Monthly Archives: May 2018

Malta Government to Enhance Public Transportation Using Blockchain Technology

Malta has entered a partnership with Omnitude — a multi-enterprise blockchain middleware platform — to use the blockchain to enhance its public transportation service by developing a transport and logistics platform using the company’s middleware technology. Ian Borg, Malta’s Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects, commented in a press release, “We believe in Omnitude’s blockchain technology and its broad use-cases for the government. We can see its potential in a range of government departments and it will form a cornerstone technology platform as part of our […]

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Cryptocurrency Brokerage Service Genesis Global Granted Bitlicense

On May 17 the Digital Currency Group initiative and Over-the-Counter (OTC) cryptocurrency service, Genesis Global Trading, announced that Genesis was recently granted the New York state Bitlicense. The company that provides OTC solutions to institutional buyers can now operate freely in New York — A territory that many call, ‘the financial capital of the world,’ as Genesis aims to provide significant BTC, BCH, ETC, LTC, ZEC, XRP, and ETH liquidity in the state. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Upgrade Milestone Complete: 32MB and New Features   DCG Backed Genesis Global […]

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Meet Akari-Pay: The BCH-Powered Website Payment Platform

On May 17 the Akari Global Foundation, an organization that aims to promote the increased adoption of Bitcoin Cash (BCH), launched a payment platform for BCH acceptance called Akari-Pay Advanced. The launch of Akari-Pay reveals a one-file BCH payment/donate page that doesn’t require any coding knowledge to utilize the platform. Also read: Federal Reserve Pres: People Want Dollar, Not Volatile Crypto Akari Global Foundation Launches Akari-Pay, a One-File Bitcoin Cash Payment/Donate Page There have been lots of developments happening throughout the BCH community over the past 48 […]

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IBM and Veridium to Transform Carbon Credits into Blockchain-Based Tokens

IBM has partnered with environmental fintech startup Veridium Labs to turn carbon credits — tradable instruments that provide an economic incentive to those who want to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions — into blockchain-based tokens. In a joint press release, the two companies announced a collaboration to “transform the carbon credit market using IBM blockchain technology with the goal of making it easier for companies to offset their environmental footprints.” “By using a public, permissioned blockchain network, we can help Veridium create a new sustainable marketplace that […]

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One-on-One w/Andy Hoffman – Episode 38 – Special Guest Zack Voell

In the 38th installment of CryptoGoldCentral.com’s “One-on-One” interview series – which proudly, is part of the World Crypto Network – Andy is pleased to host Zack Voell, the host of weekly Bitcoin-related podcasts at @thecoinpod – who can also be found at @zackvoell. Powered by WPeMatico

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Alec Baldwin’s Lambo Movie Backed by Crypto Tech

This year it appears crypto is ready for its close up. Hollywood has come knocking in significant ways. Alec Baldwin (The Boss Baby, SNL, Mission Impossible), Antonio Banderas (Shrek, Zorro, Spy Kids), and Oscar-winning filmmaker Bobby Moresco (Crash, Million Dollar Baby) are presently filming Lamborghini. It’s a biographical movie about Ferruccio Lamborghini, namesake behind the ecosystem’s favorite icon for crypto wealth. Fittingly, it’s also co-produced by Tatatu, a social entertainment company run on blockchain tech. Also read: Ver’s Sci-Fi Novel Life, Voorhees Buys Tucker’s Tie for $27k […]

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Streamr Launches Real-Time Data Marketplace, Partners With Nokia and OSIsoft

Streamr, the blockchain-based data platform based in Zug, Switzerland, launched their real-time data Marketplace on May 16, 2018, during a presentation at Consensus 2018. This was followed by an announcement of partnerships with Nokia and OSIsoft. The Streamr Marketplace connects data producers and consumers through a web-based application where data consumers can pay for access to real-time data streams listed by data providers. For example, a recent partnership between Streamr and Hewlett Packard Enterprise will allow vehicle data to be monetized in real-time. Vehicles generate data that […]

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Fred Wilson Explains Why Warren Buffett Doesn’t Get Bitcoin

Yesterday, May 16, 2018, well-known venture capitalists Fred Wilson and Balaji Srinivasan, the latter of which is now the CTO at Coinbase, had a chat with Wall Street Journal reporter Paul Vigna on the mainstage of Consensus 2018. During the discussion, Srinivasan and Wilson were asked for their opinions on recent comments made by Warren Buffett, Nouriel Roubini and other notable bitcoin skeptics who have been quoted in the media recently. In their responses, the pair of tech investors (but mostly Wilson) pointed out the differences between […]

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SEC Launches its Own ICO ‘HoweyCoin’ To Educate Investors

As the crypto Industry continues to grow by leaps and bounds across the globe, we get to see a lot of ICOs being launched and even the SEC, who is currently after companies that are allegedly into scam ICOs, has launched its own ICO. Yes, it comes as a shocker, but they really did! The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in a press release, announced that it has created an ICO and encouraged investors to grab the opportunity. The ICO, “HoweyCoin,” was dubbed after the Howey Test […]

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