Version 1.1.4 Gives Wasabi Wallet a Boost in Privacy, Security and UX

Wasabi Wallet has released version 1.1.4 of its privacy-focused wallet and the latest upgrade comes with security-bolstering features, improved performance and a curiously named — but definitely useful — new “Lurking Wife Mode.” Proudly advertised as the wallet that lets users “reclaim [their] privacy,” the Wasabi desktop wallet is indeed a favorite of bitcoiners who …

Ledger Appoints Its President Pascal Gauthier as New CEO

French hardware crypto wallet producer Ledger has named its president, Pascal Gauthier, as the new chief executive officer of the company. The news was announced in a press release published on April 24. Gauthier —  a seed investor and board member —  initially joined Ledger as its president, and will now reportedly be in charge …

Cryptocurrency Godfather David Chaum on Blockchain's Potential

Full Elixxir Platform Keynote Video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYGwODG3JGs&t Elixxir’s Founder & CEO, David Chaum, has been traveling the world explaining his new full-stack blockchain platform to the public. Join us for the ride as the Godfather of Cryptocurrency explains blockchain’s potential, and how Elixxir’s gold-standard cryptography delivers a scalable platform that will facilitate mainstream adoption of …

63% of Europeans Say That Crypto Will Exist in 10 Years, But Only 49% Believe in Bitcoin

63% of Europeans are confident that crypto will still exist in 10 years, according to new research from bitFlyer. London-based fintech publication FStech reported on the survey on April 24. Tokyo-based crypto exchange bitFlyer, which was licensed to operate in the European Union in 2018, reportedly polled 10,000 respondents in Europe to find out what …

French Banking Giant Issues $112 Million Bond on Public Ethereum Blockchain

The blockchain bug seems to have bitten French banking giant Societe Generale to a point of no return. A little over a year ago, the third largest bank in France by assets unveiled a blockchain-based trade finance platform for all its corporate clients, the we.trade platform. Now Societe Generale has found another use case for …

Binance Coin (BNB) Falters Pushing Bitcoin Dominance Index to 2019 High

Binance Coin (BNB), the best performing cryptocurrency in 2019, is having hard times maintaining its recent gains despite major developments. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin dominance index has hit its highest so far in 2019.  Binance Coin Struggles As Bitcoinist reported last week, Binance Coin (BNB) 00 is amongst the best performing cryptocurrencies in 2019 so far. Year-to-date, …

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South Korean Hospital to Create Blockchain Medical Data Management Platform

Blockchain-powered medical data marketplace Longenesis and biotechnology company Insilico Medicine have entered into an agreement with South Korean hospital Gil Medical Center to create a blockchain-based health data management solution. The development was announced in a press release published on April 23. As part of the collaboration, the parties intend to develop a blockchain-powered platform …

CZ’s Kumbaya Moment with Ethereum Proves Crypto Has Turned a Corner

By CCN: These are heady times for Binance Coin (BNB), the in-house cryptocurrency launched by the world’s largest crypto exchange, Binance. BNB hit a new all-time high a few days ago and the exchange successfully launched Binance chain, which features BNB and marks the coin’s independence from Ethereum. The cryptosphere has been filled with noises …