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Aragon Government Invests $13 Million Into Industry 4.0 Development

Earlier this week, local news outlet La Vanguardia reported a USD 13 million fund allocation by the Government of Aragon for the development of emerging technologies, including blockchain. The source reports that the sum was co-funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and was double the amount initially intended in the original plan, hence, meeting the needs of up to 320 …


JPMorgan Introduces Its Own Digital Coin With Institutions in Mind

Major US-based multinational investment bank JPMorgan announced yesterday that it has launched a digital coin that will be backed by the US dollar. A major breakthrough for cryptocurrencies which had for a long time been blighted in some circles as being untrustworthy, or so would some think. As a matter of fact, JPMorgan was among those in 2017 who ridiculed …


Miners Concerned Over Russia’s Planned Internet Shutdown Test

There are growing concerns is Russia’s cryptocurrency community that the cyberwar internet shutdown tests scheduled to take place before 1 April could impact Bitcoin mining. The Digital Economy National Program, a new law recently drafted, will require Russian ISPs to be able to operate if the country is isolated online and as such the government is planning to monitor its effectiveness …


Cryptopia Gets Green Light to Reopen After Hacking

Cryptopia Gets Green Light to Reopen After Hacking

New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia, which was hacked almost exactly a month ago, has been given the green light to reopen as local police wind up their inquiries. Cryptopia has over 2 million global users and offers trading for one of the world’s largest range of cryptocurrencies. January’s hacking resulted in the loss of some $USD 6 million worth of …


Exchange Listing XRP Says Ripple “Not Crypto”

An exchange that has recently added Ripple to its trading platform is happy to proclaim that in its view, XRP is a “Centralized Virtual Currency“, not strictly a cryptocurrency. The Finnish-based Coinmotion exchange’s definition for users could find that many enthusiastic customers may not be happy to read it: “What one needs to know about XRP is that it is …


South Korea’s “Sampo Generation” Find Escape in Crypto Amid Rigid Society

South Korea's _Sampo Generation_ Find Escape in Crypto Amid Rigid Society

For many of South Korea’s millennials, cryptocurrency has proven the only way to escape the rigors of the country’s social demands. Many of South Korea’s young are now calling themselves “dirt spoons”, a reference in South Korea to economic and social status, with gold and silver spoons being the best off and dirt spoons being the worst. Older Koreans refer …


12.7% of Amazon Customers Call For Crypto Products or Services

12.7% of Amazon Customers Call For Crypto Products or Services

A recent survey shows that 12.7% of Amazon customers would like to see the marketplace selling cryptocurrency products or services. The report conducted by Global financial portal Investing.com had surveyed over 1000 of the multinational e-commerce company’s clients in an attempt to analyze Amazon’s consumption rate, with a view of expanding its services to offer more products. The results revealed …


Bank of Korea: CBDC Could Threaten Commercial Bank Stability

CBDC Could Threaten Financial Stability of Commercial Banks, Says Bank of Korea

The Bank of Korea (BOK) has said that the introduction of a state-owned and issued digital currency in the form of central bank digital currency (CBDC) in South Korea could possibly zero-out commercial banks, reports Yonhap News Agency. According to the source, the BOK published a report expressing concerns with low deposits demands into commercial banks that may result from …


Google Works on New Blockchain Dissecting Tool

Google Works on New Blockchain Dissecting Tool

Google has announced that it is currently working on a new tool to enable users to search transaction information through more efficient searches of blockchains for specified data. However, the tool is seen by some as a double-bladed sword, for example revealing that Bitcoin Cash is not as well distributed as thought nor is it used for its heralded suitability …


India Worried Crypto Could Destabilize Rupee

India Worried Crypto Could Destabilize Rupee (1)

A report by Quartz India suggests that the Indian government is concerned about the effect cryptocurrency may have on its national currency. According to the article, a high-level panel working on a cryptocurrency regulatory framework has observed that a less-explored area for crypto use does exist and possesses as much risk as with the already established concerns of money laundering …


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