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HSBC continues to embrace blockchain: bank reports $250bn in FX trades using blockchain technology

HSBC bank has settled $250 billion worth of forex trades using blockchain technology in 2018, Reuters reports. Banking sector remains quite hesitant to embrace blockchain technology within the industry, however the recent...

Winklevoss twins’ fearless forecast: stablecoins is the wave of the crypto future

After making the headlines last week with their flamboyant promotion of their cryptocurrency exchange dubbed Gemini, the Winklevoss twins are in it again. This time around, the duo said that stablecoins...
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Bitmain in Turmoil: Bitcoin Mining Giant’s CEO Jihan Wu Steps Down Amid Rumors of...

Over the past few days, Bitmain announced that CEO Jihan Wu was stepping down from his position, to be replaced by product engineering director Wang Haichao. The news followed months of...
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The Connecticut General Assembly to address blockchain at legislative session

In the upcoming 2019 legislative session, The Connecticut General Assembly will discuss how the state can help develop the workforce needed to successfully adapt blockchain technology to many diverse sectors, according...
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ETC 51% Attack: Is this the End for Ethereum Classic?

Confusion is currently reigning with Ethereum Classic amid reports of a 51% attack on the network. The official Ethereum Classic Twitter account initially downplayed the rumors, before urging exchanges take extra...
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Everything You Need to Know About the Ethereum Constantinople Hard Fork

At some point between January 14 and 18, Ethereum will be undergoing a major upgrade which will require a hard fork in the Ethereum blockchain. Known as the Constantinople upgrade, this...
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ConSensys, Halo Holdings and AMD team up to create W3BCLOUD datacenter solution for blockchain...

Recently, ConSensys, the Ethereum blockchain development consortium, AMD and Abu Dhabi-based Halo Holdings announced their partnership that aims to develop optimised datacenter solutions for emerging blockchain workloads. The said project dubbed,...
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Are Ethereum Classic Vision & Nowa Hard Forks Serious Projects or Scams?

After months of decline culminating in an 18-month low of around $83 on December 15, Ethereum’s price has made significant gains heading into 2019. On January 5, Ethereum hit $160 –...
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How Big are VeChain’s (VET) Hyped ‘Big-Name’ Partnerships Really?

VeChain is a project with some of the most fervent support in crypto. Supporters tout its links to major businesses as placing it far ahead of any competitors to become the...
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Italy beefs up its blockchain strategy, convenes technology experts to advise the government

In a move to push its blockchain policies ahead, the Italian government has just convened a group of experts on blockchain and related technologies to serve as advisory-giving body. This group...