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The State of Blockchain: Experts Weigh in on Adoption Around the World

23 February, 2020 | 19:00

Despite challenges, experts are bullish on blockchain’s prospects around the world: “Once people truly understand its vast potential, I believe wide-scale adoption of blockchain will occur”

Getting Into the Financial Services Revolution With Alex Tapscott

23 February, 2020 | 17:30

“Libra, on balance, is a good thing.” Alex Tapscott discusses his latest book with Cointelegraph

Sectors Realizing the Full Potential of DeFi Protocols In 2020

23 February, 2020 | 06:30

DeFi, a monetary system built on blockchain, is booming right now. With over $1 billion locked in DeFi applications, here are some sectors that are poised for success in 2020

Half of Predictions Are Right Half the Time — BTC’s Halving Divides Opinions

23 February, 2020 | 00:00

Does 2020’s halving-related BTC price growth have any real value or is it just FOMO?

Calibra Technical Lead Tells Why Facebook Built New Language for Libra

22 February, 2020 | 03:00

Digital lead for Calibra explains why Facebook has built a new programming language called Move to power Libra

Top Cryptocurrencies Are Exponentially More Liquid Than Ever Before

20 February, 2020 | 18:34

Trade activity for USDT has exploded since China’s cryptocurrency crackdown. What are the overall liquidity trends?

Crypto Accused of Facilitating Illegal Gambling — What Are the Odds?

20 February, 2020 | 12:35

Crypto has continued to attract a lot of negative attention for its increasing popularity within the global illegal gambling market

Institutions Eye Bitcoin as Hedge Against Global Economic Volatility

19 February, 2020 | 17:01

Hedging was traditionally the preserve of traditional finance, but it’s making its way into DeFi as institutions eye up Bitcoin as a successor of gold

Law Enforcement’s Guide to Policing Crypto Cybercrimes

19 February, 2020 | 03:00

As the tools used by crypto criminals are getting more sophisticated, government bodies are finding new ways to respond. Here are some of those responses

Crypto Games, a Market in the Making of Its Own Fortune

17 February, 2020 | 03:00

What are the features of nonfungible token games, and do they have a future in 2020 and beyond?

DeFi Begins to Move From a Niche Market to Mainstream Finance

16 February, 2020 | 18:30

Stakeholders identify some of the pain points for the DeFi industry as the market looks to grow beyond its $1 billion valuation

Coronavirus Spreads and Crypto Rallies, but Not Everything Is Related

15 February, 2020 | 21:30

The coronavirus and the crypto rally: Is it a case of correlation without causation?

Japan Uneased by Chinese CBDC, Plans on Digital Yen in ‘2 to 3’ Years

15 February, 2020 | 04:00

Japan is worried about the soon-to-be-released Chinese CBDC, as it might disrupt the global economy. Local lawmakers suggest developing a digital yen to counter it

Governments Begin to Roll Out FATF’s Travel Rule Around the Globe

14 February, 2020 | 23:13

FATF’s deadline for crypto AML adoption is looming, and several counties have implemented the rules. But how are crypto firms coping under the new regime?

Blockchain Use Gains Momentum in Oil Industry for Being Safer, Cheaper and Cleaner

14 February, 2020 | 03:00

Oil companies are trialing blockchain to slash costs and increase security — “More than 40% of executives in oil and gas sector are considering blockchain.”

Australia’s Blockchain Roadmap Isn't Music to Everyone’s Ears, Draws Criticism

12 February, 2020 | 03:00

Australia is serious about blockchain and has recently released a five-year national strategy on the technology. So what is it exactly, and what effect will it likely have on the local industry?

Should They Stay or Should They Go? Crypto Firms in the EU Must Decide

10 February, 2020 | 17:47

Crypto industry experts weigh in on the state of the EU’s regulatory climate

Overview and Market Trends of Crypto Games in 2020

10 February, 2020 | 05:00

Blockchain is the future of the gaming industry. Here is a list of some of the most popular games to look out for in 2020

Most Active and Impactful Blockchain Companies from 2019 to 2020

10 February, 2020 | 02:00

Which companies are last year’s most active in the blockchain arena? The ten most responsible for 2019’s immense industry maturation are many old hats, and some newer

Experts Consider the Security and Risks of Noncustodial Exchanges

9 February, 2020 | 02:00

Cryptocurrency experts discuss the pros and cons of noncustodial exchanges, and if such platforms really exist

Alexander Vinnik Claims Injustice While Now Fighting Charges in France

7 February, 2020 | 22:00

What’s next for suspected Bitcoin money launderer Alexander Vinnik as French authorities slam money laundering and conspiracy charges against him?

Coinbase and Ripple Push for Regulatory Framework, US Congress Stalls

6 February, 2020 | 23:00

Coinbase and Ripple execs co-chair the newly established working group tasked with pushing for a U.S.-wide regulatory framework. What is this unit exactly, and will Congress listen?

DLT Goes Viral as Live Coronavirus Tracking Spreads to the Blockchain

6 February, 2020 | 20:21

Distributed Ledger Technology powers a new visualization tool to track the coronavirus

Singapore AML Framework Can Attract Crypto Businesses, Not Chase It Away

6 February, 2020 | 03:00

Singapore continues its push for "an Electronic Payments Society" with the new regulatory framework — unlike 5AMDL, it is unlikely to hinder crypto businesses