How Cyprus Is Becoming the Next Blockchain Hotspot

How Cyprus Is Becoming the Next Blockchain Hotspot

Despite the ongoing decline of prices, the blockchain market made some considerable leaps in terms of regulations and adoption in 2018. One of the more definite trends can be found in smaller nations updating their…

Crypto firm Lykke surrenders license in Cyprus

Crypto firm Lykke surrenders license in Cyprus

Cryptocurrency startup Lykke has voluntarily surrendered its Cyprus license. The firm, which offered a crypto exchange and wallet, has been regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchanges Commission (CySEC) for over a year now. However, according to…

Euro zone banks get 73 billion euro ECB relief to withstand pandemic 

Euro zone banks get 73 billion euro ECB relief to withstand pandemic 

The European Central Bank on Thursday gave euro zone banks relief worth 73 billion euros from a key capital requirement in order to help them keep credit flowing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The 115 banks…

US budget deficit soars to $3tn record

US budget deficit soars to $3tn record

The US budget deficit has hit a record high of more than $3tn (£2.3tn), driven by the government’s massive spending on coronavirus relief. The federal government spent more than $6tn in the first 11 months of…

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A Cashless Society Is...

I believe the end of cash is near. I know this is controversial. I know investors don’t want to believe this. But the writing is on the wall. Personally, I think physical money has already…

How bitcoin met the...

Four months ago, Abolaji Odunjo made a fundamental change to his business selling mobile phones in a bustling street market in Lagos: He started paying his suppliers in bitcoin. Odunjo sources handsets and accessories from…

Blockchain Research Institute Establishes...

The Blockchain Research Institute, the self-described “world’s largest independent blockchain think-tank,” alongside Blockwall, a “leading blockchain investment firm,” have announced what they call the Blockchain Research Institute Europe, according to a press release from the…

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Cyprus’ Finance Minister: Blockchain Draft Bill to be Ready This Year

Cyprus’ Finance Minister: Blockchain Draft Bill to be Ready This Year

The finance minister of Cyprus, Harris Georgiades, has said that the…

How Cyprus Is Becoming the Next Blockchain Hotspot
Era Ends for Google as Founders Step Aside From a Pillar of Tech

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Cyprus’s First Municipality, Ayia Napa is Using Blockchain Technology
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5G Is The Reason Apple Will Eventually Design All Its Processors

Recently, Apple finally announced the transition of its computers to the company’s own custom-designed processors, dubbed ‘Apple Silicon.’ While I’m not entirely…