Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Implementation News Summary for the Week of October 7, 2018

It was a busy week for blockchain.  I’ll keep it short and sweet and let the headlines do the talking.

Enjoy, and be well, Everyone.


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


Other posts from this week:

History Lesson: The Value Overflow Incident


For the week of October 7, 2018

Cryptocurrency

See the full history of cryptocurrency implementation headlines HERE

Crypto Funds Gets Greenlight from Swiss Financial Markets Regulator

PwC Joins Hands with Decentralized Lending Startup Cred For a USD-backed Stablecoin

Blockstream’s ‘Liquid Network’ Sidechain for Bitcoin Goes Live

Got Millions in Crypto? Binance Coin (BNB) Can Now Be Used to Buy Real Estate

Cryptocurrency Tech Will Make Web Look like ‘Cute Experiment’: Circle CEO

Breaking: Harvard, Stanford, & MIT Have All Invested in Cryptocurrency Funds

Crypto Giant Gemini Hires Former Wall Street COO to Head Operations

Ripple: XRP Has Many Use Cases ‘Above and Beyond’ the World of Banking

California Escrow Company Will Accept Bitcoin As Increasing Number of Home Listings Adopt Crypto

Cryptocurrency Exchange Unocoin to Launch India’s First Cryptocurrency ATM

Rain Seeks To Become Persian Gulf’s First Licensed Cryptocurrency Exchange

Two Yen-Backed Stablecoins in the Works, Hong Kong and Australian Dollar-Backed Coins Could Happen Next

Indiegogo’s First Security Token ICO Listing Raised $18 Million

Ukrainian Ministry of Finance Creates Working Group to Develop Crypto Taxation

Singapore’s Central Bank Will Aid Crypto Startups in Opening Bank Accounts


Blockchain

See the full history of blockchain implementation headlines HERE

Dubai Becomes World’s First City to Offer Citizens Blockchain-Based Payment Solutions

Microsoft Releases White Paper, Plans to Utilize Blockchain to Create Platform for Decentralized IDs

Blockchain and Brexit: How Adoption Could Help With UK–EU Relations

Forbes Partners With Blockchain-Based Journalism Platform to Publish Content

Blythe Masters: ‘Hundreds’ of Blockchain Benefits Will Hit Commodity Supply Chains

The European Blockchain Partnership Finds Europe Getting Serious About Distributed Ledger Technology

BMW to Host Event for Blockchain in Auto Tech Tournament

How Blockchain Stands to Transform the Luxury Economy with Digital Assets

How will Blockchain Help Those Living Below the Poverty Line?

Major Auction House Christie’s to Integrate Blockchain Technology for Art Sales

Fansunite Now a Part of Global Blockchain Integration for World Poker Tour

Monero Developer’s New Startup is Launching a Free Blockchain University

MusicLife to Develop Music Exchange, Raises $5 Million

Thai Officials Testing Blockchain For Copyrights And Agriculture Exports

Ready To Rumble: IBM Launches Food Trust Blockchain For Commercial Use

Corporate Records Can Go On Blockchain In California

Gary Cohn Has Joined a Blockchain Startup as an Adviser

Nearly $1m Granted To UK Telecoms Regulator for Blockchain-Based Phone Number Management

Australia Testing Blockchain Technology For Disability Insurance Payments

New Blockchain Company Makes Splash Alongside Tesla In Nevada

Mastercard May Develop Blockchain Platform Capable Of Handling Multiple Currencies


Miscellaneous Notes and Tools

to get started with cryptos

Follow Tiny Crypto Blog on Twitter @tinycryptoblog

You can also follow new posts on Facebook


Use the Brave browser and block unwanted ads and decide which websites YOU want to support! https://brave.com/tin140

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


I manage this blog because I love being involved in the space and sharing what I’ve learned.  If you’d like to say “thanks” in return, you can do so over at the TIP JAR.

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