Binance Exchange Sets Hackathon Finals For Singapore Next Month

Announcements, Blockchain, Event, Innovation | December 15, 2018 By:

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance will hold the first Binance SAFU Hackathon in Singapore on January 19 and 20. The 32-hour round-the-clock hackathon will empower blockchain engineers to rapidly prototype blockchain solutions to solve problems identified in existing systems.

With the theme ‘Query Platform for Address Security: Is the transaction address you are sending your crypto to SAFU?’,

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Braintrust Closed $5M USD Funding Round, Works Toward Beta Launch

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | December 15, 2018 By:

Freelance Labs, the developer behind Braintrust, a new platform that will enable organizations and freelancers to get critical software projects built quickly, has closed approximately $5 million in its initial fundraising round. Institutional investors includeTrue Ventures, Homebrew, IDEO CoLab, Cambrian Asset Management, Uprising Capital and Vy Capital.

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ZCoin’s Reuben Yap Talks On Privacy, Mastercard, Crypto Winter

Blockchain, FinTech, Innovation, Regulation | December 13, 2018 By:

Mastercard has filed a patent with claims that it has developed a new way of keeping cryptocurrency transactions private by obscuring addresses and amounts.

Reuben Yap, the COO of privacy coin Zcoin, scoffed at the notion of a centralized authority granting anonymity.

“It is unsurprising that payment giants like MasterCard want to tap into the benefits of blockchain –

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