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According to BIG, White-Collar Crime Could Double by 2028

When the banks failed in 2008, our financial systems shifted. A decade on, one of our most nagging financial predicaments centers on virtual currencies and their (lack of) regulation. 2018 is showing promising steps forward in lawmaking for countries like Switzerland, Germany, Malta, and even the US. So, why does Vancouver-based intelligence firm BIG believe that white-collar crime could double over ...

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Cryptos Have Had Six Big Bubbles, With Each Creating More Value: Ethereum Co-Founder

The crypto industry has experienced six big bubbles to date, with each being ‘more epic’ than the previous one. Each of these bubbles has brought more interest from developers and investors. This is according to Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin, who is also the founder of ConsenSys. In a recent interview, Lubin expressed optimism that the era of decentralized applications was ...

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Bitcoin Isn’t Heading Upwards, Big Drop Before Big Rally

Although the crypto market saw a resurgence on Wednesday, with assets like Bitcoin posting 5 percent gains, the market remains in “purgatory,” where analysts aren’t too sure where prices will move next. The Tracker One ETN May Be Good News, But Bitcoin Isn’t Heading Upwards As reported by NewsBTC on Thursday, a Swedish Bitcoin exchange-traded note (ETN) recently became available for ...

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Ethereum (ETH), TRON (TRX), and IOTA (MIOTA) Lose Big

The crypto market has been taking quite a beating these past 36 hours. Bitcoin (BTC) is currently trading around the $6,000 mark and currently holds 54% of the total market dominance. Many of the altcoins are suffering, especially Ethereum (ETH). We’ll also take a closer look at TRON (TRX) and IOTA (MIOTA), two other altcoins on the market that are ...

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My Big Takeaways from Dash Core Team Q2 2018 Conference Call

Below are my key takeaways from the Dash Core Group Q2 2018 conference call. The call in its entirety is available above. 1: New Draft Roadmap Released The highlight of the call was the unveiling of a draft version of the Dash roadmap. This will be updated and finalized over the next 90 days after an assessment by Carroll, but ...

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IBM-Maersk Blockchain Platform Is ‘Big Step Forward’

Swiss-registered logistics giant CEVA Logistics has announced its participation in IBM and Maersk’s new joint blockchain platform TradeLens in a press release August 10. The partners unveiled TradeLens, which is dedicated to enhancing shipping supply chains, earlier this week. CEVA said the platform constituted its “answer to the untapped potential of blockchain applications in the logistics industry.” CEVA CEO Xavier ...

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‘Big Four’ South Korean Bank Enters Blockchain Pact with Telecom Giant KT

South Korea’s second-largest bank Shinhan Bank has entered into a partnership with the country’s second-largest telecoms provider KT Corp for the purpose of developing a new blockchain-based platform. The Korea Times reports that the new platform is intended to build on recent moves by regional governments across the country to introduce digital vouchers. Useful Competencies In July, CCN reported that ...

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Trillion-Dollar Shipping Industry Betting Big On BlockchainTrillion-Dollar Shipping Industry Betting Big On Blockchain

Depositphotos/Tzido FN Media Group Presents Cryptocurrencynews.com Market Commentary In the United States shipping and logistics accounts for nearly $1.5 trillion each year. With networks of producers, shippers, and consumers coordinating to access products, inefficiencies are an inevitable industry reality. In an effort to address these problems, companies around the world are working to revolutionize shipping and logistics through the instant ...

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South Korean Biotech Firm to Use Blockchain for Genomic Big Data Ecosystem

Public South Korean biotech enterprise Macrogen, the country’s leading gene sequencing service provider, is developing a genomic big data blockchain-based platform together with local tech firm Bigster, according to an August 6 press release. The new partnership will leverage blockchain tech to create a medical big data ecosystem that would allow for both the secure and private storage and the ...

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Big Bonus for Long-Term Holders of FT

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