New York University

NYU Is Offering Students A Major in Blockchain

New York University (NYU) is becoming the first university in the U.S. that is offering students a major in blockchain technology. The program will be provided at the NYU Stern School of Business, which is also the first one to offer undergraduate sources in cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Professor Andrew Hinkes stated: “We hope to establish a groundwork so that the students can…

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HyperChain Capital

One of the first digital asset firms in the world has launched HyperBlocks Pro Staking Service

HyperChain Capital has just launched a new service that allows digital asset holders to easily stake their tokens and secure the network. HyperChain Capital, one of the oldest and most prestigious digital assets management companies in the world, has launched HyperBlocks Pro, a professional proof of stake service - the first in the world backed by a major blockchain firm.  HyperBlocks…

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New Crypto Exchange IronX Awarded Regulatory Licence

IronX, the new Crypto Exchange joint venture between leading global online broker IronFX Group and EmurgoHK, creator of the Cardano Blockchain, announces it has been awarded full regulatory licence approval by the Estonian Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). This licence allows IronX to operate as a fully regulated exchange for the trading of cryptocurrencies, as part of their drive to set…

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Brave Files Privacy Complaints In A Potential Test Case Against Google

Brave is a privacy-focused web browser set up by engineering guru Brandan Eich. It is filling privacy complaints in Britan and Ireland which could potentially become a test case against Google and other companies. The petitioners stated they wish to activate an article in the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which would require an EU-wide investigation. The GDPR’s…

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ETH

One of Ethereum’s First Whales is Funneling Millions in ETH to Bitfinex

An unknown investor transferred around 20,000 ETH to Bitfinex, worth around $5.5 million at the time of this posting. This transaction was first spotted by an attorney Zoe Dolan, who has been supervising wallets holding funds that originated in the Ethereum Genesis block for evidence of ’’capitulation’’. And even though the 20,000 ETH is just a sliver of the wallet’s…

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Cryptocurrency

The Fluctuation Of Cryptocurrency Prices Are Killing ICO-Funded Blockchain Startups

The Ethereum price has plummeted to over 60% over the period of just last three months. This has directly affected every ETH-denominated token sale immensely. The ever-changing nature is an important element of the crypto world. And even though the majority of ICOs that were launched in 2017 had their price increased, 2018 is completely the opposite. With the uncertain…

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