Developed by Tencent as a Chinese messaging, social media and payment application, Wechat has suspended a third-party blockchain application that provides contractual agreements to users of the application, according  to Caijing, a local media channel. This mini program, called Xiao Xieyi, which was recently put on the market, enabled to use blockchain technology to make contracts on WeChat and create...
Bitcoin is now becoming a new investment class Many investors now have full confidence in the digital asset Stablecoins are seeking to create a form of price stability Institutional investors are increasingly getting involved in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies –...
The payment market is remarkably one of most developing markets globally. However, Stellar and Ethereum blockchain-based solutions could be a game changer for this space even as point-of-sale fees become a constant bone of contention. Blockchain consultant at Citi Ventures, Omir Malekan, explained that with Stellar and Ethereum-based blockchains,...
Investors have been shocked to see the boards presenting not only lower prices than yesterday but the lowest of 2018. In fact, it is its lowest value since August 2017. And not just Bitcoin, most of the other cryptocurrencies are in a similar situation. It seems like bad luck...
Since CoinMarketCap stands out as the primary site that always controls coin values ​​and market limits, their decision by removing one of the official websites associated with Bitcoin is a significant step. Even though the real reason is unknown, it is anticipated that such a decision was taken when the...
Blockchain reminds us the reason we got into the social media fever: to connect and share the content we are the authors of, allowing a third party to build an empire on it was not planned. By: Ester Gritsaeva   The purpose of social media is to connect us through the...
In terms of network expansion and mass adoption, Stellar (XLM) appears to be pulling the strings as it experiences a surge in account activities in 2018. The crypto world would agree that 2018 was a rather dramatic year for cryptocurrencies especially as the market was hit by high rates of...
Brian Kelly, the founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, believes Bitcoin's days in the background of financial markets are over. The number one cryptocurrency has been resurrected and can no longer be ignored. Bitcoin is "A Serious Market" Speaking at the Annual Hoover Institute Monetary Policy Conference, Kelly said Bitcoin is a...
Deutsche Bundesbank, Germany's central bank, and Deutsche Börse, owner of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange The central bank of Germany, Deutsche Bundesbank, and the owner of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Deutsche Börse, have a mutual interest in common – blockchain technology. Based on a press release on October 25th, the two...
Andreas Antonopoulos, who is a computer scientist, he analyzed distributed systems when he 1st heard about Bitcoin. This was early in 2012. According to him, he clearly understood the potential of the underlying technology. He clearly stated that it is much more than just a currency. As a result,...