All posts by Blockzone Team

Amazon Gets Deeper into Blockchain, What Does it Mean For Crypto?

When huge tech or commerce companies get into blockchain it makes the headlines. They don’t come much bigger than retail giant Amazon which has just launched two new distributed ledger services.

Millions of Funds Transferred From Binance, CZ Confirms Funds Are SAFU

Millions of funds are transferred out of Binance, CZ confirmed that it's according to the plan, which is announced a couple of days ago.

Steemit Lays Off 70% of Its Staff, Citing Crypto Bear Market

Blockchain startup Steemit has laid off close to 70 percent of its staff, citing the prolonged bear market for cryptocurrency.

For Asian Miners To Continue To Survive, Efficiency Has To Be Doubled Down

When Bitcoin was introduced, very few individuals understood what it was let alone what it could achieve. Although a few prominent investors were interested, the crash of BTC thanks to the Mt. Gox hack plus the overall levels of uncertainty linked to BTC made investors uncertain and refrained from investing. However, through the years, more ...

Blockchain Oil Trading Platform Backed by Shell and BP Is Now Live

A blockchain platform built by Vakt Global, a consortium venture set up by major firms including Shell and BP, has launched to bring new efficiencies to energy commodities trading.

Former Huobi Executive Floats New Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

It would seem that tech entrepreneurs like James Ju aren’t put off by the current state of the cryptocurrency market, so much so that he has rounded up a group of investors to fund his latest venture of opening a crypto exchange.

OKEx Will Delist Another Wave of Trading Pairs Over ‘Weak Liquidity’

Major Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced it was delisting a second swathe of trading pairs due to “weak liquidity” in a blog post Nov. 27.

Fake Developer Sneaks Malicious Code into BitPay’s Copay Wallet

The Copay wallet from U.S.-based bitcoin payments processor BitPay has been compromised by a hacker, the firm says.

Taiwan is Tightening Regulations on Crypto Exchanges, Possible Pressure From China?

On November 2, Taiwan officially tightened anti-money laundering (AML) policies targeted at crypto exchanges, requesting exchanges to monitor and prevent any illegal transaction processed using digital assets.

Crypto Exchange Bitstamp Rolls Out Tech to Spot Market Manipulation

Bitstamp, one of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges, is upgrading its tech arsenal in a bid to attract institutional investors.

Hong Kong’s 2nd Largest Terminal Operator Adopts Blockchain to Document Logistics Data

Modern Terminals, the second largest container terminal operator in Hong Kong, has joined the TradeLens project, a blockchain-enabled technological solution developed by Maersk and IBM.

Binance is Adding PAX Trading Pairs to Its New Stablecoin Market

Leading crypto exchange Binance is making changes to the way it lists stablecoins. As of November 29, it will launch a number of trading pairs with the newer fiat-backed token, Paxos Standard (PAX).