public records. HB 2602 (House Bill 2602) which has been sponsored by Jeff Weninger, member of Arizona House of…
By Benjamin Roussey Mar 20, 2018
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The World watches how South Korea plays out

Recent news out of South Korea about the status of their cryptocurrency exchanges has sent shockwaves across the virtual currency world. Police raided leading digital currency exchanges Bithumb and Coinone last week due to an investigation into purported tax evasion.…
By Kevin O'Brien Jan 31, 2018
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South Africa Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Payment Scheme

South Africa’s central bank has unveiled its payment system driven by blockchain, the institution said in a statement on Tuesday.  The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) launched its Project Khokha, a proof-of-concept (PoC) devised “to simulate a ‘real-world’ trial of…
By Block.News Jun 08, 2018
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Dubai Using Blockchain to Find 'Happy Place' in World Economy

Dubai is doing everything in its might to secure its rightful place in the world economy using the blockchain technology to streamline processes in the global trading system.  Together with the Dubai Future Foundation, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry…
By Block.News Jun 08, 2018
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Xi: Blockchain an Economic ‘Breakthrough’

Chinese President Xi Jinping said blockchain is making an economic breakthroughs, recognizing the potential of this technology in public for the first time.  The new generation of information technology represented by artificial intelligence, quantum information, mobile communication, internet of things,…
By Block.News May 31, 2018
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United Kingdom may be too slow in noticing the huge potential

The United Kingdom may be too slow in noticing the huge potential of blockchain because of the continuous ascendance of major banks.  Some players told the Financial Times that Britain seems to be “missing the boat” in terms of the…
By Block.News May 31, 2018
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Budweiser Maker Counts on Ethereum to Expand Client Base

Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev is moving to expand its reach and connect with customers in engaging and meaningful ways by stepping up its digital advertising supply chains with the aid of ethereum’s blockchain technology.  The Belgium-based brewing company announced that…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Cambodia Regulator to License Crypto Trading

Cambodian authorities announced its move to make cryptocurrency trading legal in the country by mandating investors to secure a license from them in order to purchase, sell, trade, or settle cryptocurrencies.  In a joint statement, the National Bank of Cambodia…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Metropolitan Bank Wants to Get More of Crypto

New York-based Metropolitan Commercial Bank is desiring to handle much larger cryptocurrency transactions although the financial institution is already processing such dealings for its clients.  While the majority of American banks consider cryptocurrency as an outcast, the Metropolitan, which asserts…
By Block.News Jun 19, 2018
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Thai Watchdog to Give Green Light to 5 ICOs

Thailand’s securities watchdog is slated to give five companies a go-ahead to mount their respective initial coin offerings (ICOs) in the country this month, a local report said.  The Thailand Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said five of the 50…
By Block.News Jun 15, 2018
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Hawaiian Man Claims "I Am the Real Satoshi"

A man residing in Hawaii has proclaimed himself as Satoshi Nakatomo, the brainchild behind bitcoin, the first digital currency worldwide.  Twitter user @btcfork found a website called Satoshinakamoto.ws which outlines some information about the supposed bitcoin creator and the virtual…
By Block.News Jun 21, 2018
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Satoshi Nakamoto Statue in Kiev Gains Traction

A plan to build a monument of Satoshi Nakamoto in Kiev, Ukraine is gaining momentum and support.  The project intends to erect the statue of the unidentified bitcoin creator on the intersection of Khreshchatyk Street and Taras Shevchenko Boulevard in…
By Block.News May 27, 2018
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Akon Unveils Plans to Enter Crypto Arena

US singer Akon (real name: Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam) is joining the list of celebrities and singers seeking to dip their feet into the complex world of cryptocurrency.  During the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the 45-year-old artist…
By Block.News Jun 22, 2018
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Kurt Russell to Star in Crypto Indie Movie

American actor Kurt Russell is one of the mainstream actors who will headline an upcoming indie film about cryptocurrencies.  Other Hollywood actors who will star in the movie entitled Crypto include Alexis Bledel, Jeremie Harris, and Luke Hemsworth.  According to…
By Block.News Jun 18, 2018
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Blockchain Prevening Theft, Counterfeiting of Drugs in Pharma

A pair of new pilot projects in the pharmaceutical industry are demonstrating that blockchain technology is an effective prophylactic  against counterfeiting and theft of prescription drugs during transportation through the global supply chain, according to new research released this week.…
By Gene J. Koprowski Mar 20, 2018
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Do You Know ICO’s Have Started Changing Tech Startups?

In the recent past, it was a reliable revenue model to scrap a flat fee off of a user’s transaction. But now a new wave of startups is setting their sight on something different with the advent of cryptocurrencies. Brands…
By Block.News Mar 14, 2018
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