The Supreme Court’s decision in Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association (“Murphy”), which removed the barrier to legalized sports betting, has not only opened the door to traditional sports betting in casinos, but in certain states, has allowed for the expansion of sports betting to online and mobile platforms.
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Blockchain travel rewards platform KeyoCoin has appointed Dan Marchese, ex-director of mobile for TripAdvisor (and Viator), who will become the company’s advisor for mobile app development and strategy.
KeyoCoin is developing a blockchain universal travel rewards platform, mobile marketplace, and decentralized utility token to offer cryptocurrency rewards.
The system offers instant transactions, buyer protection, and crypto-to-cash settlements, the companies said.
“One of the advantages of having a knowledgeable partner at the forefront of the future-of-payments is that it provides our Smart Vendors a reliable processor to accept cryptocurrency payments,” said Sheryl Carr,
The Kin Foundation, the nonprofit governance organization for the cryptocurrency Kin, which powers the popular messaging app Kik, has set the second phase of its developer program.
The formal announcement on the Kin Developer Program arrives next Tuesday, Jan. 15. The initiative will offer 100 developers a chance to earn over 100M Kin and fiat rewards for successfully launching their own Kin economies over a four-month period.
Stablecoins have been more than just ‘in the news’ recently — they’ve been the news for cryptocurrency. We’ve seen the creation and adoption of several USD-backed coins, such as USDC and TUSD, as well other kinds of fiat-backed coins, such as GBP and AUD.
Amira Nature Foods Ltd. has added blockchain expert Hervé Larren as an independent director of the company.
Larren is the co-founder of Global Crypto Ventures, a company involved in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology investments. Larren is also a partner at Geneva blockchain advisory firm Dybaw Advisory,
We continue our series of predictions from the industry’s thought leaders on what may happen in the coming year.
By almost any measure, 2018 was a challenging year for the blockchain/cryptocurrency industries. Beyond the usual issues facing young businesses in hiring,
Global law firm Morrison & Foerster has elected 12 lawyers to the firm’s partnership.
The class of 2019 includes an equal number of women and men from multiple practice groups across the firm’s offices in New York, London, Tokyo, Berlin, San Francisco, San Diego,
Ethereum Classic transactions on the Coinbase exchange have been halted because of suspicious activity on the network that may allow double spends.
Withdrawals, deposits and any other transaction has been stopped as of late Sunday on Ethereum Classic. which had more than 100 blocks reorganized,
Predictions of market fluctuation caused by the anticipated ethereum hard fork on Jan. 15 has been codified in a new report from blockchain assets platform Gate.IO.
The report was developed by Gate.IOs research teams through market investigation and analysis.
Key finding: There have been five hard forks in ethereum.