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21 Events CryptoCanucks Will Attend During Toronto Blockchain Week

CryptoCanucks is proud to be an official media partner for Toronto Blockchain Week in Toronto, Canada. TBW will be filled with events related to Blockchain Technology on topics such as enterprise applications, accounting, cybersecurity, legal issues, investments and more. There is so much excitement surrounding TBW that Mayor John Tory proclaimed the week of April … Continued


KoreConX Webinar Sheds Light on Digital Securities: An Industry Evolving

Security Tokens? Tokenization of Securities? Distributed Ledger Technology? Oscar Jofre and Darren Marble Will Discuss It All   [New York, NY – March 27, 2019] – After the success of the first KoreWebinar, KoreConX now brings an extensive conversation about the ever-changing landscape of traded private securities. As the ICO/STO market collapses, companies require a … Continued


5 Organizations Empowering Women in Blockchain

Today is International Women’s Day. A day to celebrate women’s achievement, raise awareness against bias and take action for equality. This is especially true in the blockchain/cryptocurrency space where the percentage of women invested and involved is far lower than that of men. Despite the statistics, The following 5 organizations are marking a call to … Continued



Canadian Exchange Account Holders Are Owed $250 Million

Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, QuadrigaCX, has filed for credit protection in Nova Scotia, just the latest in a series of bizarre turns for the Vancouver-based Bitcoin dealer. As many as 115,000 account holders are owed $250 million, which is locked up in “cold storage” only accessible to the recently deceased founder and CEO, Gerald Cotten … Continued


How Gaming Could Drive Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Adoption

Cryptocurrencies are becoming part of the growing gaming sector, but you won’t hear the term “Bitcoin” anywhere. Game developers are now creating their own virtual and cryptocurrencies, driven by digital-hungry Millenial and Gen Z generations. Society’s two youngest economically active groups have more interest in cryptocurrency than any other; they also like to play video … Continued


The Profitability of Crypto Mining Explained

Once upon a time, cryptocurrency mining was a hobby that could be taken up by pretty much anyone. University students would have mining rigs set up in their dorm rooms verifying transactions at all times of the day. A nice profit could be made without paying much attention to the computer eating up electricity in … Continued


Deloitte and RiskBlock Alliance Want to Bring Blockchain to Canada’s Insurers

Global consulting firm Deloitte, an early adopter of blockchain, recently added blockchain insurance consortium supporter to its roster of accomplishments. supporting a consortium of insurance companies seeking to implement blockchain in the insurance industry. The Institutes RiskBlock Alliance is a group of now 40 risk management and insurance companies looking to accelerate the “time to … Continued


8 Reasons Why Ripple Will Fail

Recently, Ripple announced that 13 financial institutions will be integrated into their blockchain network. The total number of partnered institutions has now exceeded 200. In addition to this, Ripple has surpassed Ethereum and is now the second largest cryptocurrency in terms of market capitalization. However, blockchain is a technology that hopes to revolutionize commerce and … Continued


10 Not-So-Obvious Things Crypto and Blockchain Have Made Better

At the inception of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency was parroted as a transformative technology ready to change the world for the better. However, in recent years, the dialogue around crypto and blockchain has shifted from radical new applications to the investment characteristics of coins. This means that a lot of interesting projects and applications being launched in … Continued