Following up the proposal of a blockchain bill seeking to explore Colorado’s use of blockchain technology in agriculture, the Mile High State has seen its first legal purchase of marijuana with BTC earlier this month. Check out the video showing the purchase here!
It’s been a rough year & a half for South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb, as they’ve recently just experienced their second hack in as many years, totalling roughly USD $20 million. Was this an insider job after all? Let us know in the comments!
In another monumental leap forward for the little guy, Canadian municipality Innisfil will begin accepting cryptocurrency (Bitcoin) payments for property taxes sometime this April, 2019. Would you pay your taxes in cryptocurrency if you had the option? Let us know!
The Tor Network has begun accepting donations in 9 prominent cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, Monero, Stellar Lumens, and several others. Read more about their recent acceptance of these cryptos in our latest article!
Less than one month after Ripple’s listing of $XRP on Coinbase Pro, Stellar Lumens (XLM) is now ready to be traded. To read further about XLM’s recent listing, along with its trading tier availability, and recent price action, check out our latest post!
In a move set to instill some confidence in today’s blockchain mining ecosystem & landscape, cryptocurrency mining pool ‘Sparkpool’ has agreed to split the accidentally sent 2,100 ETH transaction attachment by a South Korean blockchain firm back in February.
New England states have been making huge strides towards blockchain adoption this 2019, with NH eyeing Bitcoin tax payments, Rhode Island ironing out securities regulations, & now Connecticut exploring blockchain tech for state commerce & information security!
In another move solidifying Thailand’s position at the forefront of blockchain adoption in Southeast Asia (and the world), a Thai petroleum company has recently announced their testing of a blockchain energy trading platform for a Bangkok gas station!
In the second ever federal election to utilize blockchain-based mobile voting applications, Denver is set to make waves in their upcoming May, municipal election. Read more about the blockchain technology & voting app & partners behind the collaboration here!
Children’s non-profit organization, UNICEF, is exploring the use of blockchain technology to bring reliable Internet access to over 1,500 schools in Kyrgyzstan. Read more about the blockchain projects they are considering utilizing & implementing in this article!