Current Affairs
This section is dedicated to the latest news and updates from the bloackchain and digital currency world.

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  • GMO Internet Announces its Stablecoin "GMO Japanese Yen"

    Recently, GMO Internet, a leading IT firm from Japan has revealed its upcoming launch of a yen-pegged cryptocurrency - GMO Japanese Yen (GJY) in 2019.
    Kuldeep singh Oct 09, 2018
  • Hyperledger And EEA Join Hands For Common Blockchain Standards

    Recently, the Hyperledger Project and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) have announced their formal collaboration to accelerate the adoption of blockchain technology in the enterprise.
    Kuldeep singh Oct 05, 2018
  • Ripple’s Payment Solution XRapid Is Now Commercially Available

    Ripple, provider of the leading enterprise blockchain solutions has announced that xRapid, its product that enables financial institutions to source liquidity on demand,
    Kuldeep singh Oct 02, 2018
  • University of Malta Sets €300,000 Blockchain Scholarship Fund

    The University of Malta has collaborated with the Malta Information Technology Agency (MITA) to establish a fund of €300,000 for blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) scholarship.
    Kuldeep singh Sep 25, 2018
  • RippleNet Now Reaching 40 Countries, xRapid Expected Soon

    With the increasing remittance inflows igniting the demand for faster low-cost global payment solutions over the last decade, Ripple has come to the forefront to address the gravity of the need for...
    Navneet Aakash Sep 21, 2018
  • Waves Surpasses 1 Million Wallet Count

    Waves, an open-source blockchain platform has now reached one million wallets. Launched in June 2016 with the aim to ease the use of blockchain and its mass adoption, the platform now has over one ...
    Riya Joshi Sep 20, 2018
  • Coinbase Research: 42% Of Top 50 Universities Offering Crypto-Related Course

    it has been found that 42 percent of the world’s top 50 universities are offering at least one course on cryptocurrencies or blockchain.
    Kuldeep singh Sep 20, 2018
  • Cloudflare Introduces Blockchain Like IPFS Gateway

    Cloudflare, a company which excels in web performance and security introduced a new and easy way to access content online in form of InterPlanetary File System (IPFS). The IPFS Gateway is the first...
    Navneet Aakash Sep 18, 2018
  • Bitcoin Is Not A Valid Currency, Indian Bank Tells Court

    Recently, The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has clarified the Supreme Court that cyptocurrencies are not valid ‘currency’ or ‘money’ under the existing legal frame, in a counter affidavit filed in re...
    Kuldeep singh Sep 14, 2018
  • Distributed Ledger Technology Could Provide $1.5 Trillion Boost To World Trade By 2028

    Distributed Ledger Technology Could Provide $1.5 Trillion Boost To World Trade By 2028
    Amanda Allen Sep 13, 2018
  • Nobel Laureates Join Blockchain Company Cryptic Labs

    Cryptic Labs, the leading blockchain and crypto research institute has announced the addition of two Nobel Laureates in Economics - Dr. Eric S. Maskin and Sir Christopher Pissarides
    Kuldeep singh Sep 11, 2018
  • Waves Platform Launches Smart Contracts

    Waves, the open blockchain platform has released a system update to start the process of activating Smart Contracts on the Waves MainNet. The Smart Contract protocol will be activated a week after ...
    Navneet Aakash Sep 11, 2018
  • Intel And SAP Together To Deliver Robust Blockchain Solutions

    Recently, Intel has teamed up with SAP, and joined Industry Blockchain Consortiums led by SAP, to develop solutions.
    Kuldeep singh Sep 07, 2018
  • Goldman Sachs Postpones Bitcoin Trading Desk

    Goldman Sachs is postponing its previous plans to open up a crypto trading desk, due to regulatory uncertainty.
    Kuldeep singh Sep 07, 2018
  • Firefox Browsers Won’t Allow Crypto Mining From Now On

    Firefox browsers will be blocking any form of crypto mining or harmful practices on their platforms from now on, announced Mozilla on Thursday. The decision is said to be a step towards protecting ...
    Abhay Dixit Sep 04, 2018
  • Hyperledger Burrow Version 0.21.0 Released

    Hyperledger Burrow version 0.21.0 is available now to download.
    Amanda Allen Aug 29, 2018
  • Binance Launches Incubation Program To Fund Early Stage Blockchain Ventures

    Binance, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, introduced a new incubation program to support top early-stage teams with best resources to ignite their blockchain startups. This move is the ...
    Navneet Aakash Aug 26, 2018
  • JD Launches JD Blockchain Open Platform

    JD.com just launched its Blockchain Open Platform for enterprise blockchain customers to build secure, transparent and convenient operations management.
    Amanda Allen Aug 19, 2018
  • Tezos Foundation Issues Grants For Blockchain Tech Research

    In a recent press release, Tezos Foundation has announced that they have issued grants to Cornell University (Emin Gün Sirer), the University of Beira Interior, Decet Consulting, and France-IO...
    Riya Joshi Aug 14, 2018
  • Everipedia Launches Blockchain Encyclopedia With ‘IQ’ Tokens

    Everipedia launches their long-awaited blockchain encyclopedia.
    Navneet Aakash Aug 13, 2018
  • Brave Browser Lets Users Earn Crypto When They Tweet

    If you tweet or reddit, you may start earning crypto using Brave browser.
    Amanda Allen Aug 10, 2018
  • Bitmain Launches Mining Center In Texas

    Bitmain announces a launch of its new mining center in Texas
    Amanda Allen Aug 06, 2018
  • Coinbase Plans To Add More Assets

    Coinbase plans to add more asset to its trading platform.
    Amanda Allen Aug 04, 2018