Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Implementation News Summary for the Week of September 2, 2018

The latest headlines, for your reading pleasure.

Enjoy, and be well, Everyone.

Looking for more articles on blockchain and crypto implementation?  Click HERE

Other posts from this week:

For the week of August 26, 2018


See the full history of cryptocurrency implementation headlines HERE

Andreas Antonopoulos: A Bitcoin ETF is Inevitable, but Damaging

30% of LinkedIn’s 2018 Top Startups Are Crypto Companies

More Than 4,000 Merchants Can Now Process Fast Bitcoin (BTC) Payments Through Lightning Network

Fantasy Sports Giant FanDuel Partners with Dash for ‘Crypto Cup’

A Billion People Will Be Using Cryptocurrency in 5 Years: Brian Armstrong

Uzbekistan is Licensing Crypto Exchanges, Mining Centers, and ICOs

Crypto Exchange Giant Binance Outlines Plans to Expand in Africa

Australian Startup to Enable Users Invest in Crypto with Spare Change

Crypto Exchange Circle Recruits Former Homeland Security Official as Legal Chief

Scaling Adoption: Southeast Asia’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Adds 4 Million Users in 2018

Hacked MEGA Chrome Extension was Used to Steal Cryptocurrency

Philippines Prepares to Regulate Cryptocurrency Exchanges as Trading Platforms

Deutsche Börse Launches Dedicated Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Unit

Japan Ramps up Scrutiny of New Cryptocurrency Exchange Applicants

Covered: Llyod’s of London is Insuring a Crypto Custody Services Firm

Stock Brokerage EF Hutton Rates Cryptocurrencies to Help Clients Track ‘Rapid Developments’

Digital Wealth Management Firm Apex Clearing to Launch Crypto Investment Subsidiary

Crypto Mining Accepted as an Industry by Iranian Authorities

Google Adds Ethereum Blockchain Dataset to Its Big Data Analytics Platform

South Korea Internet and Security Agency to Double Blockchain Project Budget in 2019



See the full history of blockchain implementation headlines HERE

Confirmed: Ripple Reveals It Has Now Signed More Than 100 Production Contracts

‘World Wire’: IBM Launches Stellar-Based Blockchain Payments Platform

TransferGo Launches Instant Payments to India with Ripple Blockchain Tech

‘A Huge Step Forward’: Bahrain Minister Hails Blockchain Technology, Urges Adoption

Scottish Property Platform Tackles Rising House Rents using Blockchain

UK-Based Maritime Society Creates Model of Blockchain-Based Ship Register

Turkey’s National Stock Exchange Builds Blockchain Database Platform

PBoC’s Digital Currency Unit Opens Research Center in Eastern China

Andy Warhol’s Multi-Million Dollar Painting Tokenized and Sold on Blockchain

In a First, Japanese City Deploys Online Blockchain Voting System

Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Team to Hold Giveaway of Player Crypto Tokens via ETH

Energy Firm ENGIE Partners With Consulting Firm to Create Blockchain Software Offering

China’s Supreme Court Rules That Blockchain Can Legally Authenticate Evidence

Linux Foundation Launches New Hyperledger Blockchain Training Course

Lenovo Partners With Blockchain Platform to Develop Its IoT and AR/VR Hybrid Software

Miscellaneous Notes and Tools

to get started with cryptos

Follow Tiny Crypto Blog on Twitter @tinycryptoblog

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Use the Brave browser and block unwanted ads and decide which websites YOU want to support!

Looking to start purchasing cryptos? Open an account at Coinbase, and you’ll receive $10 in free bitcoin for your first purchase of $100 or more. Link HERE

Binance is a great exchange to buy and sell cryptos. More Info Here

Are you new to cryptos and want an easy way to mine them?  The easiest way to get started is to use the Honeyminer.  More Info Here

If you’re a little more technical, Minergate is a good option as well. More Info Here

Need a good, basic crypto wallet? Download the Exodus wallet


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