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Binance CEO Denies All Sequoia’s Allegations in Hong Kong Lawsuit
April 26th, 2018

Binance chief Zhao Changpeng has formally denied allegations made by venture capital firm Sequoia Capital. The company claimed that he had violated terms of an exclusivity agreement by holding fundraising talks with other potential investors.

Dow Jones’ MarketWatch Adds ETH, XRP, and 6 More Cryptocurrencies on Its Tracking List
April 25th, 2018

Dow Jones’ subsidiary Marketwatch is adding eight digital currencies on its thacking list. Now information on ether, XRP, bitcoin cash, litecoin, monero, ether classic, dash and zcash will be displayed.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Passed 2,000 Nodes While Total Network Capacity Crossed $150K
April 24th, 2018

The total number of active nodes on Lightning Network,the most exciting development in the whole blockchain ecosystem, has crossed 2,000, while its total network capacity has passed $150,000.

Alibaba Buys Chip Manufacturer C-SKY Microsystems to Expand Its IoT Business
April 23rd, 2018

The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has announced acquisition of Hangzhou C-SKY Microsystems, a Chinese microchip maker. The deal aims at boosting Alibaba’s cloud-based “internet of things” (IoT) business,

South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Plans to Issue Own Token
April 20th, 2018

Bithumb, South Korea’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, is planning to issue its own Bithumb Coin. The new tokens will target foreign countries, focusing on large-scale investors.

Amazon Won Patent for Data Stream to Identify Bitcoin Users for Law Enforcement
April 19th, 2018

Amazon has been awarded a patent for a “streaming data marketplace,” where information is combined into a dataset to provide real-life identities to the government.

Huawei Launches Blockchain Service Platform Based on Hyperledger Fabric
April 18th, 2018

Chinese tech giant Huawei is launching its own blockchain service platform named as blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS). The platform is based on Hyperledger Fabric 1.0.

Subsidiary of Germany’s 2nd Largest Stock Exchange Will Launch Crypto Trading App
April 14th, 2018

A new crypto tharing application called Bison will be launched by German second-largest exchanges subsidiary. The app is set to be available in September this year.

‘Blockchain Island’: Following Binance, Crypto Exchange OKEx Also Moves to Malta
April 13th, 2018

OKEx, the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange, followed Binance in establishing an office in Malta. The country is actively encouraging crypto firms and takes part in the European Blockchain Partnership.

Ripple Invests $25 Million in XRP in Blockchain Capital
April 12th, 2018

Blockchain start-up Ripple which already has partnerships with banks and other financial firms, announced investing $25 million in XRP in Blockchain Capital’s Parallel IV LP Fund. The company is going to continue contributing to more start-ups that want to use its cryptocurrency.

Coinsquare aka Canada’s Coinbase Launches TV Ad Campaign Ahead of September IPO
April 11th, 2018

Coinsquare, Canadian crypto trading platforms, has launched its TV advertisement. The ad is aimed at attracting more users before going public in September.

Fake UK-based Telegram Open Network Sought to Exploit True Company’s Mega ICO
April 10th, 2018

Telegram Open Network Limited, a fake company, which named Pavel Durov its director, made an attempt to capitalize on real Telegram’s ICO.

CRM Giant Salesforce is Found to be Working on a Blockchain Product
April 9th, 2018

Salesforce, San Francisco-based cloud computing company, has embarked upon a blockchain product, scheduled to be announced during Dreamforce, company’s annual customer conference.