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  • Binance Singapore Launches But Offers Just One Trading Pair, Report
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    Users of Binance’s new Singapore platform are reportedly only able to purchase bitcoin using Singapore dollars during the “soft launch.” Binance has launched a new cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore after months of anticipation, TechCrunch reported on April 23, albeit with limited features.Users of the platform are only able to purchase bitcoin (BTC) using…
  • Samsung Invests $2.9 Million Into Crypto Wallet Startup Ledger
    Cointelegraph.com News - 10 hours ago
    Hardware cryptocurrency wallet manufacturer Ledger has secured a 2.6 million euro investment from electronics giant Samsung. Hardware cryptocurrency wallet manufacturer Ledger has secured 2.6 million euro ($2.9 million) from electronics giant Samsung, a company spokesperson told Cointelegraph on April 24.While the Ledger spokesperson confirmed the investment, no further details beyond…
  • Ledger Appoints Its President Pascal Gauthier as New CEO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 12 hours ago
    Hardware crypto wallet producer Ledger has named its president, Pascal Gauthier, as its new CEO. French hardware crypto wallet producer Ledger has named its president, Pascal Gauthier, as the new chief executive officer of the company. The news was announced in a press release published on April 24.Gauthier —  a…
  • TrustToken to Release Four New Stablecoins This Year
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    TrustToken will release four new stablecoins this year that are pegged to Australian dollars, euros, Canadian dollars, and Hong Kong dollars. TrustToken will release four new stablecoins this year that are pegged to Australian dollars, euros, Canadian dollars, and Hong Kong dollars. The update was announced in a blog post…
  • Blockchain Browser Brave to Reward Users with BAT Tokens for Watching Ads
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Decentralized browser Brave has launched Brave Ads, an option that enables its users to earn rewards for watching advertising. Decentralized browser Brave has launched Brave Ads, an option that enables its users to earn rewards for watching advertising. The development was announced on Brave’s website on April 24.The announcement reads…
  • Brazilian Police Arrest Suspect for Money Laundering With Bitcoin
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Brazilian police have arrested a man for operating a clandestine drug laboratory and money laundering using the leading cryptocurrency bitcoin. Brazilian police have arrested a man for operating a clandestine drug laboratory and using the leading cryptocurrency bitcoin (BTC) to launder the proceeds, Cointelegraph Brasil reported on April 24.The State…
  • SBI Group Invests $15 Million in ‘Smart Card’ Wallet Manufacturer
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Tangem, a manufacturer of ‘smart card’ crypto wallets, has received $15 million in investment from SBI Group. ‘Smart card’ crypto wallet manufacturer Tangem has received a $15 million investment from major Japanese financial services firm SBI Group, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports on April 24. The new investment will purportedly allow…
  • Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, TRON: Price Analysis April 24
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    The current bull market could turn out to be a long one, as every higher level will bring in supply, which will cause the market to correct. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment…
  • Speak Out: Discussing the Leading Blockchain-Using Companies
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Who do you think has adopted blockchain best? Reply in the comments! Last week, Forbes released its new list of “Blockchain’s Billion Dollar Babies” — i.e., companies implementing blockchain technology that have minimum revenues or valuations of $1 billion. There are more and more major companies adopting blockchain these days.…
  • R/GA Ventures Partners With Local Blockchain Firms to Create Blockchain Venture
    Cointelegraph.com News - 16 hours ago
    R/GA Ventures, the investment arm of international marketing company R/GA, is opening a blockchain investment studio in Oregon. R/GA Ventures, the investment arm of international marketing company R/GA, is opening a blockchain investment studio in Oregon, the company announced in a press release published on April 24. The studio, dubbed…
  • Almost All Top 100 Coins in Red, Bitcoin Holds Weekly Gains After Dipping Below $5,500
    Cointelegraph.com News - 16 hours ago
    Bitcoin is hovering below $5,500, down about 2% over the day but still holding firm gains over the past 7 days. Wednesday, April 24 — after hitting new highs for 2019 yesterday, cryptocurrency markets have again reversed to red, with virtually all of the top 100 coins by market cap…
  • Tron CEO Justin Sun Hints at Partnership With Liverpool FC, Liverpool Denies
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    Tron, the firm behind the 11th biggest cryptocurrency Tron, will reportedly partner with British professional football club Liverpool. This article has been updated to include Liverpool’s denial of the Tron partnership. Tron CEO Justin Sun said in a tweet on April 24 that the Tron Foundation, the firm behind the…
  • China’s Forex Regulator Develops Blockchain Trade Finance Solution Pilot
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    China’s forex regulator is set to pilot a cross-border trade finance blockchain platform in three major trading provinces. China’s foreign exchange reserve regulator, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), is set to pilot a cross-border trade finance blockchain platform. The news was reported by local financial news agency CNStock…
  • Thailand’s Largest Commercial Bank and State Oil Company Trial Blockchain Payments
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    Thailand’s largest commercial bank SCB and state oil company PTTEP have successfully tested blockchain use. Thailand’s largest commercial bank, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), and state oil company PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) performed a successful test of blockchain use for cross-border business-to-business payments. The bank recently announced…
  • Blockchain Intelligence Firm Chainalysis Expands Monitoring Tools to Cover 10 Cryptos
    Cointelegraph.com News - 19 hours ago
    New York-based blockchain compliance firm Chainalysis has expanded its real-time transaction monitoring services. New York-based blockchain compliance firm Chainalysis has expanded its real-time transaction monitoring tools to cover a total of 10 cryptocurrencies, Reuters reported on April 24. Chainalysis is one of the highest-profile players in the blockchain intelligence industry,…
  • Telecoms Giant NTT’s Thai Unit Plans to Launch Blockchain, AI, IOT Innovation Lab
    Cointelegraph.com News - 19 hours ago
    The Thai subsidiary plans to launch a major innovation lab focused on blockchain, artificial intelligence and internet of things technology. Telecoms giant NTT Corporation’s Thai subsidiary plans to launch a major innovation lab focused on blockchain, artificial intelligence and internet of things technology. Thai English-language newspaper the Bangkok Post reported…
  • 63% of Europeans Say That Crypto Will Exist in 10 Years, But Only 49% Believe in Bitcoin
    Cointelegraph.com News - 20 hours ago
    63% of Europeans are confident that crypto will still exist in 10 years, according to a survey from bitFlyer. 63% of Europeans are confident that crypto will still exist in 10 years, according to new research from bitFlyer. London-based fintech publication FStech reported on the survey on April 24.Tokyo-based crypto…
  • Bloomberg: John McAfee Pauses Plan to Out Satoshi Nakomoto’s Identity, Fearing Lawsuit
    Cointelegraph.com News - 20 hours ago
    John McAfee says he is holding back on plans to reveal the real identity of bitcoin’s creator for fear it will expose him to further lawsuits. American entrepreneur and stalwart crypto advocate John McAfee says he is holding back on plans to reveal the real identity of bitcoin (BTC) creator…
  • Blockchain-for-Land: What We Are Getting Wrong and How to Fix It
    Cointelegraph.com News - 21 hours ago
    A summary of challenges blockchain-for-land encounters from a New America expert. Tim Robustelli is a Program Associate with the Future of Property Rights Program at New America, a think tank based in Washington, D.C.The flurry of activity related to blockchain-for-land over the past few years is impressive, with a number…
  • Unconfirmed: Disney Considers $13.2 Billion Equity Deal With Stake in Korbit, Bitstamp
    Cointelegraph.com News - 21 hours ago
    Plans are afoot to give Disney a major say in the fate of Bitstamp and Korbit platforms in future. Two major cryptocurrency exchanges could soon have Walt Disney Corp. as their owner if a $13 billion equity deal goes through, South Korean English-language daily news outlet The Korea Herald reported…
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