Kakao Claims Its New Blockchain Is 15x Faster Than Ethereum

South Korean messaging app provider Kakao has claimed that its recently launched Klaytn blockchain network is up to 15 times faster than...

Steve Forbes Tells Zuckerberg: Use Gold to Back Libra, Call It...

Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, published on June 25 an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, advising to back Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra with gold. In the...

Canadian Blockchain Firm Making Waves Into South Korea

The blockchain tech firm, Graph Blockchain Inc. has just started a new partnership deal with the Ministry of Transportation in South Korea....

Hyperledger Accepts New Members Including Microsoft & Ethereum

Hyperledger, the umbrella project of open-source blockchains and related tools, has announced that it has accepted eight new members and...

How a Cryptocurrency Company Caused MoneyGram Shares to Double Overnight

MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI:NASDAQ) announced in a press release on June 17 a $30 million investment from Ripple that "will enable MoneyGram...

Facebook’s cryptocurrency has a trust problem

From the beginning, cryptocurrency was about trust. “The root problem with conventional currency is all the trust that’s required to make it...

Everything we know about Facebook’s Libra crypto plan

Rumours have been swirling around Facebook’s cryptocurrency for months, but now the company finally appears to be ready to reveal what it's...

Uber, PayPal and Spotify Are All Backing Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

With just days left before Facebook’s big reveal event for its new cryptocurrency initiative — where the social media giant is expected...

Blockchain reduce the need in intermediary banks – the CEO of...

Blockchain technology is a step towards building open networking as it allows processing international transactions without third-party banking institutions with questionable creditworthiness,...

Russia’s Rosneft Could Accept Cryptocurrencies As A Means Of Payment

Igor Sechin, the head of the Russian oil conglomerate Rosneft, has hinted that his company might start to pay for oil using...