Payments giant Mastercard is exploring the use of public blockchains in securely verifying payment cards at the point of sale, public documents show.
According to a patent application filed with th... Read More
An organization established by the European Commission to focus on blockchain research and development is soliciting questions from the general public about the nascent technology.
The EU Blockchai... Read More
A national banking group in South Korea is to roll out a blockchain-based ID verification system for domestic commercial banks in just weeks.
According to a notice revealed on Monday by the Korea F... Read More
GroundX, the blockchain subsidiary of the South Korean messaging giant Kakao, has announced it will work with a government-backed agency to develop blockchain projects focusing on social and public se... Read More
The banking arm of Chinese retail giant Suning is testing a consortium blockchain that would allow participating banks to record and update a shared ledger of users with bad credit scores.
Accordin... Read More
Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court Opinion
That's not something you see every day: an opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that makes a reference to cryptocurrencies.
On June 21, the Supreme Court issued a ruling on Wisconsin Central Ltd. v.
Stanford University Launches New Blockchain Research Center
A group of crypto startups and organizations are sponsoring a new blockchain research center headquartered at Stanford University.
The Center for Blockchain Research is being led by Dan Boneh and D
Ethereum Accelerator to Offer Crypto Coders Resources and 'Reality Check'
ConsenSys is launching Tachyon, the first ethereum-focused accelerator program in San Francisco, the firm announced Thursday.
Starting in September, up to 15 projects will receive between $75,000 t
Bithumb Working With Other Crypto Exchanges to Recover Hacked Funds
South Korea's Bithumb cryptocurrency exchange said Thursday that it may be able to reduce the financial damage arising from a multi-million dollar hack earlier this week.
In an update on its websit