• Market Cap: $284b

  • Feb 20, 2020

The blockchain is a decentralized system with a distributed open ledger that is publicly accessible, and its copy is stored on millions of computer systems. Blockchain became popular with the inception of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. However, it is important to note that blockchain's utility is not limited to cryptocurrency. Discover such systems in this news section.

Colorado Is The Center Of The Blockchain Economy, Attracting $50M In VC: Governor Jared Polis

Governor of Colorado, Jared Polis, spoke during the third Ethereum hackathon, EthDenver, calling on the federal government to follow the steps taken by local governments to promote the development of blockchain technology in the U...

International Money Express (Intermex) Joins RippleNet In $36B US To Mexico Remittance Market

Ripple’s new partner International Money express Inc. is one of the largest US to Mexico cross-border payments providers. In the $36 billion Mexico remittance market, the US tops the list for funds flowing in.

Bitcoin Surpasses Major Adoption Milestone, 500 Million Transactions Confirmed On The Network

While the number of Bitcoin (BTC) transactions was 250 million back in 2017, it has doubled ever since then, reaching 500 million today.

Ethereum and Tron Dominate Decentralized Blockchain Apps in 2019 as EOS Slides Behind in Q4

These two blockchain networks took the day for DApp oriented digital ledgers last year; Ethereum attracted a diverse clientele while Tron thrived in the online betting space. Some crypto enthusiasts have since dubbed the Justin Su...

Blockchain Startup Alchemy Receives $15 Million Investment Boost From Tech Giants

Alchemy is a new company that offers blockchain infrastructure and other blockchain tools for industry developers. The company has garnered almost $15 million as a contribution from top business executives from notable companies.

Zerion Receives $2 Million Investment To Build Out Its Decentralized Finance (DeFi) App

Zerion is a decentralized finances startup that has successfully received $2 million in investments from venture capital firms

Volvo starts using Blockchain to Check Source of Cobalt for Its Electric Vehicle Production

Automaker Volvo Cars, currently owned by the Chinese automotive group Geely, starts using Blockchain to Check Source of Cobalt for Its Electric Vehicle Production

Malta Based Crypto Exchange OKEx releases Data Analysis Platform for Derivatives Trading

OKEx, one of the malta based digital asset exchange releases Data Analysis Platform for Derivatives Trading

South Korea's Shinhan Bank to provide Blockchain-based Stock Lending System

Shinbank Bank, the oldest bank in South Korea to provide Blockchain-based Stock Lending System

Blockchain Analytics Startup Elliptic releases Data Set to detect Crypto Money Laundering

Elliptic has teamed up with researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and tech giant IBM and releases Data Set to detect Crypto Money Laundering