‘HyperDragons’ Video Game Employs Tenfold Protocol’s Layer-2 Scaling on Ethereum
MixMarvel and Tenfold Protocol have joined forces to apply Tenfold’s layer-2 blockchain scalability solutions to “HyperDragons,” a strategy game built on the Ethereum network, in a move that will allow expanded gameplay and decreased transaction costs.
BitGo to Launch Regulated Custody Service in South Dakota
The South Dakota Division of Banking has approved BitGo Trust Company to serve as a public trust company in the state and qualified custodian for digital assets, according to a press release.
SEC Charges ‘ICO Superstore,’ Digital Hedge Fund Manager with Registration Failures
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission is charging two crypto-related entities with registration failures, in what it considers a first for both enforcement actions.
CFTC Opens Registration for First Fintech Conference
The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will host its first-ever fintech conference, October 3-4, at its headquarters in Washington D.C.
Lympo Runs into Lithuanian Marathon to Reward Participants with Crypto Tokens
Up to 70 percent of European adults are overweight, according to the World Health Organization.
The Bitcoin Foundation Secures Funding to Educate Stakeholders, Regulators and More
Despite Bitcoin’s 80 percent decline in the market dominance it held in January 2017, it is still the most recognizable name in cryptocurrency, and The Bitcoin Foundation is taking advantage of this with new initiatives to educate lawmakers, regulators, the general public, the media and more through training programs and seminars.
Tron Foundation Debuts Tron Virtual Machine For dApp Developers
In a move to bolster adoption of dApps on its network, Tron has launched its new Tron Virtual Machine, as well as a suite of smart contract development tools, to meet evolving developer needs.
Bitmain Prepares for Inaugural World Digital Mining Summit
Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu and Bitcoin( dot com) CEO Roger Ver are set to discuss upcoming ecosystem developments, protocol upgrades and more during the first-ever World Digital Mining Summit, taking place September 21-23, in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Canada’s Coinsquare Exchange Unveils European Expansion Plans
The Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare will debut its services in the European market in Q4 2018, marking its first international expansion under the Coinsquare brand.
Former Ethereum Foundation Adviser Joins Kin Ecosystem Board of Directors
William Mougayar, a former Ethereum Foundation adviser, has joined the board of directors at the Kin Ecosystem Foundation.
Coinbase Rebrands Toshi as Coinbase Wallet
Toshi’s refreshed image, unveiled August 15, will aid in Coinbase’s effort to “invest in products that will define the future of the decentralized web.” Say Farewell to Toshi In a blog post published August 15, Coinbase has revealed that its crypto wallet Toshi will be rebranded as Coinbase Wallet.
KuCoin Names Ian Balina as Global Titan Ambassador
Unveiled August 10, the KuCoin ambassador program will allow crypto-industry experts to suggest new blockchain and cryptocurrency projects for listing on the exchange.
Binance Launches Education Platform for Blockchain, Crypto
One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Binance, has unveiled a new educational platform that will provide free resources for the burgeoning cryptocurrency and blockchain industries.
Facebook Denies Stellar Partnership Rumors
David Marcus has stepped down from the Coinbase board, citing a conflict of interest.
Saudi Arabia Officials: Cryptocurrency Trading Illegal
State officials in Saudi Arabia reissue warnings against trading and investing in cryptocurrencies.
Social Casino Game to Bet on Cryptocurrencies
Europe-based KamaGames will launch its own token to allow its more than 100 million players a new, easier alternative to purchasing in-game chips.
Video App to Reward Users with Bitcoin, Ethereum
The new, token-based user incentive program will aim to propel mainstream awareness and adoption among the masses within the cryptocurrency and blockchain spaces.
DEA: Criminal Activity Drops 80% in Bitcoin Transactions
Since Bitcoin’s inception, many crypto aficionados have worked to dissociate their favorite digital coin from the notion that it may be used for illegal activity, and new data from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is proving that criminal activity in the space is massively shrinking.