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Square Crypto Hires Lightning, Libra Developers for ‘Bitcoin Dream Team’

| Leigh Cuen

The Square Crypto team announced three more developer hires on Thursday, pulling from major companies in the crypto space.

Top Republican Touts Blockchain Privacy as Alternative to Regulating Big Tech

| Daniel Palmer

U.S. House minority leader Kevin McCarthy has argued for the use of blockchain networks in protecting users' data from "exploitation."

BIS Wants ‘Level Playing Field’ for Banks Amid Threat from Facebook

| Daniel Palmer

The Bank for International Settlements has expressed concerns over the expected disruption as big tech firms like Facebook enter the financial space.

Smart Contract Startup Tapped by Google as Blockchain Partner

| John Biggs, a middleware supplier that melds traditional computing tools with dApps, has partnered with Google to get big data onto the…

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Qtum Lets Users Deploy a Full Blockchain Node on Google’s Cloud Platform

| John Biggs

Qtum releases a new instant virtual machine service on Google's Cloud Platform.

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Google Searches for ‘Bitcoin’ Hit Highest Total Since November

| Sam Ouimet

Google searches for "bitcoin" jumped to its highest level on Tuesday since Nov. 20, 2018 as the cryptocurrency surged above $5,000 on most exchanges.

Fake MetaMask App on Google Play Store Hosted Crypto Malware

| Yogita Khatri

Ethereum dapp service MetaMask was targeted by crypto-stealing malware found on Google's Play Store.

Why Google Data Scientists Are Interested in Ethereum Classic

| Leigh Cuen

Google just added BigQuery support for Ethereum Classic because startups are investing in use cases.

New WordPress Publishing Platform Will Offer Blockchain Features

| Yogita Khatri

WordPress is launching a news publishing platform backed by Google and ConsenSys, with blockchain tools on offer from Civil.

Google Policy Change Forces Bitcoin Wallet to Remove Security Features

| Christine Kim

Privacy-focused bitcoin wallet Samourai said Google's "extremely restrictive policies" forced exclusion of key security and privacy focused features…