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Audi is experimenting with blockchain technology, intends to offer the cryptocurrency as a payment method in the near future

Audi is experimenting with blockchain technology, intends to offer the cryptocurrency as a payment method in the near future

The German car manufacturer Audi is testing blockchain technology for their distribution networks. Using the blockchain Audi sought to improve the security and transparency of their supply chains. Last year, the car manufacturer has released a Proof-of-Concept (PoC) of its blockchain system, after the successful test of the technology based on IBM Hyperledger Fabric and… More

Nvidia: the blockchain is here to stay, thanks to the cryptocurrency

Nvidia: the blockchain is here to stay, thanks to the cryptocurrency

CEO of NVidia, in a recent interview from the March 29, once again stated that “cryptocurrency is here to stay”. Speaking on CNBC’s Mad in the transfer of Money, Jensen Huang said that the need of such medium of exchange as cryptocurrencies guarantees that in the long term, bitcoin and altcoins will survive. The need… More

Cryptocurrency miners save a small village in the Swiss Alps

Cryptocurrency miners save a small village in the Swiss Alps

More than 100 years ago the Swiss village of Gondo was a haven for gold diggers. Here in the 19th century gold was mined on a large scale. But all this remained in the past. However, these days the tiny Alpine all also attracted miners, but the “digital gold”. Mountain village in Switzerland, as in… More

Bitfinex announces the addition of new trading pairs and Fiat money

Bitfinex announces the addition of new trading pairs and Fiat money

29 Mar cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex announced the addition of the capabilities of the I/o of the Japanese yen and the British pound, as well as the creation of new trading pairs. The address of the representatives of the exchange to users said: Now Bitfinex users will be able to trade Fiat pairs through the following:… More

MailChimp introduces a ban on cryptocurrency projects

MailChimp introduces a ban on cryptocurrency projects

Marketing platform MailChimp, which is mainly specialized on providing services to bulk mail stated that it will cease to provide the services for cryptocurrency projects starting next month. In an email sent to the client MailChimp, the company said that it will not allow you to use her service for the cryptocurrency campaigns, because they… More

Chile: banks closing accounts of cryptocurrency exchanges

Chile: banks closing accounts of cryptocurrency exchanges

Two Chilean cryptocurrency exchanges BUDA and Crypto MKT found that the number of banks in the country closed their accounts. In this regard, the exchange contacted the Association of banks and financial institutions of Chile (ABIF) with a request to clarify its stance towards the cryptocurrency. According to local news channel PULSO, BUDA and Crypto… More

OmiseGO and acne Buterin donate $ 1 million in bitcoin to refugees in Uganda

OmiseGO and acne Buterin donate $ 1 million in bitcoin to refugees in Uganda

The charity GiveDirectly company based in East Africa, accepted a donation of $ 1 million in bitcoin as a decentralized payment platform OmiseGO. The donation OmiseGO made with Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Baleriny directed to refugees, granting 12,000 scholarships to families in Uganda . 4 400 families have already received $ 650. Such a crypto-currency experiment… More

The national Committee of Germany for tourism accept payment in cryptocurrency

The national Committee of Germany for tourism accept payment in cryptocurrency

The national Committee of Germany for tourism (GNTB) is now accepting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency as payment for their services. “We are constantly exploring new technologies and consider their applicability in our organization. Thus we position ourselves as an innovator and leader of tourism industry”, – said General Director of GNTB Peter Hedorfer. Payments in… More

In Japan, mass closed cryptocurrency exchanges

In Japan, mass closed cryptocurrency exchanges

Amid growing control by the regulatory authorities of Japan, two local cryptocurrency exchanges ceased operations. According to local newspaper the Nikkei, two cryptocurrency exchanges – Mr. Exchange and the Tokyo GateWay is withdrawing the previously filed application in the Japanese financial services Agency (FSA) in which they requested permission to work in the domestic market…. More