When printing paper money is your core business, hyperinflation is your best friend and digital transactions are your worst enemy. How Germany’s Giesecke & Devrient has learned to thrive in a low-inflation, electronic payments world.
China's decision to include ShareRing in the first ten international companies (along with Chainlink, Neo, Tezos, and Ethereum) will no doubt be a warmly welcomed story for those seeking to understand the direction of China's blockchain international developments.
USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) published a patent application filed by the USPS. A reading of the patent itself. Opposition to technology in election systems, from election "experts". Why this year is different.
As banks, with their expensive branch networks and legacy computer systems, struggle in the post-Covid, digital-first world, bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are expected to see a "pandemic-led acceleration of adoption"...
The cascading economic decoupling of the United States and China and its consequences for the global Internet promise grave consequences — and opportunities for entrepreneurs looking to bridge the gap.
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce, (affectionately nicknamed 'Crypto Mom'), released a dissenting opinion regarding Unikrn and more generally, her thoughts about the SEC’s practice of regulating through enforcement actions.
tZERO, owned by Overstock, announced yesterday that it had hit new volume thresholds for August 2020. Their brokerage platform, tZERO ATS, traded $22 Million in digital securities, and their user base grew 11% from the prior month.
Bitcoin has had a strong week with bullish developments seemingly at ever turn, but several obstacles remain, principally brand recognition for traditional asset managers. However, if even a fraction of the above comes to fruition, bitcoin will receive an incredible price boon.
Kraken was granted the first ever special purpose depository institution (SPDI) charter in Wyoming. I had a chance to interview Marco Santori, Chief Legal Officer at Kraken, who previously led the Delaware Blockchain Initiative, to help unpack what this charter means for Kraken and for crypto.
With Freehold, Stanley hopes to foster a new model for validating and building crypto commonwealths with community leaders at the center, moving away from passive staking activities towards rewarding active participants in a network or subset of a network.