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The recent tweet of the US president Donald Trump has given more exposure to Bitcoin and turned it and crypto overall into a 2020 election issue

Coil, Mozilla, Creative Commons Offer $100M Grant for Web...

Ripple-backed Coil, Mozilla and Creative Commons are jointly donating $100 million for a program aimed at monetizing web content

Iota Introduces Chronicle, a New Solution for Long-Term Data...

Iota introduces Chronicle, which allows node owners to store data for indefinite timeframes

Freelance Employment Platform Receives Developer Grant from MakerDAO

Employment platform for freelancers receives developer grant from MakerDAO to integrate DAI payments

Hedera Hashgraph — Deep Look Into 10,000 Transactions Per...

While Hedera continues to attract major companies to its governing council, the Hashgraph’s performance is being questioned

Blackstone CEO: Blockchain Is Good But ‘Odd’ for Creating...

Billionaire businessman Steve Schwarzman likes blockchain but says that applying it to money creation is odd

Wells Fargo to Pilot DLT-Based Cross-Border Settlement Platform

Financial services company Wells Fargo & Company is planning to pilot a DLT-based internal settlement service in 2020

Blockchain Being Used to Turn Ocean Plastic Waste Into...

Dutch green fabrics firm Waste2Wear launches the world’s first collection of fabrics made from ocean plastics traceable via blockchain

Wells Fargo To Launch Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in 2020

The world’s fourth-largest bank by market cap has announced it will develop its own cryptocurrency for international transfers in 2020.  World’s 4th Largest Bank Reveals Wells Fargo Coin In a press release on September 17, Wells Fargo said its new remittance platform would form an international payment network based on what it describes as “distributed ledger technology” (DLT). Payments will work using a dedicated platform and asset called Wells Fargo Digital Cash.  Pegged to the Read More The post Wells Fargo To Launch Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in 2020 appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

Stanford Grads’ Crypto Network Hits Half a Million Users...

The smartphone-focused cryptocurrency network has consolidated its user base in under six months since its launch in March

AssetBlock Tokenizes $60M of Real Estate on Algorand’s Blockchain

Blockchain real estate investment firm AssetBlock launches its commercial real estate investment platform on Algorand’s blockchain

Bitcoin and Blockchain Boosting Law Intended to Create Jobs

Bitcoin and its underlying technology blockchain are reinvigorating the law intended to create jobs: The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. Blockchain To Get the JOBS Act Right The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, colloquially known as the JOBS Act, is a law intended to create jobs in the United States. The concept behind it is to encourage funding of small businesses by easing various securities regulations. President Barack Obama signed JOBS into law in April Read More The post Bitcoin and Blockchain Boosting Law Intended to Create Jobs appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

Canada Revenue Agency Audits QuadrigaCX’s Corporate Tax Returns

The now-defunct Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX is being audited by the Canada Revenue Agency

BIS Economist Proposes DLT-Based Financial Market Monitoring

Raphael Auer, an economist at the Bank for International Settlements, has suggested new ways of supervising financial risks with DLT

Harbor Tokenizes $100 Million in Real Estate Funds on...

Blockchain startup Harbor will tokenize $100 million through a new partnership with real estate investment firm iCap Equity

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