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Oracle DeFi Needed: Band Protocol Onboards Prominent Data Providers

A new oracle is in town, and it’s brought a few friends with it. Band Protocol has integrated financial data from CoinGecko, DeSquare, Woodstock Fund and a staking pool in China to its oracles feed. Data oracles are an intermediary layer between blockchains and the external world. They provide a way for smart contracts to...
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San Francisco Blockchain Week Goes Native: Squarelink For Crypto Payments

San Francisco Blockchain Week is partnering with Squarelink and Terra to offer event vendors the capability of accepting payments in cryptocurrency.  Squarelink’s Event Pass dApp will enable attendees to use Terra’s USD-pegged stablecoin to make purchases from food trucks and other vendors at the conference. Event Pass also serves merchants by allowing to quickly set...
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DeFi Rise Continues As Babel Finance Grows By 7500% In A Year

Bitcoin trading volume may be posting lows across the board, but back in DeFi Babylon things are not so gloomy. Babel Finance reported a tremendous growth rate ever since the investment by NGC Ventures, a Venture Capital fund loosely associated with NEO. In the twelve months since the capital injection, Babel Finance has increased loan volume...
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SingularityNET Collaborates With TODA To Bring Scalable Marketplace Version

SingularityNET has announced a collaboration with TODA to host its decentralized AI marketplace on the platform. Dubbed Singularity-on-TODA, the new platform will replace all Ethereum-based payment channels with TODA, providing an additional option for agents to conduct their business on. The two platforms will remain separate, however. The collaboration is still in the testing stage,...
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NANO Price Surges On Major Game Integration

A new plugin that allows software programmers to integrate NANO currency into their video games may be behind yesterday’s sudden surge in the cryptocurrency’s price. On October 15, the NANO price moved by nearly 10%, from $0.79 to $0.89, in the space of an hour. In terms of market cap, that plays out as a...
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NASDAQ Lists Cryptoindex.com’s AI-Powered CIX100 Index

Crypto indices are breaking into the mainstream, as Cryptoindex.com announces the listing of its CIX100 index on the NASDAQ platform. CIX100 functions as a crypto market benchmark, analyzing cryptocurrency data and filtering it by over 200 factors. It uses a proprietary formula to excludes coin with fake volume. Once the first filtering is done, Cryptoindex’s...
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China Merchants Bank Enters Blockchain Via Nervos Network

China Merchants Bank International (CMBI) has announced its entry into the blockchain ecosystem by partnering with Nervos, a layered blockchain network. CMBI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Merchants Bank, a major Chinese national bank headquartered in Shenzhen. Together with Nervos, CMBI will develop and launch decentralized applications for financial services, in addition to acting...
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Factom Protocol Integrates DAML Language For Improved Interoperability

Factom Protocol, an open-source blockchain platform for enterprises, has enlisted the help of Sphereon to integrate the Factom Asset Token (FAT) protocol with DAML, an open source programming language for smart contracts. The Factom Asset Token is a tokenization protocol that allows users to tokenize real world assets and prove ownership or transfer them. These assets...
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Global Currency Organization Launches New Institution-Focused USD Stablecoin

Global Currency Organization (GCO) is announcing the release its stablecoin, USD Digital (USDD), which is backed by U.S. Dollars held in an FDIC-insured account. The Global Currency Organization was created by former employees of TrustToken, JPMorgan and Intel, with intimate knowledge of the finance and stablecoin industries. Unlike some of its competitors, USDD is targeted...
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MediConnect Prescribes Blockchain For Pharmaceutical Industry

Supply chain blockchains aren’t just for tracking your organic vegetables. MediConnect, a new project building a blockchain-based solution to trace and manage prescription medication, has successfully completed the workflow of its Proof of Concept and has begun integrating with online pharmacies. The blockchain project will provide a platform on which prescription medication can be tracked from...
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Dash Gets New Fiat Pairings On BitAsset

BitAsset has announced the integration of Dash into its platform, expanding its options for fiat trading in East Asia. The addition of new Dash / USDT and Dash/CNYT pairs will allow traders to trade through Tether-backed currencies, while a pair with the New Taiwan Dollar ensures direct fiat access. BitAsset was founded in December 2017...
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IBM Presents New Blockchain Platform Optimized For OpenShift

IBM has announced a new version of its IBM Blockchain Platform software, an enterprise-focused blockchain solution. The primary innovation lies in the ability to deploy on Red Hat OpenShift, an enterprise Kubernetes platform. The new implementation allows IBM Blockchain developers to have full flexibility of where to deploy their software, either on-premises, in public clouds,...
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Swiss-Based Blockchain Valley Ventures Joins Draper Venture Network

Blockchain Valley Ventures (BVV), a Swiss-based blockchain venture capital firm and corporate finance advisor, announced today that it is joining the Draper Venture Network. Brought in under DVN’s Beta Program, BVV is set to contribute to a global network of venture capital (VC) funds founded by Tim Draper. Adding BVV to its roster cements DVN’s...
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Crypto.com Celebrates One Million App Downloads

Crypto.com, a cryptocurrency platform for consumer payments, has announced today that its wallet app has reached more than one million downloads across Apple App Store and Google Play. The app was launched in May 2018, with a set of features to accelerate crypto adoption in users’ lives. It allows customers to purchase crypto at ‘true...
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JPMorgan Chase Traders Accused Of Market Manipulation, Again

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Elixxir Launches Public Alpha Of Its Blockchain Network

Elixxir, a blockchain-based privacy protection platform, has announced the alpha launch of the xx network. It is the first public demonstration of cMix, the company’s solution for providing a secure and private communication system on the blockchain. Founded by cryptographer David Chaum, who first theorized the idea of cryptography-based digital cash, Elixxir’s blockchain network seeks...
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Power Ledger Trials P2P Energy Trading In Rural Australia

Power Ledger, a blockchain-based energy trading platform, has launched the first trial of its technology in a rural area. In collaboration with the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu in Western Australia, the project will connect ten commercial sites to trade energy with one another on the blockchain. The system goes a long way to solve a major...
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Cere Network Offers Pre-Sale On Matic Network

Cere Network, a blockchain-based customer relationship management startup, has announced its plans to conduct a part of its token sale on Matic Network. The sale will occur later today, and buyers will be able to use MATIC tokens to invest in Cere. The project is incubated and supported financially by Binance Labs, and has already...
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DappRadar Announces $2.3M Seed Funding Led By Naspers And Blockchain.com

DappRadar, a platform which lists leading dApps by popularity and usage, has announced the completion of its seed funding round, raising $2.33M. The round was led by Naspers, a major worldwide technology investor. Blockchain.com Ventures and Angel Invest Berlin also participated.  The funding will be used primarily for R&D, developing new features to expand the...
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Propy Partners With Escrow Agent Japan For Real Estate Efficiency

Propy, a blockchain-based real estate platform, has announced a partnership with one of the leading escrow providers in Japan. In collaboration with Escrow Agent Japan, Propy will launch a blockchain-based real estate transaction platform to record sales with Japan’s Legal Affairs Bureau. This will remove the existing time lag for registration, fulfilling Propy’s promise of...
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Elliptic Raises $23M For Asian Expansion

Elliptic, a British company providing crypto-asset risk management solutions, announced today a successful raise of $23M in a Series B funding round, led by Tokyo-based SBI Holdings. AlbionVC and existing investors such as SignalFire, Octopus Ventures and Santander Innoventures have also contributed to the round. Tomoyuki Nii from SBI Holdings will be joining the Board...
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VideoCoin Launches Decentralized Video Sharing Platform

The VideoCoin Network, a decentralized ecosystem for the sharing of video material, has announced the debut of its fully-working product.  The project seeks to create a realistic decentralized alternative to leading video streaming platforms such as Netflix and Hulu, providing a blockchain-based alternative to  established cloud providers such as AWS and Google Cloud. The program...
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Algo Capital Raises $200 Million To Develop Algorand Ecosystem

Algo Capital, a financial institution focused on accelerating the Algorand ecosystem has announced a successful funding round for its VC fund, obtaining double the expected $100 million. The firm is a separate entity from both Algorand Foundation and Algorand LLC, but it is wholly focused on driving adoption, liquidity and access to the Algorand blockchain....
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Power Ledger Extends Successful Energy Trading Trial

Power Ledger, an Australian company providing blockchain-based solutions for tracking energy consumption, has announced the continuation of its successful energy trading trial in Western Australia.  In partnership with Synergy and Western Power, producers and distributors of electrical power in the Western Australian region, Power Ledger began a trial in November 2018 to track renewable energy...
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EDAG Group Reveals IOTA-Powered Parking App

EDAG group, a German engineering company focused on the automotive sector, has developed trive.park, an app that lets users book parking spaces provided by its operator partners. The innovative aspect of the app is how it manages payments: while users pay through commonly-accepted methods, the app uses IOTA’s Tangle to process user payments internally, automating...
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Anchor Initiates Wallet Beta Testing, Announces Exchange Listing

Anchor, a two-token stablecoin algorithmically pegged to the global economy, has launched beta testing of its new Anchor Wallet. Developed in partnership with Ambisafe, the wallet allows users to directly purchase ANCT stable tokens with any fiat currency, or major cryptocurrencies such as BTC, ETH, USDT and USDC. The ANCT is based on the the...
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Singularity Studio Signs Memorandum With People’s Insurance Company Of China’s Fintech Arm

Singularity Studio, the for-profit spinoff of the SingularityNET project, a decentralized AI services marketplace, has signed a “Strategic Cooperation Memorandum” with PICC Financial Services, a Fintech-focused subsidiary of the state-owned People’s Insurance Company of China.  The partnership was signed to develop AI and blockchain-based fintech solutions, with PICC FS delineating a detailed plan for the...
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