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Vancouver-based DMG Blockchain Solutions has announced it has started developing its blockchain platform to provide ‘traceability’ for Cannabis

Vancouver-based DMG Blockchain Solutions has announced it has started developing its blockchain platform to provide ‘traceability’ for Cannabis; the company is using a permissioned blockchain on Hyperledger, oppose to a public blockchain (Ethereum), to preserve the privacy of its users; this comes after Canada has fully legalized cannabis for adults – Link

By |October 18th, 2018|Regulation|0 Comments

According to a new report, only 16% of cryptocurrencies are decentralized

According to a new report, only 16% of cryptocurrencies are decentralized; based on an analysis of over 200 crypto assets, using more than 30 attributes and covering a range of economic, legal and technological features; 55% categorized as centralized and the rest as semi-decentralized  – Link

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Update: Monero development team has released v 0.13.0 “Beryllium Bullet” as planned

Monero will test, new transaction processing technology, ‘Bulletproofs’ on Thursday 18th; Bulletproofs solves the ‘blockchain bloat’ that is caused by anonymity tech like Ring CT & Zero-Knowledge proofs by reducing the average Monero transaction size by 80% (from ~13.5kb to ~2.5kb), which makes it easier to mine and faster to go through; this also makes the […]

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African cryptocurrency exchanges forced to step up security following persistent cyber attacks in the region

African cryptocurrency exchanges forced to step up security following persistent cyber attacks in the region; according to data by U.S. cybersecurity firm Ciphertrace, exchanges in the African continent have been relatively unscathed, suffering scant losses amidst the $930M that’s been stolen from global exchanges so far this year; there has been, however, ‘cyber scams’ that pushed the crypto exchanges […]

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South African-based blockchain startup, Tari Labs, has launched a new online blockchain university

South African-based blockchain startup, Tari Labs, has launched a new online blockchain university; With the launch of the blockchain university, Tari Labs aims to provide a training ground for both international and local blockchain developers; Tari was built by Riccardo Spagni; Riccardo Spagni is the ex-lead developer on Monero and a security and blockchain expert; he […]

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NY law offices of Pomerantz LLP have filed civil lawsuits against MGT Capital Investment and its executive officers on behalf of customers

NY law offices of Pomerantz LLP have filed civil lawsuits against MGT Capital Investment and its executive officers on behalf of customers; suits allege that between October 9, 2015 and September 7, 2018, the company violated laws set forth by the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that resulted in damages to several of its clients; MGT stated that ‘any monetary […]

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MakerDAO’s Dai Stablecoin has started beta testing on Wanchain as it is already live on Ethereum

MakerDAO’s Dai Stablecoin has started beta testing on Wanchain as it is already live on Ethereum; this makes the stablecoin the first cross-chain ERC-20 token; Wanchain is a blockchain platform that connects and exchanges value between different blockchain ledgers; MakerDAO is also planning to cross-launch the Dai token on Bitcoin which “could unlock a plethora of use cases, extending to […]

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Blockchain analytics company Chainalysis has rolled-out a global compliance solution partnership with Binance

Blockchain analytics company Chainalysis has rolled-out a global compliance solution partnership with Binance; the solution aims to ensure that Binance exchanges comply with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) laws; Chainalysis thinks exchanges working with them will make it easier for cryptocurrency firms to establish partnerships with legacy banks, however, on forums and social media, many crypto proponents […]

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A new privacy paper, Fragmented Transaction Protocol, surfaced in the “bitcoin wizards” chat channel using MimbleWimble author pseudonym

A new privacy paper, Fragmented Transaction Protocol, surfaced in the “bitcoin wizards” chat channel using MimbleWimble author pseudonym; this is the second time a paper has been submitted anonymously on the channel, following MimbleWimble; mathematician Andrew Poelstra’s first reaction is that it’s not a very good proposal as it “breaks” some of the privacy aspects of MimbleWimble; […]

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Emma the money management mobile application has rolled-out integration with a number of cryptocurrency exchanges and addresses

Emma the money management mobile application has rolled-out integration with cryptocurrency exchanges and addresses; the supported cryptocurrency exchanges are Coinbase, Bittrex, Binance, Bitstamp, Kraken, Bitfinex and individual Bitcoin and Ethereum addresses; at the moment the functionality is ‘read-only’ and users cannot transact with there crypto assets for that they will have to head to their exchanges […]

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