Formerly Top Three Crypto Exchange BTCC Relaunches, Plans to Issue Native Token

The BTCC Bitcoin exchange, formerly known as BTC China, has relaunched its crypto trading platform today. BTCC, formerly known as BTC China, has relaunched its crypto trading platform and revealed plans to issue its own native token, according a company announcement Monday, July 2. The rehauled crypto exchange is now live, offering trading for Bitcoin … Read more

From Russia to Macedonia: How Cryptocurrencies Are Regulated in Eastern Europe

Map of cryptocurrencies: regulations, exchanges and blockchain initiatives. On June 30, Russia saw a launch of a first crypto investment bank aimed to hold initial coins offerings (ICO), while the government is is expected to pass its major crypto and blockchain-related regulatory bill this week.   Meanwhile, there’s been more news coming from Eastern Europe: … Read more

Platform to Launch Security Audit Contests for Crypto Exchanges With $2 Million Reward Pool

sponsored A platform plans to set time limits for experts to find vulnerabilities. The cybersecurity researchers will then be rewarded for their cumulative discoveries. An Ethereum blockchain-powered platform Buglab aims to strengthen information security by transforming the process of finding vulnerabilities into challenges — or “contests” — for certified cybersecurity testers. By setting time limits … Read more

A $4,600 Ticket to This Networking Experiment Excludes All Men and Includes Only Heavily Vetted Women

The price of experimental networking on a Finnish island that has banned men, and only accepts heavily vetted women, is 4,000 euros, or $4,600. The package includes self-help tools that can lead participants down a different career path, as well as cognitive training to expel any negative thoughts. Roughly 7,000 women applied after the island … Read more

Abu Dhabi Global Market Launches Crypto Regulatory Framework

The financial authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market has launched a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency activities following the completion of a public consultation. The market’s financial watchdog has also published a guideline explaining how crypto asset activities are now regulated. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Crypto Regulatory Framework Launched Abu Dhabi … Read more

US mobile app Mezu fires up with privacy promise

Ohio-based mobile payments firm Mezu has launched with the offer of giving and receiving money without sharing personal information. “Too many companies are still playing fast and loose with people’s personal data” The firm explains its privacy rationale: “If you’ve ever been stuck without cash, you know the feeling. You want to tip your bartender … Read more

INGOT Coin Announces ‘Komorebi’ Alliance for ICOs

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Komorebi, a strategic alliance of ICOs led by INGOT Coin, is set to build a single platform that brings together their communities by simultaneously combining their numerous diverse … Read more

PwC Report Finds That 2018 ICO Volume is Already Double That of Previous Year

A report from PwC states the volume of ICOs so far in 2018 is twice that of the entire year last year According to a joint report from consulting firm PwC and the Swiss Crypto Valley Association, Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are booming despite the price collapse of cryptocurrencies, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports today, June … Read more

Sensory’s biometric tech powers 24 banking apps

US biometrics security company Sensory has revealed its TrulySecure technology is now being used by two dozen banks, including Alior, Axis, Banorte, ICICI, Maybank, Mizuho Bank, and Qatar Islamic Bank, reports Julie Muhn at Finovate. Are you a Sensory lover? TrulySecure, the company’s face and voice biometrics technology, is FIDO-certified to secure mobile applications for financial services companies. The solution … Read more