The Singapore-based NEM.io Foundation, creators of the peer-to-peer NEM blockchain platform, has announced a strategic alliance with Blockchain Global of Australia. The partnership is aimed at expanding NEM’s reach while facilitating international mainstream adoption of blockchain technology.
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) is setting up a blockchain technology task force to prepare for the technology’s future impact on hospitality. The task force will be chaired by Lyle Worthington, CHTP, CIO of The Student Hotel,
Small business financial software giant Intuit QuickBooks has integrated blockchain payment provider Veem to provide an alternative to traditional wire transfers. The announcement was made during the Money 2020 Europe conference.
Veem, previously Align Commerce,
Asus, one of the world’s largest technology hardware makers, has unveiled a pair of new graphics cards designed for cryptocurrency mining.
Asus Mining RX 470 and Mining P106 both use NVIDIA GeForce GTX technology to run as efficiently as possible to mine the most cryptocurrency for the smallest cost.
China’s central bank has created a five-year development plan that pushes blockchain and other FinTech innovations.
The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) strategy for advancing technology in the country’s domestic financial industry was unveiled in an announcement that touted plans to strengthen research on applications for regulation,
The company’s decision to launch with the ETC/BTC trading pair follows BTCC CEO Bobby Lee’s public twitter poll in May.
New York-based firm MGT Capital Investments has added ethereum and Ethereum Classic to its mining strategies.
MGT and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in the business of acquiring, developing, and monetizing intellectual property assets. John McAfee took over as the CEO of the company last year in May.