As brick and mortar storefronts begin to fall by the wayside, and online marketplaces are growing at an exponential rate, a fierce competition between merchants has emerged in order to maintain (and grow) consumer loyalty. As retailers are contending with an estimated $90 billion in credit card swipe fees coupled with dwindling in-store shopper numbers,
Facebook has sent the blockchain community for a stir when it announced that it would be expanding its exploratory blockchain team. This commotion has grown since, as an anonymous source close to the social media giant had disclosed that Facebook is developing a stablecoin for its WhatsApp messaging service.
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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,
Crypto exchange ErisX has appointed Matt Trudeau as chief strategy officer (CSO).
ErisX was formerly known as Eris Exchange, but will restart as a platform offering trades in bitcoin, Litecoin, ethereum and futures contracts, pending US regulator approval.
Trudeau has vast startup experience,
Bitcoin and the rest of the top ten coins resumed the downside movement today. The bitcoin price has lost 3.32% in value over the last 24 hours, and is trading at $3,672.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH), the fourth-largest cryptocurrency, led the downturn losing 10.74% of its value.
Crypto-focused law firm Silver Miller has filed a federal court lawsuit against Jeremy Spence for allegedly orchestrating a crypto Ponzi scheme.
The lawsuit, filed at the Court of the Southern District of New York on behalf of investors, alleges that Spence sold investments in a series of fraudulent hedge funds through a sham entity he named Coin Signals.
Taiwanese authorities have arrested a man suspected of stealing electricity worth over $3 million to mine cryptocurrencies.
Local media oulet EBC Dongsen News reported that a man with the surname Yang has been accused of stealing NT$100 million ($3.25M USD) to mine bitcoin and ethereum.
The US Department of Defense said that blockchain technology has “a lot of potential” to improve disaster relief efforts.
Earlier this month, the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Troop Support held a meeting in Philadelphia, which was part of a two-day event exploring the potential applications of blockchain within Troop Support.
Libereum, a Dutch crypto company, has acquired Spanish football club Elche CF for €4.3 million ($4.9M USD).
Libereum said that the acquisition of the club is a crucial step towards connecting its own decentralized digital currency Liber with the most popular sport in the world: football.