Category: Blockchain

American Regulators Allow US Banks To Offer Cryptocurrency Custodial Services

The United States Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has swung open the doors to allow all nationally chartered American banks to provide custody services for cryptocurrencies — setting off a spectacular bull run in the markets. In a public letter dated July 22, Senior Deputy Comptroller and Senior Counsel Jonathan Gould wrote …


AirBit Club and the Rise of Digital Business During 2020

Jul 24, 2020 07:12&nbspUTC | Updated: Jul 24, 2020 at 07:12&nbspUTC By& Clark Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, distancing and confinement measures have been implemented that have fueled the growth of digital businesses such as AirBit Club. Over the past few years, a lot of people have decided to explore online economy. However, the mandatory closure …


South Korea Finalizes Crypto Income Tax, Set At 20%

The government of South Korea has recently announced that it will implement a 20% tax on income generated by way of cryptocurrency trading. Revision Of Tax Rules In Korea The Tax Development Review Committee held a meeting on the 22nd of July, 2020, with the Ministry of Economy and Finance publishing the revised tax code. …


Leading Blockchain VC Fund NEM Ventures Announces Investment in Chile’s SharpShark to Empower Creators With a Copyright and Intellectual Property Timestamping Solution 

The venture capital and investment arm of the NEM blockchain ecosystem NEM Ventures has made a strategic investment in blockchain-powered timestamping solution SharpShark who protect creators’ copyrights while enabling the transfer and tokenization of intellectual property, and the auto-monitoring of violations. Built on Symbol by NEM, SharpShark provides a decentralized solution to protect text and …


SUCCESS STORY: SHUSHANT TANEJA

“The Certified Blockchain Expert has helped me in understanding the ins and outs of blockchain technology. The certification attested my knowledge base and helped me with new insights around the ecosystem,” says Shushant Taneja, who has successfully completed his certification course from Blockchain Council. Currently, Shushant works as a Product Manager at HSBC in Banglore. …


Ripple Price Prediction: XRP/USD Fails To Build On Yesterday’s Gain

XRP Price Prediction – July 19 The Ripple’s $0.202 aligns as a critical resistance that keeps bulls in check. XRP/USD Market Key Levels: Resistance levels: $0.215, $0.220, $0.225 Support levels: $0.185, $0.180, $0.175 XRPUSD – Daily Chart After falling for three straight days and losing nearly 3% during that period, XRP/USD rose sharply on yesterday …


Framework Ventures Leads $1 Million Seed Round for Teller — To Bring Your Credit Score to Blockchain

Blockchain-fueled project for decentralized lending Teller is looking at a $1 million seed raise led by Framework Ventures, followed by Parafi Capital and Maven11 Capital. The funds will be utilised to build an algorithmic credit risk protocol for decentralized finance (DeFi). The protocol will be the first to bridge the traditional finance and DeFi worlds by …


How Blockchain can Strengthen Electric Vehicle Ecosystem

We have heard a lot about blockchain and its use cases across various domains such as healthcare, finance, supply chain management, digital identification, and much more. In this article, we will discuss the role and potential that blockchain holds in transforming electric vehicles. Learning of the Blog Understanding Blockchain Technology Key Challenge to Widespread Adoption …


Brave New Coin, tFOSE Partner to Offer Cash-Settled Options

Brave New Coin, a trading research and data company focused on cryptocurrencies and blockchain, has revealed a “multi-year partnership” with Canada-based derivatives exchange the Toronto Futures Options Swaps Exchange or tFOSE, according to a press release from the group. This partnership will see Brave New Coin designing, calculating, and administering a “suite of cryptocurrency indices …


Stellar Blockchain Cuts Deal With Samsung — Keys Now Available on Galaxy Smartphones

Non-profit organization that supports the development and growth of the Stellar network The Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) is integrating Stellar into the Samsung Blockchain Keystore. This will allow Stellar end-users to securely store private keys on select Samsung Galaxy smartphones. “Stellar’s integration into the Samsung Blockchain Keystore is a significant step for our network and …