In Palestine, Civilians Are Using Bitcoin More Than Hamas

by Leigh Cuen

Crypto Futures Exchange Deribit Launching Bulk Derivatives Trading

| Daniel Palmer

Deribit is teaming with institutional traders' messaging service Paradigm to facilitate block trades of bitcoin and ether derivatives.

Major Banks Back $7.4 Million Funding Round for Korean Blockchain Firm

| Daniel Palmer

Blocko, a blockchain firm working on enterprise applications of the tech, says it's raised $7.44 million from investors including Shinhan Bank.

Miller Lite Teams With Blockchain Firm for Customer Engagement Game

| Daniel Palmer

Miller Lite has partnered with a blockchain marketing company for a promotional game that utilizes blockchain and crypto collectibles.

California

Blockchain Education Initiatives Launch at California Universities

| William Foxley

A VC-backed blockchain firm that helped curate courses at Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge is rolling out programs at three California universities.

‘Power to the People’: Privacy Was the Rallying Cry of Berlin’s Web3 Summit

| Christine Kim

It may seem trivial in some cases, but digital anonymity is no joking matter to American whistleblower and privacy advocate Edward Snowden.

drugs

White House Advisory Says Cryptocurrencies Used for Fentanyl Purchases

| William Foxley

The White House advisories state "convertible virtual currencies," particularly bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, and monero, are actively being used…

Authorities Seize Crypto Mining Equipment from Nuclear Power Plant

| Daniel Kuhn

Two raids of the South Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plant uncovered GPUs, hard drives, and cooling equipment used to mine cryptocurrencies.

New Flexa Tech Will Let You Spend Bitcoin From Other Apps Too

| Brady Dale

Mobile wallets and other apps will soon be able to plug into Flexa's payment rails and offer crypto payments to retailers.

Gemini Heads Down Under With Crypto Exchange Launch in Australia

| William Foxley

Australia becomes the latest international location for the U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange.

Travelport, IBM Collaborate on Blockchain for Hotel Commissions

| Daniel Kuhn

Blockchain will reduce the amount of discrepancies in booking data caused by hotel no-shows, overstays, and room modifications.