Biggest Ponzi Scheme PlusToken Moves $105 Million Worth of Ethereum

December 30, 2019
Ethereum price trading at Dec. 2018 level Now, PlusToken moving 789,525 Ether has the market in fear of an upcoming selling pressure However, Ethereum DeFi’s user numbers rose by a whopping 529% this year The biggest $3 billion Chinese-Ponzi scheme PlusToken might be the reason behind the 50% drop in Bitcoin price from its 2019

BitGo Requests Its Users to Convert/Move BSV Assets

December 26, 2019
BitGo, the digital currency management firm has asked its clients to consider transforming or transferring their BSV (Bitcoin SV) assets. The request to alter any funds held in this altcoin was issued as a result of a compatibility issue. On December 18th, BitGo, through a blog post noted that Genesis—the hard fork to be performed on Bitcoin

Crypto Payroll Service Now Allows Chile Freelancers to be Paid in BTC, ETH, & BCH

December 25, 2019
Bitwage, s startup that helps companies pay their employees in cryptocurrency has added Chilean peso to its platform. Tweets by Bitwage Announced Monday, the company has partnered with Satoshi Tango for Chilean Peso payouts. Now, all consignment services from Chile to the US, UK, or EU will pay lower fees and can access their deposits faster from

Ethereum is still the “Unshakable” Leader of the Smart Contract Platform Industry – Report

December 24, 2019
Ethereum leads with 72% followed by EOS, Cardano, and Tron Market in need for “new hotspots” as the smart contract platform sector declines Staking “not conducive to the healthy and stable development of the industry. Ethereum is still leading the smart contract platforms, accounting for 72% of market share despite the market capitalization of these

Massive Lawsuit Brought Against Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by PayPal

December 23, 2019
Technology is evolving at a rapid pace, especially for the financial industry. However, regulators seem unable to keep up with the changes, and PayPal is passionate about setting the story straight, if their recent lawsuit against the CFPB is any indication. PayPal says that the regulations implemented by the CFPB force them to make “misleading

Riksbank Partners with Accenture for Digital Currency in Sweden

December 20, 2019
Sweden now joins the ranks of countries adding digital currency for payments. Riksbank, the regulator for Sweden, has announced a partnership with Accenture for the e-krona digital currency. Accenture will develop the UI features for e-krona in 2020. Riksbank may be working with Accenture for up to seven years, which is the scheduled testing period

Waves blockchain used to track Russian energy consumption

December 19, 2019
The pilot program is already being used by 400 homes and may expand nationwide in the coming years.   A Russian power grid company is piloting a blockchain-based system that’ll automate electricity metering. Those behind the pilot, so far implemented in 400 homes in the Kaliningrad and Sverdlovsk regions, are planning on expanding the pilot to serve

Stellar, Keybase Terminate Remainder Of 2 Billion XLM Airdrop Citing Too Many Fake Accounts

December 18, 2019
Stellar and Keybase recently announced that the ongoing 2 billion Lumen airdrop will be terminated as from mid-December. This is in the wake of fake accounts which have flocked the Keybase platform to obtain a larger chunk of the airdrop. According to a blog post by Keybase, the final 100 million Lumens will be released to

Malaysia’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Luno Set to List Ripple’s XRP

December 17, 2019
London based crypto exchange Luno is expected to list XRP token onto its platform. The exchange aims to make the XRP tokens available to Malaysians either in December 2019 or early 2020. Luno was recently relaunched in Malaysia at the end of October this year. Ripple (XRP), which is a real-time gross settlement system and

Microsoft Azure Launches A New Token And A Suite Of Blockchain Services To Foster Adoption

December 16, 2019
he Azure Blockchain Service has been pivotal for the combination of one of the biggest tech companies in the world with one of the most innovative technologies to come out of this decade. Now, the service is diving deeper into how it can benefit developers, simplifying the process of integrating data on the blockchain ledger