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 Price Move Past $6.5K Would Boost Upside Potential
Against expectations, bitcoin (BTC) defended support at $6,000 over the weekend, opening the doors for a stronger corrective rally above $6,480.
Friday's drop below $6,240 (bear flag breakdown) had
XRP Cryptocurrency Now Down 90% From 2018 Price High
XRP, the world's third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest price of 2018 on Tuesday.
At 00:01 UTC, just after Monday's close, the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.27 cen
Bitcoin's Price Falls Below $6K to Near 2018 Low
The price of bitcoin fell below $6,000 on Tuesday, a move that brought the world's largest cryptocurrency within 2 percent of its 2018 low.
At press time, bitcoin is trading hands at $5,922, print
Korea's Jeju Island Seeks to Become ICO Hub Despite Domestic Ban
South Korea's Jeju island is seeking to become a free zone for initial coin offerings (ICOs) – a plan that, if approved, would allow crypto projects to conduct token sales in the self-governing provin