The United Nations is set to host a blockchain technology summit in Geneva next month. The summit is a joint effort between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN’s sustainable development arm, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The UN has called on technology companies to harness blockchain technology to reduce climate change. The …

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Much of the buzz surrounding Mina is centered around its use of the Ethereum blockchain to facilitate P2P transactions, but there is so much more to this groundbreaking tech than meets the eye. Mina is the first blockchain protocol that provides not only a digital ledger for transactions, but also a set of tools that …

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Lloyds Australia is the largest marketplace of commercial auctions in Australia and part of the Commonwealth Bank. The Commonwealth Bank is one of the largest financial groups in the world, with a market capitalization of approximately $90.4 billion (as of this writing). Today, the bank is introducing “ bitcoin payment to its auction marketplace,” as …

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Ripple price analysis: Ripple spikes $0.70, still to find bottom? The cryptocurrency world suffered another major setback in the week, as it was hit by a second major sell-off. The cryptocurrency pulled back by over $2 billion during the week, with XRP taking the biggest hit. The XRP price was hit hard, plunging over $0.50 …

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As a certain cryptocurrency continues to climb in value, so do the donations that the NRCC receives. While many people are excited about the prospect of a currency that is backed by an algorithm, most of the donations the NRCC receives are from people who want to donate, but have no idea how to go …

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The Bitcoin price opened the year at $17,780 then plummeted to $11,000 in November, from which it has bounced back to $14,000. The price has now fallen below $6,000 and is currently hovering around $7,500. This is likely to only serve to heighten the volatility of the price and, in my opinion, it may be …

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The apartment in question is located in Miami, Florida, and sits on the sixth floor of a building that overlooks Biscayne Bay. The price is $14 million USD, and once finished the apartment will contain a sweeping terrace, a private one-bedroom guest suite, and a master suite that will boast a walk-in closet and separate …

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Bitcoin’s price has soared to $36,000, up from an all-time low around $3,000 in mid-2017. The price has soared in part due to the massive increase of interest for Bitcoin in China. China “has become the world’s major global bitcoin exchange market,” according to the China Internet Network Information Center. “From January to September, China’s …

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Operation Trojan Shield was the culmination of a 6-month long investigation targeting a vast underground criminal network of cyber criminals. The operation involved the enforcement of an international arrest warrant for the arrest of a Malta-based cyber criminal, an investigation into the use of a Bitcoin exchange to launder proceeds from criminal activity, and the …

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Cryptocurrency market cap, once at $800 billion, has fallen below $1 trillion. The market has shed over $400 billion in market cap in 24 hours, and the number of coins in circulation has dropped to an annual low. In the last 24 hours, the market cap of the cryptocurrency market has plunged below the $1.5 …

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