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The Cryptocurrency Boom – A Year Later

A year ago, one Bitcoin would have cost around $7,500 CAD. Two months later one Bitcoin was worth nearly $26,000 CAD. A year later, Bitcoin slumped to under $9,000 CAD. To say Bitcoin has experienced price volatility is an understatement. Amidst that boom and volatility, the world found out what a cryptocurrency is. During this … Continued

How Dentons Canada’s Tracy Molino is Modernizing Finance with Blockchain

Blockchain technology continues to receive praise and interest from financial institutions looking to better their services and improve global remittance. While the technology is not yet the global standard, Canadian champions like Tracy Molino are building the framework for a world where that may soon be the case. As part of a regular series, Coinsquare … Continued

Ally, Powered by Skrumble Network, Announces 100K Users

Blockchain powered decentralized application for P2P communication acquires significant user base, on track for mainstream adoption TORONTO — (October 26, 2018) — Skrumble Network (SKM), the world’s first public chain for decentralized communication-centric connections and financial transactions, today announced that Ally, its first decentralized application (dApp), has accumulated over 100,000 users, in turn becoming one … Continued

Dash Enhances User Experience with Uphold Integration into Dash Wallet

Integration will allow Dash Wallet users to buy and sell Dash directly from the wallet with Visa and Mastercard, or directly from a bank account in the United States and European Union PRESS RELEASE: Las Vegas, NV — October 23, 2018 — Dash, the leading cryptocurrency for payments and e-commerce, has announced that Uphold, the leading digital money platform, … Continued

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Blockchain: The Future of Smart Home Automation & Security

By: Chanda Parashar, MLG Contributor This piece is part of a collaboration with MLG Blockchain Consulting,  a leading global blockchain development and consulting firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with a distributed team across North America, Europe and Asia that is focused on building next generation applications using blockchain and smart contract technology.   “Automation has been at … Continued

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BRI Welcomes Ten New Industry Leaders to Its Membership

Toronto, CANADA; September 4th, 2018 – The Blockchain Research Institute today welcomed over ten new members, bringing the total membership to nearly 70 leaders in enterprise, government and blockchain technology. New members include Cisco, ExxonMobil, Intuit, JumpStart, Procter & Gamble, Reliance Industries, and Tata Consultancy Services. Also included are a number of Blockchain Pioneers, a membership category dedicated to … Continued

World Economic Forum Finds Blockchain Could Enable $1 Trillion in Trade

A white paper published by the World Economic Forum, in collaboration with global consulting firm Bain & Company, found that blockchain’s distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and other “fourth industrial revolution” technologies offer new efficiencies to SME’s and emerging markets involved in global trade. These improvements in efficiencies could lead to a $1 trillion dollar improvement … Continued

RBC and WWF Monitor Canada’s Fresh Water Supply on Blockchain

Watersheds, or water catchment areas, supply vital fresh water supplies which are both important parts of our environmental ecosystem and sources of our eventual fresh drinking water. The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Canada are supporting a blockchain project that could help to protect valuable water resources. WWF Canada’s … Continued

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CryptoCanucks Podcast Episode 3: Presearch

Presearch is an open, decentralized search engine that rewards community members with Presearch Tokens for their usage, contribution to, and promotion of the platform. In a world where one company controls 77% of all searches, influencing trillions of dollars in spending, shaping perceptions and effectively acting as the primary gatekeeper to the Internet, a new, open … Continued

World-Renowned Open Blockchain Expert Andreas M. Antonopoulos to Keynote HoshoCon

Antonopoulos joins impressive speaker roster at first-of-its-kind blockchain security conference   Las Vegas, NV – August 28, 2018 – HoshoCon has announced best-selling author and one of the world’s foremost open blockchain experts Andreas M. Antonopoulos as the event’s keynote speaker. Antonopoulos will bring an extensive breadth of knowledge to the inaugural blockchain security conference, … Continued

CryptoCanucks Podcast Ep. 2: MEVU

meVu is a decentralized, peer-to-peer gaming application that will allow players to test their skills and compete individually or in pooled games. meVu allows players to create custom social bets or bets predicting the outcomes of popular sporting events, including but not limited to: European and American Football, Baseball, Hockey, Basketball, MMA and Boxing.   CLICK HERE … Continued

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Jamaica Stock Exchange Selects Canadian Fintech Company Blockstation to Deliver Cryptocurrency Trading

One of the First to Offer Live Digital Currency Trading Through a Regulated Stock Exchange Kingston, Jamaica /Toronto, Canada – August 14th, 2018 –The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) today announced it has selected Toronto-based Fintech company Blockstation to enable investors to trade blockchain tokens within a recognized and secure regulatory framework. Consequently, the JSE has … Continued

Hosho’s Inaugural Conference Prioritizes Blockchain Security, Encouraging Stewardship of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Ecosystem.

Las Vegas, NV – July 30,  2018 – HoshoCon, happening October 9th – 11th in Las Vegas, NV.  In keeping with Hosho’s mission to grow the Blockchain space to its fullest potential, the Las Vegas based Blockchain Security company launched HoshoCon – a 3-day conference offering workshops, coworking spaces, and networking opportunities with some of … Continued

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Crypto Invest Summit Founders Josef Holm & Alon Goren Launch GHV, a Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Investment Fund

  Santa Monica & Westlake Village, CA – Josef Holm and Alon Goren today announced the launch of Goren Holm Ventures (GHV), a cryptocurrency and blockchain investment fund and advisory group.  GHV invests in and also incubates projects related to blockchain technology, digital currency, crypto assets and marketing and/or servicing those products. As the founders … Continued