Australia First? World's 6th Largest Stock Exchange Eyes Blockchain

Australia First? World's 6th Largest Stock Exchange Eyes Blockchain

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is tapping into the expertise of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in implementing blockchain technology for core processes.

Mastercard "Very Happy" to Support [Condition] Cryptocurrencies, Just Not Anonymous "Junk"

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Payments giant Mastercard is completely behind supporting state-backed, fundamental bank-issued cryptocurrencies, a senior executive has shown.

Cryptos Don't Pose Risks to Global Financial Stability: FSB's Carney Tells G20

Cryptos Don't Pose Risks to Global Financial Stability: FSB's Carney Tells G20

The Financial Stability Board (FSB), an international body that monitors the global financial system to promote stability and coordinates financial regulation for G20 nations has dismissed calls from some G20 members to control cryptocurrencies like bitco

Brazilian Exchange Foxbit to Process Withdrawals during Extended Downtime

Brazilian Exchange Foxbit to Process Withdrawals during Extended Downtime

As recently covered by CCN, Brazil's biggest cryptocurrency exchange Foxbit recently went down and dropped a total of 30 bitcoins due to a bug that allowed users to withdraw their bitcoin balances double.

UK IT Equipment Maker Plans Britain's Biggest Bitcoin Mining Farm

UK IT Equipment Maker Plans Britain's Biggest Bitcoin Mining Farm

The facility is being built across three locations in London, Suffolk and Surrey with Bladetec claiming the company is the first bitcoin mine in Europe to be financed by investment in a Fiscal Conduct Authority (FCA) regulated firm via capital raising par

Dubai Employee Steals $200,000 in Cryptocurrency Embezzlement Fraud

Dubai Employee Steals $200,000 in Cryptocurrency Embezzlement Fraud

According to Dubai-based newspaper Khaleej Times, a cryptocurrency trading platform in the city caught its own employee stealing cryptocurrency for his private use. Both the organization and the convict were kept anonymous in the entire story.

Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund: We'll Succeed, Even if Bitcoin Ends Up Defunct

Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund: We'll Succeed, Even if Bitcoin Ends Up Defunct

Dan Morehead, chief executive officer (CEO) and co-chief investment officer of struggling cryptocurrency hedge fund Pantera Capital, recently claimed that even if bitcoin fails like Pets.

Blockchain and AR is Revolutionizing the Gaming Industry

Blockchain and AR is Revolutionizing the Gaming Industry

The majority of these new games involve the integration of game graphics and audio content with a player's environment in real time. This phenomenon is called Augmented Reality (AR).

Florida State Employee Arrested for Mining Cryptocurrency on Agency Infrastructure

Florida State Employee Arrested for Mining Cryptocurrency on Agency Infrastructure

According to a statement published by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE), a worker at the Department of Citrus was found using state-owned computing hardware to mine cryptocurrencies.