Category: Cryptocurrencies & Platforms

Vechain Among Top 10 Global Companies With Most Blockchain Patents, Alongside IBM, MasterCard, and Alibaba

The VeChain (VET) project, which has secured several partnerships since the start of 2019, is reportedly is one of the Top 10 companies globally that have the most blockchain patents. Came across this article just now:https://t.co/[email protected] was among the 𝐓𝐎𝐏 𝟏𝟎 in the ‘global top 100 blockchain patent ranking’ of […]

Ripple’s VP Joins FPC’s Board of Directors Next To Visa, Mastercard, Walmart, and JP Morgan

The US Faster Payments Council (FPC), a collection of entities in the payments space that are committed to enabling faster payments in the United States, has announced the members of its Board of Directors – and Ripple’s Vice President of Strategic Accounts Pat Thelen is a member, alongside the likes […]

Binance Picks This Oldschool Crypto Project To Collaborate With

Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance and their blockchain Binance Chain have partnered with the directed acyclic graph (DAG) based smart contract platform Fantom (FTM), in an effort to improve interoperability within the blockchain ecosystem. The Fantom Foundation announced the partnership via Twitter and Medium on May 22. We are pleased to […]

Bitfinex and Partner Ethfinex Say No Plans For Regulator Approval For Their New Platform

On May 21, Bitfinex and their partner Ethfinex launched Tokenex, a new Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platform, and have reportedly decided to forgo regulatory approval, according to a report from The Block. Per the report, Ethfinex co-founder Will Harborne said that the regulatory environment simply isn’t ready to regulate their […]

$200M in Crypto Has Been Just Seized By Dutch Law Enforcement

The world’s leading cryptocurrency mixing service, Bestmixer.io, has just been shut down by the Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service (FIOD) in cooperation with Europol and authorities in Luxemburg, according to a report from Europol published on May 22. Per the report, Bestmixer.io has been under investigation by the FIOD […]