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The future of cryptocurrency

The future of cryptocurrency

Pinsent Masons paralegal Shanelle Mattu tracks the evolution of currency and considers whether crypto assets are the future of money

Legal Cheek April 27, 2021
Venmo Is The Latest Payment App To Embrace Cryptocurrency

Venmo Is The Latest Payment App To Embrace Cryptocurrency

Venmo users will be able to buy, hold and sell various virtual currencies, parent company PayPal announced Tuesday, becoming the latest payment app to embrace cryptocurrencies amid a broader institutional acceptance that could push the once-esoteric offerings into mainstream use.

Forbes April 27, 2021
Crypto Climate Accord will shift cryptocurrency industry to 100% renewable energy by 2030

Crypto Climate Accord will shift cryptocurrency industry to 100% renewable energy by 2030

Cryptocurrency is so hot it might melt the polar ice caps. But a new group dubbed the Crypto Climate Accord is debuting today as a way to address how the industry deals with token mining’s negative effects on the environment.

VentureBeat April 12, 2021
What is blockchain and what can it do?

What is blockchain and what can it do?

Every time you make an electronic payment, whether from your mobile, online, or with a card, that transaction passes through multiple systems. Each of them plays a role in processing that payment and forms part of the sequence of checks and balances that exist between payer and payee.

World Economic Forum April 12, 2021
Blockchain firm LBRY tries to rally sector against SEC; critics allege a ‘cryptocurrency suppression program’

Blockchain firm LBRY tries to rally sector against SEC; critics allege a ‘cryptocurrency suppression program’

The Securities and Exchange Commission last week sued blockchain company LBRY Inc. for alleged selling unregistered securities in a case that could threaten Americans’ ability to buy and sell popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin and ether, experts say.

Market Watch April 12, 2021
A standards opportunity for Blockchain

A standards opportunity for Blockchain

While the popularity of Bitcoin continues to fluctuate wildly a decade after it came into existence, its underlying distributed ledger technology (DLT) has attained reasonable stability. And as unlikely as it seems, it has turned the spotlight on the humble ledger that has been around for centuries as a record of accounting debits and credits.

Global Banking and Finance April 12, 2021
Here’s how blockchain could transform higher education

Here’s how blockchain could transform higher education

Blockchain, a buzzword with revolutionary potential, is a public ledger that automatically records and verifies transactions. Also known as distributed ledger technology (DLT), it is the fundamental building block that powers Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other virtual currencies.

Tech Wire April 12, 2021
Visa to allow payment settlements using cryptocurrency

Visa to allow payment settlements using cryptocurrency

Visa has launched the pilot program with payment and crypto platform Crypto.com and plans to offer the option to more partners later this year.

The Economic Times March 30, 2021
TECH Crypto firm Blockchain.com rides bitcoin mania to a $5.2 billion valuation

TECH Crypto firm Blockchain.com rides bitcoin mania to a $5.2 billion valuation

The London-based start-up said its latest cash injection was led by DST Global, Lightspeed Venture Partners and VY Capital. It comes just one month after the company raised $120 million at a $3 billion valuation.

CNBC March 30, 2021
China Is Leading Global Blockchain Adoption For Digital Transformation

China Is Leading Global Blockchain Adoption For Digital Transformation

Distributed ledger technology (AKA blockchain) is catalyzing a long-term shift of trust in distributed business environments worldwide. Chained data blocks make assets traceable, cryptography enables trusted ownership, and consensus algorithms realize distributed business consistency.

Forrester March 30, 2021
India will reportedly introduce bill to make owning cryptocurrency illegal

India will reportedly introduce bill to make owning cryptocurrency illegal

India is reportedly moving forward with a sweeping ban on cryptocurrencies. According to Reuters, the country’s legislature will introduce a bill that criminalizes trading, mining, issuing, transferring, or possessing cryptocurrency.

The Verge March 16, 2021
The Six Biggest Blockchain Trends Everyone Should Know About In 2021

The Six Biggest Blockchain Trends Everyone Should Know About In 2021

Blockchain has been one of the most talked-about tech trends of the last few years. As with many other trends that were important before the pandemic hit, it didn’t make as many headlines in 2021 as it has done previously.

Forbes March 16, 2021
Here’s how blockchain will combat the plague of fake news

Here’s how blockchain will combat the plague of fake news

The 21st century has set the premise for today’s disruptive digital economy, where creating and broadcasting digital content has become commonplace thanks to mobile devices and social platforms, created and published at a large scale.

Tech HQ March 16, 2021
Cyware nabs $30M to help organizations detect and stop advanced cyber attacks

Cyware nabs $30M to help organizations detect and stop advanced cyber attacks

Malicious hacking has become a pernicious and dogged fact of life for more organizations, and it’s a threat that has seemingly grown more complicated and sophisticated over time.

Tech Crunch March 16, 2021
Bitcoin Bounces Back After Falling To Lowest In Almost 3 Weeks

Bitcoin Bounces Back After Falling To Lowest In Almost 3 Weeks

Bitcoin prices have experienced a notable recovery lately, climbing after falling to nearly $43,000 yesterday afternoon.

Forbes March 4, 2021