Friday, October 30, 2020

Technology

Downvoted: Security Researchers Slam Voatz Over Stance on White-Hat Hackers

A pending U.S. Supreme Court case has the potential to fundamentally change white-hat hacking. The case looks at the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act...

Crypto art piece sells for $130K at Christie’s auction house

Christie’s auction house has announced the sale of a digital portrait of the Bitcoin code for more than $130,000.It marks the first time a...

Blockchain firm to allow users to buy trips on Viator with crypto

Australian-based blockchain company ShareRing has partnered with Tripadvisor experience marketplace Viator to allow users to pay for almost 400,000 tourism experiences with a variety...

This Self-Sovereign ‘DocuSign’ Uses Bitcoin for Digital Proofs

For years, developers have worked on expanding Bitcoin’s use case beyond being a transaction ledger. What if, for instance, whenever you signed a contract...

Coincheck exchange to help CryptoKitties go mainstream in Japan

Coincheck, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan, is expanding its push into non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, with a new partnership with the developer...

How the Decentralized Web Transfers Wealth From Corporations to People

The internet of today is broken. We can use the internet, but we don’t own anything we do. Companies control our domain names, the...

Crypto interoperability evolves: From blockchain bridges to DeFi transfers

Today, paying for purchases in cryptocurrencies no longer seems like something out of the ordinary. Many online stores accept Bitcoin (BTC) and other coins...

Japanese financial giant SBI acquires TaoTao crypto exchange

Japan's largest on-line financial conglomerate, SBI Holdings, now owns two licensed cryptocurrency trading platforms with its new acquisition of TaoTao exchange.According to an official...

Symbol blockchain to host whisky fund and central bank collectibles at launch

Proof-of-stake blockchain NEM (XEM) is preparing for a token migration in December alongside the public launch of the Symbol (XYM) blockchain.Speaking to Cointelegraph, NEM...

The Top Universities for Blockchain

Colleges and universities – from small, local schools to elite research heavyweights – perform a number of vital functions in American society. These institutions,...

Rep claims his firm was 8 years ahead of its time on DeFi

DeFi failed to catch on eight years ago, according to comments from Yoni Assia, founder and CEO of financial platform eToro."I think that DeFi is...

China Central Bank Official Reveals Results of First Digital Yuan Pilots

An official for China’s central bank has unveiled usage statistics of state-backed digital currency trials that were conducted in three Chinese cities.Speaking virtually at...