Fintech Firms Partner to Fund HIV Programs in Africa, Support UN SDG

Fintech Firms Partner to Fund HIV Programs in Africa, Support UN SDG

Two fintech firms have joined up to reduce the debilitating presence of HIV in Africa, with blockchain healthcare company Kinect and mobile gaming and lottery tech firm Kamari, hoping to fund new HIV testing programs. While both companies have been focused on African development, they have now officially signed a partnership to promote key health […]

Australian Crypto Scams in 2018 Totaled $4.3 Million

Australia has become well known for its big push towards endorsing both blockchain and cryptocurrency use, but like anywhere the country is prone to scams as recent figures just released have revealed, with over USD 4 million dollars lost to cryptocurrency scams in 2018. However, it appears that the AUD 6.1 million lost to cryptocurrency […]

Anonymous Bitcoin Whale Injects $1 Million into Blockchain Fund

Anonymous Bitcoin Whale Injects $1 Million into Blockchain Fund

Blockchain investment fund Roobee has reportedly received an injection of USD 1 million in Bitcoin from an anonymous investor. The investor left Roobee a cryptic message: “In Roobee I Trust”. What makes things stranger is that this is the second time it has received such an unexpected windfall from anonymous investors. In an earlier investment […]

BitcoinNews.com Bitcoin Market Analysis 29th April 2019

Bitcoin Market Analysis 29th April 2019

It’s time to do a weekly analysis of Bitcoin price, which continues to keep everyone on their toes and does not give a clear signal to buyers or sellers. Last week, the price was moving at an approximate range of 6%. After an unsuccessful attempt of buyers to break through the blue trend line of […]

John McAfee Launches Visa Bitcoin Debit Card

The ubiquitous John McAfee, needing no introduction to crypto converts, is never far from the news and his latest piece of that is a McAfee crypto debit card. The card, naturally adorned with the cryptocurrency entrepreneur’s photo, just so users know exactly who created it, has been issued by Visa, and will enable users to […]

Nike’s Proposes Cryptokicks Trademark to Facilitate Crypto Transactions

Nike’s Proposes Cryptokicks Trademark to Facilitate Crypto Transactions

US-based multinational footwear manufacturing company Nike has joined a growing list of large brands staking a piece of their business in the future of blockchain through intellectual property and trademark registrations. This month, the footwear giant filed a trademark application for ‘Cryptokicks’ with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), which apparently indicated that Nike […]

IBM Signs with Lenovo to Take Customer Support on Blockchain

IBM Signs with Lenovo to Take Customer Support to Blockchain

IBM announced this week that it will now support the customer service experience of Lenovo’s Data Center Group with its field service solutions in over 200 countries. These solutions will include the use of blockchain and cognitive technology, according to its press release. IBM’s own research estimates that over USD 1 trillion has been spent […]