In a massive step for blockchain mainstream adoption, New Zealand recently legalizes the payment of employee wages, salaries, & bonuses in cryptocurrencies. Would you accept your salary in crypto? How would you deal with the market fluctuations? Let us know!
In an August 5th announcement, cryptocurrency exchange giant Coinbase announced their intent to explore the listing of 8 new cryptocurrencies. To read up more about the 8 potential cryptocurrencies that could be listed on the Coinbase platform, read up further!
Adult-oriented blockchain platform & ecosystem SpankChain recently announced the rollout of ‘SpankPay’, a payments solution for adult entertainers & content providers. To read up more on SpankPay & what this means for the adult industry, continue reading!
Utah County has recently become the third jurisdiction to trial blockchain-based mobile voting app Voatz for overseas voters & military members. Read more about mobile-based blockchain voting apps & the two states which have implemented it already here.
After recently shutting down several crypto mining farms & operations, the Iranian government has issued a positive statement acknowledging cryptocurrency mining as a legitimate industry, noting their current exploration of tariff schemes for crypto farms & miners.
With the writing on the wall for quite some time, the chickens have come home to roost for 149 year old German bank & international finance staple Deutsche Bank. On Sunday, Deutsche announced an intention to layoff an estimated 18,000 employees by 2022. Read more here!
Following up the launch of their crypto-friendly bar in London’s Canary Wharf in 2018, BrewDog has announced their upcoming of acceptance of cryptocurrencies for shares in their “Equity for Punks” funding round. Read up further on the accepted cryptos & benefits here!
Echoing an all too familiar tune in cryptocurrency, Dublin-based crypto exchange Bitsane has allegedly exit-scammed, leaving over 246,000 customers & users high & dry. Read more about this recent crypto exit scam here & make sure to follow our blog for future news!
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!