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Blockpass Completes Integration with Polygon, Enhancing Cross-Chain KYC Offering

HONG KONG, Nov 5, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Blockpass is proud to announce its recent integration with Polygon, the interoperability and scalability solution. Blockpass will provide essential KYC services for the Polygon protocol and framework as it is used to build and connect Ethereum-compatible blockchain networks. As part of this integration, the Blockpass Mobile App has already been updated to support Polygon crypto addresses. Polygon has progressed rapidly in its mission to solve major blockchain issues and pain points like high gas fees and slow speeds, without sacrificing on

Pledge Finance Holds Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit 2021

Since the market boom of decentralized finance (DeFi) and non-fungible tokens (NFT) in 2021, there have been a number of conferences and summits designed to grow the industry further and promote mainstream adoption. One of such summits is the Stanford DeFi & NFT Summit 2021. The event was conducted by Pledge Finance, a blockchain-powered, decentralized lending protocol with headquarters in Palo Alto, CaliforniaUnited States. Details of the Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit The DeFi & NFT Summit 2021 was conducted by Pledge Finance on September 24 at the Stanford Faculty

Deloitte Survey: Crypto Will Rival or Replace Fiat Within 10 Years

In brief The majority of finance professionals thought that blockchain has a lot of potential in their businesses. But many said there are major obstacles, such as old infrastructure, patchy regulatory frameworks, and glaring cybersecurity risks. Deloitte's annual global blockchain survey has found that 76% of finance professionals think that digital assets “will serve as a strong alternative to, or outright replacement for, fiat currencies in the next 5–10 years.”Deloitte is one of the “Big Four” accounting firms along with KPMG, EY, and PwC. It’s conducted a blockchain survey for

Alibaba Group Luncurkan Pasar NFT Guna Perdagangan Hak Cipta Karya Seni

Kanalcoin.com – Non-fungible token atau NFT adalah sebuah teknologi blockchain yang mampu menekan adanya pembajakan sebuah karya seni yang dinilai dapat merugikan penciptanya. NFT ini dapat memberikan sebuah duplikasi resmi yang memiliki kesamaan dengan sebuah aset yang bersifat asli. Artinya, karya-karya seni yang masuk di dalam NFT dan sudah terdaftar di HAKI (Hak Kekayaan Intelektual) akan diedarkan dan dijual secara resmi melalui teknologi tersebut dengan menukarkan atau membelinya melalui cryptocurrency. Sehingga, pembeli akan tercatat sebagai pemilik dari barang yang dibelinya dengan memiliki sertifikasi yang resmi pula. Hal ini menjadi sebuah

UK Police Seize USB Stick With Ethereum Worth $9.5 Million

British detectives have seized $22.25 million from operators of an international cryptocurrency scam. Among the items seized was a USB stick containing ethereum worth $9.5 million. The police are now attempting to contact the victims of this scam to return their funds. UK Police Seize Crypto in USB Stick The U.K.’s Greater Manchester Police announced Wednesday that its Economic Crime Unit has seized a USB stick containing “huge amounts of ethereum, the second largest crypto currency after bitcoin.” The USB stick was discovered after the police arrested a 23-year-old male

DigiMax Expands Global Marketing into Asia with Signing of Collaboration Deal in Hong Kong

STRATEGIC INVESTMENT PARTNER, KIROBO LAUNCHES  P2P SWAP BUTTON TORONTO, ON / July 28, 2021 / DigiMax Global Inc. (the "Company" or "DigiMax") (CSE:DIGI)(OTC:DBKSF), a company that provides artificial intelligence (“AI”) and cryptocurrency technology solutions, is pleased to announce that it has signed its first collaboration agreement to expand CryptoHawk services into Hong Kong and surrounding areas. CryptoHawk is an Artificial Intelligence driven, price-trend prediction tool that can be profitably used by any investor interested in trading Bitcoin or Ethereum.  The tool is different as it uses AI and machine learning

What new fintech Nomu Pay gets from Wirecard’s assets

Finch Capital, an Amsterdam-based venture firm, has funded the creation of a payments fintech called Nomu Pay that is being sewn together out of a series of domestic businesses of the failed Wirecard. The VC has brought Peter Burridge in to run the new business. Burridge has a long track record in technology, having served as president of a company called Hyperwallet that he sold to PayPal, among other roles. Burridge is meant to run Nomu Pay from Singapore, but he spoke with DigFin from his native New Zealand, where

Community-Funded Bitcoin Awareness Campaign Unveiled in Hong Kong

Since 2012, the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong has been one of the strongest local communities focused on Bitcoin, boasting a current membership of over 5,000 people. During the month of September, the organization will be using donations to buy advertising space that feature informative statements highlighting “the risks and merits of Bitcoin”. “The goal is mainly to kickstart a conversation around the merits of Bitcoin, especially in the context of the ongoing economic challenges,” explained Leo Weese, co-founder of the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong. “I think the beauty of

Bitcoin Reddit Roundup – August 2020

Welcome to the 3rd edition of Reddit Roundup by Nik and Flip of Bitcoin Magazine!This contains 40 links to most of the best quality content that was uploaded to Reddit for this month. Most links come from the popular r/bitcoin, but we also retrieved posts from other ones as well such as r/BitcoinMining.In this roundup, there are 10 different categories each link falls under, and the categories are: Privacy, Adoption, Development, Security, Mining, Business, Education, Regulation & Politics, Archaeology (Financial Incumbents), and last but not least Memes, Fun, And Other.Some

Linear Finance $LINA: A Delta-One Asset Protocol

The decentralized finance (DeFi) landscape continues to see the entrance of new services to help support and maintain a high growth rate. The latest addition to this space is Linear Finance. From a distance, this project makes it easy to transition from traditional finance to DeFi-powered platforms. With the birth of these new platforms, the major hindrance to their uptake has been smoothly convincing those accustomed to traditional finance that the other side actually looks greener. Table of Contents Background Drey Ng The project is led by Drey Ng and