Cryptocurrency wallets MyCrypto and Ambo add multiple new features

October 17, 2019
Cryptocurrency wallet MyCrypto and its recent acquisition Ambo have both announced major updates of their software — with MyCrypto adding a multi-account management system. A major overhaul According to a news release shared with Cointelegraph on Oct. 10, MyCrypto’s software has seen a major overhaul with a new user interface and a new homepage, dashboard, screen

Winklevoss’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Launches Custody Service

September 17, 2019
The New York-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, founded in 2014 by twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has launched its own custody service, Gemini Custody. In a news release shared with Cointelegraph on Sept. 10, Gemini said the newly launched custody solution will allow its customers to check balances, download account statements, initiate withdrawals, and grant

Spanish La Liga Club Atlético Madrid Is Launching a Fan Token

September 13, 2019
Spanish soccer team Atlético de Madrid — which plays in the top professional division of Spain’s soccer league, known as La Liga — is partnering with blockchain platform to launch a fan token ecosystem. The news was revealed in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Sept. 6. Atlético’s fan token As previously reported,

Waves Platform and The Abyss to Jointly Launch Blockchain-Based Games Marketplace

September 12, 2019
Open source blockchain platform Waves and blockchain game distribution platform The Abyss will jointly launch a blockchain-based marketplace of digital goods and in-game items. In a blog post published on Sept. 5, The Abyss revealed its collaboration with the Waves Platform, aimed at the development of a blockchain-powered marketplace of tradable goods and in-game items.

Paxos Launches PAX Gold, Regulated and Redeemable for Physical Gold

September 11, 2019
Stablecoin operator Paxos launched PAX Gold (PAXG), a gold-backed Ethereum (ETH) token. Paxos announced the launch of the product above in a press release published on Sept. 5, claiming that it is “the first crypto-asset redeemable for physical gold.” Furthermore, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) put forward their approval of the

South Korean ArtBloc to Sell David Hockney Paintings via Blockchain

September 5, 2019
South Korean art-focused blockchain project ArtBloc will conduct a fractionalized ownership sale of two paintings by popular British painter David Hockney. ArtBloc launch commemoration ArtBloc plans to host a special event introducing the blockchain-enabled fractionalized ownership sale of two of David Hockney’s paintings in Seoul on Sept. 19, local outlet KoreaTechDesk reported on Aug. 29.

Jaguar Uses Iota in Proof-of-Concept Demo for Tracing Car Energy

September 4, 2019
Distributed ledger technology (DLT) company Iota has partnered with auto manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover for a proof-of-concept (PoC) demonstration for tracing car energy with DLT. Tracking energy source and usage Iota announced the news in an official blog post on Aug. 30. Per the announcement, Iota is partnering with Jaguar Land Rover and French energy

New Blockchain Platform Created for Iranian Victims in Flooding

September 2, 2019
IranRescueBit is a new blockchain platform that was created by volunteer developers to help those who are victims in the flooding situation in Iran. People can make donations in cryptocurrency to help those in need. Donors may use Bitcoin, Ether and Litecoin to make their donations. The government isn’t part of the project, according to

Manchester City FC Reveals New Partnership to Tokenize Its Players

August 30, 2019
English Premiere Leage football club Manchester City (Man City) has announced a partnership with South Korean blockchain football gaming startup Superbloke. Fans can support players through blockchain Under the partnership announced by Man City on Aug. 26, Superbloke incorporates the club’s players into its blockchain-powered soccer game FC Superstars enabling fans to support the athletes

Japanese HR and Tech Giant Recruit Holdings Invests in Blockstack

August 28, 2019
Blockchain startup Blockstack PBC has received strategic investment from Japanese human resources giant Recruit Holdings. U.S. startups look for Japanese partnerships The Block reported the startup’s new funding on Aug. 22. As part of the investment deal, Recruit, which is currently valued at $50 billion, is purchasing Blockstack’s STACK tokens. Blockstack CEO and co-founder Muneeb