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CMCC World launches new tracker fund for bitcoin (BTC)

CMCC Global, a venture capital company focused on blockchain technology, announced today the launch of their Liberty Bitcoin Fund, an institutional-grade, single-asset passive tracker of bitcoin (BTC). The fund utilizes ANXONE Custody, a proprietary digital asset safekeeping solution with insured wallets provided by BC Group, a publicly-traded technology company in …

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Indian Automotive Producer Tata Motors Requires Automotive Blockchain Tech

Indian automobile manufacturer Tata Motors wants to integrate blockchain solutions into its internal processes as part of a newly launched program for startups. As Business Insider India reported on Sept. 18, Tata Motors has rolled out a program for startups dubbed “Tata Motors AutoMobility Collaboration Network 2.0,” through which it …

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Can Blockchain Resolve Some Of The Aches Of The Hashish Trade?

By MERRY JANE’s David Silverberg, provided exclusively to Benzinga Cannabis. Blockchain may be the solution for the many regulatory and oversight issues plaguing the cannabis industry — and the benefits have nothing to do with Bitcoin. A critical question every cannabis consumer will ask at some point is, “How do …

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TronWallet Play desktop pockets provides bitcoin (BTC) assist

TronWallet Play, an open-source p2p desktop wallet platform for TRON (TRX), has announced support for bitcoin (BTC) in its latest release. TronWallet Play is the desktop version of the application and is available for Linux, macOS, and Windows. The desktop wallet is a full ecosystem that goes beyond the typical …

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Snowden: US Seizing My E book Income is ‘Good for Bitcoin’

Former U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) subcontractor Edward Snowden is being sued by the Department of Justice (DoJ) for his latest memoir. The agency won’t stop Metropolitan Books from publishing Snowden’s new book but the government will take the revenue he earns from the memoir instead. Following the book publishing …

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Craig Wright Asks for 30-Day Extension to Delay 500Okay Bitcoin Payout

Craig Wright, a self-proclaimed inventor of Bitcoin (BTC), has asked for another extension of a deadline to settle his case involving his late partner Dave Kleiman. Wright entered negotiations On Sept. 17, Wright’s attorneys filed a new 30-day extension for all discovery and case deadlines, citing the need to facilitate …

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Blockchain goes extra-terrestrial  | FT Alphaville

An other-worldly blockchain press release crash-landed into the our inbox this week. It contained some somewhat sigh-enducing sentences such as:  SpaceChain’s vision is to remove barriers and allow a global community to access and collaborate in space. And: Ultimately, it will mean that there will be more opportunities for businesses/start-ups …

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Flat Bitcoin Eyes Fed Meet to Revive Its Bullish Bias

Bitcoin is under pressure to deliver as the Federal Reserve expects to deliver fresh rate cuts upon the conclusion of its two-day meeting this Wednesday. Bitcoin price flat as investors eyes the outcome of FOMC meet this Wednesday | Image credits: TradingView.com The benchmark cryptocurrency slipped by $14, or 0.14 …

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Factom launches new blockchain safe information storage service for enterprise

Factom Protocol, the open-source, enterprise-grade, developer-friendly blockchain protocol, today announced that one of its 26 Authority Node Operators (ANO) De Facto has launched a new product, Factom PRO. Factom PRO, a cloud blockchain portal for securing business data, allows users to store data on the Factom Protocol, and is anchored …

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IBM and Citibank Be a part of Singapore Late-Stage Blockchain Accelerator

IBM, Citibank and video game giant Ubisoft have signed up to Singapore-based blockchain accelerator Tribe Accelerator. Corporations mingle with blockchain startups Local news outlet TheStraitsTimes reported on Sept. 18 that the companies above joined as corporate partners Tribe accelerator for the second edition of its four-month program. Per the report, …

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Germany adopts blockchain technique and says no to Libra

The German federal government passed on Wednesday (18 September) a comprehensive blockchain strategy with Berlin hopes will foster the technology and mitigate the risks regarding its implementation. The strategy aims to unleash the potential of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies (DLT) in the country, supporting the digital transformation in several …

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Craig Wright Seeking to Settle $10Bn Lawsuit Outdoors Court docket

Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright has entered settlement talks with the estate of Dave Kleiman, a firm which sued him for $10 billion. A September 17 filing in Florida district court shows that both Wright and Kleiman estate have asked the judge to grant them a 30-day deadline. The parties …

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Zilliqa to spice up its blockchain safety with ChainSecurity

Zilliqa, the high-throughput blockchain platform, announced today it has partnered with ChainSecurity, a blockchain security provider, to develop a host of security tools and resources for the Zilliqa ecosystem. With the project’s existing emphasis on smart contract safety, evidenced by its secure-by-design smart contract language, Scilla, the collaboration looks to …

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10 Tax Instruments to Assist Crypto Homeowners

While tax laws on cryptocurrency vary by jurisdiction, there are many useful tools to help you calculate crypto taxes, lower your tax liabilities, and simplify your filing — no matter where you are. Many of them work globally, supporting tax forms of multiple countries, and can import data directly from …

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BUSD — Binance and Paxos Stablecoin Newest to Get US Regulator Consent

Over the course of the past few weeks, the global cryptocurrency community bore witness to two major announcements related to stablecoins — with the first being the launch of Paxos’s gold-backed Ethereum token, PAX Gold (PAXG), and the other being the release of Binance’s cryptocoin backed by the United States …

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Graph Blockchain Strategic Replace

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Graph Blockchain Inc. (“Graph” or “Company“) (CSE: GBLC) announces that it will not be proceeding with the previously announced Cyberanking acquisition. In addition, Adam Morrison who joined the Company as COO with the proposed acquisition of Cyberanking will be resigning effective immediately in …

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With Ethereum and XRP Rocketing, What Will the Bitcoin Worth Do?

The crypto market has seen its craziest day in months. As Bitcoin (BTC) price flatlined, steadying at $10,250, altcoins absolutely skyrocketed. As seen in the chart from Coin360 below, cryptocurrencies, save for Bitcoin and a few other stragglers, effectively went vertical, showing a bout of strength on a caliber that …

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32% of Europeans Imagine Crypto Is the Way forward for E-Funds

Most Europeans believe cryptocurrencies can be spent in most stores, according to the results of a survey conducted by ING Bank and published on Sept. 18. Crypto can be spent in most stores? The survey, which has seen 15,000 Europeans from 15 different countries answer questions about crypto, revealed that …

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GuildOne Awarded AFE Balloting Contract by OOC Oil & Gasoline Blockchain Consortium

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Calgary-based GuildOne Inc. (GuildOne) has been awarded a contract from the Offshore Operators Committee (OOC) Oil & Gas Blockchain Consortium to deploy and demonstrate a proof-of-concept (PoC) blockchain solution for authorization for expenditure (AFE) balloting. AFE balloting is a commonly used tool …

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Nigerian Crypto Educator Returns $80Okay in Bitcoin Obtained by Mistake

Keith Mali Chung — the co-founder and president of African blockchain firm Loopblock Network — has returned almost $80,000 worth of Bitcoin (BTC) mistakenly sent to his wallet. Chung — who goes by the Twitter handle of “Bitcoin Keith (The African Bitcoin Bull)” — tweeted about the incident on Sept. …

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