Ripple Expands UBRI Program to Japan

Ripple is announcing the University Blockchain Research Initiative  (UBRI) has expanded its global presence to Japan 33 University Partners Across 14 Countries In February, Ripple announced that 11 new faculties, including Stanford University, Princeton CITP, and Korea University, had joined the program, launched in June 2018. For its part, since the beginning of the year, the University of Tokyo offers …

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Facebook:Only 2% of Americans would trust on Libra

After a study by CivicScience, it turns out that the vast majority of Americans have doubts about Facebook’s future cryptocurrency. Like other cryptocurrencies, the Libra would only get the confidence of 2% of respondents. Moreover, in its latest quarterly report, Facebook has warned its investors that nothing yet guaranteed that its cryptocurrency Libra would be launched one day. Still complicated… …

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NY Times:Fighting against Fake News with Blockchain

The New York Times wants to use the blockchain to guarantee the provenance of digital files and fight against fake news. Blockchain is immutable Last year, several major media outlets such as Forbes and the Associated Press (AP) joined forces with the startup Civil Media to protect their news articles with the blockchain. This time, it is NY Times who …

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Opera:A wallet Promoting the Use of Bitcoin and TRON

The Opera browser supports Bitcoin and TRON in its new wallet integrated with its service. According to the official browser release, this initiative is motivated by a pragmatic use of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency outside of speculation and value storage. A Challenge? In April, Opera launched Reborn 3, a browser integrating a Crypto wallet and a free VPN.The Opera browser is …

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US Regulators Launch Investigation into BitMEX Exchange

As a regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is reported to have investigated on “Shady Rekting Racket” BitMEX Crypto Exchange. US Regulators very active? US regulators have recently been very active, forcing the largest platform, Binance, to separate its US users from international customers as early as next September. Bittrex and Poloniex are also exchanges that have been closed …

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US Treasury Supports Trump’s anti-crypto Feelings

I am not fan of Bitcoin… On Twitter, US President Donald Trump gave his opinion on cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and said Facebook may need a banking license to carry out its Libra project. As we know, United States President Donald Trump voiced his opposition to cryptocurrencies as a whole, citing Bitcoin and Libra specifically, in a series of tweets published …

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Bitcoin under $ 10,000 due to Libra’s Audience

Bitcoin under $ 10,000 due to Libra’s Audience in front of the American Congress Several Audiences in the United States The Facebook cryptocurrency Libra has been deeply criticized since it was unveiled. In fact, Congress summoned Mark Zuckerberg’s company on July 17, 2019 for an audience. David Marcus, the head of the Calibra portfolio, yesterday confronted the Senate Committee of …

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Gemini Exchange May Join Libra

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss are co-founders of the Gemini crypto-exchange based in New York; they may soon join the Libra Project. A Former Harvard Classmate In May, it became known that Facebook’s plan to create a new global digital currency led to its meeting with some of the largest US trading houses and stock exchanges, including the one founded by …

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The former CEO of Bitmain will launch a crypto-services platform

Matrixport, a new platform for cryptocurrencies Jihan Wu, the co-founder and former CEO of Bitmain, has created Matrixport, a startup that will offer a trading, lending and preservation platform for cryptocurrencies. Remember that last month, rumors were already asserting that the 33-year-old entrepreneur was preparing to start a new cryptocurrency business.This new project is now here. In fact, after founding …

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Due to Libra,China Accelerates its Cryptocurrency Project

China Accelerates its Cryptocurrency Project According to an official of the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), the Chinese central bank could accelerate the development of its own digital currency. Facebook has created a buzz since the release of its whitepaper on June 18. The giant of social networks presented its future cryptocurrency Libra, a stablecoin supported by large companies.On Monday, …

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