Binance Launches Platform in Uganda and Changpeng Zhao Donates $500k to Charities

Binance has decided to expand its trading platform to the African continent. This time, the selected country has been Uganda. It will be possible for users in the country to purchase and sell virtual currencies for Ugandan shilling. At the same time, Binance CEO, Changpeng Zhao, has decided to donate $500,000 dollars to charities in

Indian Police Begin Operations To Restrict Cryptocurrency Trading In The Country

It’s weird, really weird, how people tend to associate themselves with blockchain but want absolutely nothing to do with cryptocurrencies. Essentially, blockchain is the underlying technology that powers cryptocurrencies and records every single cryptocurrency transaction on the market. This attitude of “blockchain, not crypto” has been condemned by some, like Coinbase’s CTO, Balaji Srinivasan, saying

WeedMD and Blockstrain launch Proprietary Genome Tracking Software to Protect Cannabis Genetics & Intellectual Property

WeedMD Inc., a distributor of medical-grade cannabis, and Blockstrain Technology Corp. are pleased to announce the kick off the launch of Blockstrain’s proprietary genome tracking software. The announcement has come following the collection and registration of WeedMD’s cannabis plant DNA. The Blockstrain solution is a company designed to expedite DNA testing of cannabis strains, and

Blockchain Company WePower Announces Plans to Tokenize Estonian Power Grid

WePower Blockchain energy company has announced plans to deliver a landmark nationwide energy tokenisation pilot project in Estonia in partnership with transmission system operator (TSO) Elering – paving the way for the digital revolution of the energy sector. In a press release, Kaspar Karleep, CTO of WePower, said: “Projects of this scale and ambition haven’t been

Richard Branson’s Extreme Tech Challenge announces 2018 Winner of its fourth annual Competition on Necker Island

Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC), an event organized by Richard Branson, taking place on his private island, has announced that Power Ledger is their winner for 2018. Every year, the Extreme Tech Challenge launches its contestants into unprecedented levels of notoriety while exposing them to some of the most influential people in the tech industry. Only

Kraken has been flooded with Tether tokens, despite the downtrend

There is a huge flood of Tether (USDT) tokens into 1 particular wallet address. The address belongs to the Kraken exchange. Kraken remains one of the few places in the world, where you can convert your USDT into USD. The exchange’s wallet balance currently stands at 47.2 million USDT. According to the Tether rich-list, the

Geocold51: How Easy it is to Execute the 51% Attack

There are many cases where college freshmen were actually held down by their professors. The limits enforced by the institution have been a cage for those smart enough to think ahead and for themselves. One such example is a college freshman, who is ready to steal your cryptocurrency just to prove it can be done

IBM Integrates Blockchain And A.I To Revolutionise How You Travel

IBM is transforming the future of transport and you will never see it in the same light ever again. A very recent partnership with Travelport is meant to help use Blockchain technology and Artificial Intelligence (A.I) to transform the way businesses manage the spending on corporate travels. The initiative will emerge as the first of