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Freelance Employment Platform Receives Developer Grant from MakerDAO

Blockchain-based employment platform Opolis has announced that it received a developer grant from MakerDAO, the creator of stablecoin DAI. MakerDAO will bring DAI payment integrations to Opolis On Sept. 17, in a press release shared with Cointelegraph, freelance platform Opolis and MakerDAO announced that they will bring stablecoin DAI to …

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Blockchain will quickly revolutionize our opaque and inefficient capital markets

Over the past several years, much has been said about blockchain’s potential to fix a myriad of issues from money transfers, to digital voting, to supply chain management, to land title transfers. However, one of the most compelling use cases for this technology is how it will change capital markets. …

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Bitcoin Stagnant in Brief Time period May Lead To Mini Altcoin Season

Bitcoin price has been trading sideways for the better part of the last three months and is consolidating in what most crypto analysts claim is a triangle pattern. The lack of action in Bitcoin markets has caused traders to seek profits elsewhere and have turned to the altcoin market where …

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bloXroute Labs reveals outcomes of Ethereum (ETH) mining take a look at

bloXroute Labs, a technology start-up that built a Blockchain Distribution Network (BDN) to scale all blockchains, announced today the results from their month-long Ethereum (ETH) mining test performed live on the Ethereum mainnet, which shows ETH is able to scale today. bloXroute partnered with the largest ETH mining pools and …

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CFTC Appoints Former Coinbase Exec as Director of Market Oversight

Coinbase’s vice president Dorothy D. DeWitt will now serve as director of the division of market oversight at the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The U.S. CFTC Chairman Heath P. Tarbert announced on Sept. 17 that DeWitt will take responsibility for the CFTC’s oversight over derivatives platforms and …

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How Blockchain Is Reworking the Attire Provide Chain

It is an exciting time of innovation for the apparel industry — and retail at large — with brands and retailers creating new and dynamic ways to attract and engage with customers. For instance, lululemon’s latest flagship store is more than a place to buy yoga pants. The sprawling 20,000-square-foot …

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Ethereum Value Surges 6% to High $210: FOMO in Full Swing

Ethereum bulls are back in full swing. As of the time of writing this, ETH’s price has just topped $210, pushing up by some 6% over the past 24 hours. Related Reading: Low Volatility Bitcoin Price Action: Decision Time Is Near, Powerful Move Incoming This strong move higher marks the …

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Huobi launches native Argentinian crypto alternate

Huobi Group, the popular crypto exchange company, has announced today the official launch of Huobi Argentina, a local exchange supported by Huobi Cloud. This marks Huobi’s first initiative into the Argentina market by providing support to Huobi Argentina who has plans to establish a local team, localized operations, and a …

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Narvesen Shops and Lithuanian Press Kiosks to Promote BTC

Lithuanian convenience stores Narvesen and Lithuanian Press kiosks will sell Bitcoin (BTC), local news outlet Delfi reported on Sept. 17. Bitcoin in Lithuanian stores Per the report, the stores mentioned above will start selling coupons that can be exchanged for BTC online. Narvesen stores and Lithuanian Press newsstands have been …

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Imaginnovate joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

The latest company to join the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) is Imaginnovate, which is headquartered in Visakhapatnam, India. The company has strong roots in the delivery of technology solutions to enterprises.  “Imaginnovate believes that membership in BiTA will enable the company to collaborate with other industry leaders to create …

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Ripple’s XRP Eyes Aid Value Rally; Here is Why

XRP was rising on Tuesday as investors flew out of the bitcoin market amid growing uncertainties regarding its safe-haven status. The Ripple blockchain’s native asset climbed 1.73 percent to $0.00455 on BitFinex exchange. That brought its week-to-date gains up by more than 2.5 percent, providing one of the first signs …

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EMURGO launches new third celebration developer toolbox for Cardano (ADA)

EMURGO, the official commercial arm of the Cardano blockchain, today announced it has developed and released Tangata Manu – a new fully open source codebase library for third-party developers and enterprises to create their own secure light wallets and explorers for Cardano ADA on internet browsers and mobile devices. Originally …

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7 Tricks to Detach Your Feelings From Your Portfolio

Humans are inherently emotional beings — we love, we hate, we feel fear, we experience greed and we question our decisions. All of these emotions are the enemy of a successful trader. “The key to trading success is emotional discipline. If intelligence were the key, there would be a lot …

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Learn how to Know When to Use Blockchain

Like all emerging technologies, blockchain is going through the ups and downs of the hype cycle. Depending on the month, it’s either a hopeless fad or the next big thing (for which are you are already late!). Much of the technology we use every day went through that cycle, from …

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Binance Teases FATF, Permits Lending through Privateness Cash

Binance, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, is adding three anonymity-focused cryptocurrencies to its loaning platform. The Malta-based company said in a blog post that Binance Lending would allow users to lend in Monero, Zcash, and Dash. The annualized interest rate for the “fifth phase of …

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Japan-based LINE opens new crypto trade BITMAX

LVC Corporation (LVC), a subsidiary of Japan digital technology company LINE Corporation (LINE), and operator of LINE’s cryptocurrency and blockchain-related businesses, announced today that BITMAX, a cryptocurrency exchange for the Japanese market, has gone live. BITMAX services will be made available in stages from 3 pm (GMT+9) on September 17, …

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Blockchain Being Used to Flip Ocean Plastic Waste Into Eco-Materials

Dutch green fabrics firm Waste2Wear is launching the world’s first collection of fabrics made from ocean plastics traceable via blockchain today. Demand for tracing recycled materials The exhibition is taking place from Sept. 17 to Sept. 19 in Paris at the international textile fair Première Vision, American fashion-focused publication FashionUnited …

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Blockchain-enabled provide chain sustainability scheme hailed ‘profitable’ by enterprise giants

A blockchain-based experiment aimed at improving social and environmental practices in tea supply chains has proven successful, according to businesses having taken part, including Unilever and Sainsbury’s. The world’s 500 million smallholder farmers are estimated to produce 80% of the food and beverages consumed in developing nations. Image: Unilever Launched …

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Bitcoin Down as Saudi Assault Raises Fears of Financial Disaster

Bitcoin was trading in negative territory on Tuesday as attacks on Saudi Arabia’s crude oil processing facilities weighed on the global economy. The benchmark cryptocurrency dwindled by $74.49, or 0.73 percent, to $10,188.05 minutes after the London market open. The move downside extended bitcoin’s week-to-date loss to 2 percent, maintaining …

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Tezos points new grants for sensible contract ecosystem growth

The Tezos Foundation, the overseer of the Tezos blockchain protocol, announced today that it has issued grants to Kyoto University and Edukera, based in Japan and France, respectively, to further advance the Tezos smart contract development ecosystem. Kyoto University Kyoto University is the second oldest Japanese university and one of …

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