Walmart Explores Blockchain for Connecting Automated Delivery Drones

Walmart's recent patent efforts have showcased how the retail giant is investigating blockchain, and a new filing points to a focus on autonomous delivery drones. The application was published on August 30,...

There’s a Problem With Crypto Funding – And Vitalik Just Might Have a Solution

There are free-riders in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. At least, that's the contention of a new paper, shared with CoinDesk on Monday, written by ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin, Microsoft researcher Glen Weyl and Ph.D....

ASX Postpones Roll-Out of Blockchain Settlement System

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has pushed back the launch of a blockchain replacement for the decades-old CHESS clearing and settlement system until the second quarter of 2021. The ASX published a...

Crypto Wallet Abra Opens Door to More European Users

Crypto wallet and exchange startup Abra is opening up a new channel for deposits: European bank accounts. Residents in the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), as well as additional nations in the European Union, can...

RAM It All: Rising Costs Are Turning EOS Into a Crypto Coder’s Nightmare

Compared to ethereum, EOS seems to have scalable dapps figured out. Users of decentralized applications (dapps) on ethereum frequently chafe at the fact that any action – sending a tweet, playing a...

South Korea to Double Blockchain Trials in Public Sector Next Year

The South Korean government is literally doubling down on its efforts to trial blockchain in the public sector, adding more projects and increasing available funds for 2019. The Korea Internet & Security...

Bitcoin Price Indicator Turns Bullish for First Time in 8 Months

The list of indicators signaling a long-term bullish reversal in bitcoin (BTC) continues to grow with each passing week. The latest to join the list is the MACD histogram, which has moved...

IBM Debuts Stellar-Powered ‘Blockchain World Wire’ Payments System

IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a new product called Blockchain World Wire. Aimed at institutions and harnessing the stellar blockchain network, Big...

Not Just Tron: Neo’s Failed $170 Million Bid to Buy BitTorrent Revealed

When Tron founder Justin Sun bought BitTorrent in one of the most talked-about tech acquisitions of the year, it turns out he wasn't even the highest bidder. What's more, Tron wasn't even...

Bitcoin Price Faces Minor Drop After One-Month Highs

With signs of bull exhaustion showing on the technical charts, bitcoin (BTC) faces a return to the psychological support of $7,000. At press time, the cryptocurrency is changing hands at $7,235 on...

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XRP is ‘Very Clearly Decentralized’: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse

XRP is ‘Very Clearly Decentralized’: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse When Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Division of Corporation Finance Director William Hinman gave his opinion...

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