Month: February 2019

How the Marshall Islands Envisions Its National Digital Currency Dubbed ‘Sovereign’

How the Marshall Islands Envisions Its National Digital Currency Dubbed ‘Sovereign’ The idea behind the SOV project lies in the Marshall Islands government’s pursuance of “manifesting national liberty” and creation of an alternative state currency to the U.S. dollar Cointelegraph.com News

Santander Bank Enters $700 Million Deal to Use IBM Blockchain

Santander Bank Enters 0 Million Deal to Use IBM Blockchain According to Cointelegraph, Europe’s Banco Santander and tech behemoth IBM have announced an accord involving the IBM blockchain. The pair signed a $ 700 million USD deal aiming to increase Santander’s technological developments. The news was released yesterday via a press release. […]

More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project

More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project Over the last few weeks, a blockchain project called Veriblock whose protocol piggybacks off the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network has sparked debate. More than a quarter of BTC’s transaction numbers stem from the Veriblock system and the project has been […]

Shift Card Sunsets, Leaving US Crypto Card Users With Few Options

Shift Card Sunsets, Leaving US Crypto Card Users With Few Options U.S.-based Shift Card, a Visa debit card service that allows people to spend cryptocurrencies held on Coinbase in real-time, will be ceasing operations this April. Shift’s email to customers explains the company hopes to relaunch in the near future, […]

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC Signaling Bullish Continuation, $4K Incoming?

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC Signaling Bullish Continuation, K Incoming? Bitcoin price started a downside correction after a sharp move towards $ 3,750 against the US Dollar. The price corrected lower and tested the $ 3,540-3,530 support area, where buyers emerged. Later, there was a break above a key bullish […]

Norway: Anarcho-Capitalist Smart City Adopts Crypto as Sole Recognized Medium of Exchange

Norway: Anarcho-Capitalist Smart City Adopts Crypto as Sole Recognized Medium of Exchange Liberstad — a private, anarcho-capitalist city in Norway — has adopted a cryptocurrency native to its blockchain-powered smart city platform Cointelegraph.com News