Day: January 10, 2020

Bithumb Pledges $8M to South Korea’s ‘Regulation-Free’ Blockchain Zone

Bithumb Pledges M to South Korea’s ‘Regulation-Free’ Blockchain Zone South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has pledged to invest roughly $ 8 million into the Busan blockchain zone. The region was recently declared “regulation-free” by the national government and modeled after the Switzerland town of Zug. Bithumb’s subsidiary GCX Alliance will […]

Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to Support

Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to Support Are you developing a blockchain game that could be the next Cryptokitties or even take blockchain games mainstream, if only you had some help from a major company in the field? You’re in luck, because French video games giant […]

How Dropgangs and Dead Drops Are Transforming Darknet Practices

How Dropgangs and Dead Drops Are Transforming Darknet Practices Since the creation of the Silk Road, authorities have waged a war against the online drug trade with a wave of surveillance and enforcement. However, crypto-anarchists are developing new ways to evade the state’s tentacles as the next technological phase started […]

Low Interest Rates Provide Precarious Protection Against Crisis, World Bank Warns

Low Interest Rates Provide Precarious Protection Against Crisis, World Bank Warns The latest global debt wave is the largest in the past five decades, the World Bank has acknowledged in a new report. The international institution notes that previous waves of broad-based debt accumulation lead to widespread financial crises. Historically […]