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Telos, a blockchain platform powered by EOS, has entered into collaboration with provider of All_EBT – a virtual card – in order to achieve scalability of the firm’s service for schemes related to food aid. Under the collaboration, Telos’ blockchain will be utilized to make payments between All_EBT’s participants in food aid and public welfare   Read more...

Plutus, a fintech firm headquartered in London, is providing rewards via credit card when users make purchases through Nike’s ecommerce site. Such a process unlocks a maximum of 3% in crypto and 9% as cash rewards for the value of purchase. To receive those rewards, clients must shop online using the Plutus Visa Card. As   Read more...

China has unveiled a master plan for transforming southern island province Hainan into a free trade zone. A trade port platform will concentrate on paving way for free trade, cross-border capital flows, and investment in the whole island. The master plan promotes government organization to utilize blockchain and other technologies to overhaul government operations. Authorities   Read more...

Tech Mahindra, one of the top tech companies in India, is collaborating with edtech firm Idealabs to provide certification courses on blockchain technology. The course will be taught partially online and the rest via in-person, on-campus classes. Students who join the course will be taught about blockchain foundations, smart contracts, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, and decentralized   Read more...

Maerki Baumann, a family owned private bank headquartered in Switzerland, has begun offering crypto custody and trading services. Notably, the bank has received necessary approvals from the Swiss Financial Market Advisory Authority (FINMA). Precisely, starting today, Maerki Baumann will offer the aforesaid facilities to its customers. The Zurich headquartered unlisted bank stated that the roll   Read more...

Earlier today, the king of cryptocurrency, Bitcoin (BTC), has jumped to $10,300 levels after trading within a symmetrical triangle pattern for the past one month. The breakout above the psychological level of $10,000 happened as the US President Donald Trump beefed up local police force and the National Guard to scatter protestors on the ground   Read more...

Tether (USDT) stablecoin, backed by Bitfinex, is now hosted on the OMG Network, a plasma powered Ethereum sidechain rolled out on June 1 by the venture, earlier referred to as OmiseGo. The integration signals the first time Tether made use of an Ethereum sidechain to improve its processing capability. Tether, undoubtedly, is the biggest “gas   Read more...

Zebpay, one of the prominent cryptocurrency exchange and wallet provider headquartered in India, has roped in blockchain forensics company Chainalysis to track trades carried out on its platform in India. The initiative signals another step forward in the collaboration between Zebpay and Chainalysis, which already provides KYT (know your transaction) services for ZebPay’s operations in   Read more...

Yesterday, Ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum blockchain, made its third try to attain new highs against Bitcoin so far this year. The rally seems to be losing steam as the cryptocurrency market has become range bound in the past few days. Despite the slight bearish signals, there is still hope for crypto enthusiasts as   Read more...