The CEO of Blockstream, Adam Back, has recently talked about how Bitcoin could be useful in space during a recent presentation at the Consensus 2019, which happened today. According to him, there are some lesser-known uses for beaming BTC from space. He talked about this because his company decided to launch a crypto satellite in space recently. They actually did it two years ago and their objective was to help the people who did not have an internet connection to be able to download a whole Bitcoin node using this secure network. They also affirmed that something like this can be used in several kinds of situations and that it can be especially useful for the people who live in regions which lack political stability and could be stuck in the middle of the political mayhem in some region. Back affirmed that one of the first things that happens in a coup is to cut the connections to the internet, so people would still be linked to the Bitcoin network if they used a system like the one
The New York State Supreme Court has decided that it has jurisdiction to rule over the case between the New York Attorney General (NYAG) and iFinex, the parent company of cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex. The decision now allows the NYAG to continue its investigation, according to a filing. iFinex previously appealed to the court to halt …
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Quantstamp, a blockchain security company developing automated security tools such as the Quantstamp Security Network, has announced it is open-sourcing
A Binance Labs incubation project, Cere, plans on integrating with Binance’s decentralized ecosystem, Binance Chain
In part two of his ‘Satoshi reveal’, self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator Bilal Khalid unveils where all his bitcoins are and much, much more.
Huobi’s multi-currency wallet, Huobi Wallet, has added support for an EOS-based stablecoin called EOSDT, the eight stablecoin the Huobi Group’s wallet supports.
A cryptocurrency nonprofit is filing a court petition for Israeli banks to provide regulatory clarity on their crypto policies.
EPAM Systems Inc. has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance, which develops blockchain standards in the transportation, logistics and supply chain industries.
Based on a recent report, Hamas, a Palestinian militant group has now been declared a terrorist organization by the Western Government. Due to this declaration, the group is not able to make use of any of the resources provide by the native financial system, as it is now red flaged. Therefore, the group’s military department …
Cardano’s ADA remains under heavy pressure from the market bears, dropping around 58% within the past nine weeks. Despite the ADA price falling, there is much for …
Crypto exchange BitMEX has added Bermuda, Hong Kong, and the Seychelles to its list of locations with total trade access restrictions. The newcomers join a group made up of jurisdictions including the US, Quebec, and North Korea.
Horizon State, an Australian-based blockchain voting platform, has shut down after a lawsuit brought against the firm, which has resulted in mounting legal costs.