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Ad-Blocker Browser Brave Offers to Reward Users with Ethereum-Based Tokens for Switching on Ads
March 23rd, 2017

Brave announces a new blockchain-based digital advertising platform using the Basic Attention Token to offer a more efficient marketplace.

Deloitte Launches Bitcoin Payment Option in Toronto Office’s Internal Restaurant
March 23rd, 2017

Canada-based professional services provider drives blockchain adoption with the integration of bitcoin payments at its Toronto office’s restaurant.

MetaX Unveiled First Blockchain-based Solution to Track Digital Ad Supply Chain
March 23rd, 2017

With the new blockchain-powered platform, MetaX promises to solve the main issues and inefficiencies existing in the online advertising industry.

LG Electronics to Launch Its Mobile Payments System in South Korea in June
March 22nd, 2017

LG must have solved the problems it encounted during testing in 2016 and is preparing to launch LG Pay in June.

Blockchain Startup Qtum Raises Over $15M in Just Five Days of Token Crowdsale
March 21st, 2017

The Qtum Foundation has conducted one of the most successful crowdsale campaigns having sold $10 million of its tokens in the first 90 minutes.

BTCC Launches Multicurrency Mobile Bitcoin Wallet Mobi for Android and iOS
March 21st, 2017

One of the largest bitcoin exchanges has released a first mobile app that will enable transfers in more than a hundred different currencies, including gold and silver.

Coinbase Launches Margin Trading on Its Institutional Trading Platform GDAX
March 20th, 2017

GDAX celebrates the launch as a huge step towards a more transparent and fair market and sets no fees for margin trading.

IBM Launches Industry’s First Enterprise-Ready Blockchain Service
March 20th, 2017

IBM collaborates with SecureKey Technologies to create a network based on IBM Blockchain that will facilitate consumers’ verification.

Blockchain Startup Qtum Raises Over $12M in the First Day of Crowdsale
March 17th, 2017

The blockchain startup has already reached over 78% of its crowdsale goal, what demonstrates the rising demand for the project.

Blockchain Startup Bloq Launches BloqLabs, Joins Enterprise Ethereum Alliance
March 17th, 2017

A blockchain technology startup has made two announcements that are part of the company’s strategy to facilitate the adoption of distributed ledger applications.

Samsung Galaxy S8 May Use Your Face to Verify Mobile Payments
March 16th, 2017

The new Galaxy S8 may become the first device to use facial-recognition technology for mobile payments verification.

Who is Responsible for the Bitcoin Unlimited Node Crash?
March 16th, 2017

Several hundred Bitcoin Unlimited nodes were shut down due to a vulnerability in client’s code while the warning post was immediately censored on Reddit.

SXSW 2017: Visa’s New Preload Contactless Payment Card is a Pair of NFC Sunglasses
March 15th, 2017

Buyers will no longer need to use their debit cards to pay for purchases as the credit card giant developed a new pair of glasses embedded with a tiny payment chip.