Monday, 20 August 2018

Through a four-day test of a know-your-customer (KYC) compliance system, a group of 39 participants were able to make 300 transactions in 19 countries with an app from Synechron built on R3’s Corda blockchain platform.

Talk about a mix of the old and the new. Oklahoma-based Classic Recreations, known for rebuilding and updating vintage Ford Mustangs, now accepts cryptocurrency as payment. The company claims to be the first custom-car builder to do so.

Cyber hackers hitting victims with malware are proliferating today's society – seeking cryptocurrency as ransom – and are now targeting municipalities in addition to the private sector, as The Wall Street Journal reported.

Charles Hoskinson, CEO of IOHK – the team leading up development on the Cardano blockchain – and one of the original founders of Ethereum, has espoused his belief that the long-term outlook for crypto markets is as bright as ever, despite the market slump that has been occurring over the last six months.

The Tokyo District Court on Friday put on hold the ongoing bankruptcy proceedings for MtGox Co. and issued an order to start civil rehabilitation proceedings for the now defunct Tokyo-based major bitcoin exchange.

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