Entries by Steve

Germany opens a blockchain consultation process

Europe’s largest, and the world’s fourth-largest economy has opened a consultation process on the applications of blockchain technology. Germany intends on presenting a concrete strategy for the industry by the summer.  As reported by Reuters, the government invited all stakeholders in the blockchain industry to table their recommendations for the way forward. Quoting government sources, […]

Coinbase Acquires Blockchain Analytics Startup Neutrino

United States cryptocurrency exchange and wallet Coinbase has acquired blockchain intelligence startup Neutrino, according to a post published in the company’s blog on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Coinbase reveals that the company will continue to operate as a standalone business in its London office. The amount of the contract has not been disclosed. The U.S. exchange […]

CryptoBlockCon Announces Full Slate of 2019 Events Designed to Connect Blockchain Experts

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via CryptoCurrencyWire — Leading blockchain event provider CryptoBlockCon has unveiled this year’s calendar of industry events with invaluable opportunities for blockchain enthusiasts to gather from coast to coast, as well as internationally. Each event is strategically designed to bring hundreds of cryptocurrency and blockchain industry participants together […]

Blockchain Trends in 2019 – DATAVERSITY

Prepare for Blockchain to transform business and technology throughout 2019. Blockchain turns ten years old on January 3, 2019 and, as a maturing technology, will gather momentum throughout this next year. By 2020, 56 percent of large enterprises plan to adopt Blockchain-enabled technology — up from one quarter now. According to Gartner’s Blockchain Spectrum, Blockchain-enabling […]

Coinbase buys blockchain intelligence startup to boost security and new asset discovery – TechCrunch

Coinbase, the world’s most valuable crypto company, is gearing up to add more cryptocurrencies to its exchange thanks to its latest acquisition. We already know the firm wants to a glut of new crypto assets, but today it announced it has snapped up blockchain intelligence startup Neutrino in an undisclosed deal that seemed destined to […]

Coinbase Acquired Blockchain Analytics Startup, Aims To Become ‘Google of Crypto’

One of the largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase has recently signed yet another acquisition deal with blockchain startup. The latest acquisition of the blockchain intelligence startup, ‘Neutrino’ will help Coinbase determine the best performing crypto assets. Coinbase Acquired Neutrino Reports claimed that the Neutrino deal by Coinbase is an undisclosed acquisition. Per the agreement, this week, eight […]

Major Spanish Bank BBVA Issues $40 Million Green Bond Based on Blockchain Platform

Spain’s second largest bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), has announced the launch of the first blockchain-backed platform for structured green bonds. The news was announced in a press release published on Feb. 19. BBVA has closed the deal with Spanish insurance house Mapfre, which has invested €35 million (approximately $40 million) to finance sustainable […]

Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Market value to reach millions by 2025

© iStock/BlackJack3D Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Market size is set to exceed $1,636.7 (~€1447.28) million by 2025; according to a new research study published by Global Market Insights, Inc. Increase in cost savings for several healthcare applications with the help of blockchain technology will drive the business growth in the forthcoming years. Blockchain is a […]

Blockchain Technology In Germany: Germany Plans To Capitalize On Blockchain Technology

Besides being the largest city of Germany and its capital, Berlin is also the center for new companies in the country. About 170 of these firms are interested in the blockchain. This technology supports bitcoin and other digital currencies. The blockchain technology can be a tool for transforming the global economy. Blockchain Revolution In Germany […]