Tag: adoption

New Jersey’s Blockchain Initiative Signed by the Governor and Turned Into a Law

New Jersey’s Blockchain Initiative Signed by the Governor and Turned Into a Law

  • The legislation aims to strengthen the state’s innovation economy, as stated by officials.
  • The Task Force will consist of 14 members and will have 180 days to present a study to the governor.
Shell Sees Opportunities in Blockchain Technology

Shell Sees Opportunities in Blockchain Technology

  • Shell blockchain tech lead Sabine Brink mentions several possible use cases.
  • Shell is also using the EW Chain, created by the Energy Web Foundation (EWF), in their production environment.
Brave Browser Publishers Reach The 200,000 Milestone

Brave Browser Publishers Reach The 200,000 Milestone

  • Popular publishers from YouTube, Twitter, Twitch, Vimeo, and Reddit, as well as websites such as WikiHow, Chess.com, and many others, are joining in.
  • Youtube accounts are leading the way with sixfold growth over the past 6 months.
Litecoin ranked ‘Excellent’ in Adoption and Investment Return

Litecoin ranked ‘Excellent’ in Adoption and Investment Return

  • Litecoin ranked highly by the respected Weiss Ratings.
  • The Litecoin Foundation has valuable partnerships and new goals ahead.
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J.P. Morgan Will Begin Customer Trials of Its “JPM Coin”

  • J.P. Morgan Chase will reportedly start trials of its "JPM Coin" with several of its corporate clients, which remain unnamed.
  • The "JPM Coin" was revealed in mid February, with the coin being presented as a stablecoin tethered to the U.S. dollar.
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Bloomberg and Reuters will Add Crypto Data to their Terminals

  • Bloomberg and Reuters will soon include cryptocurrency data by Cryptoindex.com in their terminals.
  • This follows the addition of coinmarketcap data last week.
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Space Misfits Becomes the First Blockchain-Powered Open-World MMORPG

  • Enjin is a blockchain-powered PaaS which offers gamers true ownership of in-game items, fraud prevention and numerous other benefits.
  • The first MMORPG utilising Enjin's technological advantages - Space Misfits - has just launched its alpha version.
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Travel Booking Platform Travala.com Partners with Bitcoin.com

  • Travala.com is a blockchain-friendly travel booking platform.
  • Bitcoin.com's wallet downloads have just recently surpassed 4 million downloads, offering a significant user base boost to Travala.
AT&T Now Accepts Bill Payments in Crypto via BitPay

AT&T Now Accepts Bill Payments in Crypto via BitPay

  • AT&T, a United States media and telecom giant, has become the first mobile carrier to accept cryptocurrency for phone bills payments, the company announced in a press release on 23 May.
  • This is not the first time the telecommunications giant has delved in blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
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The Bank of Russia to Consider a Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency for Mutual Settlements

  • The Bank of Russia will consider issuing a gold-backed cryptocurrency to facilitate international settlements, local news agency TASS reported on May 23.
  • The consideration of a gold-backed cryptocurrency is perhaps surprising, considering that Russia has been famously anti-crypto in the past years.