Two Microsoft Patents Pending to Tighten Blockchain Security via TEE

Two Microsoft Patents Pending to Tighten Blockchain Security via TEE

Microsoft has applied for two new patents which would give the computer giant the potential to utilize trusted execution environments (TEEs) in its blockchain network. A TEE in general terms offers an execution space that provides a higher level of security than a rich mobile operating system open and more functionality than a “secure element”. […]

India may Implement Crypto Token Specifically for Financial Transactions

India may Implement Crypto Token Specifically for Financial Transactions

The finance ministry of India is taking an interesting approach to digital tokens despite having a ban on cryptocurrencies; a new committee is examining the possibility of setting up a legitimized crypto token payment system. A crypto token, not a cryptocurrency Local news outlet DNA India reported that the new committee was also established under […]

Could Wall Street Banks Become Crypto Custody Specialists?

Could Wall Street Banks Become Crypto Custody Specialists?

Wall Street banks are slowly beginning to consider crypto custody as another mainstream service. This, despite the occasional dig at crypto from the big players on Wall Street such as Goldman Sachs recent “cryptocurrency mania” comment last week citing it as one of the top risks for the market, even though the very same bank […]

World Bank and Commonwealth Bank Team up with Blockchain

World Bank and Commonwealth Bank Team up with Blockchain

The World Bank and The Commonwealth Bank of Australia have combined to create an Ethereum-based Australian dollar blockchain bond. The bond project has a target of between USD 50 million and USD 100 million for sustainability projects. The World Bank issues between USD 5060 billion a year for project funding around the world. With 189 […]

Nations That Desire State-Backed Crypto Should Just Use Bitcoin

Nations That Desire State-Backed Crypto Should Just Use Bitcoin

Iran has recently been making headlines regarding the development of an state-backed cryptocurrency. This is due to crippling United States sanctions that are progressively tightening since the Iran Nuclear Deal was thrown out by the Trump administration, which has caused hyper-inflation of the local fiat currency rial (IRR). Further, the US is stopping Iran from […]

Kim Dotcom Warns to Invest in Bitcoin Before US Debt Bomb Explodes

Kim Dotcom Warns to Invest in Bitcoin Before US Debt Bomb Explodes

Internet legend Kim Dotcom, who became infamous for his website Megaupload that became a global hub for internet piracy, is warning the people of the world to invest in Bitcoin and gold before the United States debt situation hits the fan. 1 TRILLION DOLLARS in additional US Govt debt PER YEAR! US spending is funded […]

FindSatoshi Campaign Suffers from Lack of Foresight

FindSatoshi Campaign Suffers from Lack of Foresight

An Estonian man named German Neff has created the FindSatoshi movement, which has a goal of finding Satoshi Nakamoto using whatever it takes to finally reveal the Bitcoin creator’s identity, regardless of Satoshi’s wishes to stay anonymous. Neff is using a Russian crowdfunding site and has received RUB 5.5 million (USD 80,700) so far to […]

Bitmain Selling Routers That Mine Cryptocurrency

Bitmain Selling Routers That Mine Cryptocurrency

Bitmain is about to launch a USD 18 billion initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong stock exchange and is becoming quite innovative and creative with the devices offered to mine cryptocurrency. Bitmain has released two different models of mining Wi-Fi routers, a router that can mine X11 cryptocurrencies like Dash and a router […]

Bitmain Aiming for $18B IPO, Biggest Crypto-Related IPO in History

Bitmain Aiming for $18B IPO, Biggest Crypto-Related IPO in History

Bitmain, the largest manufacturer of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining rigs, is aiming for a USD 18 billion initial public offering (IPO) when it launches on the Hong Kong stock exchange in Q4 2018 or Q1 2019. This would be by far the largest cryptocurrency IPO in history. In general, there aren’t many cryptocurrency or Bitcoin-related […]

Bitcoin News Radio Show, 12th August 2018

itcoin News Radio Show, 9th August 2018

Listen to the 12 August 2018 Bitcoin News Radio Show below. [su_audio url=”https://d3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net/production/2018-7-13/4051883-44100-2-da8b075ea339.mp3″] On this edition of the Bitcoin News radio show, we cover the daily market analysis, before looking at if nations like Iran and Venezuela should use Bitcoin instead of creating state-backed cryptocurrencies. Hear about a Wi-Fi router from Bitmain that mines cryptocurrency. Learn […]