France has said it will block the development of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency as it poses a threat to “monetary sovereignty”.
Encrypted chat app Keybase is pre-empting Facebook’s Libra coin with the biggest-ever giveaway of a rival cryptocurrency, Stellar Lumens. Like Libra, Lumens are designed for cross-border remittances.
The price of bitcoin has risen by more than $1,000 over the last week, following a record-breaking surge in online searches for “btc”.
The Marshall Islands plans to issue a national currency on the basis of the blockchain, replacing the United States dollar as the primary currency.
San Francisco (CNN Business) – Apple may not be fully on the crypto bandwagon like other tech companies, but it is keeping an eye on digital currency.
The global peer-to-peer Bitcoin (BTC) marketplace, Paxful, and Medellin-based blockchain company, CoinLogiq, are joining forces to bring 20 new crypto ATMs to Colombia and, later, 25 to Peru.
An official from the Marshall Islands has published an essay explaining the country’s national cryptocurrency project ahead of the Invest: Asia 2019 conference.
The average user spends almost seven hours a day online, with messengers and social media accounting for much of this time.
Austria’s leading telecoms provider A1 sid Thursday that it was letting customers pay in cryptocurrency under a pilot project to test the popularity of virtual payments.