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Bitcoin Price Hits 3-Month High as Chinese Yuan Weakness Fuels Buying
October 25th, 2016

Bitcoin price boost coincides with yuan weakening as Chinese investors suffer from strict capital controls.

​Commonwealth Bank and Wells Fargo Сlaim the World’s First International Trade Using Blockchain Tech
October 24th, 2016

The first blockchain-based transaction to ship cotton to China from the United States has taken place between banks.

R3’s Banking Blockchain Platform Corda to Be Open-Source
October 21st, 2016

R3 CEV has created its blockchain-based platform Corda specially for financial sphere.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

Smart Contracts Company Symbiont Releases Enterprise-Ready Distributed Ledger
October 18th, 2016

The distributed ledger, called Assembly, is the first one that can be used in institutional finance.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Wants to Kill Cash with Apple Pay Because ‘Consumers Don’t Like It’
October 18th, 2016

Tim Cook has revealed many future plans for Asia, intention to capitalize on artificial intelligence and desire to create a cashless society during a recent interview.

How Quantum Computers Can Affect Bitcoin
October 16th, 2016

Computer scientists predict that the appearance of quantum computers can result in bitcoin’s demise.

Bitcoin Price Jumped to 10-Week High as Chinese Yuan Hits 6-Year Low
October 12th, 2016

The value of digital currency surged to a 10-week high on October 11, following the devaluation of the Chinese currency that led to a growing bitcoin demand.

California Space Center Unveils Copernic, a Blockchain System for the Space Economy
October 11th, 2016

The creation of Copernic, a unique blockchain-based management system, is an important step for the future space economy and ecosystem.

TechCrunch Launches New Series ‘Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain’
October 11th, 2016

The six-episode series will focus on bitcoin future and people behind the cryptocurrency.

Mastercard’s Biometric Authentication App ‘Selfie Pay’ Comes to Europe [Infographic]
October 6th, 2016

The world’s leading payments company has announced the launch of its Identity Check Mobile service in European countries to allow customers pay with a fingerprint or selfie.

Dubai Wants to Transfer 100% of Government Documents on Blockchain by 2020
October 5th, 2016

The move is only a part of a broader government initiative called Dubai Blockchain Strategy.

Billionaire Finance Manager Bill Gross Says Bitcoin, Blockchain May Counter Central Banks
October 5th, 2016

According to Gross, bitcoin is more attractive for investors comparing to the traditional financial sphere.