Russia is set to place a ban on the employment of cryptocurrencies to procure product and services.

On 29th November,Izvestia reported the ministry of finance and also financial regulator is in support of the ban, though legal measures are not yet officially confirmed. Vladislav Antonov told Izvestia that currently,cryptocurrencies can be used for many e-commerce, freelancers including the programmers,designers and also copywriters agreed to receive their salaries in bitcoin(BTC) or Ether (ETH). Being an analyst at Ampari […]

Ripple has completed its original commitment with a final $20million investment with Money Gram

Money gram declared that the blockchain-based payments firm.,Ripple has completed its original commitment with a final $20million investment. In the news released on 25th November, Ripple made a final $20 million equity investment in MoneyGram as part of Ripple’s original $50 million equity investment commitment. In June a total sum of $50 million was invested by the two companies Into […]

Adam Back compared Ethereum(ETH) with the now-defunct biotech startup Theranos.

Adam Back,Blockstream CEO -discoverer of the hash cash Proof-of-Work( PoW) system later utilized in Bitcoin’s mining formula has polemically compared Ethereum(ETH) with the now-defunct biotech startup Theranos. Back claimed that Ethereum’s allegedly overweening guarantees may well be compared to the failures of Theranos,as part of Twitter exchange printed on November 26. He argued: “Theranos had several generations of medical testing […]

Coinbase awarded a patent for a system that identifies and flags non-compliant accounts.

Coinbase,major American cryptocurrency exchange has been merited a patent for a system that identifies and flags non-compliant accounts. On November 19, a filing with the United State Patent and Trademark Office details a system containing a rating model that “determines a compliance score for every one amongst the accounts based on the various factors related to the various account” The […]

Kraken,has joined the Silver gate Exchange Network (SEN)

One of the biggest and oldest Bitcoin(BTC) exchange in the world, Kraken,has joined the Silver gate Exchange Network (SEN). By connecting with SEN, the U.S based cryptocurrency exchange allows its purchasers to deposit and withdraw U.S bucks from Silvergate accounts with no fees, the firm declared on November 27.  The depositing method are going to be completely different based on […]

Bran Cohen, has answered some of Vitalik Buterin’s opinions concerning the state of technology around cryptocurrencies.

Author of the peer-to-peer (P2P) BitTorrent protocol,Bran Cohen, has answered some of Vitalik Buterin’s opinions concerning the state of technology around cryptocurrencies. Bram Cohen, who is also the current CEO of the Chia network explained why he considers several of Vitalik’s opinions in his blog post in November 22 addressing the so-called “hard problems in cryptocurrency”, to be “wrong-headed” in […]

XRP is tied $400M to illicit activities by Cryptocurrency Forensics Firm.

In the handout printed on the 20th of November, the firm indicated that “the $400m of illicit activity known by Elliptic represents but 0.2% of total XRP transactions, demonstrating that the overwhelming majority of activity is legitimate”. Following XRP’s relation to illicit activities. Elliptic began analyzing XRP over a year ago and has known that many hundred XRP accounts area […]

The royal Dutch soccer association (KNVB) of Netherlands uses blockchain-based ticketing app

Replacing tickets with an associated app, Yesterday’s match was hosted at the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam. Which the Netherlands won 5-0 as BBC reported. According to Ajax Life, the KNVB used the event as a chance to trial it’s a new blockchain-based app, designed to combat tickets counterfeiting and black market sales. The solution dispenses with price ticket PDFs, […]

Tassat, New York-based fintech provider is partnering with digital quality market maker Blockfills to launch an institutional Trade at Settlement (TAS) product for spot Bitcoin(XBT/USD).

According to a report on November 18 by Hedgeweek, Blockfills – that focuses on digital quality electronic market-creating, prime brokerage and trading – can get together with Tassat, once called true digital to launch the commodity/product by mid-December. New products for crypto traders to hedge risk Trade at Settlement(TAS) could be a specific variety of electronic order book that allows […]