The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a grant to blockchain project Factom for live testing a platform for securing camera and sensor data.
Two of Russia's largest banks are planning to launch a cryptocurrency portfolio product for their private banking clients, Kommersant reported.
The Bank of International Settlements intends to publish two cryptocurrency-focused chapters of its annual report this weekend.
Ripple is funding a blockchain research initiative at the University of Texas at Austin's McCombs School of Business.
The Russian Association of Corporate Treasurers is joining the nation's central bank in trialing the government-run Masterchain blockchain platform.
Former Telegram director of special projects Anton Rosenberg is launching Mikado, a crypto derivatives trading platform.
A major shopping center in Slovenia is widening a cryptocurrency payments pilot across 24 businesses.
The RBI has responded to a query about why it moved to block banks from dealing with crypto businesses earlier this year.
A Russian county website was hijacked, redirecting visitors to a cryptocurrency mining malware site.
The Moscow Exchange wants to list information about token sales, its CEO said Friday. However, the exchange won't directly sell tokens.