Asus Allows Gamers to Mine Crypto With Their Idle Graphics Cards
Taiwan-based tech giant Asus is now letting gamers use the number crunching power of their graphics cards to earn aRead more.
Russian Economic Minister Says BTC Is ‘Soap Bubble’ But Lauds Crypto’s Influence on Tech
The Minister of Economic Development of Russia referred to Bitcoin (BTC) as a “soap bubble” that has led to investors’ losses, Russian informational agency RBK reportedRead more.
Microsoft Japan Partners With Startup to Increase Domestic Blockchain Uptake
The Japanese arm of computer giant Microsoft has partnered with nascent blockchain startup LayerX to “accelerate” uptake of the technology, Cointelegraph Japan reported Nov. 30.Read more.
Mining Giant Bitmain Launches Crypto Index for Investors
Beijing-based cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain has launched a new cryptocurrency index as a benchmark for investors.Read more.
Chinese Crypto Miner to Launch Remittance-Friendly Digital Peso in Philippines in H1 2019
Huaren Capital had entered the Philippines’ business territory to expand its crypto mining business. But the Chinese firm has foundRead more.
Manila Residents Paid in Ethereum For Cleaning Up Philippines’ Polluted Beaches
A decentralized application (dApp) based on the Ethereum (ETH) network will begin rewarding residents of Manila, the Philippines, with ETH for cleaning up a heavilyRead more.
Malaysia’s Finance Minister: Crypto Regulation to be Enforced in Q1 2019
Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has revealed that a new set of comprehensive regulations guiding the activities of cryptoRead more.
South Korea to Test Blockchain-based Voting Prior to Integration with Online Voting
Blockchain voting could soon be a reality in South Korea if the trial on a system based on distributed ledger technology turnsRead more.
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.Read 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, hasRead more.