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Deloitte, one of the ‘Big Four’ audit firms, is now accepting Bitcoin (BTC) from its employees for the food served in the canteen. By allowing the staff to use a Bitcoin wallet to pay for the food, Deloitte is experiments the practical use cases of Bitcoin. In particular, the consulting firm wishes to “see how   Read more...

The Budget & Innovation Office of Los Angeles Mayor and the Information Technology Agency of the City (ITALA) have collaborated with Goren Holm Ventures (GHV) to hold the Block Tank Blockchain competition. The contest will be held in front of a committee of celebrity delegates at the investment-centered blockchain convention CIS, as per a Goren   Read more...

As HTC brings indigenous BCH support to its Exodus 1 smartphone, the Bitcoin cash fraternity now has a different method to safeguard and transact its digital currency. One of the main reasons for the technology company to do so is because several customers use BCH as a method of settlement and HTC intends to see   Read more...

As per the tech research company Gartner, lack of interoperability norms will discourage extensive implementation of blockchain across the banking and finance industry for a minimum of three years. “Blockchain standards for financial services companies are fragmented and immature,” said Monday Fabio Chesini, Gartner’s Senior Research Director. “We are three to five years until standards   Read more...

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is just about to face more review, and it may have to tackle some challenging queries. Today, in Basel, Switzerland, Libra executives will met with authorities from 26 central banks (including the Bank of England and the US Federal Reserve). The meeting is anticipated to be chaired by Benoît Coeuré of the   Read more...

Germany’s largest lender, Deutsche bank, has joined 320 banks in the blockchain endeavor headed by JP Morgan Chase bank. Deutsche Bank, which processes greater number of euro-denominated payments than any other bank across the world, decided to join the blockchain initiative of JP Morgan Chase to cut costs. Furthermore, Deutsche bank, by joining the network,   Read more...

Kaleido, a blockchain startup serving enterprises, has implemented zero-knowledge proof solution from crypto privacy focused tech company QEDIT. The collaboration with Kaleido, QEDIT says, will facilitate its private asset transfer function as a ready-made choice for enterprises using the platform. CEO and co-founder of QEDIT Jonathan Rouach added: “Kaleido has played a leading role in   Read more...

Aventus officially confirmed the launch of Aventus Classic, a completely decentralized open-source code intended to build a fairer and more transparent ticketing industry. Aventus is a blockchain-powered covenant that allows standardization, confidence and development across business supply chains by serving as a safe and autonomous cornerstone of compatibility, interaction and value transfer for cryptocurrencies. With   Read more...

Tagomi, a cryptocurrency brokerage firm headquartered in New York, is permitting users to borrow and lend Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH), thereby making it easy to open both long and short trades in the market. The exchange intends to facilitate shorting by providing quick connectivity to several counterparties through a single platform. In order to   Read more...